ABOUT U.S. EDUCATION

DIVERSITY AND FLEXIBILITY

  • The U.S. boasts 4,700+ colleges and universities, with 20.3 million students
  • Students studying in the U.S. can choose from a wide range of institutions including public institutions, private institutions, 2-year colleges and 4-year colleges, and more
  • There are thousands of majors and programs to choose from, and students are encouraged to explore classes outside of their major(s)
  • Students from around the world are more mobile than ever, with 1,043,000+ international students studying in the U.S.

QUALITY AND PRESIGE

  • U.S. higher education institutions have a worldwide reputation of commitment to excellence
  • These institutions are particularly known for their high-quality programs and faculty
  • 15+ of the top 25 universities in the world are located in the U.S.

EMPLOYABAILITY

  • Employers rank the U.S. #1 for producing the most employable graduates
  • The top 5 institutions for highest employability are all in the U.S.

ACADEMIC CULTURE & CAMPUS LIFE

  • Students are expected to participate in discussions, argue points and give presentations
  • Lectures are delivered by expert professors, who are leaders in their fields with real-world experience
  • There are challenging opportunities to participate in advanced research and formulate opinions
  • There are numerous opportunities to learn outside the classroom through internships, externships and more
  • Students can join clubs, organizations and sports teams
  • Students receive access to numerous academic and job resources