Qualifications include: passing the Level One Written English Proficiency Requirement, successful completion of COMM 850-Seminar in Teaching Communication Studies,
COMM 851-Internship in Teaching Communication Studies and active enrollment in a minimum of four units during the teaching appointment.
Applications for teaching are made to the department’s hiring committee, which screens qualifications and makes recommendations to the department chair. Those selected to teach as teaching associates must enroll in COMM 852, Supervised Teaching.
The salary for teaching one three-unit section is approximately $2,436.00 per semester. TAs are eligible to teach for four semesters during their graduate program.