Graduate Assistantships

Graduate Assistantships

The University offers a limited number of Graduate Assistantships for qualified applicants. These positions are very competitive and each department posts GA positions as openings become available.

Candidate Criteria

In order to be considered for a GA position in the School of Business Administration, candidates must be fully accepted MBA students. Please note that students are not eligible for financial assistance administered by the School of Business Administration while on academic probation; therefore, maintaining a cumulative 3.0 GPA or above is required.

Candidate Contract

Graduate Assistants contract to provide a minimum number of hours per week to the department in some capacity. Compensation typically includes a stipend and partial tuition remission. The typical duration for a graduate assistant appointment is one academic year. In some cases there is an option for renewal for a second year. Graduate assistants are issued contracts bi-annually (fall/spring semesters and summer term) with renewal in subsequent terms contingent upon satisfactory performance.

Application Process

If you are interested in applying for a Graduate Assistant position in the School of Business Administration, please contact Theresa Weber in the MBA Office at 937-229-3733. GA positions are usually filled prior to the start of a new semester in the fall, spring or summer. Each department will contact candidates as positions become available. Graduate Assistantship applications require the submission of a current resume, statement of interest for the assistantship and letter(s) of recommendation.

For information about Graduate Assistantships available in other areas on campus, please visit the Flyers First website.

Additional Information

If you have questions or concerns regarding Graduate Assistantships in the School of Business Administration, contact the MBA office at 937-229-3733 or email


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