Study in U.S.A.

U.S.A. Statistics

Geography-Population

Capital:  Washington DC

Area:  9 826 630 km ²

Climate:  generally tempered, but tropical in Hawaii and Florida, arctic in Alaska, semiarid in the great plains west of the Mississippi River and arid in the Great Basin of southwest. Low temperatures in the north-west are sometimes softened in January and Februar

Population:  307 212 123 (estimation of July 2009)

Languages:  English 82.1%, Spanish 10.7%, indo-European languages 3.8%, Asian and Pacific islands languages 2.7%

Government-Economy

Type of government: federal republic with a strong democratic tradition

Independent day: 4th July 1776

Constitution: 17th September 1787, enforced on the 4th March 1789

Suffrage: 18 years-old, universal

GDP: $14.29 billions (estimated in 2008)

GDP – per capita (PPP): $ 47000 (estimated in 2008)

Unemployment rate: 7.2% (estimation of 2008)

Information for Foreign Students in the USA

Obtaining a Visa

Visa is compulsory when you want to study or to do an internship in the US. Waiting time is long, so you need to start the procedure as soon as possible. In addition, you will need a DS2019 form that is difficult to get. However, some organizations give you the possibility to have it more quickly; this service costs €400.

Housing

Rents are really expensive, especially in big metropolis, around $1,000 per month for a studio, in big cities like New York City, San Francisco and Chicago. Several websites can help in finding an accommodation: www.rent.net ; www.apartments.com ; www.studenthousing.org, http://www.easyroommate.com/ ; www.roommates.com

Health
Health insurance can cost up to $500 per semester, and you will have to register to one company which headquarters are in the US, in order to validate your application at university. If you are ill, do not hesitate to go to university Student Health Service where consultations are free.

Official Selection of the Best Business Schools in U.S.A.

5 Palmes Of Excellence UNIVERSAL business school with strong global influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

Harvard Business School

1 592 ‰

MIT Sloan School of Management

2 582 ‰

Stanford University - Stanford Graduate School of Business

3 448 ‰

Yale School of Management

4 442 ‰

Columbia University Columbia Business School (Cbs)

5 404 ‰

Cornell University Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management

6 326 ‰

Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management

7 320 ‰

New York University (Nyu) Leonard N. Stern School of Business

8 312 ‰

Carnegie Mellon University Tepper Business School

9 272 ‰

University of California - Berkeley Haas School of Business

10 266 ‰

Duke University The Fuqua School of Business

11 247 ‰

Purdue University Krannert School of Management

12 234 ‰

Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business

13 228 ‰

University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

14 222 ‰

The University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

15 203 ‰

University of Michigan - Michigan Ross School of Business

16 184 ‰

University Of California - Los Angeles (Ucla) John E. Anderson School Of Management

17 177 ‰

4 Palmes Of Excellence TOP business school with significant international influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

Babson College - F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business

1 467 ‰

Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

2 253 ‰

Boston College Carroll School Of Management

3 215 ‰

Arizona State University - W. P. Carey School of Business

4 203 ‰

George Washington University - GW School of Business

5 184 ‰

University Of California - Irvine The Paul Merage School Of Business

5 184 ‰

Georgetown University Mcdonough School of Business

7 177 ‰

Penn State Smeal College of Business

7 177 ‰

Northeastern University - D'Amore-McKim School of Business

9 171 ‰

Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick

9 171 ‰

Emory University Goizueta Business School (2)

11 165 ‰

Indiana University - Kelley School of Business (2)

11 165 ‰

Michigan State University The Eli Broad College Of Business

11 165 ‰

University of Illinois - Gies College of Business

11 165 ‰

Boston University Questrom School of Business

15 158 ‰

Texas A&M University Mays Business School

15 158 ‰

Baruch College (CUNY) - Zicklin School of Business

17 152 ‰

Bentley University - the McCallum Graduate School of Business

17 152 ‰

Thunderbird School of Global Management

17 152 ‰

University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business

17 152 ‰

University Of Washington - Micheal G Foster Business School

17 152 ‰

Rice University Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business

22 146 ‰

Georgia Institute of Technology - Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business

23 139 ‰

University of California - Davis Graduate School of Management

23 139 ‰

University of Miami - Miami Business School

23 139 ‰

University of Texas at Austin Mccombs School of Business (2)

23 139 ‰

University of Virginia Darden School of Business (2)

23 139 ‰

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Kenan Flagler Business School (2)

28 133 ‰

The Ohio State University Fisher College Of Business

29 127 ‰

University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business

29 127 ‰

University Of Maryland Robert H. Smith School Of Business

29 127 ‰

University of Wisconsin - Madison - Wisconsin School of Business

29 127 ‰

Georgia State University J. Mack Robinson College Of Business

33 120 ‰

Temple University - Fox School of Business

33 120 ‰

University of Connecticut - UConn School of Business

33 120 ‰

University Of Minnesota Curtis L. Carlson School Of Management

33 120 ‰

University of San Diego - USD School of Business

33 120 ‰

Vanderbilt University Owen Graduate School of Management

38 114 ‰

University of Rochester - Simon Business School

39 108 ‰

Washington University in Saint Louis - John M. Olin Business School

39 108 ‰

University Of Florida Warrington College Of Business Administration

41 101 ‰

A. B. Freeman School of Business, Tulane University

42 95 ‰

The University of Arizona - Eller College of Management

42 95 ‰

Brigham Young University Marriott School of Business

44 89 ‰

University Of Iowa Henry B. Tippie College Of Business

45 82 ‰

University of Southern California - USC Marshall School of Business

45 82 ‰

Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management

47 76 ‰

Southern Methodist University - SMU Cox School of Business

47 76 ‰

University of Georgia Terry College Of Business

47 76 ‰

University of Pittsburgh - Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business

47 76 ‰

University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business

51 70 ‰

Virginia Tech - Pamplin College of Business

51 70 ‰

Wake Forest University School of Business

51 70 ‰

University of Massachusetts, Amherst - Isenberg School of Management

54 63 ‰

3 Palmes Of Excellence EXCELLENT business school with reinforcing international influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

George Mason University School of Business

1 177 ‰

Fordham University - Gabelli School of Business

2 139 ‰

Pepperdine University Graziadio Business School

3 108 ‰

American University Kogod School of Business

4 95 ‰

Drexel University Lebow College of Business

4 95 ‰

Baylor University Hankamer School of Business

6 89 ‰

Rochester Institute of Technology - Saunders College of Business

6 89 ‰

San Diego State University - Fowler College of Business

6 89 ‰

Claremont Graduate University - Drucker School of Management

9 82 ‰

DePaul University - Driehaus College of Business & Kellstadt Graduate School of Business

9 82 ‰

Louisiana State University E. J. Ourso College Of Business

9 82 ‰

St. John's University Tobin College Of Business

9 82 ‰

Oklahoma State University William S. Spears School Of Business

13 76 ‰

University Of Delaware Alfred Lerner College Of Business And Economics

13 76 ‰

Washington State University - Carson College of Business

13 76 ‰

Pace University - Lubin School of Business

16 70 ‰

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Lally School of Management

16 70 ‰

Howard University School Of Business

18 63 ‰

Loyola Marymount University College Of Business Administration

18 63 ‰

Loyola University Chicago - Quinlan School of Business

18 63 ‰

Syracuse University Whitman School Of Management

18 63 ‰

The University of Rhode Island College of Business

18 63 ‰

University of North Carolina at Charlotte - Belk College of Business

18 63 ‰

Clemson University - Clemson College of Business

24 57 ‰

Hofstra University Frank G. Zarb School of Business

24 57 ‰

Santa Clara University Leavey School Of Business

24 57 ‰

Seton Hall University W. Paul Stillman School Of Business

24 57 ‰

University Of California - Riverside A. Gary Anderson Graduate School Of Management

24 57 ‰

University Of Richmond Robins School Of Business

24 57 ‰

University of Texas at Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

24 57 ‰

University Of Utah David Eccles School Of Business

24 57 ‰

William and Mary Mason School Of Business

24 57 ‰

Saint Joseph's University Erivan K. Haub School Of Business

33 51 ‰

University at Buffalo (SUNY) - UB School of Management

33 51 ‰

University of Cincinnati - Carl H. Lindner College of Business

33 51 ‰

University of Denver - Daniels College of Business

33 51 ‰

University of San Francisco School of Management

33 51 ‰

Kansas State University College Of Business Administration

38 44 ‰

Saint Louis University Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business

38 44 ‰

The University of Tennessee at Knoxville Haslam College of Business

38 44 ‰

University of Arkansas the Sam M. Walton College of Business

38 44 ‰

University of Hartford The Barney School of Business

38 44 ‰

University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business and Economics

38 44 ‰

Loyola University in Maryland - Sellinger School of Business

44 38 ‰

University of Louisville College of Business

44 38 ‰

University of Maine - Maine Business School

44 38 ‰

University of Oregon - Lundquist College of Business

44 38 ‰

University of Texas at San Antonio - UTSA College of Business

44 38 ‰

University of Vermont Grossman School of Business

44 38 ‰

University of Wyoming College of Business

44 38 ‰

Villanova University - Villanova School of Business

44 38 ‰

Bradley University Foster College Of Business Administration

52 32 ‰

Fairfield University Charles F. Dolan School Of Business

52 32 ‰

Fairleigh Dickinson University Silberman College of Business

52 32 ‰

Lehigh University College of Business and Economics

52 32 ‰

The University of Tulsa - Collins College of Business

52 32 ‰

University of Missouri - Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business

52 32 ‰

University Of Nevada, Las Vegas - Lee Business School

52 32 ‰

University of Toledo College of Business and Innovation

52 32 ‰

Xavier University Williams College Of Business

52 32 ‰

Creighton University - Heider College of Business

61 25 ‰

The University of New Mexico - Anderson School of Management

61 25 ‰

University Of Memphis Fogelman College Of Business And Economics

61 25 ‰

University of Mississippi Ole Miss School of Business

61 25 ‰

University of Montana College of Business

61 25 ‰

Auburn University - Raymond J. Harbert College of Business

66 19 ‰

Marquette University College Of Business Administration

66 19 ‰

Mississippi State University College Of Business

66 19 ‰

New Jersey Institute of Technology - Martin Tuchman School of Management

66 19 ‰

Suffolk University Sawyer Business School

66 19 ‰

University of Alabama at Birmingham - Collat School of Business

66 19 ‰

Worcester Polytechnic Institute - Robert A. Foisie Business School

66 19 ‰

University Of Tampa John H. Sykes College Of Business

73 13 ‰

West Virginia University College Of Business And Economics

73 13 ‰

Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey - Graduate School of International Policy and Management

75 6 ‰

2 Palmes Of Excellence GOOD business school with strong regional influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

California State University - Long Beach College of Business Administration

1 114 ‰

California State University - Chico College Of Business

2 95 ‰

Southern Illinois University Carbondale - SIU College of Business

3 25 ‰

University of Alaska Fairbanks - UAF School of Management

3 25 ‰

The University of North Dakota College of Business & Public Administration

5 19 ‰

University of Alaska Anchorage - UAA College of Business and Public Policy

5 19 ‰

University Of South Dakota - The Beacom School Of Business

5 19 ‰

University of Idaho College of Business and Economics

8 13 ‰


Best Master’s programs in U.S.A.

Learn the ranking results of the best masters in U.S.A. here:

http://www.best-masters.us/

https://www.best-masters.com/ranking-master-in-usa.html