Full tuition waiver (excluding fees) and an $11,100 Stipend
4 Year Degree
Central Michigan University, an FBS Member of the Mid-American Conference, is accepting applications for a Lacrosse Coaching graduate assistant (GA). Position is in line with the academic year and selected GA could serve in the position for up to two years. Salary is approximately $11,100 with a tuition waiver up to 20 graduate credit hours per academic year. There is also potential to earn additional compensation working sports camps. As a GA, candidate is required to maintain a minimum of six (6) graduate credits each semester as well as maintain at least a 3.00 cumulative GPA. This position serves as an assistant coach assisting with travel plans, day-to-day practice planning, opponent scouting, and other duties as assigned by head coach. Minimum qualifications include collegiate playing experience, ability to assist in player skill development, strong willingness to enhance culture and team building, knowledge of and commitment to following NCAA, conference and university rules & regulations, and acceptance to a CMU graduate program (on-campus or online). Preferred qualification include Division I or II playing experience. Candidates must send their resume, cover letter and list of references to Emilia Ward at firstname.lastname@example.org
Central Michigan University has a more than 125-year legacy of preparing students to become leaders and changemakers in their communities and in their personal and professional lives.
We serve nearly 19,500 students on our Mount Pleasant campus, in satellite locations around the state and throughout the country, and through flexible online programs. Many of our approximately 300 undergraduate, master’s, specialist and doctoral programs in the arts, media, business, education, human services, health professions, liberal arts, social sciences, medicine, science and engineering are nationally ranked for excellence.
CMU leads the nation in leadership development programming through our Sarah R. Opperman Leadership Institute, and we are proud to be among only 5% of U.S. universities in the top two Carnegie research classifications. Our faculty work with graduate and undergraduate students in areas such as Great Lakes research, medical innovation, engineering technology and more.
Central is home to 17 men’s and women’s Division 1 sports including football, basketball, gymnastics, baseball, wrestling and more. Our student-athletes achieve great success in competition and in the c...lassroom, capturing Mid-American Conference championships and maintaining an average cumulative GPA of 3.17.
CMU is located in Mount Pleasant, a community that blends the best of small-town living with big-city amenities. It’s part of the culturally varied and vibrant Great Lakes Bay Region that also includes Saginaw, Bay City, Midland and the state’s largest Native American community, centered on the Saginaw Chippewa Isabella Reservation in Mount Pleasant.
Area residents enjoy the mix of outdoor activities, cultural events, shopping and dining options, and family attractions. Other major Michigan destinations and attractions — Lansing, Grand Rapids, Detroit, Traverse City, wineries, beaches, golf and ski resorts, and many more — are within easy reach of the city’s central location in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.
CMU employees enjoy access to a nationally recognized wellness program along with health care and benefits that exceed regional, state and national norms.
CMU, an AA/EO institution, strongly and actively strives to increase diversity and provide equal opportunity within its community. CMU does not discriminate against persons based on age, color, disability, ethnicity, familial status, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, height, marital status, national origin, political persuasion, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, race, religion, sex, sex based stereotypes, sexual orientation, transgender status, veteran status, or weight (see http://www.cmich.edu/ocrie).