Music Composition

Study Music Composition in the USA

To earn your degree or certificate as an international student, you have your choice of all the top schools, colleges and universities in the USA that specialize in the best Music Composition programs

Click on the map of the United States below, to find a school in the area you are interested in studying, or just scroll and browse.


Alabama

University of Alabama English Language Institute

University The University of Alabama (UA), located in Tuscaloosa, is a large and beautiful campus in the western part of Alabama. The student population is approx. 37,000 from 78 different countries. Ranked one of the best public in ...

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Arkansas

University of Arkansas

Apply to the University of Arkansas – your US study dream come true. You will study in a small city surrounded by beautiful mountains and inspiring scenery. You will receive professional-level one-on-one advising about your academ ...

  • English Programs
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  • Certificate/Short Term

Arizona

South Mountain Community College

With an extensive curriculum, small classes and a caring faculty, South Mountain Community College is your home for a quality education that will prepare you for the future. One of the ten Maricopa Community Colleges of the Phoenix are ...

  • Bachelor Degree
  • 2yr/Community College
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California

California State University Sonoma American Language Institute

The Sonoma State American Language Institute (SSALI) is located in scenic Northern California near the rural beauty of the world-famous Wine Country and one hour from San Francisco. The spectacular Pacific coast, impressive redwood for ...

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Study California

Welcome to California California, the third largest state in the United States, is a land famous for its exceptional opportunities. Often referred to as “The Golden State,” California is truly the place where you can have it all ...

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University of Redlands

Founded in 1907, the University of Redlands is an independent, coeducational, liberal arts and sciences and pre-professional university.  The University offers over 50 undergraduate programs. These include Global Business, Engineering ...

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California State University, Los Angeles The English Language Program

California State University, Los Angeles Cal State LA offers students a beautiful hilltop campus close to Los Angeles' civic and cultural center and within driving distance to Hollywood (the entertainment capital of the world), the ...

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Fresno City College

Fresno City College is proud of its diverse student population and its enrollment of over 24,000 students. Our international students represent more than 45 countries from all continents and the academic curriculum includes over 200 ma ...

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California State University, Chico ALCI American Language and Culture Institute

About California State University, Chico – Chico State California State University, Chico, popularly known as “Chico State," established in 1887, is the second oldest university in the 23-campus California State University system. S ...

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Foothill College / De Anza College

When you choose Foothill or De Anza College you will unlock a world of opportunities.  Whether it’s your goal to begin your studies with us and then transfer to a top university, experience a Californian lifestyle, change the world….or ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Bachelor Degree
  • English Programs
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Fullerton College

Welcome to Fullerton College Founded in 1913, Fullerton College currently enrolls more than 22,000 students each semester. Our safe and welcoming campus provides an exceptional learning environment, high-tech equipment, dedicated in ...

  • 2yr/Community College
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Mount San Jacinto College

Mt. San Jacinto College is a comprehensive community college located between Los Angeles and Palm Desert, California. MSJC offers academic, vocational and technical programs that satisfy the transfer requirements of four-year colleges ...

  • Certificate/Short Term
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Santiago Canyon College

  College Profile and Location Santiago Canyon College (SCC) is one of the newest and fastest-growing community colleges in southern California. SCC is located in the city of Orange, which has been named one of the 50 Safest ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • English Programs

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

For 23 consecutive years, Cal Poly has been ranked as the best public master’s university in the West by U.S. News & World Report, and is consistently ranked among the nation’s best values in education. it is a distinctive learning ...

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Orange Coast College International Center

Orange Coast College at a Glance Orange Coast College (OCC) is a 2-year community college located in Costa Mesa nearby the coastline of Orange County, one of the safest and most desirable communities in Southern California. Orange C ...

  • 2yr/Community College
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Saddleback College

A premier community college in California Founded in 1968, Saddleback College is one of the premier community colleges in California and the United States, with over 24,000 students, including over 200 international students from ov ...

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Colorado

University of Denver

The University of Denver As the oldest private university in the Rocky Mountain Region, the University of Denver (DU) draws students from all 50 US states and more than 85 countries. Our reputable academic programs and excellent fac ...

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Connecticut

English Language Institute - University of Bridgeport

Our ESL Program: A Global Reputation for Excellence The English Language Institute | Study English on the Campus of an American University About ELI Founded in 1991, the English Language Institute (ELI) at the University of Br ...

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District of Columbia

George Mason University

George Mason University (Mason) is located in suburban Fairfax, Virginia, just minutes outside the U.S. capital city of Washington, D.C. George Mason is the largest public research university in Virginia with more than 33,000 students ...

  • Masters
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Delaware

University of Delaware (ELI) English Language Institute

Why do you want to Study English? Are you searching for a school where you can: Take university courses for credit while studying English? Develop your Academic English skills before you begin a university program? Improve y ...

  • Bachelor Degree
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  • English Programs
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Florida

Broward College

Broward College, located in beautiful South Florida, is the first and largest institution of higher education in Broward County.  Founded in 1960, we have awarded degrees and certificates to more than 120,000 graduates. We currently ...

  • Bachelor Degree
  • 2yr/Community College
  • English Programs

Hillsborough Community College

A U.S. Higher Education is Closer Than You Think… Achieve your dream! Study at Hillsborough Community College in Tampa Bay, Florida! Hillsborough Community College (HCC) is an accredited, community college with five campuses locate ...

  • Bachelor Degree
  • 2yr/Community College

Georgia

Georgia State University Intensive English Program

Overview The Intensive English Program (IEP) at Georgia State University offers academic English courses to individuals coming from outside the U.S.A. and those living in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Most IEP students seek to ente ...

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Georgia College International Education Center

Georgia College is the public liberal arts university of Georgia, with a residential campus in Milledgeville. It has a student body of approximately 6000 students, including over 100 international students from 50 different countries. ...

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Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw State University Intensive English Program  The Intensive English Program provides first-rate instruction, advising and support to English-language learners with the goal of promoting student success in academic studies at ...

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Iowa

Kirkwood Community College

With global vision and innovative curriculum, Kirkwood is redefining the role of the community college. Kirkwood’s motto is “Start Here. Go Anywhere!” and this is the true definition of education at Kirkwood. What are your educational ...

  • Bachelor Degree
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Idaho

Northwest Nazarene University

Northwest Nazarene University (NNU) welcomes applications from students around the world who are seeking a Christian liberal arts education. Our campus in Nampa, Idaho provides a safe, supportive home away from home. International s ...

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Illinois

Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Location Carbondale is located in the Midwest; by car, it is roughly: Five hours south of Chicago Two hours southeast of St. Louis Four hours northwest of Nashville, Tennessee 10 minutes from the beautiful Shawnee National ...

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DePaul University

DePaul University's English Language Academy (ELA), founded in 1996, is an intensive English as a second language program that prepares high school and university graduates for admission to an American university. ELA's courses concent ...

  • Bachelor Degree
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Joliet Junior College

Joliet Junior College Highlights Strong academic programs, including Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Intensive English for Academic Purposes University partnerships make it easy to transfer State-of-the-art facilitie ...

  • 2yr/Community College
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Illinois Eastern Community Colleges

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges IECC is a two-year community college located in southeastern Illinois.  We have four campuses that offer many different transfer and technical programs.  Our campuses are:  Frontier Community Coll ...

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Danville Area Community College

About Danville Area Community College Danville Area Community College (DACC) is a public two-year college founded in 1946 that has grown into an independent college serving about 5,000 students per year in over 1,500 unique courses. ...

  • 2yr/Community College
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College of DuPage

The Midwest’s Largest Community College College of DuPage is the Midwest’s largest comprehensive, single-campus community college and is dedicated to serving the diverse higher educational, civic and cultural needs of our students. ...

  • Certificate/Short Term
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University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago’s public research university, the University of Illinois at Chicago is ranked among the Top 70 Public Universities by U.S. News & World Report. The largest university in the Chicago area, our campus is home to approximately ...

  • Bachelor Degree

Louisiana

McNeese State University

An Overview:   At McNeese, our approximately 9,000 students can choose from more than 70 degree programs offered by the Colleges of Business, Education, Engineering and Technology, Graduate Studies, Liberal Arts, Nursing and Science ...

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University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Welcome to the University of Louisiana at Lafayette—the perfect place to study abroad! The University Our campus enrolls a diverse student body of more than 19,000 students each year from all 50 states, including 600+ internation ...

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Massachusetts

Maryland

Howard Community College English Institute (EI)

What is your goal? At HCC, you can get there from here. Why EI? No TOEFL required Choose from courses in many skills, including grammar, pronunciation, reading, speaking, spelling, TOEFL preparation, vocabula

  • 2yr/Community College
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Michigan

University of Michigan - Flint

About the University of Michigan-Flint The University of Michigan-Flint is a four-year university located in Flint, Michigan. Being a part of the prestigious University of Michigan, the Flint campus provides you with a world renowne ...

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Minnesota

St. Cloud State University

Highlights: 21-23 hours of instruction per week very small classes individualized attention cultural program access to all university facilities guest lectures by university professors safe and friendly campus on-camp ...

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Minnesota State University Moorhead

“Be Ready to be Transformed” We are glad you are interested in Minnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM). Our campus community appreciates your culture and the diversity you bring when you become a student here. We have over 5,0 ...

  • Bachelor Degree
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Missouri

University of Missouri Columbia

The University of Missouri Columbia (MU, UMC or Mizzou) is recognized as one of the most comprehensive schools in the United States. The University offers a choice of 250 accredited academic programs at the undergraduate and graduate ...

  • Masters
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  • English Programs
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Mississippi

Mississippi College

Why Mississippi College? Founded in 1826, Mississippi College (MC) is the oldest institution of higher learning in Mississippi. With more than 80 undergraduate majors, 50 graduate areas of study, a doctor of jurisprudence, a doctor ...

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Montana

Flathead Valley Community College

About Flathead Valley Community College Learn in one of the most magnificent places on earth! The Flathead Valley Community College (FVCC) campus is located in the safe and friendly small town of Kalispell, Montana, just a short dri ...

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  • 2yr/Community College
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North Carolina

East Carolina University and Language Academy

Program Description The ECU Language Academy (ECULA) provides high-quality language instruction to students like you from all over the world. It is an intensive, English for Academic Purposes program, preparing students for enrollme ...

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North Dakota

North Dakota State University NDSU Graduate School

At North Dakota State University, graduate students can chart their own course for traditional scholarly inquiry or push the boundaries of modern theory and research. A student-focused, land-grant, research university located in the he ...

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Nevada

College of Southern Nevada

Overview The College of Southern Nevada (CSN) is one of the most popular colleges in the USA. With over 38,000 students, CSN is the largest higher education institute in the State of Nevada, and the 7th largest community college in ...

  • 2yr/Community College
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Truckee Meadows Community College

About Truckee Meadows Community College Established in 1971, Truckee Meadows Community College is located in Reno, Nevada, the beautiful American West, overlooking the Sierra Nevada Mountains. TMCC is a two-year institution serving ...

  • Certificate/Short Term
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Bachelor Degree
  • English Programs

New York

Adelphi University

Grounded in tradition, focused on your future: Adelphi has focused on student success for the last 120 years.  At Adelphi, we are committed to giving you the tools you need to succeed in a changing world. Since 1896, when we became ...

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Pace University

For over 100 years, Pace University in New York has been committed to preparing our students to discover and achieve their professional goals.  We provide a powerful combination of exceptional academics and a variety of professional an ...

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Queens College City University of New York

Welcome to Queens College Established in 1937, Queens College (QC) offers over 170 undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs. The College offers a first-class education and outstanding value. QC is consistently ranked amo ...

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  • English Programs
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Hofstra University

Explore Hofstra University: A World of Opportunity With a student population representing more than 67 countries, Hofstra University is committed to providing the resources that all students need to become integral parts of the Hofs ...

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State University of New York, New Paltz

INTRODUCTION TO STATE UNIVERSITY of NEW YORK (SUNY) at NEW PALTZ If you are attracted to a friendly, medium-sized campus in a safe and beautiful environment, and yet you desire to be near the excitement of New York City, the State U ...

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State University of New York at Buffalo

A Leading Public University A major public research university in the northeastern United States, the State University of New York at Buffalo (SUNY-Buffalo), or University at Buffalo (UB), offers an outstanding education at an affor ...

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Stony Brook University

The University Stony Brook University is one of the top public research universities in the U.S. It is located about 60 miles (90 km) east of Manhattan on the scenic north shore of Long Island in a safe, suburban community close to ...

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Manhattanville College

  While the 100 beautiful acres that make up Manhattanville are located in a quiet suburban setting, the culture, entertainment, and excitement of New York City are only 30 miles away. The private coeducational college founded i ...

  • English Programs
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Summer

Ohio

Ohio University - Ohio Program of Intensive English (OPIE)

History OPIE is the Ohio Program of Intensive English, located on the historic campus of  Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. OPIE began offering classes in 1967 and is one of the leading English language programs in the U.S. and the o ...

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Baldwin Wallace University

Baldwin Wallace University (BW) is a private, liberal arts and sciences university located in Berea, Ohio (near Cleveland) that offers bachelors, masters, and professional music degrees. More than 80 academic majors are available to un ...

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  • English Programs

Oklahoma

Oklahoma State University - English Language Institute (ELI)

Greetings from Oklahoma State University’s English Language Institute (ELI) in the Heartland of America! The perfect place to study English. Why Choose to Study English at Oklahoma State University (OSU)? Instruction – ELI stud ...

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Oregon

Lane Community College

Lane Community College: Achieving Dreams Lane Community College is nationally recognized for innovation and excellence in undergraduate education. Attending Lane means unique experiences in a college-friendly city where you will ach ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Bachelor Degree
  • English Programs
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Pennsylvania

Susquehanna University

Apply to Susquehanna University- one of the top-ranked universities in the USA! Are you ready to excel at one of the best universities on the East Coast? Susquehanna offers you a beautiful, safe and academically challenging learn ...

  • Bachelor Degree
  • English Programs
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South Carolina

College of Charleston English Language Institute 

Why Charleston, SC? The No. 1 City in the United States and Canada (Travel + Leisure, 2016) The No. 2 City in the World (Travel + Leisure, 2015) The No. 1 destination city in North America (Condé Nast Traveler) Among the top ...

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South Dakota

South Dakota State University English Language & Culture Institute

Your language journey starts here.TM English Language & Culture Institute at SDSU Explore American culture, develop academic English proficiency and learn to communicate with confidence at South Dakota State University (SDSU ...

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Northern State University International Undergraduate Admissions

Northern State University (NSU), founded in 1901, has been recognized nationally as one of the best and most affordable institutions by U.S. News and World Report rankings for seven consecutive years. NSU is a public university that is ...

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Tennessee

University of Tennessee Chattanooga

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is a national model for metropolitan universities. In collaboration with our many regional partners, we offer our students an experiential learning environment graced with outstanding teaching ...

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Texas

Dallas Baptist University

Dallas Baptist University is a private, Christian liberal arts university located in a suburban setting just outside Dallas, Texas, USA. A tier-1 nationally ranked university by the 2016 U.S. News and World Report, DBU invites you to f ...

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University of Texas at Arlington English Language Institute

Why Study Intensive English at UTA? Friendly, professional people. Our instructors and staff are welcoming, caring, knowledgeable and helpful. All instructors have at least a Master's degree in Teaching English as a Second Language ...

  • Masters
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Sam Houston State University - Office of International Programs

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  • Masters
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  • English Programs
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Trinity Valley Community College

Our Mission Trinity Valley Community College is a learning-centered college that provides quality academic, workforce, college preparatory, student support, and community service programs that prepare and empower students for succes ...

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University of North Texas IELI

Why choose the IELI to study English?  At the IELI at the University of North Texas you can: Be admitted to UNT without a TOEFL or IELTS score; Take university courses for credit while studying English; Develop the academic ...

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Utah

Snow College

Why Snow College Snow College is a two-year college located in central Utah. Snow College has a rich tradition of preparing students to meet their futures since 1888. At Snow College, you can look forward to small class sizes, pr ...

  • 2yr/Community College
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Virginia

George Mason University

George Mason University (Mason) is located in suburban Fairfax, Virginia, just minutes outside the U.S. capital city of Washington, D.C. George Mason is the largest public research university in Virginia with more than 33,000 students ...

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  • Bachelor Degree
  • English Programs

Washington

Pierce College

Welcome to Pierce College! We invite you to study at Pierce College. Ranked in the top 10% of American 2-year community colleges, Pierce is a fully accredited public school, with two safe and modern campuses located near the Seattle ...

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Olympic College International Student Programs

Olympic College Welcomes You Olympic College not only supports and cares about you; we welcome you to our campus! Olympic College (OC) is a public two-year community college located in Bremerton, Washington State, offering ...

  • English Programs
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Washington State University

The Washington State University Difference Washington State University (WSU),  established in 1890, is a top ranked state university in the USA. The university’s diverse student body of over 28,000 students come from all 50 stat ...

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  • English Programs
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Edmonds Community College International Student Services

Begin your university degree at Edmonds Community College Edmonds Community College is a state college with a beautiful park-like campus. We offer two-year university transfer degrees, English as a Second Language (ESL), professiona ...

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Green River College

Green River:  Where the World Meets Green River College is a public college founded in 1965. More than 8,000 students study at Green River, with 1,747 international students from 64 countries.  Most international students come t ...

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Shoreline Community College

Shoreline Community College Founded in 1964, Shoreline Community College is a public accredited college, renowned for providing a high quality education and helping students achieve their dreams. Located in Seattle, Washington, Shor ...

  • 2yr/Community College
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Seattle Central College

Did you know…? There are 1,200 community colleges in the United States. Seattle Central is ranked #6 in international student enrollment among community colleges in the USA (Institute for International Education, 2015-2016) Why ...

  • 2yr/Community College
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Wisconsin

Lawrence University

  Engaged Learning At Lawrence, we are fully committed to Engaged Learning. Whether in a practice room in the conservatory or a chemistry class in Steitz Hall or a Freshman Studies discussion, you will learn by

  • Bachelor Degree
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West Virginia

Marshall University INTO Marshall University

Why Choose Marshall University? A top-quality university, established in 1837, offering over 100 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs #17 Top Public Regional Universities, South As a state-funded public university, Mar ...

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