Education Administrators, Postsecondary
Also called: Academic Dean, Dean, Provost, Registrar
In the Coast Guard: RL - Special Duty - Foreign Area Officer, Qualified
In the Navy: RL - Special Duty - Foreign Area Officer, Qualified
What they do:Plan, direct, or coordinate research, instructional, student administration and services, and other educational activities at postsecondary institutions, including universities, colleges, and junior and community colleges.
On the job, you would:
- Advise students on issues such as course selection, progress toward graduation, and career decisions.
- Direct, coordinate, and evaluate the activities of personnel, including support staff, engaged in administering academic institutions, departments or alumni organizations.
- Recruit, hire, train, and terminate departmental personnel.
Arts and Humanities
Education and Training
Math and Science
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Enterprise resource planning ERP software
Data base user interface and query software
Analytical or scientific software
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