Wherever you look America is a leader. From the stock market gurus that dominate Wall Street to the astronauts in NASA. Hollywood, Las Vegas and The Statue of Liberty are symbols of this country that show its advancement and its dominance. When was the last time you had a Coke. Coca-Cola is an American corporation and is just one among hundreds of other companies that are worth billions. You may think that you could not fit into Coca Cola, but your forgetting they need accountants to manage their business financial manners and scientists to improve their product. Google is another young company that is now a billion dollar business started out by two Stanford University students.
What exactly does an undergraduate need to study in America?
English communication skills
It is essential to be proficient in the English language. Most international students find trouble with this when English is not their native language and if it is taught as a second language. A sound knowledge of the language will help an individual leaps and bounds when choosing to continue their education in the US.
Studying in America can prove to be a very costly affair. One must have the money to provide for one’s education as scholarships are scarce for international students. Visas are usually granted based on the financial health of the sponsor of a student’s studies. Property deeds, bank balances and other assets may need to be declared to prove that a student’s stay and education can be funded.
Depending on the institution, a freshman to university will be required to submit high school transcripts. Other college level tests and advanced placement tests can be offered to provide advanced standing if accepted to a college.
College tests SAT and TOEFL
Greater choice when shopping for your education and allows you to get the best fit in terms of financial packages and course material. Even things like college environments and meal preparations in addition to faculty count a lot. There is access to a range of schools with over 4000 accredited colleges to choose from.
Pool of work opportunities
There are more than a hundred of the Fortune 500 companies are in the USA. The Optional Practical Training enables graduates to stay on and gain valuable work experience in the United States.
Final Note: The American System
The four year degree seems to be standard that has been looked as the benchmark in global education systems. Eight of the top ten universities are US and this shows the superiority of the system in place.