Home to some of the best universities in the world, it comes as no surprise that more than half of the top 20 universities in the world are in the United States! It has a long-standing history of being one of the premier destinations for international students to pursue their education at all levels. Here are just a few reasons why students choose to study in the US:
Top 6 reasons to Study in the United States
Variety of Options
- Ivy Leagues
- Tier 1 research universities
- National Universities
- Liberal arts colleges
- Thousands of majors to choose from
- Use the first year to explore what is a good fit
- Combine majors from different fields. Interested in business and biology? No problem!
- Choose from the various climates and geographies. From the sunny coast of Florida to the winters of Minnesota!
- Universities in all parts if the US, giving you more options to choose from
- Universities in all types of settings urban, peri-urban or rural.
- Hundreds of sports and clubs to choose from
- You determine the level of involvement you want
- Different co-curricular activities might have scholarships attached to them
- Get involved on-campus or off-campus
- Find relevant opportunities to help you prepare for life after campus through Curricular Practical Training (CPT)
- These are great network building opportunities for the job search after your education
Post Graduate Opportunities
- Depending on your major, your Optional Practical Training (OPT) could range from 12 months to 36 months
- Numerous opportunities for post graduate studies
- Build necessary experience for when you move back home