The department offers a limited number of on-campus graduate research assistantships for M.A. students enrolled in the M.A. in Rhetoric & Philosophy of Communication degree program on a competitive basis. To be considered for an assistantship, you must be fully admitted to the M.A. Program and have submitted complete application information prior to the application deadline.
The deadline for completed applications is January 15.
All M.A. applicants enrolled in the M.A. in Rhetoric & Philosophy of Communication degree program are automatically considered for assistantships. If you are seriously considering an assistantship, we encourage you to write a brief single-spaced paragraph about work and/or research experience as well as your work ethic within the Personal Statement.
Assistantships include tuition remission and stipend. Students on assistantship are not permitted to engage in outside employment.