This is the list of 40 colleges from a well-known book by Loren Pope, called Colleges that Change Lives. The book focuses on schools that go beyond rankings and myths.
In everyday life, most people use the two terms interchangeably. Most of the times, if I say college, I may also mean university and the other way around.
One of the most valuable traits of American education is its abundance of choice. There are more than 4,000 colleges and universities in the United States.
Community colleges are 2-year colleges which do not exist anywhere else in the world, which is why they are little known outside the United States.
Americans have to make choices on where to attend just like Indonesian students. In some cases, their choices may be harder because they have to consider...
Where you will study in some ways can determine what you will study, and the other way around.
It is OK to contact the school before and while you apply. Do not be shy to email them if you have questions or in any way want to communicate anything.
We would like to post one of Joseph McGrath’s articles written for Indonesia Mengglobal on What U.S. Universities are Looking for in Admissions.