Becker College is a college, located in Massachusetts, United States, established in 1978 through the merger of two other institutions. The school runs campuses in Worcester and Leicester as well as a satellite Center for Accelerated and Professional Studies, located in Southborough, MA. The college has made available 27 undergraduate degree programs, among which is a nursing program that is known to be one of the top 20 producers of registered nurses in Massachusetts. Bachelor, Associate and Accelerated Degree Programs are awarded in a variety of disciplines. Examples are a veterinary... See full description.
Bergen Community College is an accredited two-year community college, serving the needs of Bergen County, New Jersey, USA. It was established in 1965 with the aim of providing affordable, comprehensive higher education in the area. The College operates three sites - in Paramus (main campus), Hackensack and Lyndhurst, which receive over 32,000 students. The institution offers degree, continuing education and adult education programs. Upon graduation, the students either go on to continue their studies in a four-year college, or they find jobs with the skills they have gained. Bergen... See full description.
Clark College came into existence in 1933 by a group of visionary educators, who had a dream to provide higher education opportunities for South West Washington during the great depression. Clark College promotes highest standards of education and was granted initial endorsement in 1937 from five professors from University of Washington, followed by an accreditation from North West Commission on colleges and universities in 1948. Through the passage of time it has still maintained its standing even till today. The Clark College 2009-2014 Strategic Plan enables a framework for aiding... See full description.
The College of Southern Idaho (CSI) is a community college founded in 1965, located in Twin Falls, Idaho. CSI offers academic opportunities in arts, science, applied science and technical certifications. There are also transfer programs to other schools in the region (Idaho) such as Boise, Hailey, Burley and Gooding. Around 7000 students studying in CSI can take part in government activities, special interest clubs, athletic teams and fine arts production. CSI is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) which is a regional subsidiary authorized by the US... 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.
The establishment of Cornell University took place in 1865 on East Hill, Ithaca, New York. The university structure has seven undergraduate colleges, seven graduate departments and two remote campuses; one in New York City and one in Education City, Qatar (First American Medical offshore school). The number of enrolled students at Cornell is over 20,000 from 120 countries worldwide. Cornell has an acceptance rate of only 15%. Cornell is the first institute to offer degree in Veterinary Medicine, PhD in Electrical Engineering and Industrial Engineering. Furthermore, Cornell holds credit... See full description.
Delaware Technical & Community College (DTCC) came into existence in 1966, comprising of 4 campuses. The campuses include Owens campus in Georgetown, Delaware, Stanton Campus in Newark, Terry campus in Dover and Wilmington campus in Wilmington. DTCC offers more than 140 academic programs consisting of 48 degree programs and 61 Certificate opportunities. Delaware Technical has a varsity team known as Roadrunners which has both a baseball and softball team. The baseball team was crowned champions in 2001 at the NJCAA Division II World Series.
Ellsworth Community College is a two-year community college, based in Iowa Falls, Iowa. The institution was established in 1890 as a private business academy. Later on, it turned into a four-year college, a music conservatory, and a public junior college. The institution provides three different degree programs: the Arts and Science Degrees are two-year programs, aimed at students, who are planning to enter the professional workforce, but do not wish to earn a degree from a four-year college; Career and Technical Degrees & Diplomas offer hands-on training in a great range of vocational... 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.
San Juan College began an auxiliary branch of the New Mexico State University and it has grown to become one of the biggest two-year community colleges. It is situated in Farmington New Mexico and it is a regional leader in the education sector. It has four main campuses in the area. These include Farmington Campus which is the main campus; San Juan College West in Kirtland, New Mexico; San Juan College East in Aztec, New Mexico; and San Juan College 30th Street Campus in Farmington. The academic programs offered at the school are affordable, innovative and challenging and are meant to... 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.
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 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 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.
Virginia Western Community College is a public institution, which services the area of Roanoke, Salem, Roanoke County, Craig County, southern Botetourt County, and northern Franklin County. It is a two-year college, offering day, evening, and weekend classes on its main campus and on other locations in its area. The college was established in 1966, and has experienced substantial growth since then.
It is worth mentioning that the college is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to award associate degrees. Finally, The College... See full description.