Graduate Certificate in the Teaching of Writing
Eastern Illinois University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in the Teaching of Writing program is designed for high school and middle-level educators who want to pursue professional development.  This flexible program only has one required course, Writing Project for K-12 Teachers.  The other four courses are chosen by the student from courses such as:

  • Studies in Professional Writing
  • Professional Editing
  • Integrating the English Language Arts
  • Problems in the Teaching of English
  • Composition Theory and Pedagogy


  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution 
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75
  • Official transcripts
  • Teaching certification

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission