Mollie Cecere Named Bethany College’s New Director of Enrollment

7328MollieCecere.jpgBETHANY, W.Va. — Mollie Cecere has been named to the position of director of enrollment management at Bethany College, according to Dr. Scott D. Miller, President of the College. Until her appointment at Bethany, she served as associate director of admission and recruitment for Point Park University.

“I am impressed by the special role that Bethany College plays in American higher education,” Cecere said. I am excited about the opportunity to provide leadership for the Center for Enrollment, a department that has been instrumental in the success of the College in recent years.”

Cecere graduated from Saint Vincent College in 2003 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication, specializing in public relations and advertising and from Point Park University in 2006 with a master’s degree in business administration.

During her undergraduate studies at Saint Vincent, Cecere served as head manager of athletics from 2001 to 2003. Following graduation, she took a position at Wheeling Jesuit University as a recruitment specialist, before moving to Point Park University as an enrollment counselor in 2004. Cecere became the associate director of admission and recruitment at Point Park in 2008, a position she has held for the past five years.

With 10 years of recruiting experience in higher education at small private liberal arts institutions, Mollie has a proven history that makes her the perfect fit for Bethany College,” said President Dr. Scott D. Miller. “We are confident that her passion and experience will benefit Bethany’s prospective students and the Bethany College Community as a whole.”

Her professional affiliations also include being a member of Pittsburgh Young Professionals, Pittsburgh Urban Magnet Project, National Association for College Admission Counseling and the Pennsylvania Association for College Admission Counseling.

Mollie, her husband Joe and their son reside in Bethel Park, Pa.

Bethany College is a small college of national distinction located on a picturesque and historic 1,300-acre campus in the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia. Founded in 1840, Bethany is the state’s oldest private college.