Program Advisor (Job Code : J41942)  

 Job Summary
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Experience:
0.00 - 1.00  Years 
 
Location:
Bangalore
 
Designation:
Program Advisor
 
Degree:
BA, BBA/BMS, BCA, BCom, BCS, BE-Comp/IT, BEd, BSc-Comp/IT, BSc-Other, UG-Other
 
Educational Level:
Graduate/Bachelors
 
Stream of Study:
Education
 
Industrial Type:
Education/Teaching/Training
 
Functional Area:
Other
 
Key Skills:
Education
 
Job Post Date:
2019-11-30 11:18:16  
 
 

 Company Description
 
Company is an American non -profit institution of higher education founded in 2009. The university offers Undergraduate & Graduate School degrees and is nationally accredited and recognized by the United States Department of Education (U.S. DoED), Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC).[6] It is also approved by California Bureau for Private Post secondary Education (BPPE).

The university's stated mission is to open the gates to higher education and to give an opportunity to all qualified students who dont have it, regardless of financial, geographical, political, cultural or personal constraints.The school is a virtual university and has no campus or offices. It was officially announced at the United Nations in New York on May 19, 2009.
In addition to the normal courses the university now offers an online MBA and a Bachelor's degrees in Health Science.
 

 Job Description
 
The Program Advisor will act as the students’ support system throughout their studies by serving as the individual point of contact for all UoPeople-related issues. The Program Advisors will help answer any questions the student may have, offer academic advice, discuss course selection, and offer encouragement throughout the student`s studies. The Program Advisor will help to minimize student’s challenges, and guide them throughout their academic studies.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Utilizes the University Catalog, Student Handbook, as well as all university policies and procedures to perform tasks.
• Provides guidance, support, and addresses inquiries from students.
• Directs students throughout the financial aid process, as needed