Why are sports so important in U.S. college culture?
Am I allowed to express my own opinions, even if I disagree with the professor?
These are some of the most common questions international students ask when they arrive at an American university or college. The U.S. offers a rich and dynamic higher education system that attracts more international students than any other country in the world. U.S. colleges and universities also actively seek international students to facilitate cultural exchange among students and to internationalize their campuses. But the variety offered by the country’s 4,000+ colleges and universities can also be a source of confusion.
To help students understand and succeed in the U.S. education system, Stacie Nevadomski Berdan, international careers expert, has teamed up with Allan Goodman, president of the Institute of International Education (IIE), to write their third student guide, Preparing to Study in the USA: 15 Things Every International Student Should Know.
This new book—available in paperback and as an e-book—offers practical advice and cultural insight to students
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