Abilene Christian University (ACU) is a private university, founded in 1906. The school is based in Abilene, Texas and is also affiliated with Churches of Christ. The university is organized into the colleges of Arts and Sciences, Biblical Studies, Business Administration, Education and Human Services, the Graduate School, the Graduate School of Theology, the School of Information Technology and Computing, the School of Social Work, and the Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing. It receives about 4,500 students from across the USA and 60 other nations. Abilene Christian University takes... 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.
Georgia Tech, as most commonly called, is a public research university, based in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. It was established in 1885, and to this date has developed satellite campuses in Savannah, Georgia; Metz, France; Athlone, Ireland; Shanghai, China; as well as Singapore. The institution is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), while all programs offered are technologically-based ones. The undergraduate and graduate degrees provided at Georgia Tech are made available through the Colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Management, Sciences, and... 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.
C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University is a private school, based in Brookville in Nassau County, New York, United States. It is the biggest campus of the private Long Island University system. The institution has made available a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs in Accountancy, Business, Education, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Computer Science, Health Professions and Nursing, Library and Information Science, Public Service, and Visual and Performing Arts. Furthermore, LIU Post takes special pride in its reputable lifetime learning program. The Continuing... 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.
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 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 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 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 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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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 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.
Walden University is a private, specialized distance-learning institution, granting Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, Master of Business Administration, Master of Public Administration, Master of Public Health, Ed.S. (Education Specialist), Ed.D. (Doctor of Education), D.B.A. (Doctor of Business Administration), and Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) degrees in a number of academic fields. It was founded in 1970 by two teachers aiming to find a better way for adults to pursue higher education without having to leave their jobs. This is why the programs provided focus on relevance and... See full description.