General Education Specialist

246 Total Views
Apply for Job
Share this Job
Sign Up for Job Alerts

West Coast University (WCU), a private university with the singular focus of educating health care professionals, is currently seeking a General Education Specialist. This is an outstanding opportunity for a professional to join a growing university as we expand our academic programs in health care and related fields.


Reporting directly to the campus Academic Dean and working closely with Student Affairs, the Registrar’s office, and faculty, the GE Specialist is responsible for delivering and maintaining a comprehensive persistence success and remediation system at the campus level, utilizing approved resources to ensure student success for at-risk General Education (GE) students, as measured by at-risk student persistence into an undergraduate core program. Oversees all academic action plans provided to GE students at the campus level. Maintains relationships with students until they pass the TEAS or progress into their core program. Participates in: faculty meetings, Student Affairs persistence meetings, instructional seminars, in-service training sessions, GE curriculum committee, campus all-faculty meetings, student functions, open houses, and new student orientations.  



Master’s or higher degree from an accredited college or university, which includes course work in education or instructional design required;




Master’s or higher degree from an accredited college or university with three years of experience relevant to the position.



Leadership knowledge in the higher education field to cultivate a learner-centered environment and to foster excellence.


Knowledge in technological support and delivery of program area and services.

Knowledge and evidence of strong supervisory and management skills as applicable to specialized program area. 


Knowledge of state, federal and local laws/regulations relating to programs, governmental compliance and other regulatory standards such as Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) or other nursing accreditors, ACICS, and other accreditation standards. 


Experience with MS Office. 


Knowledge of applicable databases and computer application systems to supply the most accurate information, reports and projections.


  • Health, dental and vision plan
  • Vacation, sick and holiday schedule
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401(k) Plan with employer match
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Long/short term disability and more

To learn more about West Coast University and apply for this exciting opportunity, please visit our website:


West Coast University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we seek candidates who desire to work in and serve an ethnically-diverse population.

Previous Job Searches

My Profile

Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.

Go to Profile

My Submissions

Track your opportunities.

My Submissions