Summary

Company information

Address

Multiple locations

Size

Large

Founded

1997

CEO

Scott D. Pulsipher

Type

College / University

Revenue

$100M to $500M

Industry

Education/Training

Occupations

FieldRatio
Postsecondary Teachers19.8%
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners18.5%
Computer Occupations12.7%
Counselors, Social Workers, and Other Community and Social Service Specialists7.2%
Top Executives5.3%
Preschool, Primary, Secondary, and Special Education School Teachers4.6%
Business Operations Specialists3.9%
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Team

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Education
Large size

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Educational background

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Top 5 institutions

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Brigham Young University-Idaho
University of Phoenix-Utah

Employee data

Length of employment

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Age

Age distribution at Western Governors University.

Gender ratio

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GenderRatio
female53%
male47%

Career advancement

Career advancement

Chances of advancement at Western Governors University.
Medium

Top 5 future employers

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Large size
Education
Large size

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Strategic Partnerships Manager- WashingtonWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
IMPORTANT: This position is work from home, but you MUST be located in the state of Washington Job Description Reporting to the Region Manager, Strategic Partnerships, the Strategic Partnerships Manager (SPM) will utilize skills and experience in B2B and B...Read more
Strategic Partnerships ManagerWestern Governors UniversityColumbus, OH
CANDIDATES MUST BE WITHIN 50 MILES OF COLUMBUS, OH! Reporting to the Manager, Strategic Partnerships, the Strategic Partnerships Manager (SPM) expands the impact of the WGU network of academic and employer relationships to support the University’s vision...Read more
Residence in the major metro areas of: Chicago, St. Louis, or Minneapolis is required to be considered for this role. Position Summary The Regional Director is responsible for identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding gifts of $10,000 and above...Read more
Senior Manager, Product ManagerWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Current WGU Employees must have their application submitted by September 22nd to be considered for this role. Job Description Senior Manager, Product Management If you’re passionate about building a better future for individuals, communities, and our...Read more
Cloud EngineerWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Current WGU Employees must have their application submitted by October 1st to be considered for this role. Position Summary WGU aims to educate the world by providing a competency-based, student-focused platform. Students should not have to sit in a class...Read more
Business Information Security OfficerWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Position Summary - A general statement regarding the overall objective of the position Reporting to the VP of Security, the Business Information Security Partner (BISP) will be responsible for implementing the strategy and overall policies, goals and...Read more
Data Strategy & Analytics Manager, WGU Academy SLCWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
**THIS POSITION will be located in Salt Lake City, UT- Must be willing to relocate within 6 months. About WGU Academy WGU Academy is a recently established division of Western Governors University that exists outside the main operations of the university...Read more
Public Relations ManagerWestern Governors UniversityColumbus, OH
This position must sit in Ohio, preference given to those in Columbus. The Public Relations Manager works with the chancellor or Director of Public Relations and the public relations team of WGU national to promote a positive image of WGU to the media...Read more
Operations Learning Resource ManagerWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Essential Functions and Responsibilities: Designs training programs to support departmental initiatives and operating plans Evaluates, selects and acquires learning resources that support the prescribed learning outcomes of assigned groups Performs...Read more
Director, Academic Programs, Advanced Programs-Teachers CollegeWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Current employees must have their application submitted by 9/26/2020 to be considered for this role Position Summary The Academic Program Director (APD) & Associate Dean for the Advanced Programs is an executive leader position in the Teachers College that...Read more
Manager, Military & Veterans BenefitsWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Current WGU employees must submit their internal application before 9/23/2020 to be considered for the position Position Summary: The Military and Veterans Benefits Manager is responsible for administering all military-related education benefit programs...Read more
Staff AttorneyWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Current WGU employees must have their application submitted by 09-11-20 to be considered for this role. Western Governors University seeks to fill the position of Staff Attorney in the University’s Legal Department. Reporting to the Legal Operations...Read more
Business Process Optimization Engineer IIWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
The Business Process Optimization Engineer (BPOE) is responsible for developing and implementing academic business processes which are optimized to support the growth, service level, and cost performance needs of the individual colleges and functional...Read more
Payroll SpecialistWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Position Summary The Payroll Specialist position handles all payroll activities necessary to the timely and accurate processing of the University’s payrolls using Workday and Payroll applications. This position works closely with the Human Resource...Read more
Enrollment Counselor (Austin Office)Western Governors UniversityAustin, TX
Current WGU Employees must have their application submitted by 9-29-2020 to be considered for this role. Position Summary - A general statement regarding the overall objective of the position The Enrollment Counselor position works extensively in the...Read more
Software Engineer IIWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Software Engineer II - Full Stack Reports To: Manager, Software Engineer Position Summary Responsible for the research, design, development, analysis, testing, and implementation of software operating or application systems. Communicates project...Read more
Strategic Research Analyst - Product Strategy ManagerWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Current WGU employees must have their internal application submitted before 9/19/2020 in order to be considered for the position. Position Summary The Strategic Research Analyst will join a growing team to analyze and report on a wide variety of academic...Read more
Service Desk TechnicianWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Position Summary - The IT Help Desk Technician is responsible for direct support of users contacting the WGU IT Help Desk for assistance with either Service Requests or Incidents as defined in accordance with the Help Desk Procedures. **SCHEDULE: We are...Read more
BuyerWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Current WGU employees must have their application submitted by 8-25-2020 to be considered for this role. Position Summary The Buyer under the supervision of the Purchasing Manager, is responsible for the planning, directing, and coordination of the...Read more
Position Summary - A general statement regarding the overall objective of the position The Evaluator is a member of WGU’s faculty. The Evaluator is a subject-matter expert and professional individual contributor with level knowledge within associated...Read more
Essential Functions and Responsibilities - REMOTE IN AZ, CA, or NV Developing strategic communications for the region, with an emphasis on media relations. Leading the Communications and Outreach teams for the region, which may include PR managers, Social...Read more
Strategic Partnerships Manager- Cincinnati, OhioWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Must be located in the Cincinnati, Ohio metropolitan area Current WGU employees must have their application submitted by 8/27/202 Job Description Reporting to the Region Manager, Strategic Partnerships, the Strategic Partnerships Manager (SPM) will utilize...Read more
Senior Vice President, Regional Operations (Salt Lake City Office)Western Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
This is a Salt Lake City-based position ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: • Define the regional “go-to-market” strategy to achieve and align prospect-to-matriculate projections for the colleges. Establish clear priorities, initiatives, and goals – aligned with...Read more
WGU seeks candidates in the West Region of California, Arizona, or Nevada. The Sr. Strategic Partnership Manager will be home-office-based and support growth and partnerships in our Teachers College and College of Health Professions & Nursing. Position...Read more
Manager, Academic AuthenticityWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Current WGU employees must submit their internal application before 9/25/2020 to be considered for the position. Position Summary Oversee academic authenticity efforts within the Evaluation Operations and for the university overall. Ensure that the...Read more
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Android Software EngineerWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Location: Salt Lake City Office If you're passionate about building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country-and you're committed to working hard to play your part in buildingRead more
Senior iOS EngineerWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Location: Salt Lake City Office If you're passionate about building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country-and you're committed to working hard to play your part in buildingRead more
Coordinator, Field PlacementWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
The Coordinator for Field Placement works in various capacities arranging field experiences for WGU students that meet the requirements for the WGU programs and state(s) for which s/he is responsible.Read more
Field Placement CoordinatorWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake County, UT
Position Summary The Coordinator for Field Placement works in various capacities arranging field experiences for WGU students that meet the requirements for the WGU programs and state(s) for whichRead more
Processor, Office of RegistrarWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Location: Salt Lake City Office If you're passionate about building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country-and you're committed to working hard to play your part in buildingRead more
Data Scientist (Marketing Analytics and Strategy)Western Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Location: Salt Lake City Office If you're passionate about building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country-and you're committed to working hard to play your part in buildingRead more
Course Instructor, IT Web DevelopmentWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Course Instructor, IT Web Development10919-417Job Description A new kind of U. As a competency-based, student-focused, online, nonprofit university, we do things a bit differently at WGU. From theRead more
Research Scientist (WGU Labs)Western Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
About Labs WGU Labs (Labs) mission is to accelerate the pace of innovation in education to serve a changing global economy and population. Labs invents, builds, and enables innovative educationRead more
Senior Institutional Research Analyst (Marketing Analytics and Strategy)Western Governors UniversitySalt Lake County, UT
About WGU Institutional Research The Institutional Research (IR) department at WGU serves as the heart of research, data analytics, and data-driven decision making at Western Governors University. OurRead more
Course Instructor, Nursing, Pre- Licensure Med-SurgWestern Governors UniversityAtlanta, GA
building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country and you re committed to working hard to play your part in building that future consider WGU as the next step in your career.Read more
Director, WGU Texas RegionWestern Governors UniversityBee Cave, TX
Essential Functions and Responsibilities: ​Must be located within 50 miles of Austin, Texas. • Establish and grow brand awareness and enrollment, and advance WGU’s reputation for excellence in theRead more
building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country and you re committed to working hard to play your part in building that future consider WGU as the next step in your career.Read more
Director of ProcurementWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake County, UT
Location: Salt Lake City Office If youre passionate about building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country"and youre committed to working hard to play your part in building thatRead more
Quality Assurance CoachWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake County, UT
Position Summary Employees at WGU enjoy a positive, supportive work environment with great benefits and advancement opportunities. A Quality Coach I has subject matter expertise in service andRead more
Software Engineer ManagerWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake County, UT
Location: Salt Lake City Office If youre passionate about building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country"and youre committed to working hard to play your part in building thatRead more
Executive Assistant - Indianapolis, IN.Western Governors UniversityWest Indianapolis, IN
The Executive Assistant provides administrative support to the President of Western Governors University. The position presents a positive organizational image to the general public, specializedRead more
Educational Assessment ArchitectWestern Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UT
Location: Salt Lake City Office If you're passionate about building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country-and you're committed to working hard to play your part in buildingRead more
Course Instructor, Nursing, Pre- Licensure Med-SurgWestern Governors UniversityPhiladelphia, PA
building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country and you re committed to working hard to play your part in building that future consider WGU as the next step in your career.Read more
Senior Data ScientistWestern Governors UniversityHerriman, UT
If you're passionate about building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country-and you're committed to working hard to play your part in building that future-consider WGU as theRead more
Senior iOS EngineerWestern Governors UniversityHerriman, UT
If you're passionate about building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country-and you're committed to working hard to play your part in building that future-consider WGU as theRead more
Telecommuting General Education Course InstructorWestern Governors UniversityPhoenix, AZ
A private university is in need of a Telecommuting General Education Course Instructor. Candidates will be responsible for the following: Proactively providing coaching, support, and subject matterRead more
Senior Software EngineerWestern Governors UniversityCottonwood, AZ
If you're passionate about building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country-and you're committed to working hard to play your part in building that future-consider WGU as theRead more
building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country and you re committed to working hard to play your part in building that future consider WGU as the next step in your career.Read more
Technology Infrastructure Manager - WGU AcademyWestern Governors UniversityHerriman, UT
If you're passionate about building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country-and you're committed to working hard to play your part in building that future-consider WGU as theRead more
building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country and you re committed to working hard to play your part in building that future consider WGU as the next step in your career.Read more
Work at Home Student Mentor IT College Program ManagerWestern Governors UniversityChicago, IL
A university is filling a position for a Work at Home Student Mentor IT College Program Manager. Core Responsibilities Include: Establishing clear performance expectations for, and with input from,Read more
Assessment DeveloperWestern Governors UniversityAustin, TX
building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country and you re committed to working hard to play your part in building that future consider WGU as the next step in your career.Read more
Director, Product ManagementWestern Governors UniversityOrlando, FL
building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country and you re committed to working hard to play your part in building that future consider WGU as the next step in your career.Read more
Work at Home Student Mentor IT College Program ManagerWestern Governors UniversityPhoenix, AZ
A university is filling a position for a Work at Home Student Mentor IT College Program Manager. Core Responsibilities Include: Establishing clear performance expectations for, and with input from,Read more
Director, Product ManagementWestern Governors UniversityColumbus, OH
building a better future for individuals, communities, and our country and you re committed to working hard to play your part in building that future consider WGU as the next step in your career.Read more

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A: Grand Canyon University, Ivy Tech Community College, O.C. Tanner, Pluralsight, Self Employed, Southern New Hampshire University, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, University of Utah.
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