Career Professionals

Global professionals who use English need to be:

  • confident in their communication
  • quick to respond to opportunity
  • have a high-level of cross-cultural competence

Academic English Studies (AES) has been offering intensive English classes for professionals and students for the past 46 years.   We offer classes for people who want to work on:

  • verbal communication skills
  • presentation skills
  • developing clear, succinct professional writing
  • vocabulary
  • increased understanding of American culture and the cultures of your classmates

Past content course topics at the Advanced level have included:

  • Leadership and Organizations

  • Sociology

  • Test Strategies (IELTS, iBT)

  • Service Learning (Volunteerism)

  • Civil Rights History of the U.S.

  • Movies and American Cultures

  • Looking Critically: Images and Art

  • Media Studies

  • The Language of Math

  • Legal Language

Study with AES and be a member of our Lewis & Clark campus community.  All students have access to our libraries, award-winning green buildings and athletic facilities.  There are computer labs for you to use for research and completing your assignments; the most popular is the Interactive Learning Center, close to the AES office.  All students have access to technology support through the Information Technology Department at Lewis & Clark.


Are you a teaching professional, or are you interested in teaching English and want to develop your English and learn from the best? Professional Development for Multilingual English teachers.