in New York at the State University of NY (SUNY) at Plattsburgh! Our students enjoy living and learning experiences like those at many private colleges: excellent career development services, low student-faculty ratio, small classes, and instruction by faculty, not graduate students. With many opportunities for undergraduate research and hands-on learning, our graduates are well-prepared for employment or further study. Imagine what you will accomplish!
70 academic programs to choose from
AACSB accredited School of Business and Economics
Popular majors for international students include computer security, robotics, biomedical sciences, business, and social sciences
Four-year, public, residential college of 5000 students
Partial scholarships awarded to all international students each year of enrollment
Small class sizes with personal faculty interaction
Study with students from 60+ countries
Live in a safe, walkable community with shops and restaurants nearby
Scenic location next to mountain ranges and a large freshwater lake
Nearby cities include New York City (5 hrs), Montreal, Canada (1 hr), and Boston (4.5 hrs)
Marymount’s location – just six miles or a short Metro ride from D.C. – offers a wealth of opportunities for education, internships, and fun. Marymount students live and learn in one of the world’s most exciting and influential cities and have many opportunities for leadership and service within a diverse and welcoming academic community. Here, each individual’s ideas, talents, and contributions are valued.
MU students have the advantage of living and studying right next door to one of the world’s great cities – Washington, D.C. They get to see politics in action and history in the making. They enjoy world-class arts, culture, and entertainment. Additionally, they gain valuable experience and professional connections with some of the most famous and exciting organizations in the world.
Imagine a class assignment that takes you on a scavenger hunt in Washington, D.C., to find the Hope Diamond in one of the Smithsonian museums… or a sunny Sunday with friends, playing Frisbee on the National Mall in the shadow of the Washington Monument. Picture an internship for academic credit on Capitol Hill … or an evening watching a world-class performance at The Kennedy Center, followed by pizza in historic Georgetown.
Consider the interesting internship and job possibilities that can give you an edge as you launch your career, and you’ll realize Marymount and D.C. are an unbeatable combination! MU offers the best of two worlds – a leafy campus in a peaceful suburb plus all the excitement and resources of the nation’s capital.
Rutgers University–New Brunswick is the flagship home of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. We are a leading national research university committed to excellence in teaching, innovative research across a broad spectrum of subjects, and service that improves our local, national, and global communities. A member of the Association of American Universities and the Big Ten Conference, Rutgers is one of America’s nine original colonial colleges and one of America’s first land-grant institutions. Charming tree-lined campuses and state-of-the-art research and academic facilities host a convergence of world-class programs in disciplines as disparate as philosophy and oncology, physics and theater, urban planning and oceanography.
New York City is where people of all backgrounds and experiences come to pursue big dreams. The city offers an exciting, ever-changing and vibrant backdrop to any story. At Manhattan College, you get all of that and more. What sets us apart from the New York City that you know is our unique community. Whether you're an incoming freshman, a graduate student, an international student or an adult learner, rest assured that our expert faculty, kind administration and successful network of alumni will be there to support you along your journey.
INTO Marshall University offers academic and English language programs for international students. At INTO Marshall, you will join a supportive community committed to helping you integrate easily into American university life. Since August 2013, students who come to INTO Marshallhave been successfully furthering their educations and progressing to the university. Marshall University, located in Huntington, West Virginia, is known for small class sizes and individual attention from instructors. The professors here know you by name and truly care about your success and education. At INTO Marshall and Marshall University, you’re more than just a student. You’re part of our family.
Millersville University offers a world-class education to students near and far. We are home to a faculty of dedicated educators considered among the very best in their disciplines. Millersville provides a broad-based support system to nourish body and spirit.
Millersville University is considered a destination of choice for many international students seeking a top-rated liberal arts education.Over 120 programs are offered at both the undergraduate and graduate level, with program accreditations from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) among others.
Incoming international transfer and freshmen students are also eligible for a discount on tuition!
Old Dominion University
Old Dominion University is Virginia's forward-focused research university with rigorous academics, an energetic residential community, entrepreneurial research and collaboration, and initiatives that contribute nearly $2.6 billion annually to Virginia's economy. With over 200 programs of study, innovative instruction, pioneering faculty, entrepreneurial research and internship opportunities, you are guaranteed an excellent educational experience and return on your investment. Our dynamic campus, located along the Elizabeth River in Norfolk, Virginia and supports a talented and diverse global community including over 1100 international students and scholars.
Our student can choose from over 120 undergraduate programs, over 130 graduate programs at the master's, education specialist and doctoral levels and a wealth of certificate and professional development programs. They learn from experts in their chosen field, as our award-winning faculty bring their real-world expertise to classrooms that foster innovation and collaboration
Pace University is a private institution that was founded in 1906. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 8,914, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 218 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Pace University's ranking in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 187.
With two main campuses, Pace University offers its students two distinct collegiate experiences. At the school's New York City campus, students live and learn amid the bustle of Manhattan's Financial District. About 30 miles away, students can enjoy a suburban lifestyle on the school’s Westchester campus in Pleasantville, New York. Undergraduates have on-campus housing options at both locations, though many students choose to commute. Each campus also has its own selection of student organizations, including fraternities and sororities.
One of the world’s leading technological universities, RIT is a vibrant, connected community, home to diverse, ambitious, and creative students from more than 100 countries. RIT offers top-ranked academic programs, emphasis on career preparation, experienced faculty, and balance of teaching and research. RIT is a university connected to business and industry, and our safe, modern residential campus featuring easy access to cutting-edge technologies.
We hope you’ll join RIT’s inspired, unique, proud, and passionate student body of approximately 15,000 undergraduates and 3,000 graduate students. RIT offers over 100 graduate degree programs - including 9 Ph.D. Programs. At RIT, you will find problem solvers, researchers, innovators, inventors, techies, artists, creators, builders, thinkers, entrepreneurs, and dreamers who make the impossible possible through their academic endeavors.
SUNY New Paltz
Ranked #7 Public Regional Universities-North by U.S. News and World Report, the State University of New York at New Paltz is located in the beautiful and safe Hudson Valley, 90 minutes north of New York City.
We offer affordable high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs, as well as conditional admission through our Haggerty English Language Program. Some of our best and most popular majors include (but are not limited to): computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, finance, business analytics, international business, digital media production, and more. Our campus is a diverse environment with many leadership opportunities for students to take advantage of. Come discover the world and yourself at SUNY New Paltz.
Syracuse University is an independent research university that advances knowledge across disciplines to drive breakthrough discoveries and breakout leadership. Thousands of international students choose Syracuse every year for its blend of extraordinary academics, legendary spirit, and research, internship and extracurricular opportunities—all offered in a classic campus setting.
Ranked #53 in the nation and classified in the top tier for research activity among all U.S. doctoral universities, our 13 schools and colleges and over 200 academic programs close the gap between education and action, so graduates are equipped to be resourceful, responsive and real-world ready. In and beyond the classroom, we connect people, perspectives and practices to solve interconnected issues with innovative approaches. Together, we’re a powerful community of game changers that moves ideas, individuals and impact forward.
One of the nation’s top 100 public universities, Towson University offers a welcoming environment for living and learning, close to many educational, cultural and community resources. Serving over 22, 000 students, TU offers a traditional college experience with the opportunity to gain a career-ready education. With over 200 academic programs from Bachelor’s to Doctorate, TU has something for everyone.
Recently, Towson University has been ranked among the best universities in the world. In a global assessment of 20,000 institutions of higher education, the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) placed Towson University among the top 9% of universities worldwide in its 2020-2021 World University Rankings.
Towson University offers students the best of both worlds. We have the academic programs and exceptional faculty typical of a large university coupled with the close-knit community and personalized approach of a small college. TU’s wide range of extracurricular activities contribute to a dynamic student experience. Students can pursue diverse interests and cultivate undiscovered talents.
The backdrop for learning is TU’s beautiful 329-acre suburban campus, located eight miles north of Baltimore and less than an hour’s drive from Washington, D.C. Maryland, with beaches, major cities, beautiful countryside and excellent academics, has become a top choice for international education. It ranks #5 in the US for education and opportunity. Its overall ranking is #8 in Best States in the USA.
Throughout the region, Towson University’s strong partnerships with public and private organizations provide unique opportunities for research, internships and jobs.
We welcomes international students from more than 80 countries. We hope you will join our global community!
University of Delaware
The University of Delaware (UD), which traces its history back to 1743, is top-ranked institution of higher learning. UD is known for the quality of its undergraduate and graduate programs and for the highly respected university preparation programming at its English Language Institute (ELI).
Note: We can fast-track applications only for students applying for conditional admission to a university program or for English courses.
UMBC is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research and service, located 45 minutes north of Washington, D.C. As an Honors University, the campus offers academically talented students a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares them for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership. UMBC emphasizes science, engineering, information technology, human services and public policy at the graduate level. UMBC has 11, 234 undergraduate students and 2,428 graduate students.
The Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) has again named UMBC one of top universities in the nation and worldwide. The 2018 – 19 CWUR list features UMBC among the top 170 U.S. universities and in the top 3.5 percent of 18,000 global higher education institutions evaluated. "UMBC is a world-class research university that welcomes and supports talented students from more than 100 countries,” says David Di Maria, associate vice provost for international education. “Our highly regarded academic programs, attractive location, and campus-wide commitment to inclusive excellence make UMBC the institution of choice for globally-minded future leaders.”
Virginia Tech is one of the world’s leading universities, working across disciplines with international partners to find solutions to global challenges. Located in beautiful Blacksburg, Virginia, our university is a unique place where we provide you with the best of both worlds—a large research university and a safe, small, college-town atmosphere
Virginia Tech takes a hands-on, engaging approach to education, preparing scholars to be leaders in their fields and communities. As the commonwealth’s most comprehensive university and its leading research institution with a research portfolio of more than $513 million, Virginia Tech offers 250 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 31,000 students, including 3,400 international students representing 125 countries.
Students whose English proficiency does not yet meet university requirements may begin their studies at the Virginia Tech Language and Culture Institute (LCI). LCI offers a CEA-accredited intensive English program at ten levels. Undergraduate conditional admission to VT and full-time student advisement are available. International applicants are not required to submit an SAT or ACT score for admissions consideration.
Founded in 1781 by graduates of Princeton University, Washington & Jefferson College is one of America’s most historic and distinguished colleges of liberal arts and sciences. W&J’s campus is located a quick 30 minute drive from Pittsburgh, which was recently rated “America’s most livable city” by Forbes magazine. Ranked #1 in the region by Forbes, W&J is committed to developing students one at a time through personal attention. With a student body of 1,400, student-to-faculty ratio of 11:1, and an average class size of 15, W&J helps students build close relationships with professors. W&J offers numerous opportunties for internships, research, and study abroad. Popular programs include Business, Economics, Biology, pre-med, pre-law, and Communications. W&J has been ranked third in the U.S. per capita for producing doctors and medical researchers. Within six months of graduation, 90% of students find employment in their field or attend graduate school.