English Department

Planning your upcoming semester schedule?

Click on the links below for information on the following:

- Course Outlines
- Two-year Course Rotation
- Course Offerings by MnTC goal Areas
- Online Course Offerings

English Department Mission Statement

Assure that students in all programs requiring our writing courses attain the written communication skills expected of college-educated individuals in their occupations, in four-year colleges.

Need some help with punctuation, grammar, or documentation?

Use these self-paced tutorials on a variety of topics:

Commas in Compound Sentences - Notes
Commas in Compound Sentences - PDF

Commas with Interrupting Elements - Notes
Commas with Interrupting Elements - PDF

Pronoun Use - Notes
Pronoun Use - PDF

Subject-Verb Agreement - Notes
Subject-Verb Agreement - PDF

Online Tutor

Students may submit a paper or essay here for feedback from an English department faculty member.

Faculty requests that students submit their work with their TOP THREE CONCERNS so that faculty are able to focus and frame their comments and feedback appropriately.

Students may access the online tutor at k.sutton@mesabirange.edu

Helpful Links

The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Mesabi Range College Library