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Academic Advisors provide support to students from postsecondary education institutions. Essential job duties listed on an Academic Advisor resume sample include offering education guidance, monitoring student progress, helping students meet educational requirements, and assisting at-risk students. Based on our collection of example resumes, these professionals should demonstrate education expertise, empathy, excellent communication abilities, computer competencies, and analytical thinking. Employers select candidates holding a Master's Degree in educational counseling. In some states, licensure or certification is required.

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Academic Advisor

Assisted students with class selection relative to degree requirements.

  • Taught students how to self-advise by using a simplified Degree Audit checklist.
  • Counseled students with issues beyond walls of institution (issues such as finances, family problems, etc.)
  • Trained and supervised the Freshmen Success Counselors.
  • Member of retention committee in which I developed innovative methods to improve University's retention numbers (a %15 retention rate increase).
  • Served as a special assistant to the Associate Dean. As the assistant, I acted in the stead of Associate Dean in her absence.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Liberals Arts
22

Academic Advisor

Advise students on academic, career and personal issues. This includes identifying educational and career options, assessing students' stage of development, and promoting student growth through direct guidance of analysis of options, developmental tasks, and goal setting.

  • Work directly with students to identify options to satisfy specific degree requirements; evaluate and make recommendations on petitions and adjustments to students' program of study
  • Analyze student records in preparation for appointments; collaborate with student to create 4 year plans
  • Coordinate and Administer Assessment Testing to all incoming First Year students via Canvas
  • Instruct AA0101 for first year students, focusing on extended orientation and student success skill development
  • Presents at and participates in campus events including Orientation, Admissions Open Houses, and Commencement
  • Maintain confidential academic records via Ellucian Colleague and Image Now
  • Collaborate with other staff in Academic Affairs in retention program development and student support services
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Political Science And History
MS
International And European Politics
23

Academic Advisor

Manage a caseload of 110 high school students who are at risk of dropping out or not meeting promotion criteria.

  • Develop and continually update educational achievement plans for 110 participants in collaboration with teachers and families in order to provide the best quality service to students.
  • Assist all students develop skills in the areas of personal and social growth, educational planning and career development.
  • Track students academic progress and help them address issues hindering progress.
  • Maintain accurate case files, input, and update ETO program database.
  • Facilitate monthly academic advising individual and group sessions.
  • Monitor daily attendance and follow up un-excused absences/tardiness with students and families.
  • Ensure that students receive Extended Learning Time (ELT) academic support and referrals to outside organizations.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
MA
School Counseling
24

Academic Advisor

Provide one on one academic and career counseling to current students by designing educational plans

  • Provide ongoing retention, student services to over 250 students throughout the completion of their degree program
  • Keep accurate records and track all interactions through software Talisma and SOAR/Oracle PeopleSoft
  • Advise students on Title IV Financial Aid funding, eligibility criteria, and application procedures
  • Outreach, recruitment, and provide accurate program information to prospective students
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
AS
Liberal Studies
BA
Organizational Management
MS
Counseling
Finance
25

Assistant Academic Advisor

Determine the academic support needs of At-Risk student athletes and incoming freshman through regular one-on-one academic meetings.

  • Supervise student-athletes and tutors including individual study and tutor sessions.
  • Monitor and report behaviors and grades given by instructors through the use of the NCSU's Grades First software, and AUR reports.
  • Co-teach University Studies Course (USC 103)
  • Work diligently with tutorial and mentoring program staffs to set up one-on-one tutoring.
  • Assist in engaging student-athletes in the course selection and the registration process and follow ACC and NCAA continuing eligibility requirements.
  • Assist in the supervision, creation, and oversight of study hall/tutoring appointments
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Physical Education
MS
Physical Education
EdD
Higher Education
26

Academic Advisor

Providing proactive and timely outreach and interventions with the student population through the use of several communication methods.

  • Developing programs, student activities and informational workshops to support student cohorts such as new students, students on academic warning and honor students
  • Assessing each student's stage of development academically and personally. Identifying the educational and career options appropriate for each student.
  • Working closely with Academic Affairs regarding curriculum updates, student concerns and needs.
  • Collaborating with the faculty regarding student concerns, student progress and course content.
  • Participating and supporting all key departmental operations including tracking statistics, filing proper documentation, departmental meetings, strategic planning and program assessments.
  • Understanding and monitoring institutional benchmarks and supporting all persistence endeavors.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Journalism And Mass Communications
27

Admissions Representative/ Academic Advisor

Filling in for the assistant director of admissions and handling the day to day affairs

  • Execute all tasks in compliance with University and department policies and procedures, as well as all applicable state and/or federal regulations and laws.
  • Effectively and efficiently guide new students through the enrollment and registration processes
  • Academic Advisor for Year III Medical students
  • Participate in registration, student orientation sessions, classroom presentations, assessment interpretations, and outreach activities.
  • Planning, organizing and executing public recruiting events.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Film Studies
MS
Leadership And Management
28

General Academic Advisor

Develop programs to work with students and increase interest/knowledge in the transfer student field

  • Provide academic advisement, counseling, and support to all undergraduates for Rutgers-Newark
  • Meet and advise transfer students to plan and design their curriculum
  • Provide students from Newark College of Arts and Sciences and University College general advisement general walk ins, add/drop and registration
  • Refer students to relevant information about academic and support services
  • Assist with collecting and assessing of data for year-end assessment reports for the transfer team
  • Develop and present workshops for students in specific concentrations and disciplines
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Public Administration

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