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Graduate Assistantships in the Eberly MBA Program

  • Excellent Financial Support Available

    The Eberly College of Business and Information Technology offers excellent financial support opportunities for highly qualified MBA students in the form of the following:

    Ten-Hour-Per-Week Graduate Assistantships 

    These assistantships carry an award of a six-credit tuition waiver and a stipend of approximately $1,500 per semester. Graduate assistantship duties involve library research, data analysis, and administrative assistance under the direction of a faculty member or department manager.

    Summer Waivers

    Graduate assistants who serve for one semester receive a 2.25 credit tuition waiver during summer sessions. Those who serve for two consecutive semesters receive a 4.5 credit tuition waiver during summer sessions.

    Who Receives Assistantships?

    Eberly College graduate assistantship awards are made on the basis of academic track record, GMAT scores, IT and software skills, written and oral communication skills, research experience, and administrative capabilities judged through a special application process and candidate interview. Download the Eberly graduate assistantship form.  

    How are Students Selected?

    These appointments are made through a competitive selection interview process by the respective hiring administrative units.  

    Student Work Study Positions

    Student work study opportunities are also available. Positions and qualifications vary by job descriptions.

    U.S. citizens/permanent residents who are eligible for financial aid should contact the IUP Financial Aid Office.