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.
Calvin College is a liberal arts college established in 1876. The school is based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Its values and principles are formed around the Reformed tradition of Protestantism. Calvin offers majors and minors in 115 academic or pre-professional fields, with the most popular ones being business, engineering and nursing. Calvin is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities and as an institution in the Reformed tradition of Christianity. Furthermore, it has designes a core curriculum with three parts: Gateway, Competencies and Studies, and Capstone. The... 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.
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 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 International University was created in 1972 in Florida, USA. They teach about 46,000 students, over 9000 of them graduate annually. They claim to be committed to high quality education, state-of-the-art research and creative events, including collaboration with several global communities. Recently, two forensic researchers working in the university developed a new and outstanding method of capturing shooters by working on the gunpowder from the bullet of the shooter’s gun. Colleges and schools in Florida International University include Colleges of Architecture, Arts, Science,... 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.
Green Mountain College was founded in 1834 by the Troy conference of the United Methodist Church with an objective of teaching students effectively and making them successful, intelligent, responsible and spiritual individuals. The college offers over 40 majors and minors, masters programs and Special Programs (e.g. Honors program) most of which are basically centered on liberal arts. With over 700 students living and learning on campus, the school claims to be a very good choice for undergraduate and postgraduate study. There are various advanced facilities and learning equipment such as... See full description.
Hofstra University is a private institution of higher learning established in 1935. It is located in the Village of Hempstead, which is about 40km away from New York. The school offers about 140 undergraduate and 150 graduate programs in the fields of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Business Communication, Health and Human Services, Education, and Honors Studies. Furthermore, there is a School of Law and a School of Medicine. The institution is proud with the small classes that ensure individual attention to each student. The university holds 22 academic and 24 total accreditations, while... 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.
This institute was developed in 1955 as the Monterey institute of Foreign Studies and it is Middlebury College’s graduate school. Monterey Institute of International Studies offers certificate, short-term, and graduate programs. It also offers a number of language learning options to its students. The courses offered are in fields of great importance to the overall global community, for instance, interpretation and translation, international policy and management, and sustainable development among others. The institute uses a collaborative approach to learning and it gives the students... 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.
Old Dominion University was established in 1930 as the Norfolk Division of The College of William and Mary, and became independent in 1962. It is a public research university, located in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. The institution is known to be one of the largest US providers of online distance learning courses, while it also offers a well-rounded range of degree programs. The college offers excellent support to students and encourages them to study abroad for a semester or a full year. The same applies for internships, volunteer programs, and work abroad opportunities. To end with, Old... See full description.
Pitzer College was established in 1963, as the sixth institution of The Claremont Colleges. It is a liberal arts college, focusing on majors like Africana Studies, American Studies, Art, Biology, Chemistry, Classics, Economics, Gender and Feminist Studies, History, Linguistics. Pitzer College is built around values like Social Responsibility, Intercultural Understanding, Interdisciplinary Learning, Student Engagement, Environmental Sustainability. Students come from the USA and 20 other countries.
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.
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 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 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.
p>The University of Northern Colorado is a public institution of higher learning, located in Greely, Colorado. It was established in 1889 as the State Normal School of Colorado, and has a very strong background of providing teacher education. Undergraduate degrees are usually four year programs with strong emphasis in the liberal arts. Overall, the university provides over 100 degree programs in the fields of arts, sciences, humanities, human sciences, business, and education. The graduate programs available are mainly in education. UNC is a participant in the national Voluntary System of... 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 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.