Study in U.S.A.

U.S.A. Statistics
Geography-Population
study_abroad.capital: Washington DC study_abroad.area: 9 826 630 km ² study_abroad.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 study_abroad.population: 307 212 123 (estimation of July 2009) study_abroad.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 by Palmes league Dean’s recommendation rate 2019

Harvard Business School

1 709 ‰

MIT Sloan School of Management

2 606 ‰

Yale School of Management

3 571 ‰

Stanford University - Stanford Graduate School of Business

4 567 ‰

Cornell University Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management

5 488 ‰

Columbia University Columbia Business School (Cbs)

6 473 ‰

Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management

7 458 ‰

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

8 433 ‰

University of California - Berkeley Haas School of Business

9 429 ‰

Duke University The Fuqua School of Business

10 404 ‰

University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

11 379 ‰

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

12 374 ‰

Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business

13 365 ‰

Carnegie Mellon University Tepper Business School

14 360 ‰

The University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

15 355 ‰

University of Michigan - Michigan Ross School of Business

16 296 ‰

Purdue University Krannert School of Management

17 291 ‰

University of Texas at Austin Mccombs School of Business

18 281 ‰

Indiana University - Kelley School of Business

18 281 ‰

Emory University Goizueta Business School

20 256 ‰

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

21 207 ‰

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

22 197 ‰

4 Palmes of Excellence - TOP business school with significant international influence

Rank by Palmes league Dean’s recommendation rate 2019

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

1 419 ‰

Georgetown University Mcdonough School of Business

2 330 ‰

Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

3 325 ‰

Texas A&M University Mays Business School

3 325 ‰

Boston College Carroll School Of Management

5 310 ‰

Rutgers Business School The State University Of New Jersey

6 271 ‰

Boston University Questrom School of Business

7 256 ‰

George Washington University - GW School of Business

8 251 ‰

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

9 241 ‰

University Of California - Irvine The Paul Merage School Of Business

10 232 ‰

University of California - Davis Graduate School of Management

11 217 ‰

Penn State Smeal College of Business

11 217 ‰

Georgia Institute of Technology - Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business

11 217 ‰

University of Mendoza College of Business

14 212 ‰

Vanderbilt University Owen Graduate School of Management

15 207 ‰

Michigan State University The Eli Broad College Of Business

15 207 ‰

University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business

17 202 ‰

University Of Maryland Robert H. Smith School Of Business

17 202 ‰

Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management

17 202 ‰

The Ohio State University Fisher College Of Business

20 197 ‰

University of Wisconsin - Madison - Wisconsin School of Business

20 197 ‰

University Of Washington - Micheal G Foster Business School

22 192 ‰

University of Southern California - USC Marshall School of Business

22 192 ‰

Bentley University - the McCallum Graduate School of Business

24 187 ‰

University of San Diego - USD School of Business

25 182 ‰

Rice University Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business

25 182 ‰

University of Rochester - Simon Business School

27 177 ‰

University of Illinois - Gies College of Business

27 177 ‰

Thunderbird School of Global Management

27 177 ‰

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

30 172 ‰

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

31 163 ‰

Northeastern University - D'Amore-McKim School of Business

32 153 ‰

The University of Arizona - Eller College of Management

32 153 ‰

Brigham Young University Marriott School of Business

32 153 ‰

Georgia State University J. Mack Robinson College Of Business

35 148 ‰

University Of Florida Warrington College Of Business Administration

35 148 ‰

Temple University - Fox School of Business

37 138 ‰

A. B. Freeman School of Business, Tulane University

38 133 ‰

University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business

39 123 ‰

University of Miami - Miami Business School

40 118 ‰

Southern Methodist University - SMU Cox School of Business

41 108 ‰

University Of Minnesota Curtis L. Carlson School Of Management

41 108 ‰

University of Massachusetts, Amherst - Isenberg School of Management

43 103 ‰

University of Georgia Terry College Of Business

43 103 ‰

University of Connecticut - UConn School of Business

45 99 ‰

Baruch College (CUNY) - Zicklin School of Business

45 99 ‰

University Of Iowa Henry B. Tippie College Of Business

45 99 ‰

Virginia Tech - Pamplin College of Business

48 84 ‰

Wake Forest University School of Business

49 54 ‰

3 Palmes of Excellence - EXCELLENT business school with reinforcing international influence

Rank by Palmes league Dean’s recommendation rate 2019

Fordham University - Gabelli School of Business

1 182 ‰

George Mason University School of Business

2 172 ‰

Rochester Institute of Technology - Saunders College of Business

3 167 ‰

Loyola University Chicago - Quinlan School of Business

4 153 ‰

San Diego State University - Fowler College of Business

5 148 ‰

Pepperdine University Graziadio Business School

6 143 ‰

Syracuse University Whitman School Of Management

7 128 ‰

Clemson University - Clemson College of Business

7 128 ‰

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

9 118 ‰

University of North Carolina at Charlotte - Belk College of Business

10 113 ‰

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

11 108 ‰

William and Mary Mason School Of Business

11 108 ‰

Santa Clara University Leavey School Of Business

13 103 ‰

University of Texas at Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

13 103 ‰

Saint Louis University Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business

13 103 ‰

Loyola Marymount University College Of Business Administration

16 99 ‰

Washington State University - Carson College of Business

16 99 ‰

American University Kogod School of Business

16 99 ‰

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Lally School of Management

19 94 ‰

Pace University - Lubin School of Business

19 94 ‰

Baylor University Hankamer School of Business

19 94 ‰

University of Denver - Daniels College of Business

22 89 ‰

Villanova University - Villanova School of Business

23 84 ‰

Louisiana State University E. J. Ourso College Of Business

23 84 ‰

Drexel University Lebow College of Business

23 84 ‰

Loyola University in Maryland - Sellinger School of Business

26 79 ‰

Marquette University College Of Business Administration

26 79 ‰

University Of Utah David Eccles School Of Business

28 74 ‰

University of Oregon - Lundquist College of Business

28 74 ‰

University of San Francisco School of Management

28 74 ‰

University at Buffalo (SUNY) - UB School of Management

28 74 ‰

University Of Richmond Robins School Of Business

32 69 ‰

Lehigh University College of Business and Economics

32 69 ‰

University Of Nevada, Las Vegas - Lee Business School

34 64 ‰

Claremont Graduate University - Drucker School of Management

34 64 ‰

University of Arkansas the Sam M. Walton College of Business

34 64 ‰

The University of Tennessee at Knoxville Haslam College of Business

34 64 ‰

St. John's University Tobin College Of Business

34 64 ‰

Hofstra University Frank G. Zarb School of Business

34 64 ‰

University of Hartford The Barney School of Business

40 59 ‰

Xavier University Williams College Of Business

40 59 ‰

Auburn University - Raymond J. Harbert College of Business

40 59 ‰

University of Cincinnati - Carl H. Lindner College of Business

43 54 ‰

University Of Delaware Alfred Lerner College Of Business And Economics

43 54 ‰

University of Texas at San Antonio - UTSA College of Business

43 54 ‰

University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business and Economics

43 54 ‰

Oklahoma State University William S. Spears School Of Business

43 54 ‰

Bradley University Foster College Of Business Administration

48 49 ‰

University of Louisville College of Business

48 49 ‰

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

48 49 ‰

New Jersey Institute of Technology - Martin Tuchman School of Management

48 49 ‰

Howard University School Of Business

48 49 ‰

University of Alabama at Birmingham - Collat School of Business

48 49 ‰

University of Vermont Grossman School of Business

54 44 ‰

University of Maine - Maine Business School

54 44 ‰

Kansas State University College Of Business Administration

54 44 ‰

Seton Hall University W. Paul Stillman School Of Business

57 39 ‰

Creighton University - Heider College of Business

57 39 ‰

West Virginia University College Of Business And Economics

57 39 ‰

Mississippi State University College Of Business

57 39 ‰

The University of Rhode Island College of Business

57 39 ‰

Suffolk University Sawyer Business School

57 39 ‰

The University of New Mexico - Anderson School of Management

63 34 ‰

University of Toledo College of Business and Innovation

63 34 ‰

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

63 34 ‰

University of Mississippi Ole Miss School of Business

66 30 ‰

Worcester Polytechnic Institute - Robert A. Foisie Business School

66 30 ‰

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

66 30 ‰

The University of Tulsa - Collins College of Business

66 30 ‰

Fairfield University Charles F. Dolan School Of Business

66 30 ‰

Fairleigh Dickinson University Silberman College of Business

71 25 ‰

University of Wyoming College of Business

72 20 ‰

University Of Memphis Fogelman College Of Business And Economics

72 20 ‰

University of Montana College of Business

74 15 ‰

University Of Tampa John H. Sykes College Of Business

75 5 ‰

2 Palmes of Excellence - GOOD business school with strong regional influence

Rank by Palmes league Dean’s recommendation rate 2019

California State University - Long Beach College of Business Administration

1 108 ‰

California State University - Chico College Of Business

2 94 ‰

University of Alaska Fairbanks - UAF School of Management

3 34 ‰

Southern Illinois University Carbondale - SIU College of Business

4 30 ‰

University Of South Dakota - The Beacom School Of Business

5 20 ‰

The University of North Dakota College of Business & Public Administration

5 20 ‰

University of Idaho College of Business and Economics

5 20 ‰

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

8 15 ‰

Best Master’s programs in U.S.A.

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