The Financial Education Specialist provides financial guidance for the approximately 600 Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) students, current Interns and Residents and new DVM alumni (up to 1 year after graduation) as a member of the DVM Student Services Program. The specialist conducts one-on-one and group advising sessions, develops financial education programs and teaches financial literacy as part of the DVM curriculum. The specialist develops financial education content for online access on various personal finance topics. The specialist provides individual education debt counseling for current students enrolled in the DVM program and serves as a liaison with Student Financial Services to help students identify all available financial resources. The specialist should be knowledgeable about scholarship opportunities for DVM students both at CSU and outside CSU and be able to help advise/educate students on this topic. This position reports to the Associate Dean for Veterinary Academic and Student Affairs.
For full announcement and to apply, please go to http://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/53364
CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.
Bachelor's degree in business or closely related field.
A minimum of 5 years of experience in individual financial advising/planning and delivering financial education workshops to individuals or groups.
Designation as a Certified Financial Planner or an equivalent designation an/or an advanced degree in finance/accounting or a similar field
Experience with financial aid or advising in higher education
Experience or knowledge in the field of veterinary medicine.
About Colorado State University
The DVM Student Services Program provides administration of the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) Program. The Program includes curriculum development, admissions, DVM Student Services, degree tracking, financial education, clinical rotation support, outcomes assessment, and counseling services.