Counselor Education Program
- Hours and Wages – The Counselor Education Graduate Assistant is expected to work 20 hours per week in exchange for up to nine credit hours of tuition and fees (excluding graduation fee) for the fall and spring semesters (a total of 18 credit hours), and a stipend paid twice per month (September-May).
- Qualifications – Full-time, matriculated, degree-seeking graduate student in Clinical Mental Health Counseling or School Counseling. The graduate assistant must be able to work 20 hours per week. Hours are negotiable, but must include a mix of afternoon and early evening. Someone working full-time, or doing a full-time internship, would not be able to meet the requirements for this position. Applicants need to be flexible, self-motivated, reliable, and able to work on campus during the day when needed.
- Responsibilities – This position involves working closely with the Counseling Program Coordinator and faculty. Responsibilities may include: supporting faculty with their research, service to the program, and teaching. Service to the program may involve a number of different roles depending on the needs of the program and faculty member. Activities may include: assisting with the admissions process, assisting with the activities of the Beta Chi honorary society, communicating with applicants interested in the program, completing literature reviews, collecting and organizing data, entering data into computer programs, transcribing interview tapes and assisting faculty with the program accreditation process. Assistants may also be asked to support faculty members with their classes, or complete some of their work hours in field sites outside the university.
Dr. Cecile Brennan