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Program Manager, Academic Coaching and Undeclared Undergraduate Studies

Categories: Southeast Region 4


University Advising Center


University of South Carolina

Date Posted:

Jan 13 2020 10:00PM

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Position Description

The Program Manager for Academic Coaching and Undergraduate Studies in the University Advising Center manages, develops, assesses, and implements advising functions related to Academic Coaching (AC) initiatives and the Undergraduate Studies (UGS) program


The Program Manager ensures that AC and UGS initiatives anticipate and meet the needs of at-risk student populations and students in academic transition. Working in close collaboration with the Associate Director, the Program Manager manages multiple levels of policy implementation and advisement procedure, regularly communicates with 11 colleges/schools and dozens of campus offices, and assures the highest level of advisement service for over 4,000 students per year. This position will also serve as a member of the UAC Administrative Team.

Application Process

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Institution Information

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment. The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.

Additional Information


Contact Information

Sarah Jerald


Required Qualifications

Masters degree in Student Services or related field and 3 years related experience, or bachelor’s degree and 5 years related experience.

Preferred Qualifications

A Master’s degree and related experience in academic advising is preferred. Status as a UAC Advisor II or above is also preferred.