College of Education - Assessment Team Graduate Assistant
Grand Canyon University's College of Education is seeking to fill a Graduate Assistant position for the 2022-2024 academic year to assist with various tasks within the Assessment team. Graduate Assistants are required to be accepted to and matriculate through a Masters level program at GCU. The Graduate Assistant position offers a full master’s degree tuition waiver.
This is a 2 year commitment.
Review and process key documents requested for approval using Adobe Acrobat.
Compile, clean, and audit data related to reporting needs.
Student outreach while upholding FERPA regulations.
Assist with auditing systems related to key operational activities and other data-entry in relation to key assessment cycle processes.
May mentor and will collaborate with student workers across various departments in the College of Education
Other duties as assigned.
Must be admitted to a Masters degree seeking program at GCU. (Certificate only programs do not satisfy this requirement)
Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. (If a student is newly admitted to the University, the admission GPA is considered for this requirement.) A student must also maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 during their employment.
Be enrolled in as a "regular" (not provisional) degree-seeking student for at least 6 graduate level units leading to the degree. (Undergraduate or audited courses do not satisfy this requirement.) Hiring departments may require a higher enrollment.
Assistantships may be revoked at any time if duties are not fulfilled satisfactorily.
Because of the role as student and employee, graduate assistants assume responsibility for upholding the University’s Student Code of Conduct.
Graduate Assistants are eligible for waiver of tuition for the period employed. Waiver of tuition may be taxable income.
Graduate Assistants must follow the HR employment workflow processes and pre-employment background checks.
Graduate Assistants have restricted work hours (maximum of 29 hours per week).
After all degree requirements for the planned program of study are met, a student is no longer eligible to receive a graduate assistantship.
"Incomplete" grades must be removed during the period following the teaching period in which the "I" was recorded in order to continue the assistantship.
Graduate Assistants are part-time employees and not eligible for GCU’s employment benefits, except those stipulated by law.
Knowledge of statistics, analytics, preferred.
CCOB or CSET degree programs preferred (Business Analytics or related field/program).
Data driven individual with the ability to use data to solve problems.
Ability to comprehend quantitative and qualitative data.
Excel experience needed, specifically VLOOKUPs and pivot tables.
Ability to learn and adapt to different systems quickly.
Understanding of educational principles is a plus.
Ability to communicate effectively both through written and verbal communication.