International Teaching Assistant (ITA) Program

ITA Graduate Courses

The ITA program courses fulfill the University’s spoken English proficiency requirement for TA eligibility. The courses, which are open to all nonnative English speaking students and postdocs, focus on the discipline-specific oral communication skills needed in teaching.

For students with an ELP rating of 4

GRAD 5102: Preparation for University Teaching for Nonnative Speakers of English

For students with an ELP rating of 2

GRAD 5105: Practicum in University Teaching for Nonnative English Speakers 5105


College of Science and Engineering:Teaching and Language Kick-off Program

Non-degree Students & Postdocs

If you are a non-degree student or postdoc, follow these instructions for registration.