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Teaching and Other Opportunities

Teaching Opportunities

  • All English MA students are awarded graduate assistantships that require them to teach one course per semester. Typically, most students teach English 1010: College Composition and Rhetoric.
  • Additional teaching options may become available, including English 2020, a writing-intensive introduction to literature course, or other upper-division courses in English.
  • New graduate assistants participate in a weeklong pedagogy seminar before fall semester begins. 
  • All graduate assistants attend weekly meetings with fellow assistants and an experienced mentor.

Other Professional Development Opportunities

In addition, all English MA students are offered the opportunity to apply for the following assistantship assignments (which replace teaching assignments) for one year:
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Department of English - 3353

Master of Arts in English

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 766-6452


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