Alternate Job Titles: University Student Financial Aid Director, University Financial Aid Director, Financial Aid Director - Higher Ed., College Student Financial Aid Director, College Financial Aid Director
What is the average annual salary for Financial Aid Director - Higher Ed.?
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Responsible for all aspects of the financial aid program. Instructs students and parents on the application process. Makes decisions on awarding scholarships, grants, and other monetary assistance. Has in-depth knowledge of available private, state, and federal financial aid programs. Audits financial aid accounts. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and at least 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department.
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