Most campus directors list "professional development," "financial aid," and "student records" as skills on their resumes. We go into more details on the most important campus director responsibilities here:
We've found that 63.3% of campus directors have earned a bachelor's degree. Furthermore, 22.3% earned their master's degrees before becoming a campus director. While it's true that most campus directors have a college degree, it's generally possible to become one with only a high school degree. In fact, one out of every nine campus directors did not spend the extra money to attend college.
Those campus directors who do attend college, typically earn either business degrees or psychology degrees. Less commonly earned degrees for campus directors include communication degrees or education degrees.
When you're ready to become a campus director, you might wonder which companies hire campus directors. According to our research through campus director resumes, campus directors are mostly hired by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Adtalem Global Education, and Bertelsmann. Now is a good time to apply as Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University has 3 campus directors job openings, and there are 1 at Adtalem Global Education and 1 at Bertelsmann.
Since salary is important to some campus directors, it's good to note that they are figured to earn the highest salaries at Ross Stores, Fairview Health Services, and University of Nebraska-Lincoln. If you were to take a closer look at Ross Stores, you'd find that the average campus director salary is $140,117. Then at Fairview Health Services, campus directors receive an average salary of $138,975, while the salary at University of Nebraska-Lincoln is $134,696.
If you earned a degree from the top 100 educational institutions in the United States, you might want to take a look at University of California Press, Bellhops, and Laboratory For Physical Sci. These three companies have hired a significant number of campus directors from these institutions.
For the most part, campus directors make their living in the education and non profits industries. Campus directors tend to make the most in the health care industry with an average salary of $132,797. The campus director annual salary in the manufacturing and non profits industries generally make $116,486 and $109,787 respectively. Additionally, campus directors who work in the health care industry make 47.2% more than campus directors in the education Industry.