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Pay:$ - $ per courseAdd your data and be counted

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Department officials report adjunct pay is $ - $ per course.

Pay is based on three-credit courses. For adjuncts paid in other ways, we convert that pay to a three-credit equivalent. To learn more, read our methodology.

BenefitsAdd your data and be counted

Insurance?

Health insurance?

Yes, similar to full-time staff
Yes, but not similar to full-time staff
Given option to buy into group plan
No
I don't know

Retirement?

Retirement?

Yes, similar to full-time staff
Yes, but not similar to full-time staff
Given option to buy into group plan
No
I don't know

Union?

Union?

Yes
No

Working conditionsAdd your data and be counted

Are adjuncts allowed to participate in faculty governance or committees?

Are adjuncts allowed to participate in faculty governance or committees?

Yes
No
I don't know

How much control do you have over the syllabus?

How much control do you have over the syllabus?

None
A little
A lot
Total

What office space do you have?

What office space do you have?

None
One I share with more than five others
One I share with fewer than five others
My own

How much do student evaluations count toward your evaluation?

How much do student evaluations count toward your evaluation?

None
A little
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Total

Submission detailsAdd your data and be counted

Pay per course Health insurance Retirement Union Control of syllabus Office space Impact of student evals Adjunct governance Has advanced degree Course type

More submission details are available in the data download link below.

Green highlighted rows list the department's responses.

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