Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston, and a leader in interdisciplinary research, urban engagement, and the integration of classroom learning with real-world experience. Rigorous classroom studies are integrated with experiential learning opportunities anchored by the nation's largest, most innovative cooperative education program. The university’s emphasis on applied research brings it distinction in emerging fields, including biotechnology, nanotechnology, subsurface sensing and imaging, and urban public policy. Northeastern is an exciting and vibrant place to learn, work and live...
University of Vermont
The University of Vermont (UVM), founded in 1791 after Harvard, Yale, Dartmouth and Brown universities, is one of the United States’ “public ivies”. UVM is widely recognized for the excellent quality of its academic programs and the success of its alumni in business, medical, communications, engineering, and other professions. Students learn and do research with award-winning faculty in modern facilities equipped with state-of-the-art technology. The university is home to 10,461 undergraduate students, 1,490 graduate students and 452 medical students; more than 100 undergraduate degree programs are offered. UVM’s beautiful campus is located in the city of Burlington, Vermont, which is ranked as one of the most desirable places to live and study in the United States.
Baylor University is a private university and a nationally ranked research institution with a Christian heritage. Founded in 1845, Baylor is the oldest continually operating institution of higher learning in Texas. With a very diverse population of 14,000, our students represent all 50 states and 86 countries.
Baylor consistently ranks in the top 100 national doctoral-granting universities by U.S.News & World Report. The Engineering program was ranked No. 11 by U.S.News & World Report in 2010, and the Business program ranked 57th in the Best Undergraduate Business Programs category of the 2011 America’s Best Colleges survey by U.S. News & World Report. Baylor is also listed for the sixth straight year as a “Best Buy” in the 2011 edition of The Fiske Guide to Colleges and is one of only 49 public and private colleges and universities in the United States, Canada, and Great Britain.
Baylor offers 151 baccalaureate, 76 master, 33 doctoral, and the juris doctor degree programs. The active campus atmosphere is enhanced with 260 student organizations and numerous opportunities for service to others. Baylor students, faculty and staff contribute more than 150,000 volunteer hours to the city of Waco.
The University consists of 11 academic units: College of Arts and Sciences, Hankamer School of Business, School of Education, School of Engineering and Computer Science, School of Music, School of Social Work, Honors College, Louise Herrington School of Nursing, School of Law, George W. Truett Theological Seminary, and Graduate School.
Marist is a comprehensive institution with its 240-acre main campus in New York's Hudson River Valley, a branch campus in Florence, Italy,extension centers throughout New York, and educational offerings worldwide through its online programs. The institution serves 4,500 traditional undergraduate students, 1,000 graduate students and 31,000 alumni. Marist is distinguished by high-quality faculty, innovative programs, a beautiful riverfront campus, and a technological platform comparable to those of the best research universities in the world. Ranked 10th in the Northeast by US News & World Report, Marist provides students with an interactive learning environment offering opportunities to conduct undergraduate research with professors in a variety of disciplines. As a result, Marist alumni have been accepted to top graduate programs, medical and law schools around the world. Marist students have also won prestigious fellowships and scholarships including the Fulbright, Goldwater, Pickering, Newton, Freeman, and Hansard. Marist's renowned internship program provides students extraordinary opportunities in a wide range of national and international corporations,media companies, the fashion industry, and nonprofits.
Stevens Institute of Technology
Collaborative, academically talented and creative students excel at Stevens Institute of Technology, founded in 1870 as the nation’s first Mechanical Engineering University. Stevens, the Innovation University, is at the intersection of industry, academics and research. A premier private co-educational institution located in Hoboken, New Jersey, Stevens has a breadth of 30 undergraduate majors, 40 graduate degree programs, 17 PhD programs and over 100 graduate certificates. Our co-op program is well-established with 40% of our students participating at more than 100 companies. Students work with industry leaders in their field in increasingly sophisticated work assignments, building an impressive resume and earning money. The campus is located in an ideal spot across the river from New York City, giving students complete access to some of the most exciting and innovative people, places and ideas in the world.
DePaul University is a private institution of higher education and research in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Founded by the Vincentians in 1898, the university takes its name from the 17th century French priest Saint Vincent de Paul. The student body consists of about 25,400 students (approximately 16,400 undergraduate and 9,000 graduate/law), making DePaul the largest Roman Catholic university and one of the 10 largest private universities in the United States; it is the largest private university in Illinois. We're the largest Catholic university in the US, and we’ve also been recognized for having one of the most diverse student bodies. Our accounting, finance and communication programs got DePaul listed in the Great Schools for 15 of the Most Popular Undergraduate Majors category in the Princeton Review (2010).
George Mason University
George Mason University is recognized as an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with global distinction in a range of academic fields, named the #1 Up-and-Coming national university by U.S. News & World Report in 2008 and 2012. Ideally located in the National Capital region, Mason students enjoy amazing cultural experiences and access to the most sought-after internships and employers in the country. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering and information technology, the arts, organizational psychology and health care, Mason students are routinely recognized with national and international scholarships. Enrollment is more than 30,000, with students studying in 177 degree programs at the undergraduate, master’s, doctoral, and professional levels. Mason professors conduct groundbreaking research in areas such as cancer, climate change, information technology and the biosciences; and Mason’s Center for the Arts brings world-renowned artists, musicians and actors to its stage.