The University of Maryland, Baltimore County is an American public research university, which was founded in 1966, as part of the University System of Maryland. The university has established a focus on the natural sciences and engineering, but also provides programs in the liberal arts. The school offers 54 majors, 42 minors and 20 certificate educational opportunities in its undergraduate program. UMBC's Graduate School has made available 33 master's degree programs, 23 doctoral degree programs and 20 graduate certificate programs. The institution consists of three colleges - The... See full description.
The University of Colorado is perceived as a leader in both research and higher education in the Rocky Mountain region in the USA. Its grounds were laid in Boulder, in 1876, since when the institution has grown to encompass four campuses, one of which includes the newest biomedical and health center in the world. The public university offers a very diverse range of programs on the undergraduate and graduate level, as well as professional study. More than 2500 courses are provided in more than 150 areas. Online distance education options are available for those, seeking such an opportunity. See full description.
The University of Florida is the oldest in the State. It was founded in 1905, allowing access to women students in 1947. It currently welcomes more than 50,000 students, being one of the largest in the nation. It is regarded as one of the best in the world in the international ranking.The University of Florida is an American public, comprehensive, land-grant, research university. It is the state’s oldest university, taking pride in the academic diversity it offers. The university’s origins can be traced back to the year of 1853, when the state-funded East Florida Seminary took over... See full description.
The University of Maryland is a public research university, founded in 1856. Its prime location is the city of College Park, where the university enrolls more than 37 thousand students. The institution has significantly improved its reputation and accomplishments during the last two decades, and is currently ranked 12th among all public U.S. universities and 36th worldwide. They have also been named one of the top 18 ‘green universities’ in the United States.
Furthermore, the university is a member of the Association of American Universities, and a founding member of the Atlantic... See full description.
The University of Miami is a private research university established in 1925. Research plays an important role within the university, and is therefore incorporated into every academic program – expenditure in this field is about $339 million each year. The majority of the expenditure budget is being utilized by the Miller School of Medicine, but a great number of studies are also carried out in areas like engineering, education, marine science, and psychology.
Another distinctive feature of the university is its library system with over 3.1 million volumes and exceptional holdings in... See full description.
The University of Michigan at Ann Arbor is considered one of the most prestigious in the world. Programs of study are over a hundred degrees and around 27 postgraduates. The number of students are some 8,600 and 381 teachers.The university was established in 1817, which was twenty years before Michigan became a state. Since then the University of Michigan has undergone a couple of changes, one of which is moving campus to Ann Arbor in 1837, and the other – changing its curriculum from a strictly classical one, to such including science and research.
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The University of North Carolina Wilmington was established in the form of Wilmington College in 1947. It is a public institution, which is most known for its film studies, creative writing, and marine biology programs. Overall, it accepts undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students into one of the following academic departments: Cameron School of Business; College of Arts and Sciences; College of Health and Human Services, Watson School of Education, and Graduate School. The University of North Carolina Wilmington is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association... See full description.
The University of North Texas is a public university, founded in 1890 in Denton, Texas. It has changed its name six times since then, to reflect the constant growth and development the institution has undergone. Moreover, it is the fourth largest university in the country by enrollment. The school prides itself with a number of programs that have been recognized around the world, including the philosophy’s department program in environmental ethics, and the jazz studies program, which was the first of this kind in the USA. Other programs, ranked nationally are public administration,... See full description.
The University of Oregon (UO) is a public, coeducational research university established in 1876. It is located in Eugene, Oregon, United States, and is known to be the third oldest public university in the state. The University of Oregon is organized into eight schools and colleges—six professional schools and colleges, an Arts and Sciences College and an Honors College. Another interesting fact is that The Carnegie Foundation classifies the University of Oregon as a "very high research activity" university. This makes it one of only 108 universities to have such a designation.... See full description.
The University of Pennsylvania was founded in 1750. It welcomes about 10,000 students, who come from USA and other countries of the world. It has a great reputation and is considered one of the best in the world.
Phoenix is the home place of the University of Phoenix – a world-known institution, providing flexible learning opportunities to busy working people. It was established in 1976, and now serves the community through online facilities and more than 200 campuses worldwide. The programs offered are over 100 – associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. In Phoenix, the university has spread over four learning centers to give students the maximum convenience and flexibility they require. Each of the facilities outlines the courses they have on offer, and some can be taken... See full description.
The University of Scranton is a private, co-education Jesuit university, founded in 1888 as a college. It gained status of a university in 1938, and currently operates in Scranton, Pennsylvania. The institution has made available 61 bachelor’s degree programs, 43 minors, 23 master’s degree programs, and a doctor of physical therapy program; these are organized into four colleges and schools - The College of Arts and Sciences, The Kania School of Management, The Panuska College of Professional Studies, and The College of Graduate and Continuing Education. The university stresses on its... See full description.
The University of Southern California is a private, non-profit university, located in Los Angeles, California. It was founded in 1880 and is known for the fact that is enrolls more international students than any other school of higher learning in the USA – students come from 120 countries, and all 50 states. Furthermore, the University of Southern California is the oldest research school in the state, having developed a strong tradition in integrating liberal and professional education. The institution offers amazing opportunities for study abroad and internships – it highly... See full description.
The University of Southern Maine (USM) is a multi-campus public university, which is part of the University of Maine System. USM's three main campuses are located in Portland, Gorham, and Lewiston. The main academic fields of the Portland campus are business, nursing, history, political science, economics, sociology, biology, physics, chemistry, math, English, psychology, media studies, modern and classical languages and literatures, American and New England studies. Gorham houses most of the University's dormitories and competitive athletic facilities; while the Lewiston campus provides... See full description.
The University of Washington was founded in 1861 and is considered one of the best in the world. In their classrooms can be received an excellent education, related to art, music, theatre, sports, etc. The innovative ideas of the University are focused on achieving a better world to live in.Founded on November 4, 1861, the University of Washington happens to be one of the oldest universities on the West Coast. The pioneer campus was constructed in Seattle out of the 10-acre gift land downtown. Later on, it grew into a multi-location university expanding its campus structure. Now it is... See full description.
The University of Wisconsin at Madison is regarded as one of the best today. It has about 42,000 students and 2,000 faculties. Studies taught are more than 400 between undergraduate, masters and doctoral degrees.
Walden University is a private, specialized distance-learning institution, granting Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, Master of Business Administration, Master of Public Administration, Master of Public Health, Ed.S. (Education Specialist), Ed.D. (Doctor of Education), D.B.A. (Doctor of Business Administration), and Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) degrees in a number of academic fields. It was founded in 1970 by two teachers aiming to find a better way for adults to pursue higher education without having to leave their jobs. This is why the programs provided focus on relevance and... See full description.
This is a private learning institution established in 1870 and it’s located a few miles outside Boston in Wellesley, Massachusetts. Wellesley College is an arts college for women and it is among the Seven Sisters Colleges which include Radcliffe, Smith, Vassar, Mount Holyoke, Barnard, and Bryn Mawr. Wellesley College has a vibrant learning community that places a lot of value on creative, rigorous, and cross-discipline thinking. It has a collaborative approach to learning thus encouraging the learners to dispute, discuss, and polish their perspectives with each other and with the... See full description.
This is a public learning institution located in Morgantown city along the Monongahela River and it was established in 1867. West Virginia University offers over 200 undergraduate, graduate, doctorate and professional programs across its 15 colleges. Some of the graduate degrees include those offered at the College of Engineering and Mineral Resources, College of Business and Economics, and the School of Medicine. The university has other campuses including Charleston Area Medical Center in Charleston, Potomac State College of West Virginia University in Keyser, and West Virginia... See full description.