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  • Article Image Health Insurance for International Students

    Health Insurance for International Students

    Preparing to study in the United States – or outside of your home country – is an exciting experience. But accidents and illness can happen anywhere, and it's important to have medical insurance for study abroad. Travel Insurance Services can help you get the international student medical insurance you need to meet school requirements. With Study USA-HealthCare coverage you get:

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  • Article Image Discover Your ELSA Score — an AI-Powered Visualization of Your English Speaking Proficiency in real time

    Discover Your ELSA Score — an AI-Powered Visualization of Your English Speaking Proficiency in real time

    Earlier this summer, we launched Your ELSA Score, an innovative scoring feature that provides effective feedback on learner’s strengths and weaknesses in five distinct areas of English speaking proficiency. The scores get updated with each lesson, so you can see analysis of your lesson-by-lesson progress and effectively tackle your weaknesses with personalized lesson plans.

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  • Article Image IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

    IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

    You can choose between taking your IELTS test on paper or on a computer. Please go to takeielts.org to see which options are available at your nearest test center.

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  • Article Image How Students Can Save $40k On Their Bachelor’s Degree

    How Students Can Save $40k On Their Bachelor’s Degree

    Overseas university education is often expensive, but it does not have to be so costly. Have you ever wondered how to get easy college admission, and save $40,000 on the cost of your Bachelor’s degree in the USA? Well, there is a program called “2+2” University Transfer, where students study a US community college for 2 years and transfer to a university for the final 2 years of Bachelor’s degree. Often students think they cannot afford a full university’s bachelor’s degree that could cost easily $150,000 (tuition only) over 4 years. There are many ways to save money and have a great educational experience with the 2+2 University Transfer program.

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  • Article Image Make Your U.S. Visa Application Process Easier

    Make Your U.S. Visa Application Process Easier

    Let ARGO help create the best chance of success with your visa interview!

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  • Article Image Ways to Save Money in College

    Ways to Save Money in College

    College Can Be Very Expensive

    Tuition, student fees, housing, transportation and textbook costs all add up quickly. There are some moves you can make to tamp down on certain expenditures such as food, transportation, and entertainment. Reducing these can help make the money you have stretch farther. Careful use of bank accounts and credit cards can also save you money. Another important way to save money is to comparison shop and look for sales and discounts on the things you buy all the time using a program called Student Advantage®.

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  • Article Image Lights, Camera, College Application!

    Lights, Camera, College Application!

    Today’s students want to share their credentials and personal stories in a more lively, three-dimensional way. Fortunately, new tools are making it easier for college applicants to use technology to show off their personalities, skills, and creativity.

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  • Article Image 10 Top Colleges In Unexpected Places

    10 Top Colleges In Unexpected Places

    Leading universities such as the University of Chicago and Columbia University in New York City call major urban centers home, but many more are located in cities and towns that most people have never heard of. In some cases, the university is, for all practical purposes, the whole town.

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  • Article Image 3 Reasons to Learn a Foreign Language with Native Speakers

    3 Reasons to Learn a Foreign Language with Native Speakers

    When you make a decision to learn a foreign language, you can find yourself looking for a ‘all-in-one’ ultimate solution. An approach that will cover all of the language learning ins and outs. 

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  • Article Image How to Overcome Procrastination While Studying

    How to Overcome Procrastination While Studying

    Procrastination is the act of avoiding starting or finishing a task by a deadline, whether it be immediate or distant. The continuous delay is made consciously despite being aware of imminent negative consequences.

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  • Article Image Financial Literacy for Students: How to Save Money

    Financial Literacy for Students: How to Save Money

    If you were ever in need of financial advice but did not know where to get it from, this is your opportunity to grow. Being a college student is not only demanding but also exhausting from many perspectives; however, one of the toughest things to do is keep yourself financially secure while going to school.

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  • Article Image International Education Fairs

    International Education Fairs

    Fairs at a glance: Student education fairs give you a chance to speak directly with representatives of U.S. universities, language programs and summer schools. You can visit each school's booth, talk with people who teach and work there, and take home brochures and applications.

    Student education fairs give you a chance to speak directly with representatives of U.S. universities, language programs and summer schools. You can visit each school's booth, talk with people who teach and work there, and take home brochures and applications.

    Below is the schedule of fairs where Study in the USA® will be present. Come say hello, and pick up a copy of the new edition of Study in the USA Magazine!

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  • Article Image The Original Pathway

    The Original Pathway

    A community is a place where everyone is valued and belongs. SRJC is a community college where students find that they can thrive academically, explore career paths, and make lifelong friends in a caring, supportive environment. We invite you to join the SRJC community, and find your pathway.  

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  • Article Image Read Study in the USA E-Magazines!

    Read Study in the USA E-Magazines!

    Inside you’ll find articles, interviews, tips and programs exclusively featured in the annual print editions of Study in the USA. It is the guide to education in the USA. Even better, there are e-magazines in multiple languages.

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  • Article Image Renters Insurance Options for International Students

    Renters Insurance Options for International Students

    SURE offers hassle-free renters insurance that'll protect your clothes, furniture, and even yourself from unexpected damages and injuries. The SURE team will get you set up with a free quote and the correct coverage that you need!

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  • Article Image American Slang Words you Need to Know in 2020

    American Slang Words you Need to Know in 2020

    Today, we'll cover the top 10 American popular slang words to ease your communication with English native speakers.

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  • Article Image What are the Best Parts About Studying Abroad, According to International High School Students?

    What are the Best Parts About Studying Abroad, According to International High School Students?

    There are many reasons students choose to study abroad for high school. Some reasons include wanting to broaden your horizons, learn about a new culture, enhance your language skills, and take charge of your futures.

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  • Article Image Top 7 Benefits of Using Technology in The Classroom

    Top 7 Benefits of Using Technology in The Classroom

    As teaching techniques continue to develop over the years, the use of technology within the classroom has become more and more common. Although many teachers are still understandably reluctant to embrace different methods of learning, the advantages cannot be understated. So, whether you're an educator yourself or a concerned parent, take a look through these top seven benefits of using technology within the classroom.

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  • Article Image How to Create a Productive Morning Routine

    How to Create a Productive Morning Routine

    The morning routine helps set the tone for the day, allowing you to control your schedule rather than the schedule controlling you, causing unnecessary stress. Start each day focused on the tasks at hand and be sure to prioritize your time, which in turn will increase your productivity. 

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  • Article Image Tips to Make the Most of Your Summer Vacation

    Tips to Make the Most of Your Summer Vacation

    Summer break can be the perfect time to help get prepared for your next academic year and have a little fun! Use these tips to make the most of your summer vacation.

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