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Graduate Teaching Assistants

On the Job


Graduate Teaching Assistants work under the direction of college professors. They perform teaching-related duties, such as teaching lower-level courses, grading, preparing and giving tests, and developing course materials. They must be enrolled in a graduate program.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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