Support Courses

Who takes support courses?

  • All Level 1 students
  • Students with a core course in Level 1, 2, or 3

SUPPORT COURSE 2 = This is a required course for all students enrolled in a Level 2 core course (2 credits).  This class meets for two hours one day during the week.

SUPPORT COURSE 3 = This is a required course for all students enrolled in a Level 3 core course unless they are required to take SUPPORT COURSE 2 instead (2 credits).  This class meets for two hours one day during the week.


One of the first 12 intensive English programs in the United States
Each semester year, the AEC enrolls about 250 students representing more than 35 countries on six continents.
Start working on your degree now! You can take university classes for credit at the same time you are taking English classes.
Earn university credits now! You can use 9 AEC credits as elective credits toward your KU degree in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Business, and Architecture.
Fulfill a university requirement! Completion of your English proficiency requirements means you have finished your foreign language requirement at the University of Kanas.