About one-half the size of Russia; about three-tenths the size of Africa; about one-half the size of South America (or slightly larger than Brazil); slightly larger than China; about two and one-half times the size of Western Europe.
New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Philadelphia, San Diego, Detroit, Dallas, Phoenix, San Antonio
Border Countries and Oceans:
Canada, Mexico, Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico, Pacific Ocean
*Note: World’s third-largest country by size (after Russia and Canada) and by population (after China and India); Mt. McKinley is highest point in North America and Death Valley the lowest point on the continent.
295,734,134 (July 2005 est.)
English 82.1%, Spanish 10.7%, other Indo-European 3.8%, Asian and Pacific island 2.7%, other 0.7% (2000 census)
Protestant 52%, Roman Catholic 24%, Mormon 2%, Jewish 1%, Muslim 1%, other 10%, none 10% (2002 est.)
United States has a long history when it comes to education system. Due to its state-of-the-art research facilities and one of the most up to date curriculum’s, US education system attracts thousands of students from around the globe each year. Students can choose among more than 4200 higher educational institutions for pursuing their education. Lucrative scholarships offered by US universities to deserving students from all over the world is yet another attribute of US higher education system that makes it superior to education systems of other countries. On top of that, students aspire for US education because having a degree from
US educational institution opens more doors for rewarding career ahead.
Living in United States, as said by most of the students living there, is a life enriching experience because of the diversity experienced in the society. Universities enroll students from various ethnic, cultural, lingual and religious backgrounds for maintaining the diversity.
Minimum Qualification required:
10+2 Graduates or International Level degree holders or O & A level graduates
• Recent Bachelor’s degree of Master’s degree holders.
• Bachelor’s professional degree holders with few year of relevant professional work experience.
• Current Bachelor’s and Master’s level students seeking credit transfer.
Good financial background or sufficient sources of reliable financing to support the estimated expenses abroad.
Minimum Academic scores required:
• 50% marks in aggregate
• CGPA of 2.5 or above where the grading system is on scale of four
Minimum English Proficiency required
• 61 on TOEFL iBT, 5.5 on IELTS for undergraduate applications.
• 79 on TOEFL iBT, 6 on IELTS for graduate applications
Other Standardized test scores required
• SAT for undergraduate application ( Optional )
• GRE/GMAT graduate application (Optional )
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