Other title elements (your name, the course name, teacher's name and the due date...) may be double or single-spaced and may be either centered or left aligned in the final third of your title page.
Unless otherwise specified, essay text is left aligned.
However, if no guidelines are set, you have several different options for formatting your paper.
The Essay Title Although the topic of your essay serves as the title, the title section of your essay contains several additional elements.
The first page of text is page 1 and may be numbered at the bottom center, in the upper right hand corner, or left unnumbered. 3" or indicators like "page 2 of 5" are usually inappropriate for essays.
Number subsequent pages in the upper right hand corner of each page. In the MLA style, the page number is preceded by your last name spaces, i.e. Also in the MLA style all pages that contain the essay text are numbered in the upper right hand corner.
Instead, try to provide some basic definition of the matter you discuss and add some crucial details about it that creates causal, explanatory or contrasting effect.
For example, ‘a so and so disease is a disease that does this and this to patients thus confining them to bed for a long time, yet the cure for it is still to be found’.
Frequently, the formatting of your essay may be nearly as important to a teacher as the content is.
If your teacher or professor gives you specific formatting guidelines, you should follow them.