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4 Year Degree
The Transfer Admissions Counselor at Massachusetts College of Art and Design participates in the recruitment of new undergraduate students to MassArt. This activity includes meeting with students on campus, as well as during high school/community college visits, and representing MassArt at a variety of college night programs, college fairs, portfolio days, and other external events. Admissions Counselors represent all aspects of the college and its programs and policies when speaking to prospective students and families. The Transfer Admissions Counselor is primarily responsible for in-office recruitment and cultivation of relationships with transfer applicants; travel will be limited.
Knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint/Keynote.
Must be able to lift and transport 20-25 lbs of materials over short distances, i.e. cartons of admissions materials.
A commitment to the values of art and design in higher education
Excellent oral and written communication skills. Well-developed interpersonal skills and attitudes. Able to communicate with a wide spectrum of individuals
Strong organizational and time management skills
High energy level. Must be able to work long hours and nights and weekends as required to meet the admissions goals of the college during peak periods
Ability to respond well to pressure, adaptable to change
Visual/studio literacy -- must be able to evaluate and critique portfolios and to knowledgeably discuss the college's programs and art education in general.
Ability, interest, and willingness to travel. Current and valid driver's license is required by time of hire.
About Massachusetts College of Art & Design
At Massachusetts College of Art and Design, our academic and co-curricular programs prepare students from diverse backgrounds to participate in the creative economy as artists, designers, and educators, and to engage in the well-being of society.