|LOCATION :||The United States of America is a federal constitutional republic comprising fifty states and a federal district. The country is situated mostly in central North America, where its forty-eight contiguous states and Washington, D.C., the capital district, lie between the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, bordered by Canada to the north and Mexico to the south. The state of Alaska is in the northwest of the continent, with Canada to its east and Russia to the west across the Bering Strait. The state of Hawaii is an archipelago in the mid-Pacific. The country also possesses several territories, or insular areas, scattered around the Caribbean and Pacific.|
|POPULATION :||305,635,000 (2008 est.)|
|GDP :||$14.3 trillion.|
|SIZE :||3.79 million square miles|
|MAJOR INDUSTRIES :||financial industry, electric power equipment, automation equipment, railroad equipment, shipbuilding, aircraft, motor vehicles and parts, electronics and communications equipment, metals, chemicals, coal, petroleum, paper and paper products, food processing, textiles, clothing, and other consumer goods|
WHY STUDY IN U.S.A.?
The U.S. economy is the largest national economy
in the world.
A high degree of sophistication, modern facilities and International level education quality is the key impression of the US Education. The Advantages of study in USA are as follows:
a) World Class Qualification:
US qualifications are recognised and respected throughout the world. Your US qualification will be a solid foundation for building your future, boosting your career and prospects for a higher salary. US Universities are funded by the government and are continuously assessed by official bodies that grade the standard of their teaching and research.
b) International Experience:
Wherever you choose to study in the US, you will surely have an enriching and international experience, one that will remain etched in your memory forever and will arm you with a truly global perspective. US institutions attract students from all over the world, so you will have the opportunity to mix with international as well as US students.
c) Learn in a modern Environment:
In an increasingly globalised world economy, people need special skills and qualities to succeed. US Institutions are highly modernized and provide excellent infrastructure.
d) Range of courses:
US Universities and colleges offer more than thousand courses at different levels of education. There is a great flexibility in the way in which a subject can be studied. One of the biggest advantages of studying in the US is that the option of combining work placements with academic study such as sandwich courses at the undergraduate level and work internships at the post graduate level. Having a work component weaved into the programme of study gives the students cutting edge knowledge and expertise as well as the hands on experience in your area of study, thereby strengthening chances of obtaining suitable employment later on.
TYPE OF QUALIFICATIONS IN U.S.A.
• First Degree (Bachelors Degree)
• Sandwich Courses: Where the coursework is accompanied by the practical work.
• HND (Higher National Diploma)
• Vocational Courses
• Research (PhD.)
Universities In U.S.A.
• University of North Alabama
• California Coast University
• INCAE Business School
• University of Pheonix
• Florida Metropolitan University