Includes 18 master level credit hour waiver per academic year
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: req285
Assist the department with a variety of duties. A Graduate Assistant will gain essential work and educational experience needed to obtain full-time employment in their chosen field. These tasks are to be performed in a manner that professionally, cordially, and efficiently assist students, faculty, staff, and visitors.
Description of Job Duties:
Recruiting academically and athletically qualified student-athletes
Strength and conditioning
Daily overall operation of the program
Tape exchange and editing
Other tasks assigned
Terms of Employment:
Employment at will
Reports to Softball Head Coach
Safety and job-related trainings will be completed as instructed
Eligible to receive a tuition waiver each semester
Graduate Assistant must maintain a minimum of 2.50 GPA and be enrolled in at least 5 hours of classes for the fall and spring semesters
A Graduate Assistant should be working at a level higher than an undergraduate student employee. For example: teaching/instructing undergraduates in or out of the classroom as assigned, critiquing/grading undergraduate work/skills, etc.
Education & Experience: Bachelor’s degree completed; enrolled in graduate program and working in field of study.
The mission of Southwestern Oklahoma State University is to provide educational opportunities in higher education that meet the needs of the state and region; contribute to the educational, economic, and cultural environment; and support scholarly activity. Major areas of study on the Weatherford campus, associate degree programs on the Sayre campus, the general education curriculum, and participation in student activities/organizations provide opportunities for students to obtain skills, knowledge, and cultural appreciation that lead to productive lives and effective citizenship.