Job Description

The Online Coordinator will be responsible for ensuring that the University’s online programs function efficiently and that its educational deliverables and resources meet the expectations and goals of the University and its constituents. The Online Coordinator will also ensure all online operations run efficiently and student retention is affected positively by online operational changes. In completing this role, the Online Coordinator will work collaboratively with all other University departments and will represent the online programs in university wide settings.


  • LMS Experience required, Canvas experience preferred
  • Online instruction, online course development, online academic advising or online coordinator experience required in a higher education setting required
  • Experience in faculty coaching, training or instructional design preferred


  • Monitor online courses for appropriate materials, due dates, grading, and instructor participation
  • Oversee online course content, activities and communication for improvements to curriculum and instructor response
  • Ensure all courses are staffed with qualified, friendly faculty
  • Respond to student questions quickly, efficiently and helpfully
  • Improve student satisfaction in online courses by resolving issues before they occur
  • Improve student satisfaction through proper hiring, staffing and training

Skills / Requirements

  • You’re fast, fun, smart, and friendly
  • You’re motivated and quitting is not in your vocabulary
  • You’re innovative, resourceful, and a fearless problem solver
  • You’re a master of communication and collaboration
  • You’re on a mission to surpass customer expectations
  • You’re passionate about helping people achieve their goals
  • Bachelors Degree required, Masters Degree preferred

Important Notes

University of Advancing Technology

UAT is an elite intimate private college in Tempe, AZ focused on educating students in advancing technology who desire to innovate in the areas of emerging technology disciplines including Advancing Computer Science, Information Security, Game and New Media technologies.

Summary of Employee Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401k, Life Insurance, AD&D, Long Term and Short Term Disability Options
  • Vacation, Personal Time, Over 15 paid holidays
  • Employee and Dependent Scholarship Programs
  • Meal Benefit at University Café, University Store Discount, Other Discount Programs (Microsoft, AT&T, Lifetime Fitness)
  • Positive Work Environment, Kudos Program, Casual Fridays and Select Work Weeks, Employee Wellness Activities
  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • Employee Training and Development

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or disability. It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors. UAT does not sponsor foreign visa's. Thank you for your understanding.