The University at Buffalo (UB), the State University of New York (SUNY), a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence, seeks an ambitious, bold, thoughtful and visible associate vice provost/director of admissions (avp/director) to lead and manage its Office of Admissions. The admissions team is executing a very strong enrollment plan which has resulted in enrolling the largest freshmen class in UB’s history (4,045 students in fall 2017) and realized a 22 percent increase in applications since 2013.
Founded in 1787 as York Academy, York College of Pennsylvania is a private college located in south central Pennsylvania with an enrollment of approximately 4,700 undergraduate and 300 graduate students. Students are from more than 30 states and 12 countries and have access to over 50 undergraduate majors. Business administration, nursing, biology, education, and engineering are among the most popular programs. Master’s Degrees in nursing, business administration and education, and a Doctoral degree in nursing practice are also offered. The College has a long tradition of dedication to the intellectual, professional and social growth of its students. The admissions team is leading a strong enrollment plan and enjoying dramatic increases in first-time student enrollment of more than 11 percent from the previous year.
Founded in 1929 by the Sisters of Mercy, Carlow University is a Catholic, master’s comprehensive institution grounded in the liberal arts with strong professional programs, committed to engaging its diverse community in a process of life-long learning, scholarship, research, and service. Degrees are offered at the baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral levels to 2,254 undergraduate and graduate students. Academic degree programs are housed within three colleges: The College of Health and Wellness, the College of Leadership and Social Change, and the College of Learning and Innovation. Carlow University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. It is proud of its Military Friendly designation and to be a College of Distinction, a Catholic College of Distinction, and a Pennsylvania College of Distinction for 2016-17. Carlow has also been selected by Abound as a provider of Top Degrees for Adult Undergraduates for 2017 and is regionally ranked by US News & World Report. The University is affiliated with the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the United States Collegiate Athletics Association (USCAA) and is a member of the NAIA’s River States Conference.
Unity College is a private, liberal arts, sustainability science-based institution with an environmental focus. The College offers Bachelor’s and Associate's degrees and currently enrolls 665 full and part-time students. Known for hands-on learning in a full range of environmental programs, a collaborative faculty and staff, and a strong community, Unity College occupies a special niche in higher education and as such has been named 2016-2017 College of Distinction. The College offers internship sites in nearly 50 states and around the world in countries such as Zimbabwe, Belize, Ghana, Chile, Iceland and Israel and study abroad opportunities in 23 countries. Unity College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC) and its mid-coast Maine location provides easy access to beaches, mountains, and Portland. Unity College enrolled its first cohort of full-time distance learning graduate students in October 2016 making this a very exciting and transformational time in the history of the College.
Columbus State University (CSU), a member institution of the University System of Georgia, is conducting a national search for the newly created position of Executive Director of Admissions. Columbus State University is located in Columbus, the second largest city in Georgia, and is approximately 90 minutes from Downtown Atlanta. The University enrolls a diverse student body of over 8,300 students distributed among four colleges located on two residential campuses, as well as within an extensive array of on-line degree offerings. The College of Business and the majority of the programs of the College of Letters and Sciences are located on the traditional campus, while the College of the Arts and the majority of the programs of the College of Education and Health Professions are located on the RiverPark Campus located in the vibrant downtown Columbus area. The University offers programs leading to certification and associate, bachelor, and doctoral degrees.
The University of Wisconsin Colleges (UWC) is the UW System’s network of 13 freshmen/sophomore campuses and UW Colleges Online that offer an Associate of Arts and Science degree and prepare students of all ages and backgrounds to transfer into baccalaureate and professional programs. Six campuses offer a Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences degree. The UW Colleges serve more than 14,000 students and plays a special role as an open door to the UW System, offering an affordable and accessible option for thousands of students who might not otherwise be able to attend college.