Graduate Assistantships and Partial Waiver Packages
For the coming academic year, the Brooks College of Health anticipates awarding several graduate assistantship/partial tuition waiver packages and several partial tuition waiver only packages (without graduate assistantship). All of these packages are for students new to BCH graduate programs, and will be granted for a maximum two year period for those students maintaining eligibility, and satisfactory performance in the assistantships. Occasionally, students relinquish their packages prior to the end of the two year award. In these cases the remainder of the award will be given to another student, however the award will end at the time the original award was scheduled to end.
NOTE: All fee waivers are partial, and do not cover the total cost of fees. All fee waiver packages are subject to funding.
Graduate assistants are assigned to faculty and work as a research assistant or a teaching assistant, depending on the needs of the faculty person. Graduate assistants are expected to work approximately 10 hours per week for a maximum of 150 hours total for each semester. The work is compensated at the rate of $10.00 per hour or a total of $1,500 over the course of the semester.
Eligibility requirements for all partial waiver/graduate assistantship and partial waiver only packages are as follows: The applicant must:
Requirements for continued eligibility for the remainder of the award period: The award recipient must:
Application process- Applications are available on-line
The e-mail addresses for the various program directors are as follows:
Department of Public Health:
Dr. Jeff Harrison: Jeffrey.firstname.lastname@example.org
Master of Mental Health Counseling- Geriatric Management
Master of Public Health- Health Promotion/Health Education
Master of Health Administration
School of Nursing
Dr. Li Loriz: email@example.com
Doctor of Nursing Practice
Master of Science in Nursing: Tracks-
Clinical Nurse Leader
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Department of Nutrition & Dietetics
Dr. Judy Rodriguez: firstname.lastname@example.org
Master of Science in Nutrition
Department of Clinical & Applied Movement Sciences
Dr. Joel Beam: email@example.com
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Master of Science in Exercise Science & Chronic Disease
Application Information & Deadline
Graduate Assistantship/Partial Tuition Waiver
Please submit your applications as noted above, by the deadline for admission to the program in which you are interested or by July 15, whichever is earliest.
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