Directory of USA Schools & Programs
Post-secondary education is on the rise across college campuses in the USA. From 1997 through 2010, total enrollment for U.S. college students increased 40 percent to more than 20 million students, the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) says. Nearly 15 million students pursued their education at public schools, while more than 5 million students attended private schools in the USA.
Foreign students attending U.S. schools
Many foreign students choose to pursue degrees at colleges in the USA. The NCES states that during the 2008-2009 academic school year, there were nearly 680,000 foreign students completing their studies at American colleges. India accounted for more than 15 percent of foreign students, while Asian countries accounted for nearly two-thirds of all foreign enrollment.
Benefits of pursuing college degrees in the USA
One of the main benefits of attending U.S. schools is the wide range of degree options available for students. Some of the more popular degree paths include business, law, management, engineering, education, health and fine arts, but there are literally hundreds of degree paths from which to choose.
The most popular bachelor degree paths for the 2008-2009 school year include:
1. Business management (347,985 degrees awarded)
2. Humanities (280,456)
3. Social science and history (168,500)
For master's degrees, education led the way, followed by business management.
The USA is also home to some of the world's most respected schools in medicine, law and technology. According to U.S. News and World Report's 2010 ranking of the top 400 colleges, 13 of the best colleges in the world are in the United States.
Top Online Schools
As the largest private university in North America, University of Phoenix has locations nationwide, and is available online in most countries around the world. Whether you're seeking a college degree at an associate's, bachelor's, master's, or doctoral level, we can help you reach your academic goal and sooner than you might think.
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Expand your career horizons with an online degree from Everest University Online. Balance work and family while you study for your Associate's, Bachelor's, or Master's degree.
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The USC School of Social Work’s MSW@USC offers the opportunity to earn a Master of Social Work degree through the Virtual Academic Center without relocating to Southern California. This online program is designed to prepare social workers with the knowledge and skills to make a difference in world, improve the lives of people and communities and eradicate pressing societal problems.
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Students may search programs by location, subject area, and even degree type. Our interface makes it easy to research schools in the USA and compare different programs side by side.
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This school directory will help you find schools, colleges and universities in the USA and get the degree programs & training you need.
We make it easy to request free information and catalogs from different schools. Simply contact the school through the "request information" links available throughout our Web site.
Course curricula vary, and we suggest requesting more information from all institutions, or at least a reasonable number of them. This will allow you to compare their curricula and make the best choice for yourself.
Many of the universities that you can find in this school directory offer flexible online or on-campus degree programs that adapt to the most current trends and technologies in the fast-paced business world.
The institutions listed in the directory offer world-class instructors that provide high quality training. Further, these schools provide unsurpassed career counseling and opportunities for both students and learning professionals.
We are constantly updating the schools that are listed on our site, so check back frequently!
Learn more about your future career...
Making informed career decisions requires reliable information about opportunities in the future. Opportunities result from the relationships between the population, labor force, and the demand for goods and services.
Before selecting a degree program, one must fully understand what types of career options are available. Our in-depth career guide provides detailed analyses about educational requirements, potential salaries, employment statistics, and job descriptions about countless careers.
Almost any question one might have about potential occupations can be answered by using this guide.