Graduate Assistantships for Certified Teachers

Mercyhurst University has a limited number of Graduate Assistantships that need to be filled for the 2016 fall semester. The positions are full-time teachers at the Benjamin Wiley Community Charter School. In exchange for your work, you will receive the following benefits:

  • 75 percent off graduate tuition at Mercyhurst University, applicable to the following master’s degree and graduate certificate programs: Special Education (including ABA, English language learners, autism, and special education teaching certification tracks), Secondary Education, Organizational Leadership and Criminal Justice Administration (online and evening class options available).
  • An $8,000 stipend paid over the course of the school year.
  • A consistent classroom experience for the entire school year to list on your résumé.

 

Two additional GA opportunities in area preschool classrooms are also available. In exchange for your work, you will receive the following benefits:

  • 75 percent off graduate tuition at Mercyhurst University, applicable to the following master’s degree and graduate certificate programs: Special Education (including ABA, English language learners, autism, and special education teaching certification tracks), Secondary Education, Organizational Leadership and Criminal Justice Administration (online and evening class options available).
  • A $7,000 stipend paid over the course of the school year.
  • Preschool classroom experience for the entire school year to list on your résumé.

 

To be eligible for these GA positions, you must apply and be accepted into one of Mercyhurst’s graduate programs. You must then submit a GA application to be considered for placement.

 

For more information, contact Candace Schiffer at cschiffer@mercyhurst.edu or 814-824-3384. Learn more about our graduate programs at mercyhurst.edu/grad.

 

Don’t miss out on your chance to earn you master’s degree at steeply discounted rate!