This post aims to motivate you to pursue your Bachelor’s degree in The USA.
Based on my research and experience, I will be discussing advantages of studying in the USA.
On purpose, I am detaching the criteria of expenses and family attachment so as to make you focus on the education part. In my forthcoming posts, I will be guiding you on overcoming these barriers.
Advantages of Studying in USA right from your Bachelor’s -
- Practical Oriented Curriculum
- Research Opportunities
- International exposure
- Varied career choices and flexibility
Practical Oriented Curriculum
How often in your high school did you copy assignments or manipulate the readings of your titration experiment?
Exactly, don’t smile.
Talk about engineering or sciences here, your manipulations and the rate of copying assignments nine-folds.
No matter where you manage to secure a seat, this scenario is prevalent all over India.
You will be surprised to know that copying assignments in The US is considered plagiarism and violator may get into serious trouble. Your course may also include CPT (Curricular Practical Training) which enables you to gain practical knowledge.
This is the most fascinating feature of the American Education System.
The universities in the US are primarily research centers. Each professor has got his area of interest and is highly dedicated towards it. Provided you maintain a good profile, you can seek undergraduate research opportunities and work on high-end research projects.
Guess what? Besides the valued experience, you also get stipend for it.
The US has become the hub of higher education.
Lakhs of students from all over the world are attracted to the American universities. This helps you to enhance your cross-cultural ties.
With the growth of MNCs, international exposure will be a plus for your profile.
Studying in the US lets you obtain an unofficial minor in management.
You have to manage so many things- classes, self-study, cooking, laundry, social life and what not. Unless you live in a cruddy hostel, I am sure you would have never done all these things.
I don’t blame you, we have Indian parents who care for us beyond themselves.
Varied Career Choices & Flexibility
The US has superabundance of career choices. No matter how unconventional your field of interest is, the US universities always have it in store for you.
American education system is based on credit hours and gives you lots of freedom to retain your academic interests throughout your course of study.
Now that you know numerous advantages of studying in The US, issues like finances must not deter you. There are many generous funding opportunities for undergraduate students. Know about affordability in my next post.
In mean time, do you agree to 5 reasons listed above?
Whats preventing you from studying Bachelors degree in USA?