$12,000 a year plus full tuition and fees stipend covered by Athletic Department
2 openings available.
TAMUC Graduate Scholar Program (GSP) will develop student’s professionalism by providing work experience, leadership skills, and network with industry partners. The goal of this program is to give students working in college athletics a competitive edge securing employment after graduation. Students can achieve further distinction with an “Excellence Award” at the end of the year. This program provides students an interactive, professional learning experience that opens the doors to local and regional employers.
*Full tuition and fees paid along with stipend*
Provide inclusive academic support to student-athletes of assigned teams through individualized academic plans that may include tutoring, mentoring, study hall, and instruction on study skills and time management.
Assist in generating weekly grade reports for assigned teams
Attend beginning of semester meetings and participate in coaches’ meetings for assigned teams
Contribute to leadership and development programs such as community engagement opportunities and/or event planning, and Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).
Assist in day-to-day operations of the Thrower Center
Perform other duties as assigned.
Assist the Associate Director for Compliance and Compliance Coordinator in monitoring the activities of coaches and student-athletes, including, but not limited to:
Assisting in NCAA Bylaw 16 rules regarding Awards limits and Complimentary Admissions;
Assisting in NCAA Bylaw 17 rules with practice schedules and logs;
Assisting in NCAA Bylaw 13 rules with recruiting logs; AND
And any other duties as needed.
To be eligible for the Graduate Scholar Program a student must have full or conditional admission into the Health and Human Performance (HHP) master’s/specialist degree program. Students cannot have provisional admission or be a non-degree student. If a doctoral student, you must have full admission into a doctoral program; you cannot be a non-degree student. You also:
Must be in good standing with the Graduate School
Possess an overall graduate GPA of at least a 3.00 for courses completed
Must be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours for fall and spring terms
Enrolled in at least one internship course each semester including summer. Each course may count towards your degree as an elective (ie. HHPK 537)
Since 1889, Texas A&M University-Commerce has been known as a leader in providing an excellent education. It’s because we care about people and relationships. We’re a big-name university, but our focus is helping you achieve success. A&M-Commerce faculty and staff will know your name and work closely with you to understand your goals and dreams. Our professors will care about your growth and be your loudest supporters when you walk across the stage to get your degree. We realize a great education is about more than attending class. It’s about making friends, memories, and a name for yourself as someone who’s passionate about learning. Earning an A&M-Commerce degree and being part of the Texas A&M University system will not only look good on your resume, it will give you the confidence you need to compete in the marketplace." Texas A&M University-Commerce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer. If you need assistance in applying for this job, please contact (903) 886-5668.