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Graduate Assistantship

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Arkansas State University Graduate School offers its students the opportunity to apply for a Graduate Assistantship. There are over two hundred available positions that we are filling each year. These Graduate Assistantships provide students the opportunity to acquire essential experience in research, teaching, technical or administrative fields while pursuing their degree. If you have questions, please contact Ms. Nikki Adams at nadams@astate.edu.  Some of the additional benefits include:

  • Bimonthly pay
  • In-state tuition rate for Master’s Degree candidates, provided they are appointed on or before the 11th day of class
  • Full tuition waiver for Doctoral candidates
  • Full-time status with only 6 credit hours of coursework for Master students
  • Full-time status with only 9 credit hours of coursework for Doctoral students

To apply for a Graduate Assistant position, fill out the Graduate Assistant Application and submit it directly to the department of your major or interest. To check the availability of positions please contact the department. 

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