Full-time, BJU, Inc., Benefitted

Admission Counselor

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POSITION SUMMARY: As an Admission Counselor at Bob Jones University, you will play a key role in the recruitment and enrollment process, working to attract, assess, and guide prospective students. This position requires a dynamic and personable individual with a deep understanding of BJU’s programs and culture, and one who can connect with diverse student populations.


  1. Student Recruitment:
    • Engage with prospective students through various channels, including digital meetings, school visits, college fairs, and information sessions.
    • Represent the BJU positively, providing detailed information about programs, admission requirements, and campus life.
  2. Application Processing:
    • Review and evaluate student applications to ensure completeness and compliance with admission criteria.
    • Assist and engage both students and parents in the completion and submission of required materials with timely cadence.
  3. Counseling and Advising:
    • Conduct one-on-one counseling sessions with prospective students, offering guidance on program selection, admission requirements, and career paths.
    • Assist students in preparing application materials.
  4. Outreach and Events:
    • Participate in recruitment events, open houses, and campus tours to showcase the University's offerings.
    • Travel up to 3 weeks per semester for recruiting events.
  5. Academic Program Focus:
    • Develop a deep understanding of the academic programs in your specific area of responsibility.
    • Collaborate with deans and faculty to enhance outreach efforts.
  6. Marketing Mindset:
    • Champion the BJU brand and its potential to impact the lives of prospective students.
    • Advocate persuasively for Christian higher education and BJU.
    • Enthusiastically engage with the colleagues, customers, and constituency of BJU.
    • Provide customer service that is second to none.

Note: This position is approximately 75% at a desk, 15% connecting in campus activities, 10% travel


  • Passionate about the mission of BJU.
  • Effective communicator able to speak and write with clarity, accuracy and persuasiveness. Comfortable communicating by phone, email, and text.
  • A love for people that enjoys building and nurturing relationships with prospects, parents, etc.
  • Professional in appearance and demeanor.
  • Ability to multi-task, manage projects, and to prioritize and organize responsibilities.
  • Microsoft Word


Required Education: Bachelors
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BJU, Inc. and BJU Education Group do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national origin, protected disability, or veteran status.  SC Anti-Discrimination Poster

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