Buena Vista University has an opening for a Graduate Programs
Student Success Specialist located on the Storm Lake campus. This
position provides prospective and current graduate students with
the information and support necessary to be successful as a BVU
graduate student and works with students from inquiry through
graduation. The primary responsibilities are to provide
personalized information about graduate degrees, career paths,
admission processes, and program requirements. D eveloping strong
relationships with prospective and currently enrolled graduate
students through extensive outreach and support, and proactively
working to retain current students are important aspects of this
position . In addition, the position will coordinate course
registration and transfer course work evaluations with Program
The position requires a high degree of professionalism,
collaboration, and attention to detail while providing excellent
service to all stakeholders. Strong written and oral communication
skills are necessary along with an ability to work in multiple
systems. Must also be able to develop and maintain positive and
effective professional relationships.
Bachelor’s degree is required and 1 year of excellence in customer
Buena Vista University is an EOE/ADA/Smoke-Free Employer and
especially welcomes applications from individuals who will
contribute to any aspect of the university’s diversity.
A background check will be conducted on the final candidate.