United States University is an accredited, student-centered university that empowers every student to succeed. The University is a for profit institution owned by Aspen Group. Our campus is located in San Diego, California, and offers graduate and undergraduate degrees in health sciences, business, nursing, and California Teaching Credentials. We provide an accessible, nurturing, and student-focused educational experience — regardless of circumstance — to anyone who desires progress in their personal or professional lives. Our diverse faculty forge personal relationships with students, mentoring them throughout their entire educational journey. With small class sizes, 24/7 access and support, and scholarship opportunities, USU is an inclusive community of learning dedicated to our students' and graduates' personal and professional growth. The University’s unique payment plan for students choosing this plan avoids student debt with an affordable monthly payment on a credit card.
The President and Chief Executive Officer provides overall strategic direction to the university staff and faculty to achieve forecasted results while maintaining the highest level of compliance with the standards of the Department of Education and adherence with expectations of an accredited institution of higher education. This role works within the guidelines established by the Board of Trustees, while guiding academic development and maintenance of competitive programs and overseeing the day-to-day operations of the University.
This role will reside in San Diego, CA, with travel to our Phoenix, AZ campus. All applications and resumes must be accompanied by a cover letter to be considered for the role. To apply, send cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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The above functions are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this job. This is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
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The job's essential functions are usually performed in an environmentally controlled facility where the noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. While performing the job duties, the employee is regularly required to sit, reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee may sometimes be required to lift and/or move objects weighing up to 25 pounds. This job's specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
The work environment and physical demands described representing those required of an employee to perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodations.
All responsibilities are performed in an ethical manner consistent with the University's mission:
United States University provides professional and personal educational opportunities, with a special outreach to underserved groups. Through campus and online courses, the University offers affordable, relevant, and accessible undergraduate and graduate degree programs and certificates in a supportive student-centered learning environment.
At United States University, we embrace diversity, support it, celebrate it, and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees and our community. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. United States University is proud to be an equal employment workplace and an affirmative action employer.