Carnegie Mellon University

Evaluation and Certification of English Fluency for Instructors

This policy should be reviewed in its entirety on-line: http://www.cmu.edu/policies/faculty/evaluation-certification-english-fluency-instructors.html

The English Fluency in Higher Education Act of 1990 requires all institutions of higher education in Pennsylvania to evaluate and certify the English fluency of all instructional personnel, including teaching assistants and interns.  The fluency of all instructional personnel will be determined by each department.