Faculty and Staff Resources
At Bethune-Cookman University, adjunct/part-time graduate faculty teaches 3-6 semester hours per semester. All adjunct/part-time faculty are assigned the rank of adjunct/part-time instructor, regardless of degree held, experience, or other considerations. The adjunct faculty contract specifies the person to whom the faculty member is responsible, as well as the number of semester hours of teaching and hours of student advisement required.
Terms of Faculty Appointments
To be considered for faculty positions, candidates must hold the master’s degree with at least 18 graduate semester hours in their teaching field. All degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution of higher education.
Teaching and Assignments
The usual teaching load at Bethune-Cookman University is fifteen (15) credit hours per semester. Any instructor wishing to teach in the School of Professional Studies must carry a full load before being compensated additionally for classes taught.
For additional Faculty and Staff Resources, please refer to the Faculty Handbook and the Staff Handbook.