Academic Advisor

Florida Gateway College   Lake City, FL   Full-time     Education
Posted on June 6, 2022

Academic Advisor

This is a professional position responsible for the academic advisement and student success strategies for all students. Assist students with the selection of a major. Assist students in career development. Track student’s progression toward a degree. Develop and implement retention strategies for high risk students.

Knowledge of human growth and development theory; career counseling and advising theory; multicultural differences and needs; differences in personalities and learning styles and interpretation of achievement tests. Skill in communication, written and verbal; able to use computer for work – Microsoft Word, Excel, and programs necessary for advising and tracking students.

Ability to work well with others in a team approach; to work with a diverse population of students; to work with faculty and outside community leaders; and to plan, organize, and attend to details on all paperwork. Bachelor’s Degree in Student Development, Counseling, Psychology, Education, or related fields, plus two years of experience in advising, counseling, teaching, or related area.


FGC is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.
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