University of South Alabama
The University of South Alabama is a comprehensive, global research and teaching university that provides our students with an exceptional education in business, the liberal arts, education, engineering, computing, the sciences and health care. Located in Mobile, Alabama on the Gulf Coast, we provide quality academic programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels.
The University of South Alabama is fortunate to be strategically located in an international commercial hub providing unprecedented opportunities for scholars and students to explore the frontiers of their fields. As a high-level research institution, our research efforts span from medical research, to cybersecurity, to engineering, to marine science, to sociology. Our beautiful campus, equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, is rich in diversity and student life. Home to approximately 14,000 students from over 50 countries, we are committed to fostering global perspectives on our campus and strengthening connections between the University and the world.
- East Carolina University
East Carolina University is located in Greenville, the heart of eastern North Carolina. Greenville offers the modern amenities of a big city with warm, small-town charm, making this one of the friendliest places you will ever visit. Walking through the streets of Greenville, you will find a variety of places to gather with friends: local coffee shops, lounges, restaurants, art galleries and parks. Boasting a population of more than 90,000 residents, Greenville is North Carolina’s 10th largest city. With easy access to the state’s capital city, Raleigh, and the Atlantic beaches, Greenville is a thriving, student-supportive community widely recognized as a cultural, educational, economic and medical hub. It is also centrally located on the East Coast of the United States, midway between New York City and Miami.
A comprehensive university with over 29,000 students enrolled, at ECU you can find an intensive English program, 84 bachelor’s degrees, 71 master’s degrees and 18 doctoral degrees. ECU was named among the top universities for international students in the U.S. News & World Report inaugural list.
Florida Atlantic University
Florida Atlantic University (FAU), a public research university, offers a world-class education in a beautiful subtropical setting. The main campus is located in Boca Raton, Florida on an 850-acre site located near the Atlantic Ocean, halfway between Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale and within one-hour drive from Miami.
Ten distinguished colleges offer more than 170+ degree programs in fields that span the arts and humanities, the sciences, medicine, nursing, accounting, business, education, public administration, social work, architecture, engineering, computer science and more.
The Intensive English Institute on the Boca Raton Campus at FAU offers the Academic Track Program for students who need to improve their English before beginning their degree program at FAU. Conditional admission is available to qualified students through participation in the Academic Track.
- High Point University
High Point University is a private institution that was founded in 1924. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,200, has a campus size of over 430 acres, and offers over 50 majors. HPU utilizes a semester-based academic calendar and is ranked Number 1 in U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 edition of Best Regional Colleges in the South.
HPU is located on the east coast of the United States—in the City of High Point—a city of 10,000, and is a member of the Piedmont Triad – an area with a population of over 1.4 million people. The High Point University student body currently represents 37 countries and 50 states.
The Slane Student Center is a hub of student activity on campus, housing fitness and recreation facilities, a climbing wall, food court, an outdoor swimming pool, sand volleyball courts and an atrium with billiard tables and sitting areas. Students can participate in many clubs and organizations on campus, including an active Greek community with about 15 fraternity and sorority chapters.
McNeese State University
McNeese is conveniently located in Lake Charles, Louisiana. With major cities like Houston and New Orleans within easy driving distance, but with the charm of a smaller town, our warm community welcomes nearly 500 international students from over 45 different countries and offers a variety of local attractions that make McNeese and Lake Charles a great place to live and learn.
At McNeese, our approximately 7,000 students can choose from more than 80 undergraduate and graduate programs offered by the Colleges of Business, Education, Engineering and Computer Science, Graduate Studies, Liberal Arts, Nursing and Health Professions and Science. Many of our academic programs offer internship opportunities as part of the degree programs. a
Middle Tennessee State University
Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) was founded in 1911 and has grown to become the second largest university in the state of Tennessee. Since its founding, it has strived to foster a student-centered environment that is conducive to lifelong learning, personal development, and success. Located in Murfreesboro, MTSU offers a safe and friendly campus that is the university of choice for over 22,000 students, including over 1,200 international students representing more than 65 countries.
The campus offers a very diverse student population and continues to expand its reach internationally. Just 30 minutes south of Nashville, MTSU allows students to access a vast network of industry professionals and cultural experiences. Academically over 140 programs of study are offered at the bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral levels. The university offers one of the best Recording Industry programs in the country, along with one of the largest Aerospace programs with a fleet of more than 30 aircrafts. Other signature programs include Business, Communication, Engineering Technology, Mechatronics and Nursing. We hope you like many others decide to call MTSU home!
- SCAD: The University for Creative Careers
- SCAD prepares talented students for creative professions through engaged teaching and learning in a positively oriented university environment.. Located in in Savannah and Atlanta, Georgia, SCAD is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution conferring bachelor’s and master’s degrees. SCAD offers more than 40 programs to match your passion, and more than 70 minors and certificate programs, including ESL. SCAD is here to prepare talented students for professional careers
- The University of Alabama
Founded in 1831, The University of Alabama (UA) is a top 50 public university with more than 38,000 students, including international students from 75+ countries. With more than 200 undergraduate and graduate programs of study available, UA is the fastest-growing flagship university in the United States and has invested heavily in world-class infrastructure as it grows and opens its doors to extraordinary academic and career opportunities. The large UA campus is also one of the most beautiful and greenest, with a canopy of 10,000+ trees on its 1200-acre campus.
UA provides conditional admission and a pathway program for non-native speakers at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, allowing academic qualified students to earn academic credit and meet the English-proficiency requirement at the same time . In addition, the UA English Language Institute (ELI) offers a six-level, CEA-accredited Intensive English Program for students who need to improve their English-language proficiency before beginning their degree programs, with 8-week sessions and six different entry times each year.
- The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Founded in 1969, The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is an internationally-renowned, public research university and academic health center hosting over 21,000 students including international students from over 100 countries. UAB offers over 150 degree programs, including thirteen that are ranked among the top 25 in the nation by U.S. News and World report.
UAB is highly recognized for its academic excellence and exceptional research. As a Tier One research university with over 562 million dollars in federal research expenditures, UAB ranks 8th among public universities and 23rd overall in NIH funding. Our research and faculty rank among the nation’s best funded and are noted for outstanding mentoring and training. UAB is building a strong foundation around offering a world-class, socially conscious education to diverse students with the aim to prepare the next generation of citizens and leaders. Through combined efforts to strengthen and expand innovative academic programs, enhance student experience, and engage faculty and staff, UAB was recognized as #1 Young University in the US and #10 Worldwide by the prestigious Wall Street Journal/The Times Higher Education.
UAB offers Undergraduate and Graduate degrees, Pathway Programs, and Academic English. Through Pathway Programs students build the academic foundation and English language skills to successfully move on to degree programs. UAB has a 5-level, CEA accredited Academic English Program with 3 different intakes each year and a special 8 week October intake each Fall semester.
- Tennessee Tech University
Students at Tennessee Tech get more than a top-notch education. They learn to be leaders in their chosen careers and lifelong learners.
Partnerships between students and faculty combine disciplines and ideas in multi-disciplinary projects and research. Outside the classroom, they learn about cultures across the globe, discover how to be good citizens through service organizations and dozens of student clubs, gain exposure to the arts and build friendships across ages, backgrounds and interests.
Like our mascot, Awesome the golden eagle, Tennessee Tech students are focused on their studies, fearless in pursuing their goals and their future, and committed to the campus and global communities.
With an enrollment of more than 10,500 students, TTU offers more than 40 undergraduate and 20 graduate degrees across eight academic colleges and schools: Agriculture and Human Ecology, Arts and Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Interdisciplinary Studies, and Nursing.
- University of Arkansas
Students choose the University of Arkansas because it is an internationally competitive student-centered research university that represents the best of U.S public higher education. We offer more than 200 academic programs at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels.
Since 1871, Arkansas’ flagship and land grant university has been a place where creativity is nurtured, and problems are solved through research and discovery. It is a place where aspirations become reality, where student voices are heard, and where faculty are driven to change lives with their teaching and research. It is a place where students will find a vibrant campus life, a community rich with culture and opportunity, and where traditions are etched in stone.
Students from all over the world have found their fit at the University of Arkansas, the home of J. William Fulbright, with nearly 1,500 international students from 120 countries also finding their home on our campus. We offer a safe, welcoming campus environment as well as extensive academic and personal support for our students. An Islamic Center and mosque are also located on campus.
Our Sponsored Student Programs office serves undergraduate and graduate students across all of the University’s colleges and academic programs, providing assistance and support to students and their sponsors throughout the student’s time at the University.
Conditional admission is available for students needing English language training. Students who are conditionally admitted will attend the Spring International Language Center before beginning their regular academic program of study.