Work your way through the MBA degree program at Nicholls State University.

Graduate assistantships for evening, online, and hybrid MBA students are available in departments and programs throughout campus. GAs are employed by Nicholls on a semester by semester basis. GAs work 20 hours per week (15 hours in a summer session) and are paid a stipend in addition to a waiver of tuition.

A student must be accepted into a graduate program to be considered for a GA position. GAs must also earn at least six hours of credit each semester applicable to their degree. Application forms for graduate assistantships may be downloaded below or obtained from the offices of the Coordinator of Graduate Studies of each college.

To apply, a graduate student must submit:

  • Graduate Assistant Application
  • Resume
  • Three recommendations (applicant evaluations)
  • Criminal Background Check form

The completed application should be brought to the Graduate Programs in Business office in 104 White Hall or emailed to

Forms and Documents:


Criminal Background Consent Form

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