Admissions Proficiencies

Note that due to differing institutional structures, you may find that specific proficiencies are described under a a different AACRAO professional grouping than is reflected by the organizational chart and duties and responsibilities in your specific office. Please reference the related AACRAO professions of Enrollment Management, Records & Academic Services, and Cross-Functional for further information. 

The Competencies & Proficiencies have been designed to be used in a variety of ways, including: 
  • Crafting professional development plans for individuals or teams; 
  • Self-assessment and benchmarking individual professional development; 
  • Drafting position descriptions and evaluating office functions 
We envision the AACRAO Competencies and Proficiencies to be a living resource that will continue to evolve parallel to the demands of our professions in a dynamic higher education environment.

If you would like to make a suggestion for a future version, contact us at competencies@aacrao.org.
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