Applying to U.S. Colleges and Universities: International Student FAQ

Read in  中文 or  한국어 Am I considered an International applicant?  It depends who you ask! Typically, international students are defined as "non-immigrant" visitors who come to the U.S. temporarily to take classes. A non-immigrant is someone who: Intends to stay in the U.S. temporarily Does not have U.S citizenship or legal Permanent Resident status (a … Continue reading Applying to U.S. Colleges and Universities: International Student FAQ

Minimum TOEFL Scores at American Universities

This chart from American Exam Service shows the TOEFL scores required by universities in the USA.  These  are the minimum scores required in order to be accepted into the universities.  Scores above the minimum will increase your chance of being admitted into the university, while scores below the minimum will gaurantee you being denied admittance.  … Continue reading Minimum TOEFL Scores at American Universities

What International Students Should Know Before Applying to U.S. Colleges

Katy Hopkins of US News and World Report wrote an excellent article on international students pursuing higher education in the United States. The article begins, "Just as the United States is an increasingly attractive option for foreign students pursuing a college degree, American colleges and universities are looking for more international students, too. More than … Continue reading What International Students Should Know Before Applying to U.S. Colleges