Master of Arts in Higher Education (MAHE)

One important feature of MAHE is the availability of on-campus assistantships. Every matriculated student, based on their personal area of interest, is placed in a graduate assistantship. Each assistantship is designed as an educational experience providing marketable skills as well as a stipend to help pay for tuition, books, housing, etc.

Assistantship opportunities

The following departments host or have recently hosted a graduate assistantship position (additional positions may be added as approved):

  • Academic Affairs
  • Advancement
  • Assessment
  • Athletics
  • Career Development Office
  • Campus Ministries
  • Community and Global Outreach
  • Discipleship
  • Experiential Learning
  • First Year Experience
  • Honors Programming
  • Institute of ELS
  • Institutional Administration
  • Intercultural Programs
  • MAHE
  • Residence Life
  • Student Activities
  • Student Leadership

Assistantship application process

Applicants who are accepted into the program will receive assistantship application information. This will include position descriptions for each available assistantship as well as application instructions. To see descriptions of recent assistantships and to better understand the many types of assistantship opportunities offered, please view Assistantships available Fall 2016.

The enrollment committee and assistantship supervisors will review assistantship applications prior to Assistantship Interview Day. 

All accepted and matriculated students are strongly encouraged to attend Assistantship Interview Day on March 31 at Taylor University.

  • The Assistantship Interview Day will allow students to interview with a variety of assistantship supervisors, as well as meet current students and faculty, and get connected with their new cohort.
  • If circumstances prevent a student from attending the Assistantship Interview Day, students and supervisors must conduct an interview via videoconference or teleconference prior to March 31.

Accepted students will be given more specific details in February.

Connect with MAHE

(765) 998-4578