US Educational Fair March 2009 – Participating Universities
Visit the US Educational Fair in your city or click on the links below to get information from each participating university and contact the admissions directors with questions.
ELS Language Centers
ELS Language Centers is the largest network of university campus-based English language instruction centers in the world, offering more than 50 study locations in the USA (see www.els.edu/centers).
Since 1961, ELS Language Centers has helped hundreds of thousands of international students from more than 140 countries around the world learn English quickly and effectively. Programs include a full-time group Intensive English Program, Prep Program for the TOEFL® iBT, GRE® and GMAT® Test Prep Programs, Business English, and Fast Track program. Part-time, private and youth vacation programs are also available.
Florida Institute of Technology
Considered one of the premier technological research universities in the southeast, Florida Tech boasts a beautiful campus located in the high tech heart of Florida – the Space Coast. Florida Tech is a coeducational, fully accredited private university offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in engineering, sciences, aviation, business, psychology, and liberal arts. Academic scholarships and need based aid are available to international students based on grades. The Melbourne population is 3600 students with 2600 undergraduate and 18% international. Our student to faculty ratio is 9:1. The international student organizations are an active part of the over 95 clubs and organizations.
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania was established in 1866. With more than 10,000 students, Kutztown University offers outstanding academic programs. There are more than 100 academic programs – including an intensive English program – and over 200 student organizations. We are located in southeastern Pennsylvania – our large campus is an easy drive or bus ride to New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C.
Lasell College, founded in 1851, is a coeducational, non-sectarian institution of higher education offering programs that lead to the bachelor’s and masters’ degrees. Just eight miles west of Boston, Lasell’s educational philosophy is built upon the concept of connected learning, combining breadth in the arts and sciences, professional courses and educational projects that tackle real issues. All of our programs include practical experience through course-based projects, internships, clinical affiliations and on-site training. This experienced based approach to education establishes a sense of both connection and relevance—students understand their academic work as they prepare to become imaginative and ethical practitioners in their chosen professions.
Marquette University’s exceptional combination of academic excellence, undergraduate research and internships, and commitment to community service – all in a vibrant urban setting on the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan in Milwaukee, Wisconsin 150 km north of Chicago – has been recognized by US. News and World Report (77th: top national universities) and the Princeton Review (top 15% of colleges selected). Marquette offers scholarships for high academic performance and credit for A-Level, IB, AP, and university studies.
The Ohio State University
The Ohio State University, established in 1870, is among the top 20 public universities in the United States (U.S. News & World Report); the First Year Experience program is ranked among the top 25 programs leading to student success. With more than 400,000 alumni living in over 160 countries, Ohio State has attained international distinction in education, research, and opportunities. Ohio State offers top-notch programs in over 170 major programs and 450 academic specializations, more than 800 student organizations, a genuine commitment to diversity, and the challenges, complexity, and opportunity only found at a world-class top 10 research university.
Score Plus is the Middle Eastern partner for leading international education companies. Our first partner is The Princeton Review which rates as the world’s number 1 in test preparations services. TPR offers courses to more than 130,000 students a year. Score Plus brings to the Middle East students the expertise and research base of TPR in the field of global education, to help them excel in their academic and professional endeavors. Thus through these close relationships with universities we are able to get the information from the main source before anyone else can. The Princeton Review offers courses in SAT, SAT2, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, USMLE and provides university admission services across its Middle East Offices.
Our second partner is Inlingua International that was founded in Switzerland in 1968. The company is one the largest associations of privately owned language schools in the world. With more that 300 schools in 300 countries, inlingua international is a cut above the rest with the wide ranfge of high quality services that it provides to its clients world over. Our research and development Services in Bern , Switzerland , ensures that our teaching materials and methods are the most recent, and also that they are used consistently across all schools in the inlingua organization. Courses : English, Business English, Business Skills, French, German, Spanish, Italian.
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San Jose State University
Located at the core of Silicon Valley, SJSU is an exceptional place for hands-on learning, professional development and personal growth. Silicon Valley firms are constantly seeking SJSU students for internships, summer work programs and research and development.
San José State welcomes freshmen, transfer, graduate international students seeking a demanding and transforming education.
SJSU, the oldest school in the California State University system, is a big, bold university with nationally recognized programs.
University of Bridgeport
The University of Bridgeport, founded in 1927, is an international, doctoral intensive comprehensive university, with
award-winning academic programs in over 120 programs of study on the undergraduate and graduate degree level. UB is
among America’s strong international universities with 30 percent of our students coming from overseas. With 5,500
students from more than 80 countries University of Bridgeport prides itself in being a real world “experience in
globalization.” One hour north of New York City, UB’s prime location provides exceptional opportunity for educational
and cultural opportunities, as well as important prospects for internship and co-op positions in recognized national and
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
University at Buffalo (UB) is the State University of New York’s (SUNY) most comprehensive university center.
Students are among a diverse community of 27,000 students, pursing from more than 100 undergraduate programs, 112
master’s, and 98 doctoral-level programs, as well as studies in the English Language Institute (ELI).
In addition to its College of Arts and Sciences, with twenty eight departments, UB has schools of architecture, dental
medicine, education, engineering, law, management, medicine, nursing, pharmacy, public health & health professions, and
A leading faculty with cutting-edge research makes UB a leading public research university.
University of California, Riverside
University of California, Riverside, International Education Programs (IEP) offers a wide variety of year-round English
language programs, Academic programs and Postgraduate International Certificate and Diploma programs for students and professionals. IEP instructors are experienced, friendly and dedicated professionals. Academic facilities include modern and comfortable classrooms, language and computer laboratories.
In addition, IEP offers airport pick-up, program orientation, housing assistance, social activities, short tours to most attractions in Southern California, and placement in American universities. IEP programs are a unique combination of quality academic curriculum and support services. The 1200-acre tree-shaded, beautiful campus is located in Riverside, a safe, sunny and friendly city. Come and experience the California dream at the University of California, Riverside – your place to shine!
Roger Williams University
Roger Williams University is a leading independent, coeducational liberal arts university at which students live and learn to be global citizens. With 39 academic programs and an array of co-curricular activities on its Bristol, R.I., campus, RWU is committed to its mantra of learning to bridge the world. Under the leadership of President Roy J. Nirschel, Ph.D., the University has achieved unprecedented academic and financial successes. In 2008, U.S. News & World Report named RWU the eighth-ranked baccalaureate college in the north.
The University of New Haven
Founded in 1920, The University of New Haven is a private, comprehensive university located in West Haven, Connecticut, just an hour and a half drive from New York City and less than three hours from Boston, Massachusetts.
UNH is fully accredited by NEASC, the Board of Governors of the Connecticut Department of Higher Education, ABET and many other accreditation agencies. UNH offers a rich variety of Bachelor’s and Master’s level degree programs in a wide range of fields to help prepare international students for careers that will be of great benefit to their home countries and to the international community at large.
University of South Carolina
English Programs for Internationals of the University of South Carolina provides superior ESL instruction supported by experienced faculty and personalized services. Columbia is a safe, friendly city known for its southern hospitality and warm climate.
English Programs for Internationals of the University of South Carolina is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA). EPI is a member of the Consortium of University and College Intensive English Programs (UCIEP) and the American Association of Intensive English Programs (AAIEP). The University of South Carolina is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the associate, bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees.
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Virginia Commonwealth University
Located in Richmond, VA (USA), Virginia Commonwealth University is ranked nationally by the Carnegie Foundation as a top research institution and enrolls nearly 30,000 students in more than 170 certificate, undergraduate, graduate, professional and doctoral programs in the arts, sciences. 25 graduate and professional programs have been ranked by U.S.
News & World Report as among the nation’s best. VCU has over 1600 international students from 116 countries studying on F-1 visas. Recently we were ranked one of the Top 100 Global Universities.
West Virginia University
Founded in 1867, West Virginia University is one of only 46 public universities in the United States designated by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education as
a Doctoral/Research University Extensive. WVU offers students the opportunity to pursue studies in agriculture, forestry, consumer science, business and economics, the creative arts, education, engineering and mineral resources, the humanities, journalism, law, medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, the natural and social sciences, physical education, and social work. The multidisciplinary environment nurtured by this diversity provides an exciting climate for study.