The English Department offers a number of graduate assistantships to qualified students who wish to gain teaching experience. Graduate assistants either teach two sections of ENG 101: Freshman Composition (6 semester hours), assist in the Writing Center. All graduate assistants receive a tuition waiver and a stipend. Assistantships may be renewed for a second year.

In addition to assistantships, the university awards a number of graduate fellowships. For information about fellowships, the student should contact the College of Graduate Studies 989-774-GRAD

​Application Deadline

The application deadline for the 2018-19 school year is February 15, 2018.

Click here for the 2018-2019 Academic Year Application

Contact Information:

Dr. Desmond Harding
Coordinator, Graduate Studies in English
Department of English
Language and Literature
Central Michigan University
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859

English Department​