Director of Distance Education Enrollment Management
May 29, 2018
Location: Unity, ME
Category: Professional Posted: Feb 15, '18
Job Description: About Unity College:
For over fifty years, Unity College has been preparing the next generation of environmental professionals and leaders to successfully face real-world challenges. We believe that we should serve a broad range of students from all backgrounds across the U.S. and the world. To be responsive to the rapidly changing needs of students and society, Unity College has adopted an enterprise model as its institutional organization, expanding the college into two distinct units that offer both undergraduate and graduate environmental degrees: flagship campus and distance education.
Our distance education unit, started in 2016, extends the effects of a Unity College education to adult learners, and beyond the physical confines of the flagship campus. Unity College Online offers affordable, accredited master's degrees and non-degree credits, ideal for working professionals seeking to advance their careers, helping students become the change maker the world needs while still honoring their commitments, wherever they are.
The Director of Enrollment Management will partner with both Unity College's President and the Chief Distance Education Officer (CDEO) to design and share creative ideas and best practices in enrollment management for recruiting and ensuring the success of adult learners in Unity College's distance education degree programs. This new position will provide vision and structure for the Distance Education admissions, enrollment and student success teams to implement.
The successful candidate will have 7-10 years of progressively responsible experience that demonstrates success in enrollment management; experience growing enrollment amongst distance, online and/or adult learners is a must. Energetic and creative candidates with interest in building a prgram from the ground up are especially encouraged to apply.
This position offers a competitive salary with generous benefits. Candidates may apply at http://bit.ly/KEESJOBS
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About Unity College
Unity College, a private college in rural Maine, provides dedicated, engaged students with a liberal arts education emphasizing the environment, natural resources, and the emerging framework of sustainability science. A common interest in developing sustainable solutions to environmental problems unites our students, staff, and faculty. Recently named to the top 30 of the Washington Monthly college rankings and Princeton Review’s Green Rating Honor Roll, Unity is rapidly becoming recognized as a national leader in sustainability science. Unity College has just finalized its five-year strategic plan designed to transform Unity College into the “A National Beacon” for Sustainability Science, with Distance Programming as a critical objective.Unity College is an Equal Opportunity Employer; applicants from under-represented populations are strongly encouraged to apply.Unity College seeks to attract employees who share a commitment to the environment and to human diversity, and who have an interest in helping students develop an understanding of the richness and complexity of individuals and society.