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 2020-21 school year is February 15, 2020.

Click here for the 2020-2021 Academic Year Application
Note: the 2020-2021 form is fillable only when used in Chrome.

Contact Information:

Dr. Darrin Doyle
Coordinator of Graduate Studies in English
Department of English Language and Literature
Central Michigan University
1429 South Washington Street
Anspach 215
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859

English Department​