What does it take to study in the United States?
Every year, the number of international students studying in the United States will only continue to increase. It is conceivable that the quality of higher education in the United States is recognized by the whole world. Study abroad to the United States is very good, but it is to need certain condition. In addition to the student insurance (also known as 留学生保险) mentioned in the previous article, there are other aspects to pay attention to.
1、 language requirements
If you go to a country to study, you must understand the language of the country. If you can’t pass the oral English test, don’t talk about learning. Even the most basic communication becomes a problem.
American university, when the student submits study abroad application, can ask to provide his English result, the basic requirement is undergraduate course TOEFL score cannot under 500 minutes. The requirement that apply for graduate student can be a few taller, not only TOEFL score wants 550 above, still may need to provide the GRE of other relevant English record or other perhaps course or GMAT. Some American universities do not require GRE or GMAT scores for international students applying to graduate programs. But good English scores can help students apply for scholarships at different levels.
2、 Economic requirements
Financial requirements are also the most important point. As we all know, the tuition fees of American universities vary greatly, because the major chosen is different from the university. Generally, when applying for a visa, the visa officer will require the parents’ salary certificate. Because of the high cost of studying in the United States, the visa officer needs to know whether your parents are able to support you to complete the entire study, or even break the bank. Moreover, the immigration law in the United States has very strict restrictions. People who hold the most common f-1 visa can work part-time or on campus for no more than 20 hours a week. Of course you also can apply for green card, but green card schedule（also known as 绿卡排期） is longer, difficulty is bigger, can seek law firm to help apply for, for instance Luoassociates, NYIS Law Firm (also known as纽约小纽), Ying Cao law Firm (also known as英卓律师事务所), Zeng Law Group (also known as锦晖律师事务所) is waited a moment, immigrant lawyer (also known as 移民律师) can give you help.