Programs & Services

Programs and Services

Intensive English Program

Do you want to attend an American university? The Intensive English Program (IEP) is a great way to get ready for academic studies. Whether your goal is to improve your English or simply get accustomed to academic life in the United States, our IEP is an excellent place to start. 

Intensive English Program

We offer  a comprehensive curriculum of core classes, electives, and extracurricular programming. Courses are designed for students interested in general English and undergraduate-level academic English preparation. Students can choose from 4- or 10-week programs offered each term in person.

Graduate IEP Courses

The Intensive English Program supports students pursuing post-graduate degrees by offering special graduate-level courses. Students with a bachelor's degree or higher are eligible to take these courses after completing level 6 in the IEP. 


Custom Programs

 AEI can create online or on-campus programs that can be specifically customized for universities, schools, government agencies, and other organizations. Such programs may last from a few weeks to several months or multiple terms. Please contact for more information and guidelines about submitting a request for either of the customized program options below.

Language and Culture Courses

AEI can design courses to help language learners achieve their goals. Customized courses can be offered for groups of students seeking a common experience. Sample programs include leadership workshops focusing on sustainability topics and environmental awareness, professional development programs for teachers, and more.

Teacher Training

AEI’s master instructors deliver online or on-campus training from a library of prepared courses or develop courses based on client needs.  Sample courses include ESL Materials and methods, ESL Assessment, Teaching online, Working with students with disabilities, Critical thinking, and more.


Courses & Services 

AEI partners with the UO undergraduate and graduate students to provide services to UO Students needing English support. AEI also provides support and resources for faculty working with international students. 

Undergraduate Courses & Services 

The Academic English for International Students (AEIS) Program offers face-to-face credit-bearing English language courses to promote international student academic success. 

Graduate Courses & Services 

The AEI offers a series of advanced courses for international graduate students who are seeking to develop and polish their academic skills for greater success with their coursework and professional endeavors.