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Accent Expansion Program (AEP)

The MU School of Health Professions offers an Accent Expansion Program to MU faculty, students and staff as well as the Columbia area community. Contact the clinic at 573-884-7538 for more information.

Columbia Area Career Center Adult Education & Literacy

This adult program is free and new students can be added to in-progress classes every few weeks. A pre-test is required for class placement, and a post-test is required to keep this program funded by the government and free to students.

ESL/EAP classes at Columbia College

Full-time and part-time students are welcome to take English for Academic Purposes courses at Columbia College. Intermediate and advanced classes are available. Spoken language skills are covered in the courses EAPP 103 and EAPP 104, Oral Communication Skills I and II. EAPP classes at Columbia College earn college credit hours that fit into elective hours in most degree programs.

More community language resources

The MU International Center maintains a list of English conversation resources that may be helpful to graduate students who want to improve their oral English language skills. Free and fee-based opportunities are available on campus and off campus. Explore your options.