The Transfer Specialist is responsible for advising transfer students for purposes of enrollment and persistence of students. The Transfer Specialist facilitates transfer, provides leadership and acts as the professional resource, college liaison and advisor for the development, interpretation and implementation of transfer policies and procedures to ensure student enrollment, persistence and equity.
Specific duties include:
Advise transfer students and facilitate transfer
Provide leadership and expertise regarding transfer and credit for prior learning
Develop positive and professional partnerships with a variety of people and organizations
HOURS: Monday through Thursday 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM and Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM with the possibility of working 4 - 10 hour days in the summer. (May need to work an occasional evening or weekend).
LOCATION: The primary location of this position will be at the Eden Prairie Campus, but will be available to provide service to students at both the Eden Prairie and Brooklyn Park campuses. This position will participate in student activities and events at both campuses and on occasion at off campus sites.
NOTE: To be qualified for this position, you must meet all of the following Minimum Qualifications. Ensure that your resume contains descriptions of your work experiences sufficient for comparison against the requirements stated below.
Associate's Degree in education or related field
Two years of experience in higher education in Student Services
Experience working with high school students, college students and diverse populations including adult learners, communities of color and other traditionally underserved populations
Experience assessing student needs and coordinating services
Experience establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with diverse colleagues and partners
Working knowledge of DARS or similar degree audit system, Transferology and transfer articulation
Knowledge of FERPA, MGDPA and AACRAO guidelines
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel; ISRS or similar student database; Perceptive Content/ImageNow or similar digital imaging system
Knowledge of general transfer policies
Bachelor's Degree in education or related field
Demonstrated leadership skills
Experience or skills assessing and improving equity and inclusion initiatives and efforts
Experience in admissions or registrar's office dealing with academic programs and enrollment management processes
Experience working in career and technical education, specifically within the Minnesota State System and/or HTC
Founded in 1972, Hennepin Technical College is the largest technical college in Minnesota. With campuses in Brooklyn Park and Eden Prairie, Hennepin Technical College has a diverse student population of more than 9,500 and offers degree and non-degree coursework in over 45 programs. Achieving a 99% job placement rate within its network of industry partners, Hennepin Technical College prepares students for in-demand and high-paying employment opportunities Hennepin Technical College is a member of Minnesota State, which includes 30 community and technical colleges and seven state universities serving approximately 400,000 students. It is the fourth-largest system of two-year colleges and four-year universities in the United States.
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Internal Number: 18088
About HENNEPIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE
Hennepin Technical College with campuses in Brooklyn Park and Eden Prairie is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system. The college is strategically positioned to meet the economic and workforce development needs of business and industry throughout Minnesota. HTC faculty and staff are committed to preparing students to be successful in obtaining the education and skills that can result in employment and a career. Curriculum is industry validated and delivered in an environment that emulates the work setting. Students receive a well-rounded educational experience that gives them the skills and ability to secure the first job in their career as well as to advance in their career.