In 2011, Teaching Assistantships provide a stipend of $22,000 plus a full tuition scholarship. Duties include laboratory and recitation sections, grading reports, exams, and homework assignments. Teaching Assistants maintain office hours in the department for assistance.
Research Assistantships provide a stipend of $22,000 per year. The research carried out by the assistant is usually used towards thesis requirements. Research assistants also receive full tuition scholarships.