• Mid-Atlantic




    Hofstra University

    Hofstra University is an excellent option for students interested in the intellectual, cultural, and professional opportunities of New York City, but who also seek a vibrant campus experience. New York City is 40 kilometers away and is easily accessible by public transportation. Our 240-acre campus offers more than 150 undergraduate majors, 160 graduate programs, 100 dual-degree options, and an English Language Program. Popular areas of study include business, engineering, radio & film production, biology, fine & performing arts, and health sciences. Students enjoy personal interaction with faculty and small class sizes—averaging 21 students. Over 50% of our undergraduate students have accepted a job offer before graduating. Hofstra is consistently recognized on the “Best College” lists of U.S. News & World Report, The Princeton Review, Fiske, Washington Monthly, Forbes, LinkedIn, and PayScale.com, and was named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for seven consecutive years.

  • Juniata College

    Juniata is a nationally ranked college, characterized by its close-knit community of approximately 1,500 students. Here, you can expect one-on-one attention from professors and access to facilities that will provide you with the experience to successfully enter exciting careers and highly selective graduate and professional schools. Our College has been nationally recognized for its outstanding educational programs for many decades.


    We are proud to boast about our international graduates who have gone on to careers in many fields of expertise, study in professional schools like Harvard Medical School and the Law School of the University of Virginia, and graduate school at institutions like MIT, Columbia School of Journalism, and the London School of Economics. Over the past five years, 90 percent of students were accepted to professional schools such as medical or law school and 92 percent of all graduates were employed or enrolled in graduate school within six months of graduation.

  • Lehigh University

    For 150 years, Lehigh University has combined outstanding academic and learning opportunities with leadership in fostering innovative research. The institution is among the nation’s most selective, highly ranked private research universities. Founded in 1865, Lehigh University has about 5,000 undergraduates and 2,000 graduate students.


    Lehigh University is located in Bethlehem, PA (population 75,000) which is in the center of the Lehigh Valley (population 800,000). Bethlehem is conveniently located near Philadelphia (60 miles), New York City (90 miles), and Washington, D.C. (180 miles). The Lehigh Valley is economically vibrant and provides the best of urban, suburban, and rural living (low cost of living, open space, and a rich array of cultural activities in the area and nearby). Lehigh Valley International Airport, served by most major airlines, is 6 miles from campus.

  • Manhattan College

    New York City is where people of all backgrounds and experiences come to pursue big dreams. The city offers an exciting, ever-changing and vibrant backdrop to any story. At Manhattan College, you get all of that and more. What sets us apart from the New York City that you know is our unique community. Whether you're an incoming freshman, a graduate student, an international student or an adult learner, rest assured that our expert faculty, kind administration and successful network of alumni will be there to support you along your journey.

  • Marshall University

    INTO Marshall University offers academic and English language programs for international students. At INTO Marshall, you will join a supportive community committed to helping you integrate easily into American university life. Since August 2013, students who come to INTO Marshallhave been successfully furthering their educations and progressing to the university. Marshall University, located in Huntington, West Virginia, is known for small class sizes and individual attention from instructors. The professors here know you by name and truly care about your success and education. At INTO Marshall and Marshall University, you’re more than just a student. You’re part of our family.

  • Millersville University offers a world-class education to students near and far. We are home to a faculty of dedicated educators considered among the very best in their disciplines. Millersville provides a broad-based support system to nourish body and spirit.


    Millersville University is considered a destination of choice for many international students seeking a top-rated liberal arts education.Over 120 programs are offered at both the undergraduate and graduate level, with program accreditations from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) among others.


    Incoming international transfer and freshmen students are also eligible for a discount on tuition!

  • Old Dominion University

    Old Dominion University is Virginia's forward-focused research university with rigorous academics, an energetic residential community, entrepreneurial research and collaboration, and initiatives that contribute nearly $2.6 billion annually to Virginia's economy. With over 200 programs of study, innovative instruction, pioneering faculty, entrepreneurial research and internship opportunities, you are guaranteed an excellent educational experience and return on your investment. Our dynamic campus, located along the Elizabeth River in Norfolk, Virginia and supports a talented and diverse global community including over 1100 international students and scholars.


    Our student can choose from over 120 undergraduate programs, over 130 graduate programs at the master's, education specialist and doctoral levels and a wealth of certificate and professional development programs. They learn from experts in their chosen field, as our award-winning faculty bring their real-world expertise to classrooms that foster innovation and collaboration

  • Pace University

    Pace University is a private institution that was founded in 1906. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 8,914, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 218 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Pace University's ranking in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 187.


    With two main campuses, Pace University offers its students two distinct collegiate experiences. At the school's New York City campus, students live and learn amid the bustle of Manhattan's Financial District. About 30 miles away, students can enjoy a suburban lifestyle on the school’s Westchester campus in Pleasantville, New York. Undergraduates have on-campus housing options at both locations, though many students choose to commute. Each campus also has its own selection of student organizations, including fraternities and sororities.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology​

    One of the world’s leading technological universities, RIT is a vibrant, connected community, home to diverse, ambitious, and creative students from more than 100 countries. RIT offers top-ranked academic programs, emphasis on career preparation, experienced faculty, and balance of teaching and research. RIT is a university connected to business and industry, and our safe, modern residential campus featuring easy access to cutting-edge technologies.


    We hope you’ll join RIT’s inspired, unique, proud, and passionate student body of approximately 15,000 undergraduates and 3,000 graduate students. RIT offers over 100 graduate degree programs - including 9 Ph.D. Programs. At RIT, you will find problem solvers, researchers, innovators, inventors, techies, artists, creators, builders, thinkers, entrepreneurs, and dreamers who make the impossible possible through their academic endeavors.

  • SUNY New Paltz

    Ranked #7 Public Regional Universities-North by U.S. News and World Report, the State University of New York at New Paltz is located in the beautiful and safe Hudson Valley, 90 minutes north of New York City.


    We offer affordable high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs, as well as conditional admission through our Haggerty English Language Program. Some of our best and most popular majors include (but are not limited to): computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, finance, business analytics, international business, digital media production, and more. Our campus is a diverse environment with many leadership opportunities for students to take advantage of. Come discover the world and yourself at SUNY New Paltz.

  • Syracuse University

    Syracuse University is a private research university of extraordinary academics, distinctive offerings, and an undeniable spirit. With a gorgeous campus in the heart of New York State, a global footprint, and nearly 150 years of history, our university is made for those who want a quintessential college experience. Proudly selective, we take a chance on people who dream big. This is where you come to cheer, to grow, to become the person you want to be.


    The scope of our university is a testament to its strengths: a pioneering history dating to 1870; a choice of more than 200 majors and 100 minors; nearly 15,000 undergraduates and 5,000 graduate students; more than a quarter million alumni in 160 countries; and a student population from all 50 U.S. states and 123 countries.


    The English Language Institute at Syracuse University provides intensive English language instruction for students who have been conditionally admitted and wish to meet university requirements, or are preparing for an academic career elsewhere in the United States.

  • Towson University is the second-largest university in the prestigious University System of Maryland, and is located a few miles from the city of Baltimore in the Northeastern section of the United States. The university has over 22,000 students, including international students from over 80 countries.


    With over 100 academic programs to choose from, students at TU are mentored by outstanding faculty who focus on educating students with real world skills for a global society. TU’s academic programs hold the top academic accreditation, placing several of its academic programs within the top 3% internationally. Towson’s over 150-year history and premiere location strengthens the opportunity for TU students to earn internships and begin their careers.


    Students find Towson University to be a welcoming community with opportunity for academic achievement available for all. Offering academic support and competitive student scholarships, students have the support they need to succeed. The over 135,000 TU alumni currently living all across the world are living proof of the value of a TU education.

  • University of Delaware​

    The University of Delaware (UD), which traces its history back to 1743, is top-ranked institution of higher learning. UD is known for the quality of its undergraduate and graduate programs and for the highly respected university preparation programming at its English Language Institute (ELI).


    Note: We can fast-track applications only for students applying for conditional admission to a university program or for English courses.


    Quick facts:

    • Student population: 23,000 (undergraduate and graduate)
    • 150+ bachelor's degree programs; 170+ master's and doctoral programs
    • No TOEFL or IELTS score required for conditional admission to UD via Academic Transitions.
    • Academic, cultural and career support for international students
    Why choose UD? Here are 10 reasons! Visit www.udel.edu/eli/10reasons.

  • UMBC is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research and service, located 45 minutes north of Washington, D.C. As an Honors University, the campus offers academically talented students a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares them for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership. UMBC emphasizes science, engineering, information technology, human services and public policy at the graduate level. UMBC has 11, 234 undergraduate students and 2,428 graduate students.


    The Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) has again named UMBC one of top universities in the nation and worldwide. The 2018 – 19 CWUR list features UMBC among the top 170 U.S. universities and in the top 3.5 percent of 18,000 global higher education institutions evaluated. "UMBC is a world-class research university that welcomes and supports talented students from more than 100 countries,” says David Di Maria, associate vice provost for international education. “Our highly regarded academic programs, attractive location, and campus-wide commitment to inclusive excellence make UMBC the institution of choice for globally-minded future leaders.”

  • Virginia Tech is one of the world’s leading universities, working across disciplines with international partners to find solutions to global challenges. Located in beautiful Blacksburg, Virginia, our university is a unique place where we provide you with the best of both worlds—a large research university and a safe, small, college-town atmosphere


    Virginia Tech takes a hands-on, engaging approach to education, preparing scholars to be leaders in their fields and communities. As the commonwealth’s most comprehensive university and its leading research institution with a research portfolio of more than $513 million, Virginia Tech offers 250 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 31,000 students, including 3,400 international students representing 125 countries.


    Students whose English proficiency does not yet meet university requirements may begin their studies at the Virginia Tech Language and Culture Institute (LCI). LCI offers a CEA-accredited intensive English program at ten levels. Undergraduate conditional admission to VT and full-time student advisement are available. International applicants are not required to submit an SAT or ACT score for admissions consideration.

  • Washington & Jefferson university​

    Founded in 1781 by graduates of Princeton University, Washington & Jefferson College is one of America’s most historic and distinguished colleges of liberal arts and sciences. W&J’s campus is located a quick 30 minute drive from Pittsburgh, which was recently rated “America’s most livable city” by Forbes magazine. Ranked #1 in the region by Forbes, W&J is committed to developing students one at a time through personal attention. With a student body of 1,400, student-to-faculty ratio of 11:1, and an average class size of 15, W&J helps students build close relationships with professors. W&J offers numerous opportunties for internships, research, and study abroad. Popular programs include Business, Economics, Biology, pre-med, pre-law, and Communications. W&J has been ranked third in the U.S. per capita for producing doctors and medical researchers. Within six months of graduation, 90% of students find employment in their field or attend graduate school.