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International Students Applying to Philosophy Graduate Programs

Posted on January 15th, 2013 by Bryanna Davis

International students will often find themselves as an appealing candidate for philosophy graduate programs in the United States. Bachelor’s degrees in every field are quickly becoming more common and students are finding that to be competitive in the job market, they need to acquire a graduate degree. Due to the higher number of applicants to [...]

Recording Arts Graduate Degrees

Posted on January 14th, 2013 by Bryanna Davis

The decision to go to graduate school is one of the most important decisions someone can make in their professional career. Although most people currently working in recording arts industry do not have a graduate degree, it is becoming more and more common. Given the variety of graduate degrees available for recording arts, it’s important [...]

Taking the MCAT

Posted on January 10th, 2013 by Jenny Frankel

International students who want to apply to graduate school need to first take the MCAT, or Medical College Admissions test. The MCAT is a computer based multiple choice test that assesses a student’s reasoning skills, scientific knowledge, and ability to write clearly. Almost all medical schools require taking the MCAT within three years of the [...]

Major Faceoff: Political Science vs. International Relations

Posted on January 8th, 2013 by Jenny Frankel

Political Science is the study of government. International Relations is the study of governments. Yes, that description is an oversimplification, but Political Science and International Relations do cover much of the same subject matter; government structure, political theory, comparative government…So, which one is an international student to choose? The Political Science undergraduate major studies governmental [...]

Top Universities in the World

Posted on January 3rd, 2013 by Jenny Frankel

One of the most important factors to consider when deciding where to study abroad is the quality of schools. A country might have an amazing climate and all sorts of cultural attractions, but if the universities aren’t good then what’s the point? For those international students curious about how different universities in different countries rank, [...]

Study at SUNY Brockport

Posted on January 2nd, 2013 by Jenny Frankel

Ever want to study in New York? SUNY Brockport is looking for international students interested in studying at this 4-year liberal arts college located in Brockport, New York, about 15 miles outside Rochester. SUNY Brockport offers international students over 42 undergraduate majors (including study dance), 29 graduate programs and 18 areas of teacher certification to [...]

Study Tourism in the USA

Posted on January 2nd, 2013 by Jenny Frankel

With tourism being such a thriving industry in the United States it’s no surprise that millions of students choose to study tourism in schools all over the country. Currently there are over 1,050 different universities and colleges in the U.S. that have travel, tourism, and hospitality courses available to students. One of the top choices [...]

How to Choose your Aviation School

Posted on January 1st, 2013 by Bryanna Davis

An aircraft pilot was listed as the third most dangerous job after a logger and fisherman according to a 2011 AOL article. If you’re an international student who is wondering how to choose your aviation school and want to attend one of the best schools to study aviation in the US, you should not be [...]