The American River College is a community college, offering its educational services in Sacramento County, California. The college was establised in 1955 as an American River Junior College. The institution is a very popular choice among students in the greater Sacramento area, as it acts as a starting point for later transfer to competitive four-year universities (i.e. the University of California, Davis )and semi-competitive universities like California State University, Sacramento. Students, who are not aiming to transfer have the chance of enrolling for certification in... See full description.
Arizona State University (ASU) is a public educational institution, premier research center and a leader in innovation. The American English and Culture Program (AECP) within the university was established in 1974, since when it has been dedicated to providing specifically-designed intensive English as a Second Language programs. The program has been welcoming students from more than 115 countries. Since it strives to offer cultural immersion, besides classes, field trips to various places in Arizona and a good range of activities ensure that students become familiar with ASU and the... 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.
Colorado State University residing in Fort Collins, Colorado came into existence in 1870. The campus sits on 5000 acres of land, which encompasses the main campus, foothills campus, an agricultural campus and a mountain campus (Pingree Park). In addition, Colorado State has 4,600 acres for research facilities, corporate offices and Colorado State forest service stations. CSU maintains world-class standard research in infectious disease, atmospheric science, cancer research, clean energy technology and environmental science. US News ranked CSU 124 of 262 among the best national... 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.
Dartmouth College, located in Hanover, New Hampshire, United States was founded in 1769. DC operates a Liberal Arts College, a School of Medicine, a School of Engineering and the School of Business. The Liberal arts College DC also offers a 4-year bachelor of engineering program. DC encompasses 39 academic units contributing more than 50 academic programs with full autonomy to select major and minors & dual majors. Last year DC gained 11th position among undergraduate programs offered at National Universities according to US News & World Report. The institution has a financial aid policy... See full description.
DU was founded in 1867 at Madison, New Jersey, United States as an undergraduate institute specializing in Liberal Arts Studies. DU has three academic units: College of Liberal Arts, Caspersen School of Graduate Studies and Theological School. Apart from traditional studies programs, DU offers unique programs such as a New York Semester on Contemporary Art, Drew Summer Science Institute, Semester on Wall Street, Semester on the United Nations and a London Semester. DU has its own online radio station known as WMNJ. Moeover, DU holds credit for “The Acorn” & “Insanity’s Horse” -... 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.
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 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.
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.
Oregon State University is a public learning institution and was founded in 1868 and is situated in Corvallis. There are over 200 academic programs for undergraduate students and over 100 graduate programs including those in fields such as education, engineering, and business. There are also over 30 online degrees that students can choose from and these are offered via the Oregon State Ecampus. The university’s specialty is in the studies of forestry, marine sciences, and sustainable food systems among others. Besides classwork, students can engage in a number of extracurricular... 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.
Seattle Languages International is a fully accredited language school, serving the areas of Seattle, Bellevue, Redmond and Tacoma, USA. The institute focuses on providing quality tuition in languages like Spanish, English, Italian, French, German, Mandarin Chinese, Arabic, Russian, Japanese, Vietnamese, and more. Having received more than 900 students in 2006, the school has become one of the fastest growing training centers in the area. All classes are led by professional, well-qualified teachers, who are native speakers, and aim to not only pass knowledge about their language but also... See full description.
Stetson University is an independent institution of higher learning, established in 1883, operating four colleges and schools across the I-4 corridor in Central Florida. The primary undergraduate campus is located in DeLand, Florida, USA. The Center for International Education within the university is responsible for its Study Abroad Programs, along with International Student Advising and Support, and International Student Programming and Workshops. Furthermore, it cooperates with faculty to organize off-campus international trips and faculty exchange programs. The study abroad programs... See full description.
SUNY is a system of public universities in New York, USA. It was established in 1948, and represents the largest system of universities, colleges, and community colleges in the world. Overall, it has 64 campuses around the state, including four University Centers. Accordingly, the system offers all types of undergraduate, postgraduate, and distance learning programs with the purpose to preserve the high quality of education in the public institutions of New York. With regard to this, in 2010, SUNY launched a new strategic plan, which is called the Power of SUNY.
Ohio State University is a public research university, and currently has the third largest university campus in the United States. Located in Columbus, Ohio, it was founded in 1870 as a land-grant university. Now the university has also established regional campuses in Lewis Center (the Delaware Center), Lima, Mansfield, Marion, and Newark. Furthermore, Ohio State operates small campuses and research facilities at the Gibraltar Island, the Ohio agricultural research and development center, and the Ohio agricultural research institute in Wooster.
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Penn State University is actually the commonly used abbreviated name for the Pennsylvania State University, which is a public research university, spreading its campuses and facilities throughout the US state of Pennsylvania. Its main campus is known as University Park and, being the largest of 24 campuses, lies within the Borough of State College and College Township, Pennsylvania. The university itself was established in 1855, stressing on a mission of teaching, research, and public service.
A notable point about Penn State is that it established itself as a leader in diversity,... 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 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 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 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.