Atlantic International University describes itself as a non-traditional university, providing distance education to adult learners. The curriculum provided is flexible and highly individual for each student, while the concept of ‘self instruction’ is very much stressed.
The university offers bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees through its schools of Business and Economics, Science and Engineering, and the School of Social and Human Studies. Attendance at classes is not required. The schools has not gained any accreditation, as it perceives its programs to be unique ones,... See full description.
Boston University is a private research university based in Boston, Massachusetts. The school receives more than 30,000 undergraduate and graduate students, coming from over 140 countries, which makes it one of the largest private institutions in the USA. Programs are offered in 250 fields of study through sixteen schools and colleges. The degrees granted at the school include bachelor’s master’s and doctoral degrees, while among alumni and faculty there are 7 Nobel Prize Winners and 22 Pulitzer Prize Winners. Moreover, Boston University runs 75 study abroad programs in over 33 cities... See full description.
Bryn Mawr College is a women's liberal arts college, operating in Bryn Mawr, a community in Lower Merion Township, ten miles away of Philadelphia. The phrase bryn mawr means 'big hill' in Welsh. The school is known to be a small, four year, highly residential baccalaureate college. It receives about 1300 undergraduate and 450 graduate students. The college offers a wide variety of disciplines, but most students are enrolled in the undergraduate arts & sciences program. Students at the institution are required to complete divisional requirements in the social sciences, natural sciences and... See full description.
Colorado College was founded in 1874 to provide the finest liberal arts education in the country. CC’s unique Block Plan allows students to take one course at a time, while the class is limited to 16 students only. This allows learners to study their subject in great depth. Besides, there are many opportunities for study abroad programs as more than 80% of CC students utilize their time abroad. Academic resources for students include Colket student learning centre, Help desk, Tutt Library, Computer and Technology lab, Media services centre, Writing centre, disability service and the... See full description.
Concordia Language Villages is US pioneer in the provision of language education. Created in 1961, the organization consider themselves a leader in the field of cultural and language education for young people. Concordia has created instructional courses for fifteen languages as well as a wide array of year-round programs. These are designed for learners of all ages, including youth, families, adults, and educators. Some of the options offered are Summer Villages, Pre-Kindergarten for young children; Family Weeks or Weekends for families; Cultural Workshops and Professional Development... See full description.
East Carolina University came into existence in 1907 as a public research university at Greenville, North Carolina, United States. ECU offers more than 200 programs, catering bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral and certificate students. ECU comprises of 9 undergraduate academic units, a graduate school and 4 professional schools. ECU academic centres sit on a 1600 acre entailing: Main campus, Health science campus, West research facility, Field station for coastal studies and Studio art campus in Italy. The university is famous for its programs in education, nursing, business and medicine.... 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.
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.
Harvard University is undoubtedly one of the best universities in the USA and globally. Apart from the university’s ‘big name’, the school is the oldest higher institution in USA founded in 1636. Harvard University is proud of an enrollment of over 20,000 students studying several courses from over 100 departments. The school conducts countless research programs with its location in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts. Harvard University has over 350,000 alumni worldwide. Students are provided with unlimited number of extracurricular activities in every aspect imaginable with the... See full description.
Accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, a commission of the North Central Association, Hope College is a four-year college that is ranked among the top 25 US liberal arts colleges because of the quality of its teaching. It offers more than 80 majors in liberal arts and pre-professional areas.
Ithaca College is a private institution founded in 1892 as a music conservatory. It is located in the South Hill of Ithaca, New York, but is known internationally for its communications program, provided by the Roy H. Park School of Communications. Four other schools offer more than 100 degree programs: School of Business; School of Health Sciences and Human Performance; School of Humanities and Sciences; and School of Music. The college’s main focus is on liberal arts, but a couple of pre-professional programs are available as well as graduate ones. It is known to be a center of a... See full description.
Middlebury College is a liberal arts college, located in Vermont, USA. It is proud with the two centuries of history it has behind its back, its traditions in liberal arts, and its dynamic residential community. The institution also offers graduate and specialized programs, operating around the world; this is a major feature, distinguishing the college from other similar schools. Graduate and summer programs offered there include Summer Language Schools (10 languages: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish), Bread Loaf School of... See full description.
New York University (NYU) is a private, research university, established in 1831. The school is located in New York City, USA, with its main campus situated in Manhattan. The school is known to be one of the largest private, nonprofit institutions of higher education in the country. NYU consists of 18 schools, colleges and institutes, and is known to house about 12,500 students. Furthermore, NYU operates study abroad facilities in London, Paris, Florence, Prague, Madrid, Berlin, Accra, Shanghai, Buenos Aires, Tel Aviv, Singapore, as well as a liberal arts campus in Abu Dhabi. It plans to... See full description.
Regis University is a private, co-educational Roman Catholic, Jesuit university, which was established by the Society of Jesus in 1877. The institution is based in Denver, Colorado, and is one of 28 member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. Regis University is divided into three colleges: Regis College, The Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions, and the College for Professional Studies. Except for providing quality undergraduate and postgraduate education, the college strives to promote strong commitment to community service. Regis University is... See full description.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is an institution of higher education, founded in 1766. It welcomes about 65,000 students, many of whom come from more than 115 countries. This University has a great international prestige and is considered one of the best in the world.
The Rockefeller University is an institution of higher education with great international prestige. The Center was founded in 1901 in New York City and is mainly dedicated to education and research in biomedical sciences.
Founded in the wake of the gold rush by leaders of the newly established 31st state, the University of California's flagship campus at Berkeley has become one of the preeminent universities in the world. Its early guiding lights, charged with providing education (both "practical" and "classical") for the state's people, gradually established a distinguished faculty (with 22 Nobel laureates to date), a stellar research library, and more than 350 academic programs.
This California institution became a catalyst of economic growth and social innovation — the place where vitamin E was... See full description.
The University of California Los Angeles is one of the top universities in the world, currently ranked 4th by the High Impact Universities rankings, 11th by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, and 13th by the Academic Ranking of World Universities. It is a public research university, founded in 1919, as the second oldest of the ten campuses affiliated with the University of California system.
The institution particularly prides itself with strengths in liberal arts and sciences, together with research, as a result of which it has earned a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa and a... 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 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 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.
The institution is accredited by the... 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.
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.
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.