Study in USA

“For the students looking for the best overseas education and planning to put their careers on the fast track, USA is the hottest destination”. This is because it has immense range of specialties, high quality of education, great opportunities, which attracts students from different countries of the world. Students can choose a suitable university from over 3800 universities and colleges available in USA that facilitates several educational programs. U.S provides a lot of offers for international students like, prestigious education in the world, assorted cities and towns, dazzling natural parks, different events and multicultural population.


The United States of America is a constitutional federal republic nation on North America continent consisting of fifty states and a federal district. After the fragmentation of American’s colonies with its mother country in 1776, USA was recognized as a new nation. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the original 13 states and it has expanded across the North America and other overseas possessions.

The history of USA has two distressing experiences, Civil War (1861-65) and great Depression (1930s). Upholding the victory of world wars I and II and the Cold War, US has remained the powerful nation of the world. There was steady growth in the US economy with low unemployment rate and inflation and has rapid advances in technology.


USA has the most powerful economy in the world both in terms of economy and technology with a per capita GDP of $46000 in 2007 and with 12% below poverty line (as per CIA World Factbook). The growth in GDP is strengthening by extensive gains in labor productivity. Many companies in USA are ahead in technological advances, specifically in computers, aerospace, medical, and in military equipments.

Formerly, USA has fascinated several immigrants from all over the world and is still the nation that has highly populated them compared to other industrialized countries. All the gains in household income were constantly rising up by 20% of families. Together, all these reasons explain the fiscal status of the country, which shows good scope for the international students and build their careers.


As USA is a big country, its climatic condition varies from place to place. There will be temperate climate in most part of the country. Usually the southern and western half of the country will be warm than the other regions and extreme hot in summer. The eastern and northern half region will be extremely cold and heavy snowfall in winters and will be pleasant in summer. Places like Hawaii and Florida will have tropical climate, freezing in places around Alaska and semi-dry in Great Plains west regions of Mississippi River and dry in Great Basin of the southwest region. Prior to their transition, overseas students have to prepare themselves for the climatic conditions.


USA is the country with diverse cultures and is the home for extensive groups of ethics, customs and values. People in United States tend to the human values and socioeconomic triumph. The people and culture in United States are much different from Indians. The students who choose the universities will come across the regional culture and rich traditions and customs. The nation has a multi-racial society that merges new immigrants despite of the country from which they come from. The culture of USA reveals a trend to hybridize pop culture, thus it is called as high culture. The expansion of American culture was apparent in many aspects like, music, dance, movies, sports, architecture, literature, poetry, cuisine and visual arts, which are highly followed by all around the world.


Traditional American cuisine arts are much similar to several Western countries. Wheat is the primary cereal grain. The main ingredients in American food include turkey, potatoes, sweet potatoes, corn, slow-cooked pork and beef barbecue, crab cakes, potato chips, and cookies. You can also find many Indian restaurants in every city, where you can find unique cuisines from different regions of India. Click Here for the list of Indian restaurants in USA.

Food snacks such as, fried chicken, pizzas, hamburgers, hot dogs, apple pie are derived from the recipes of various immigrants. Many people even prefer to eat Italian pastas, Mexican dishes such as burritos and tacos. Usually Americans prefer coffee to tea and milk is the chronic breakfast drink. With the evolution of beverage industries, orange juice and sweetened soft drinks are highly consumed.


In the United States, multiculturalism is the fundamental obsession expressing that people from different culture, ethics and races are equal and they can keep their identities, can take pride in their heritage and have a sense of belonging. It gives a sense of safety and confidence for immigrants, making them more open to, and accepting of, diverse cultures. Multiculturalism encourages racial and ethnic harmony and cross-cultural understanding, and discourages ghettoization, hatred, discrimination and violence. Multiculturalism enables United States to identify the prospective of all Americans. It cheers people from other countries to incorporate into their society and participate in its social, cultural, economic and political interactions.

Job Market

There is good job market for new graduates in United States. As per the reviews of National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), many companies in United States are competing to hire new graduates. As a result there are increased opportunities for graduates from abroad. According to the survey, around 60% of companies are planning to recruit more graduates in 2007 than they recruited in the year 2006.

According to Bureau of Labor Statistics in June 2007, the unemployment rate in United States was decreased to 4.5%. The report stated that the highest unemployment rate was for Michigan with 7.2% followed by Ohio with 6.1% and Mississippi with 6%, Idaho at 2.5% and Utah at 2.6%. The lowest unemployment rate was for the states of Hawaii and Montana at 2.4% each. These facts states that there is good opportunities for the international students in USA and for their careers on good path.


There is a large tourism industry in U.S that provides millions of international and domestic tourists. The country is the homeland for natural wonders, historical landmarks, cities, and gambling spots. People in US seek for comparable attractions in addition to the amusement and vacation areas. Many universities facilitate educational tours for their students.


  1. Full name: United States of America
  2. Population: 305.8 million (UN, 2007)
  3. Capital: Washington DC
  4. Largest city: New York City
  5. Area: 9.8 million sq km (3.8 million sq miles)
  6. Major language: English
  7. Major religion: Christianity
  8. Life expectancy: 76 years (men), 81 years (women) (UN)
  9. Monetary unit: 1 US dollar = 100 cents
  10. Main exports: Computers and electrical machinery, vehicles, chemical products, food and live animals, military equipment and aircraft
  11. GNI per capita: US $43,740 (World Bank, 2006)
  12. Internet domain: .us
  13. International dialing code: +1

List of Universites

Name of the University State Link
Alliant International University California
Ashland University Ohio
Auburn University Alabama
Auburn University, Montogomery Alabama
Arkansas State University Arkansas
Atlantis University Florida
Ball State university Indiana
Barry University Florida
Bristol University California
Berkeley College Newyork
Concordia University Wisconsin
Concordia University Chicago
Concordia University Michigan
Concordia University Nebraska Nebraska
Campbellsville University Kentucky
Clafin University South Carolinia
California Baptist University California
California State University, Riverside California
California State University - East Bay California
California State University - San Bernardino California
California Lutheran University California
California Miramar University California
California University of Management & Sciences (CALUMS) California
City University Seattle Seattle
California State University- Bakersfield Bakersfield
California State University- San Macros California
California State University- Monterey Bay Monterey Bay
Cleary University Michigan
Coleman University California
Dallas Baptist University Texas
Dowling College New York
Drew University(Only UG) New York
East Texas Baptist University Texas
Eastern Illinois University Illinois
Eastern Kentucky University Kentucky
Florida Institute of Technology  Florida
Florida International University Miami
Florida National University Florida
Florida Polytechnic University Florida
Fontbonne University  Missouri
Full Sail University Florida
Gannon University Pennsylvania
Golden Gate University California
Grand Canyon University Arizona
George Mason University Virginia
Governors State University Illinois
Grand Valley State University Michigan
Georgia College and State University Georgia
Humboldt State University California
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Pennsylvania's
Hawaii Pacific University Hawai'i
Hamline University Minnesota
Hult International Business School Massachusetts
High Point University {undergraduate} North Carolina
Jacksonville  State University Alabama
James Madison University Virginia
Johnson & Wales University Rhode Island
Kansas State University Kansas
Kent State University Kent, Ohio
La Roche College  Pennsylvania
Letourneau University Texas
Long Island University - CW Post New York
Long Island University - Brooklyn New York
Malone University Ohio
Montana State University - Billings Montana
Marist College  New York
Marshall University West Virginia
Merrimack College  Boston
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences (MCPHS) Massachusetts
Middle Tennessee State University  Tennessee
Midwestern State University Texas
Monroe College New York
Montana State University- Billings Montana
Morrisville State College (Only for UG) New York
Murray State university  Oklahoma
New England Instuite of Technology Rhode Island
New York Film Academy New York
New York Institute of Technology New York
Northwest Missouri State University Missouri
National University California
Northern Arizona University Arizona
Northern Michigan University Michigan
Northwestern Polytechnic University, NPU California
Oklahoma City University Oklahoma
Oregon State University Oregon
Pace University New York
Pacific Lutheran University Washington
Pittsburg State University Kansas
Plymouth State University New Hampshire
Roosevelt University  Chicago
Saginaw Valley State University Michigan
San Jose State University California
St. Johns University New York
Sacred Heart University Fairfield Connecticut
St. Norbert College Wisconsin
Southern New Hampshire University New Hampshire
Suny Polytechnic University New York
Silicon Valley University California
Stratford University Virginia
Schiller International University Florida
Saint Peters University New Jersey
Southeast Missouri State University Missouri
Sullivan University Kentucky
Texas  A and M University, Kingsville Texas
Texas  A and M University, Corpus Christi Texas
Texas Wesleyan University Texas
Tiffin University Ohio
Troy University Alabama
Upper Lowa University Washington
University of North Texas Texas
University of St. Francis Illions
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin-Scout(NO) Wisconsin
University of Central Oklahoma Oklahoma
University of Cincinnati Ohio
University of Central Florida (Pre UG)    Florida
Univesity of Colorado Denver Colorado
University of Maine  Maine
University of Southern Maine  Maine
University of Vermont  Vermont
United States University California
University of St. Thomas Minnesota
University of Bridgeport Connecticut
University of Dayton  Ohio
University of Findlay Ohio
University of Idaho Idaho
University of Kansas (Pre UG) Kansas
University of Mary Hardin – Baylor Texas
University of Massachussetts Boston(Pre UG & Pre Masters) Massachusetts
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth(Pre UG & Pre Masters) Massachusetts
University of Massachusetts Lowell Massachusetts
University of Missouri Science & Technology Missouri
University of Missouri Rolla Missouri
University of North America Virginia
University of Nebraska Lincoln Nebraska
University of Nevada, Reno Nevada
University of New Heaven Connecticut
University of California - Riverside California
Universiyt of New Hampshire (Pre UG & Pre Masters) New Hampshire
University of North Alabama Alabama
University of Hartford Hartfort, CT
University of Indianapolis Indiana
University of Rhode Island Rhode Island
University of South Florida Florida
University of South Carolina (Pre UG) Carolina
University of Mount Union Ohio
University of Montana Montana
University of the Potomac Virginia
University of Toledo Ohio
US University California
Western Illinois University Illinois
Weber State University Utah
West Texas A & M University Texas
Western Kentucky University  Kentucky
Wichita State University Wichita
Western New England University Massachusetts
Widener University Pennsylvania
Wright State University Ohio
Wheelock College (Only for UG) Boston
Webster University Missouri
Westcliff University California