Graduate Assistant Program

NECC staff enrolled in the Western New England University Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis graduate program are able to be employed as a NECC graduate assistant.  Graduate assistants participate in the three-year degree program (on-site) while gaining valuable work experience with children, adolescents and young adults with autism, PDD and behavior disorders.

In addition to participating in the WNE graduate program, the graduate assistant fulfills full-time teaching responsibilities in the Level 2 teacher, Behavioral Health Technician, or Vocational Counselor roles.

Benefits of the Graduate Assistant Position

  • Full tuition
  • Relocation assistance
  • Furnished housing provided by NECC
  • Stipend
  • Full health and dental insurance coverage
  • Practical training in classroom management and special education teaching techniques
  • Opportunities to participate in research and present at professional conferences

To learn more about the Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis graduate program at Western New England University click here.