Western Kentucky University

Honors College at WKU

Kentucky Institute for International Studies


The Kentucky Institute for International Studies (KIIS) offers Honors courses and Honors augmentations each semester including the summer. These courses are open to students with a 3.2 GPA or above. They showcase more challenging and unconventional assignments that will require greater analytical, creative, and critical thinking skills. Studying abroad through KIIS is a great way to gain valuable international experience while earning Honors credit hours.




 Follow this link for Course Descriptions.


Please contact the KIIS office if you are interested in receiving Honors credit for any other summer program. Also, summer programs are offered in Europe, Asia, Africa, Canada, and Latin America and semester programs are offered in France, Germany, Spain, and Mexico.

Questions about a KIIS program?

Contact Dr. John Dizgun at 270.745.4416 or john.dizgun@wku.edu.

 Last Modified 7/22/13