Avila College is a Roman Catholic Independent school for girls, founded in 1965. It is situated in the Melbourne suburb of Mount Waverley and offers liberal arts, professional, undergraduate and graduate education to both domestic and international students. The main purpose of the university is to achieve academic excellence by providing an educational experience rooted in the Catholic tradition and in the spirit of the Sisters of St. Joseph. All educational endeavors within the institution emphasize communication and thinking skills, knowledge, and personal, social and spiritual... See full description.
Emmanuel College (EC) is a Roman Catholic liberal arts college, based in Boston, Massachusetts. The institution was formed in 1919, as a women's college by the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur. It became coeducational in 2001 and is a member of the Colleges of the Fenway consortium. Emmanuel has made available over 40 majors, minors and concentrations in the liberal arts and sciences at the undergraduate level. What is specific about the institution that the strict classroom instruction is combined with experiential learning opportunities, such as cooperative education, student research,... See full description.
Fairfield University is a Jesuit institution that trains people on leadership and service. The school was formed in 1942 and is located in Connecticut, USA, close to New England. The academic aspect of Fiarfield University is divided into six subdivisions: the College of Arts and Sciences, the Charles F. Dolan School of Business, the School of Engineering, the Graduate school of Education and Allied professions as well as Continuing Studies. They also offer scholarship opportunities provided conditions for qualifications are met. The university specializes in sports, too, and makes sure... See full description.
Florida Atlantic University (FAU) was officially opened on October 1964 by the 36th President of the United States, Lyndon Baines Johnson, in South Florida. With a recently accredited Medical school, FAU has been growing rapidly & progressively ever since its foundation. With over 29,000 students, 170+ degree programs and a couple of colleges some of which include the College of Business, the College of Medicine (New), the College of Nursing, the College of Education etc., and also participating in a number of researches and scientific programs, Florida Atlantic University is proud of... See full description.
Florida State University is located in Florida, USA. The school offers top undergraduate, postgraduate and professional programs in the fields of physics, chemistry, psychology, sociology, political science, criminology and many more. They also have professional schools such as the College of Medicine and College of Law. Furthermore, the University houses the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory. Graduate programs offered here include master’s, doctoral, specialist and advanced master’s and professional degree programs. They offer financial aids and scholarship programs to... See full description.
Gateway Community College is an educational institute situated in New Haven, Connecticut. The school teaches students, irrespective of their national background. It offers several Arts and Sciences courses and prepare students who wish to study in Universities or four-year college programs. The school is an outstanding college in the US and has been listed as a Top college in a list of top schools included in the New York Times. The school awards degrees ranging from an Associate in Arts (AA) degree through an Associate in Science (SS) degree to an Associate in Applied Science (AAS)... See full description.
The University of Illinois prides itself to be a world leader in research, teaching, and public engagement. The school also emphasizes on the variety of programs it offers and its internationally renowned faculty. It operates campuses in Urbana-Champaign, Chicago, and Springfield, enrolling about 70,000 students. The campus at Urbana-Champaign is known as "Illinois", "U of I", or “UIUC”, whereas the Chicago campus is known as “UIC” and the Springfield campus as "UIS".
The University of Illinois was founded in 1867 with the Urbana-Champaign campus, and was chartered as the... See full description.
Montgomery College is a public, open-access community college, which was established in 1946, when its first classes were held in the evenings at a local high school. It is located in Montgomery County, Maryland, just outside Washington, D.C. in the United States. The college awards two-year associate's degrees and a variety of professional certificates and letters of recognition. The degrees offered are Associate of Arts (A.A.), Associate of Science (A.S.), Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.), Associate of Arts in Teaching (A.A.T.), and Associate of Fine Arts (A.F.A.). Graduates of... See full description.
Northeastern University is a private research university, located in the center of Boston, USA. It was established in 1898, and is perceived as a world leader in experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research. Undergraduate and graduate degrees are offered by the school through nine schools and colleges: College of Arts, Media and Design; Business Administration; Computer and Information Science; Engineering; Health Sciences; Professional Studies; Science; Social Sciences and Humanities; and a Law School. The degrees granted are bachelor’s, master’s, Juris... See full description.
Saint Louis University is a private, co-educational Jesuit university established in 1818. It is a member of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities, and is the oldest university west of the Mississippi river. The institution offers undergraduate programs, graduate and professional degrees, as well as adult education majors and programs. Saint Louis’ students come from all 50 states and 75 countries, while its undergraduate program is currently ranked 88th in the 2010 and 70th in the 2011U.S. News and World Report rankings. The school also has a campus in Madrid, Spain,... See full description.
The University of Texas at Austin was founded in 1883. It is one of the largest and most prestigious universities in the world and hosts some 51,000 students.The University of Texas is a public research university, which campus is located only 0.25 km away from the Texas State Capitol. It holds a first place in the state of Texas in terms of enrollment, with 51, 233 students enrolled in 2010; nationally, it has the fifth largest single-campus enrollment.
The University of Texas at Austin was founded in 1883, while in 1929 it was included in the American Association of Universities.... 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 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 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.