Arizona State University (ASU)
Founded in 1885, Arizona State University (ASU) is ranked one of the top 150 universities in the world by the Academic Ranking of World Universities. ASU is a major public institution, research center, and the #1 Most Innovative School according to the U.S. News & World Report.
Offering more than 700 undergraduate and graduate programs, many are top-ranked in their field. ASU’s W.P. Carey School of Business is ranked the #30 undergraduate and #29 graduate school of business in the United States. The Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering is ranked the #38 undergraduate and #44 graduate college of engineering in the United States. (Program rankings according to U.S. News & World Report).
ASU is the #1 U.S. public university chosen by international students, with more than 84,000 students from 135+ nations and all 50 U.S. states. Competitive merit-based scholarships ranging from $3,000 to $8,000 USD are available to international undergraduate students who demonstrate high academic achievement.
The Intensive English Program at ASU Global Launch offers training at six levels. No IELTS/TOEFL is required for ASU undergraduate enrollment upon successful completion of the program. Undergraduate conditional admission is available.
California State University, Bakersfield
Founded in 1965, CSUB—a proud member of The California State University—is dedicated to student success, with world-class faculty that get to know their students and provide personalized guidance and support. Graduates from CSUB join the more than 3 million alumni that have graduated from The California State University since its inception in 1857. CSUB boasts four schools within the university—the School of Arts and Humanities; the School of Business and Public Administration; the School of Natural Science, Mathematics and Engineering; and the School of Social Science—and more than 50 Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs. CSUB is also competitive in athletics as a NCAA Division 1 school. Students in academic or ESL programs enjoy participating in dozens of intramural and club sports. In addition, CSUB has dozens of active student organizations and clubs of diverse interests.
Highlights at CSUB:
Outstanding Education: CSUB offers world-class undergraduate and graduate programs that advance the intellectual and personal development of its students. The university is committed to scholarship and life-long learning, and currently offers more than 50 different Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs.
Great Value: CSU Bakersfield is an incredible value. The Economist listed a CSUB education as the 10th best economic value in U.S. Time magazine listed CSUB no. 39 on their Best Colleges for Accessibility, Affordability and Completion list of U.S. schools. CSUB has all of the benefits of a private university—like small class sizes, cutting-edge research, and outstanding faculty—at a public school cost.
Extraordinary level of student-faculty interaction: At CSU Bakersfield, you won’t be just another face in the crowd. You will work closely with highly qualified and experienced professors in modern classroom and laboratory settings. CSUB’s faculty members are respected academic experts, published researchers, and engaged community leaders—as well as dedicated educators who genuinely care about their students’ success.
Felician University is a small, private, liberal arts institution with campuses located 10 miles/16 kilometers outside of New York City in Rutherford and Lodi, New Jersey. Founded as a Catholic institution, Felician provides international students with the academic, moral and spiritual foundation necessary for personal fulfillment and professional success. Felician offers over 55 undergraduate and graduate programs, including business, nursing, teacher education and the arts and sciences. At Felician, students have access to a wide array of cultural and professional experiences enhancing an already rich campus life.
Felician University is a global institution, with students from 35 nations attending our undergraduate and graduate programs. Our English as a Second Language (ESL) Academy provides pathways for students to access levels of education, comprehensive year round international language instruction and cultural immersion. Our U.N. Fellows program allows students to gain unprecedented access to attend U.N. conferences and meet diplomats and ambassadors from around the world.
Felician University is SACM approved in various programs ranging from Photography, Graphic Design & Media to Education, Biosciences and Nursing.
Find your way. The Felician Way!
Johnson & Wales University
Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution with approximately 13,000 graduate, undergraduate and online students at its 4 U.S. campuses in Providence, RI; North Miami, Fla.; Denver, Colo.; and Charlotte, NC. An innovative educational leader, the university offers degree programs in arts and sciences, business, culinary arts, education, nutrition, hospitality, physician assistant studies, engineering and design. Its unique model integrates arts and sciences and industry-focused education with work experience and leadership opportunities, inspiring students to achieve professional success and lifelong personal growth. We have undergraduate scholarships up to $21,000 per year for international students and we will automatically consider students for scholarship when we have a completed application. The university also has strong professionally-focused graduate programs in Business, Hospitality, Education and Health Sciences. The university’s impact is global, with 100,000+ alumni from 155 countries pursuing careers worldwide.
Kent State University
At Kent State, our purpose is to help you find yours! Founded in 1910, Kent State is a large, public research university with more than 245,000 alumni worldwide. Kent State University is one of 76 public higher-research universities, as categorized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, and is ranked in the top-tier list of Best National Universities by U.S. News & World Report.
Offering more than 300 academic programs at the associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels, Kent State offers engaged classroom instruction and hands-on learning experiences to help our students discover the ways in which they will change the world. Students can choose from top programs, such as Aeronautics, Aerospace Engineering, Business, Fashion, Translation, Education and Computer Science to name a few. At Kent State, our faculty do more than teach. We currently have 166+ active U.S. patents for research.
Our students are comprised of individuals across from the globe, with more than 1,300+ international students from more than 100 countries. Each year, Kent State awards generous scholarships to international students, including the Global Scholarship for all incoming undergraduate students.
Located in the Great Lakes region, there are many Fortune 500 companies located close to campus, which offer opportunities for internships to enhance students’ learning. In addition to its location in Northeast Ohio, Kent State University also has a presence in Florence (Italy), Geneva (Switzerland), Beijing (China), Curitiba (Brazil), New Delhi (India) and over 60 study abroad locations.
We pride ourselves on being a safe campus—our Kent campus is the 25th safest in the country. Stay healthy with our state-of-the art recreation facilities. We are also connected to a trendy downtown area with plenty of shopping, entertainment, and ethnically diverse restaurants.
Founded in 1881, Marquette University offers over 80 majors and 78 minors in Business, Engineering, Biomedical Sciences, Communication, Social Sciences, Hard Sciences, and the Humanities. Many programs offer accelerated options so you can earn a bachelor’s and master’s degree in 5 years instead of the normal 6 to 7. The student to faculty ratio is 15:1.
Marquette’s lively, urban campus sits in the heart of Milwaukee, Wisconsin on the coast of beautiful Lake Michigan just 150 km north of Chicago. Campus is home to 8,4535 undergraduates including 519 international students from over 60 countries. Milwaukee’s thriving business, restaurant, and entertainment community offers students a wide range of professional and recreational opportunities including proximity to 9 Fortune 500 and 14 Fortune 1,000 companies.
Marquette consistently ranks among the top national universities in the Unites States for academics, job placement, and social engagement. Recent rankings include: 89 in top national universities, 49 in “Best Value Schools,” and 62 in High School Counselor Rankings (U.S. News & World Report); Top ranked majors per U.S. News & World Report are real estate (#11), supply chain management (#13), and finance (#24). Based on Department of Education College Scorecard data, Marquette is ranked the 6th best college nationally for job placement after 10 years (Zippia.com).
Scholarships are available for international students. Most awards in 2019-20 ranged from $8,000 to $18,000. Our competitive Global Scholars award provides full-tuition for 3 students.
Transfer credit is possible for A-Level, IB, AP, and university studies.
New Jersey Institute of Technology
One of only 32 polytechnic universities in the United States, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) prepares students to become leaders in the technology-dependent economy of the 21st century. NJIT’s multidisciplinary curriculum and computing-intensive approach to education provide technological proficiency, business acumen and leadership skills. NJIT is rated an “R1” research university by the Carnegie Classification®, which indicates the highest level of research activity. NJIT conducts approximately $162 million in research activity each year and has a $2.8 billion annual economic impact on the State of New Jersey. NJIT is ranked #1 nationally by Forbes for the upward economic mobility of its lowest-income students and is among the top 2 percent of public colleges and universities in return on educational investment, according to PayScale.com. NJIT also is ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top 50 public national universities.
Shoreline Community College
Shoreline Community College is a beautiful, tree-lined campus that is located near Seattle—a vibrant city known for companies like Microsoft and Starbucks Coffee. We offer 90 majors; outstanding student services; ESL classes; High School Completion; and a high-quality yet affordable two-year degree program to transfer easily to a four-year university (2 years at Shoreline + 2 years at a university = bachelor’s degree). We have assisted students transfer to top universities like University of Washington, UC Berkeley, UCLA, USC, University of Texas and University of Michigan. Scholarships are also available for new and current students. Shoreline hosts 1,000 international students from 49 countries. Although a diverse group, it is small enough to allow us to maintain a caring environment, providing individual attention to our students.
Suffolk University, like its home city of Boston, is alive with intellectual and cultural vigor. Founded in 1906, Suffolk is a private, coeducational, fully accredited university offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in the College of Arts and Sciences, Sawyer Business School and Law School. The University also maintains a campus housing various undergraduate programs in Madrid, Spain.
We take pride in being a personal, student-centered school, where faculty and administrators know students by name. There are 90+ academic programs for undergraduate and graduate study, which emphasize quality teaching, small class size and real-world career applications. Class sizes are small in the undergraduate programs averaging 20 students. Our location in the heart of Boston provides our students with outstanding internships or part-time work that help support their academic goals as they move forward into a professional career.
A diverse population of 5030 undergraduate students, 1106 graduate students, 1065 Law School students, from 34 U.S. states and 100 different countries. 21% of our student body is comprised of international students. Suffolk has expanded its founding vision of opportunity to a global stage.
Suffolk University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. The Sawyer Business School holds AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business accreditation. The University holds many other program and specialized accreditations as well.
University at Buffalo (UB), State University of New York
The University at Buffalo (UB) is the largest campus in the State University of New York system and New York’s leading public center for graduate and professional education. Our more than 28,000 students pursue their academic interests through more than 300 undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs. Founded in 1846, UB is a member of the Association of American Universities: an association of 61 leading research universities in the United States and Canada.
UB’s College of Arts and Sciences offers study in the arts, humanities, social sciences and physical sciences. The university also offers degree programs in its schools of architecture and planning, dental medicine, education, engineering, public health and health professions, law, management, medicine and biomedical sciences, nursing, pharmacy and social work. A center of international education, UB enrolls more than 5,000 international students from more than 100 countries.
At UB, students will receive high quality education with an affordable tuition, making it one of the best values for your education. UB’s leading faculty and innovative initiatives at many of our cutting-edge research centers make UB a leading public research university.
University of Hartford
The University of Hartford (UHart), a four-year private university, is comprised of seven dynamic schools and colleges. Our 350-acre campus is situated alongside Connecticut’s capital city and is just two hours from Boston and New York City. UHart is home to more than 5,000 undergraduate and 1,800 graduate students. Ninety-two percent of our undergraduate students live on campus, where they find immense opportunities to be involved in leadership groups and programs as well as in our 100+ clubs and organizations. UHart offers more than 100 degree programs spanning the arts, humanities, business, engineering and technology, education, and health professions—all of which hold the highest level of accreditation in the United States and are accepted worldwide. Our unique approach to comprehensive education gives us critical perspectives that lead to impactful change regionally, nationally, and beyond.
University of Kentucky
The University of Kentucky has more than 100 active partnerships with universities worldwide to support research, as well as student and faculty exchange. With 16 different colleges, 55 research centers, and over 4.6 million books in the William T. Young Library, there is something for everyone at UK. Approximately 1,800 international students enjoy modern, on-campus housing and the vibrant culture of Lexington, Kentucky, a city of over 300,000 residents in the southeastern United States.
#6 Pharm. D. program (U.S. News & World Report)
#4 Public Finance and Budgeting program (U.S. News & World Report)
#1 among UK benchmark institutions for creation of start-up companies
Top 100 public school by (U.S. News & World Report)
Business and Engineering Schools BOTH ranked in the Top 100 (U.S. News & World Report)
State-of-the-art student center with many dining options, meeting rooms and study spaces
$450 million investment in modern residence halls
Three state-of-the-art indoor recreational facilities including aquatic center, climbing wall, basketball courts and more Living in Lexington
Known as “the horse capitol of the world,” with a beautiful racetrack (Keeneland) and a thriving horse industry
UK has over 500 student clubs and organizations, including the “winningest” Men’s basketball program in history—Go Cats!
Total Enrolment: 30,470
Annual Tuition: $29,050
Scholarships: Three scholarships for international students
Student-Faculty Ratio: 18:1
Popular Programs: Business, Engineering, Computer Science, Biology, Digital Media and Design, Physics, Astronomy, Studio Art, Architecture
University of Maine
The University of Maine is the largest public research institution in the northeast state of Maine. It is home to 9,000 undergraduate students and 2,000 graduate students. It is ranked in the top 100 public colleges and universities in the latest U.S. News and World Report.
The University of Maine offers big university opportunities—like multimillion-dollar research facilities—in a welcoming community located in the safest state in the United States.
We have over 100 undergraduate majors and over 100 Masters and PhD programs. The University is home to a world-renowned College of Engineering that offers 11 specializations- from mechanical to chemical to bioengineering and much more. Students also pursue studies in business, education and human development, liberal arts and natural sciences, forestry, and agriculture.
The University of Maine campus is safe, the community is welcoming and the air is clean. Students have easy access to New York City and Boston by car, plane and bus.
The University of Maine is home to students from over 70 countries. International students are an active and vital part of the campus community. We have an Intensive English Institute where many international students start their academic careers before moving into their academic programs.
UMaine students are successful after graduation and find work all over the globe. Some find engineering placements at NASA. Others as financial analysts at ARAMCO, at think tanks in Washington, D.C., as scientists exploring the Antarctic or at Boston financial firms. We welcome you to explore all that the University of Maine has to offer.
University of Missouri
Founded in 1839, the University of Missouri (Mizzou) is a major, comprehensive research university, and one of only 34 public U.S. university members in the prestigious Association of American Universities.
Offering 300+ degree program, Mizzou has a diverse enrollment of more than 30,000 students from nearly 120 countries. Almost one-third of first-year students come from the top 10% of their high school class. The teaching method at Mizzou, the “Missouri Method,” calls for students to learn through research, internship, practicum, and service. Mizzou’s internationally recognized programs in Business, Plant Sciences, Engineering, and Journalism contribute to the university’s consistent top-tier rankings.
Mizzou offers a full-time program of language study, the Intensive English Program (IEP), for students who do not meet the university’s minimum English language requirements for admission: 79 TOEFL, with minimum part scores of 17, or 6.5 IELTS, with band scores of 6.0.
Provost’s International English Scholarship
The University offers international students a scholarship that pays for their
English language study in the IEP. See the IEP website for details.
Undergraduate students with TOEFL scores between 61 and 79 with no part below 15 or IELTS of 6.0 with no band below 5.5 may be admitted to the Academic Integration @ Mizzou (AIM) program, which allows students to begin their academic studies while simultaneously receiving additional English language support.
Located in the middle of the United States, Columbia is known as an ideal college town, combining small-town comforts, community spirit, and low cost of living with big-city culture, activities, and facilities. It is frequently ranked as one of the best cities in the country because of its high quality of life. Students have easy access to Missouri’s largest cities, St. Louis and Kansas City (two hours by car), as well as to Chicago (one-hour flight).
University of New Hampshire (UNH)
Ranked as the safest campus in the United States, UNH is a comprehensive, top-tier, public, doctorate-research university, located one hour from Boston. Offering over 200 degree programs and more than 50 research institutes the flagship university of New Hampshire is home to 15,000 students annually, representing over 70 countries. Founded in 1866, UNH is proud to have alumni living in over 75 countries. Our comprehensive global office provides visa, logistical, academic, and social support to over 1,000 international students. International applicants are encouraged to apply year-round and are eligible for all merit scholarships. UNH also offers conditional acceptance, and on-campus ESL and a pathway program.
University of New Haven
The University of New Haven, founded on the Yale campus in 1920, is a private, coeducational university situated on the coast of southern New England. It’s a diverse and vibrant community of more than 7,000 students.
Ranked by U.S. News & World Report, The Princeton Review, and the WSJ/Times Higher Ed, within its five colleges, students immerse themselves in a transformative, career-focused education across the liberal arts and sciences, fine arts, business, engineering, public safety, and public service. More than 100 undergraduate and graduate academic programs are offered, all grounded in a long-standing commitment to collaborative, interdisciplinary, project-based learning.
At the University of New Haven, the experience of learning is both personal and pragmatic, guided by a distinguished faculty who care deeply about individual student success. As leaders in their fields, faculty provide the inspiration and recognition needed for students to fulfill their potential and succeed at whatever they choose to do.
Generous academic scholarships are available for qualified students ranging from 10% to 50% of the cost of tuition. The Career Development Center was ranked 17th in the United States by The Princeton Review, and provides a wide range of services to assist students in their career path. University of New Haven students have obtained coveted positions in widely recognized companies such as Amazon, Google, Citibank, General Electric, PWC, Pitney Bowes, Deloitte, KPMG, and others.
University of Portland
The University of Portland is an independent, Catholic university of 4,200 undergraduate and graduate students that has been guided by the Congregation of Holy Cross since our inception in 1901. We are a diverse community of scholars that fosters the development of the whole person through teaching and learning, faith and formation, and service and leadership. Committed to the liberal arts as the foundation of learning, we offer more than 1,300 courses, 60 undergraduate programs, and 18 graduate programs of study. Popular fields of study include biology, business, communication, computer science, education, engineering, political science and nursing.
Our location in the City of Portland, in the State of Oregon, means students have easy access to the verdant forests, majestic mountains, rushing waterfalls, and dramatic coastline of the Pacific Northwest. Seattle, Washington is a 3 hour drive to the north, and the California border is 5 hours to the south.
University of Portland offers a vibrant residential community, more than 85 student clubs and groups, and Division I NCAA athletics. International Student Services offer advising and programs to help students not only with the transition to campus but throughout their academic career. Merit-based scholarships are also available to international students.
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UT) is ranked among the United States’ top public research universities, centrally located within the United States. Our home is Knoxville, a thriving city with a population of 190,000, known for its festivals and great outdoors. Founded in 1794, UT is one of the nation’s oldest public universities with over 28,000 students from more than 100 countries.
UT offers more than 360 degree programs (Bachelor’s, Master’s, Doctoral) and an English Language Institute. With a majority of our professors holding the highest degrees in their field, students can expect a high quality education in their field of study. The major hub of research at UT is Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), one of the largest government laboratories in the country. ORNL is a major center of research and features two of the world’s most powerful supercomputers. Our programs emphasize learning through experience, encouraging global perspectives, and fostering student leadership.
University of Tulsa
Founded in 1894, The University of Tulsa (TU) is a major private university ranked in the top 60 as a best value university by U.S. News & World Report. TU offers undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate programs in the Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Health Sciences, and Law. As one of the world’s best small universities, Tulsa possesses some of the elements of a large research university, with more than 60 major fields of study and almost 1,000 course offerings each semester, while at the same time maintaining an average class size of only 20. At TU you’ll join an international community of more than 700 students from 69 countries, the tenth highest percentage of any national university in the United States. In its vibrant urban environment, The University of Tulsa offers a rich array of social, recreational and cultural activities, both on and off campus.
Internationally recognized as one of the top petroleum engineering schools in the country, the School of Petroleum Engineering offers research opportunities with consortia and joint industry projects that are supported by some of the world’s top energy firms.
TU offers a fully accredited intensive English program with five levels of language student as well as a one semester Pathway to Academics program in which students can earn 7 credit hours in addition to improving their English skills.
TU offers merit based scholarships that range from $5,000 to $19,000 per year to well qualified applicants. And transfer credit is awarded for A-levels, IB and AP.