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Open Position:
Admissions Counselor

The Delaware College of Art and Design is the nation’s only private, two-year art and design institution located in the heart of Wilmington’s creative district. We offer an Associate of Fine Art in Animation, Illustration, Game Art, Graphic Design, Fine Art, and Photography. We value our entire community’s contributions and respect how differences in culture, experience, abilities, and background enrich our environment. 

The Admissions Counselor will represent the institution at college fairs, high school classroom presentations, portfolio days, and other events. A successful candidate for this position will be a resourceful self-starter with a passion for helping aspiring artists and designers (and their parents) navigate the college admissions process. 

Benefits of this position include health insurance, 403(b) with DCAD contribution, generous paid leave, flexible hours, and the ability to work in a fun and creative environment. This is an entry-level position with a salary of $35K.

Required Qualifications

Those applying should possess knowledge of college admission guidelines, standards, and procedures and higher education recruitment in general. Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to comfortably interact with high school students, parents, teachers, and colleagues, are required. Public speaking experience is a plus!

Applicants must have a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle and an Associate’s degree in an art and design field (a Bachelor’s degree in art or design is preferred).

Desired Qualifications

Application submission details

Review of applications will begin immediately. For consideration, please submit your cover letter and resume to [email protected]