ERIC Number: ED290362
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
The College Handbook. Foreign Student Supplement, 1987-88.
College Entrance Examination Board, New York, NY. Coll. Scholarship Service.
Information on foreign student policies at 1,955 accredited U.S. colleges and universities is presented. Separate sections for undergraduate and graduate students provide detailed information in a tabular format, including degree levels offered, enrollment for both foreign and U.S. students, admissions tests and English as a foreign language requirements, admissions and financial aid application deadlines, costs to foreign students for the academic and calendar year, financial aid for foreign students, intensive English-language programs, and sources of information and advising for foreign students in their country. The directory also provides advice to help foreign students prepare for college in the United States, as well as: a glossary of college terms, a list of college addresses and telex numbers, checklists, a predeparture calendar, information on the Foreign Student Information Clearinghouse, a code list of fields of study, and worksheets to help in the process of selecting and applying to colleges. (SW)
Descriptors: College Admission, College Applicants, College Choice, College Entrance Examinations, College Preparation, Degrees (Academic), English (Second Language), Enrollment Trends, Foreign Students, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Information Sources, Institutional Characteristics, Intensive Language Courses, International Educational Exchange, Student Costs, Student Financial Aid, Study Abroad, Undergraduate Study
College Board Publications, Box 886, New York, NY 10101 ($10.95; 20% discount on 5 or more copies).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Counselors; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: College Entrance Examination Board, New York, NY. Coll. Scholarship Service.