Sunday, 29 March 2015

International study in America


American University System:

In the United States, higher education part of college, at the end of high school (our school) and then follow three steps to "Ph. D. "(Philosophiae Doctor), the qualification more qualified, which corresponds to the doctorate.
After graduation, students have access to courses at under graduate level who have two-year or four-year. The first two years are preliminary and are the last of specialization.

The qualification granted by the college is the "Bachelor" ("Bachelor of arts" for the humanities, "Bachelor of Science" for scientific ones, or "Bachelor's degree" for the administration, architecture, jurisprudence, pedagogy and so on). The real specialization is the "master's degree", the license necessary for access to many professions (such as surgeon, dentist, lawyer, architect, engineer).

Essential condition to attend university in the United States is the knowledge of the language that will be assessed through the TOEFL (Test of Inglese as a Foreign Language), the SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) or the Standard Achievement Test, which is good to sign up with a year in advance.


Choose the university 12-18 months before
Exceed 12 months before admission test
Require the application form before 12 months
Send the application form 8-9 months before
Accept the offer of admission 3-4 months before