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Upcoming Graduate Memphis Workshops – Financial Aid and More

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Financial Aid 101

December 10th, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

We will give you the inside scoop on all aspects of financial aid, from FAFSA completion to Federal and State financial aid available for adult learners to scholarship funding in the community.  If you think that college degree is out of reach financially, come to this workshop and find out options for paying for college that you haven’t even considered.

The workshop will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at
Benjamin Hooks Central Library,
3030 Poplar Ave, Memphis
Meeting Room C 
There is no charge for this workshop.
Click here to register.

Financial Aid 101

December 17th, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

We will give you the inside scoop on all aspects of financial aid, from FAFSA completion to Federal and State financial aid available for adult learners to scholarship funding in the community.  If you think that college degree is out of reach financially, come to this workshop and find out options for paying for college that you haven’t even considered.

The workshop will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at
Cordova Library
8457 Trinity Rd., Cordova, TN 38018
There is no charge for this workshop.
Click here to register.

Financial Aid 101

January 7, 2014, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

We will give you the inside scoop on all aspects of financial aid, from FAFSA completion to Federal and State financial aid available for adult learners to scholarship funding in the community.  If you think that college degree is out of reach financially, come to this workshop and find out options for paying for college that you haven’t even considered.

The workshop will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at

Benjamin Hooks Central Library,

3030 Poplar Ave, Memphis

Meeting Room C

There is no charge for this workshop.

Click here to register.

Financial Aid 101

January 16th, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

We will give you the inside scoop on all aspects of financial aid, from FAFSA completion to Federal and State financial aid available for adult learners to scholarship funding in the community.  If you think that college degree is out of reach financially, come to this workshop and find out options for paying for college that you haven’t even considered.

The workshop will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at
Bartlett Library
5884 Stage Road Bartlett, TN 38134
There is no charge for this workshop.
Click here to register.

Understanding the College/University Campus and Using Resources

February 11, 2014, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Are you new on campus?  Do you want to learn how to maneuver the campus resources?  Attend this workshop and you will become familiar with where to go on campus to get the information you need.   You will learn what different departments can offer for you to be successful.

The workshop will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at

Benjamin Hooks Central Library,

3030 Poplar Ave, Memphis

Meeting Room C

There is no charge for this workshop.

Click here to register.

Financial Aid 101

February 25th, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

We will give you the inside scoop on all aspects of financial aid, from FAFSA completion to Federal and State financial aid available for adult learners to scholarship funding in the community.  If you think that college degree is out of reach financially, come to this workshop and find out options for paying for college that you haven’t even considered.

The workshop will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at
Germantown Library
7200 East Shelby Dr. (East Shelby Dr. & Old Germantown Rd.) Memphis, TN. 38125
There is no charge for this workshop.
Click here to register.

Financial Aid 101

March 20th, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

We will give you the inside scoop on all aspects of financial aid, from FAFSA completion to Federal and State financial aid available for adult learners to scholarship funding in the community.  If you think that college degree is out of reach financially, come to this workshop and find out options for paying for college that you haven’t even considered.

The workshop will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at
Cordova Library
8457 Trinity Rd., Cordova, TN 38018
There is no charge for this workshop.
Click here to register.

Financial Aid 101

April 15th, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

We will give you the inside scoop on all aspects of financial aid, from FAFSA completion to Federal and State financial aid available for adult learners to scholarship funding in the community.  If you think that college degree is out of reach financially, come to this workshop and find out options for paying for college that you haven’t even considered.

The workshop will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at
West Memphis Library
213 N Avalon St, West Memphis, AR 72301
There is no charge for this workshop.
Click here to register.

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If you’re on the fence about going back to school because of financial issues, let us help! Many adult learners are heading back to school next semester, and if you’re one of them or know someone who is considering it, check out the Graduate Memphis Financial Aid workshops! We’ll help you figure out tuition, fill out your FAFSA and find opportunities for scholarships.

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Graduate Memphis Financial Aid Workshop @ Whitehaven Library 9/26

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Job Openings @ Vatterott

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Medical Assistant Program Director @ Appling Farms Campus

Vatterott Memphis Appling Farms campus has an excellent opportunity for a Medical Assistant Program Director.  This position is responsible for providing leadership role to a group of instructors and ensuring the program is in accordance with accreditation standards.   In addition, the Medical Assistant Program Director will deliver educational materials to students. 

Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  1. Oversees departmental budget, streamlines orders, and provides input on expenses needed for upcoming year’s budget.
  2. Trains new instructors in the Medical Assisting program of study.
  3.  Participates in the faculty interview process and makes recommendations to the Director of Education. 
  4. Serves as first line substitute.  Instructs classes 50% of the time and serves as a tutor.
  5. Reviews lesson plans and syllabus for technical concepts and ensures proper transition from term to term.
  6. Recruits advisory board members in conjunction with the Career Services Coordinator/Director.
  7. Holds monthly department meetings.
  8. Sets up guest speakers and field trips for students.
  9. Works with Instructors and Retention Officer(s) to assist students with issues that may cause them to leave school. 
  10. Ensures Instructors are current with professional development.

 This position requires an Bachelor’s Degree along with 5 years of combined experience in teaching and the field.  A Masters Degree is considered a plus.  The position requires personal computer skills (Microsoft Office, inclusive of Word, Excel, and Outlook).  Excellent spelling and grammar skills with the ability to communicate in a courteous, tactful and concise manner, is essential.

Financial Aid Representative @ Dividend Campus 

Memphis Dividend Campus has an excellent opportunity for a Financial Aid Representative.  This position is responsible for interviewing, packaging, processing and tracking financial aid activities while maintaining inter-departmental communication.  In addition, the financial aid administrator is responsible to respond efficiently and timely to students’ financial need.                                                                                                                                                 

Specific responsibilities include:

1.         Assists students with the financial aid process by advising them on available financial aid:

a.         Explains to the student the amount and sources of aid, as well as how the eligibility is determined and disbursed. 

b.         Advises students or rights and responsibilities pertaining to all sources of aid.

c.         Processes paperwork to ensure aid arrives as scheduled.

2.         Actively communicates the status of the process with other departments, including: Admissions, Registrar, and Accounting.

3.         Coordinates Title IV programs with other assistance that are not related-i.e. Veteran’s Benefits, scholarships.

4.         Completes administrative duties and other projects as assigned.                                                                                                                                                                     

This position requires an Associate’s Degree and at least 1 year experience in accounting and/or financial industry.   A Bachelor’s Degree is a plus.  The position requires personal computer skills (Microsoft Office, inclusive of Word, Excel, and Outlook). Excellent spelling and grammar skills with the ability to communicate in a courteous, tactful and concise manner, is essential. 

If you know someone who meets these qualifications and may be interested in this opportunity, please forward the resume, salary requirements, transcripts and list of references to brian.hopfinger@vatterott.edu

 If you are interested in applying for this position and meet the qualifications of the position please forward a signed internal application with the most updated resume to Human Resources.  The internal application can be found on www.vatterottnation.com.

 To be considered for an internal job opportunity, you must:

  • Possess the skills, education and experience required
  • Be performing satisfactorily in your current position
  • Have held your current position for at least 6 continuous months
  • Notify your current supervisor of your interest

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Graduate Memphis Workshops

Graduate Memphis Workshops

  • October 16th, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Note . . . this is a new session we’ve planned because of the number of people who we were unable to accommodate at the October 2nd workshop.

    Computer Basics for Adults

    Whether you’re interested in taking on-line courses or doing research for college papers, a basic knowledge of computers and the internet is vital to your success. If you need help with the basics of operating a computer or want to enhance your overall knowledge of computers, this course is for you. You’ll learn basics, such as how to use the mouse, navigate the internet, and understand new ways to use the computer for research. You will have the opportunity to have a “hands on” experience learning the basics of the computer during the workshop.

    The workshop will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at
    Neighborhood Christian Center
    785 Jackson Ave., Memphis
    Computer Lab
    There is no charge for this workshop.
    Click here to register

     

    November 28th, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

    How to Become a Successful Student

    Make this workshop a priority to help you ensure success when you return to college. One of the best ways to make sure your experience is different this time around is to become an intentional learner. This workshop will assist you with adopting a realistic plan, and will enable you to merge best practices in study skills and classroom learning into your learning process. We will help you develop the skills to be knowledgeable in classroom protocol and strategies, use learning style strengths and overcome weaknesses, maximize the information in a course syllabus, improve note-taking skills, and more.

    The workshop will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at
    Benjamin Hooks Central Library,
    3030 Poplar Ave, Memphis
    Meeting Room C
    There is no charge for this workshop.
    Click here to register

     

    December 4th, 6:00pm to 7:00 pm

    Understanding the University/College Campus

    Entering as a new student or returning as a prior student, it is often difficult to be successful if you do not understand how an institution of higher education operates, what resources are available to you, how to understand deadline dates and processes. This workshop will provide you with valuable information about the structure and operation of a campus. Who to see, what deadlines to know about, learning the “language” of higher education, seeking out resources are all a part of this presentation.

    The workshop will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at
    Benjamin Hooks Central Library,
    3030 Poplar Ave, Memphis
    Meeting Room A
    There is no charge for this workshop.
    Click here to register
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