Guide to Choosing a College/University Major in the U.S.

May 7th, 2015 “A major is a specific subject area that students specialize in. Typically, between one-third and one-half of the courses you’ll take in college will be in your major or related to it.” (The College Board) Applying to a U.S. college to pursue your undergraduate studies is daunting, not to mention waiting for […]

Dispatches from the NAGAP Conference in San Diego, CA

May 2nd, 2014 Coronado Bridge, San Diego The 27th annual conference of the National Association of Graduate Admissions Professionals (NAGAP) is being held in downtown San Diego at the Grand Manchester Hyatt Hotel. Entrance to the exhibit hall With our President and CEO, Jasmin Saidi-Kuehnert, we arrived in San Diego yesterday to a warm […]

Top 10 States in the U.S. for International Students

May 23, 2013 “I never truly understood myself until I met the other. I never truly met the other until I got past myself. What are time and distance, but bridges to be crossed on my journey to meet the other, and in so doing, find myself?” ~Unknown International education, whether it is a globalization […]