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U.S. universities attract more than 1 million international students

More than 1 million students from around the world attend a college or university in the U.S. Find out what they're studying and where.
Students in common area (Gallaudet University)

There isn’t another university like this one anywhere in the world

The students at Gallaudet University in Washington are changing perceptions about the deaf. All of Gallaudet's academic programs are designed for deaf and hard-of-hearing graduate...
Woman standing at edge of canyon (Courtesy of Mariia Kharina)

Lessons from a Russian teaching in West Virginia

Teaching in the United States has been a life-changing experience for Mariia Kharina, who lectures at Bluefield State College in West Virginia.

Campus life in the USA

The college experience is a time to study and prepare for a career, but also to discover new talents, explore new places and mature....

5 simple ways to boost your success at a U.S. college

Mentors can make a big difference during your college experience and after you graduate. Learn how to make the most of your connections.
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No homework or grades at this self-paced school

The founder of the online Khan Academy is reimagining how children are taught in bricks-and-mortar schools.

What can MOOCs do for your chances of getting into a...

It's becoming clear that enrolling in massive open online courses (MOOCs) also helps students to gain admission at U.S. colleges.
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These 5 fields attract most international students to U.S. schools

International Education Week celebrates students who attend college someplace other than in their home countries. Their curiosity is building a more democratic, secure and prosperous...

What do Emma Watson, King Abdullah II and Penelope Cruz have...

Celebrities and International students share memorable learning experiences while studying in the U.S.