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International Student Loan – If Scholarships or Grants Aren’t Available

In the past two weeks, we have got so many inquiries from international students, mostly from Nepal and Nigeria, asking us to give them the list of colleges and universities which can offer full-ride scholarships - that means the scholarships will cover most of the costs for your college education.   Is there really such list? To [...]
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STEM

Trump May Eliminate American Job Opportunities Offered to Foreign STEM Students

Foreign students majoring in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) are allowed to work for up to three years in the United States upon graduation from an American college or university. Originally, any OPT  (Optional Practical Training) program only allowed foreign students to work for one year after graduation.  However, the opportunity was extended for an additional two years for foreign STEM students. According to [...]
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money for your education

Attending a College for Free? Here is how.

Attending an American college for a bachelor’s degree could easily cost you more than $150,000.00.   The majority of households in the U.S. can not afford the luxury of paying for a college education.   At the same time, American's 1.3 trillion of worth student debt continues to compound.  If you are interested in attending a [...]
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wrong school

Read This So You Can Pick the Right College

News Source: Market Watch, August 17, 2017 Dr. Jacques Berlinerblau, the director of the program for Jewish Civilization at Georgetown University, pointed out several common mistakes that most college students make when they choose their best schools to attend.  His new book, entitled "Campus Confidential: How College Works Or Doesn’t for Professors Parents and Students, [...]
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Study Abroad-never the same

Which Countries Are Most Affordable for Studying Abroad?

Costs, cultural differences, language barriers, safety concerns, as well as degree programs offered are all important factors that influence where a student decides to study abroad.  Considering that total cost is often the most important variable in choosing a school, we provide you with data from three independent sources. Each of these lists the most affordable countries for pursuing [...]
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Kurdistan Scholarships and grants studying abroad

The Kurdistan Region Government Allocating Millions of Dollars for Study Abroad Scholarships

Source of Scholarships: Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) KRG offers the Human Capacity Development Program in Higher Education (HCDP), a program that aims to develop human capacities in Kurdistan Region in the field of higher education. Annual Budget for Program One hundred and twenty billion dinars (US$100 million) is allocated to the program. Study Abroad Scholarships Every year [...]
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