ERIC Number: ED499828
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Reference Count: N/A
International Student Guide to U.S. Community Colleges, 2007-2008
American Association of Community Colleges (NJ1)
This guide was produced for prospective students considering studying in the United States. The guide is organized to help students through all stages of the process, including learning about the U.S. higher education system, finding the right college, benefits of attending community college, obtaining a student visa, estimating expenses, living and studying in the United States, and becoming acquainted with U.S. culture. The guide includes a list of American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) member colleges, a glossary of terms, and a list of Internet resources for international students.
Descriptors: Foreign Students, Community Colleges, Guides, College Choice, Paying for College, Student Financial Aid, Student Costs, Acculturation, College Applicants, Student Adjustment, Vocabulary, Tuition, English (Second Language), Student Personnel Services, Web Sites, Institutional Characteristics
American Association of Community Colleges. One Dupont Circle NW Suite 410, Washington, DC 20036. Tel: 202-728-0200; Fax: 202-833-2467; Web site: http://www.aacc.nche.edu
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Two Year Colleges
Authoring Institution: American Association of Community Colleges, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: United States