MS in USA Fall 2019 – Deadlines, Application Process, Study Loans

Fall 2019 Application Deadlines Study in USA for MS Plan

Applying for MS in USA as an international student can be very challenging, if you do not know the process and do not plan it well ahead. In this article, we will cover some of the key steps in application process, deadlines, funding and how you may even get study loans. Application Deadlines for Fall …

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List of Blacklisted Universities in USA – How to Identify such schools ?

List of Blacklisted Universities in USA for F1 students

With the recent deportation of many Indian students from US, there is so much of anxiety among students, parents and many aspirants planning to pursue higher education in US. I see many common questions like below asked by many students to validate their schools and higher education journey… What are the list of Blacklisted Universities …

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List of Best Universities in USA for MS or MBA – What’ really Best ?

List of Best Universities for MS or MBA in USA

One of the most commonly asked questions by many students is “can you give me the list of best universities in USA for MS or MBA ?”. I look at the question and then think about myself how my perception used to be a decade ago about higher education in America. It is quite common …

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How to select Universities, Graduate Schools for MS in USA ?

The biggest question many aspiring graduate students to the USA face at a point, either before taking GRE/TOEL or after, is which school to apply to and how to decide upon a few while there are too many options available. I have been through the same journey and below are the key lessons learnt from …

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What NOT to say in your MBA application – Applying to US and Global Schools

This is a guest post from Yael Redelman-Sidi, founder and owner of Admit1mba.com, an admissions consulting company advising students on MBA application strategies, MBA essays, interview prep, school selection and more.  If you need any help with your MBA application essays, you may reach out to [email protected] Your MBA Decision and Dream   You’ve made …

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Thesis vs. Non-Thesis option in Masters – MS or MBA in USA ?

Once you are in USA for Graduate school, either MS or MBA, in the first few weeks, you will be asked to complete your academic plan for MS or MBA by working with your Faculty Advisor or Academic advisor. Depending on the school and their program, you will have two options Thesis and Non-Thesis. You …

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Can you Apply to different Specialization or Major for MS in USA? Change Majors ?

When I was planning to pursue MS in USA, I used to talk to many people. The most common advice that I used to get was “your Bachelor’s degree ( B.Tech/ BE) is in Computer Sciences, so just apply for MS in Computer Sciences.” I was naïve at that time and never gave it second …

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What is CIP Code ? Importance for 24 month OPT Extension, Find it on I20

CIP Code OPT Extension

Some of you may have heard about CIP codes for your degree, but may not have paid much attention to it or bothered to worry about its importance.  Unfortunately, one of my very good friends had a bitter experience with his OPT extension, which was tied to CIP Code. Let me shed some light on …

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Complete STEM Degree Programs list for 24 Month OPT Extension by DHS

New OPT STEM Degrees list 2012 by DHS

To attract and retain International students talent in America, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on May 11th, 2012  announced expanded list of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math )  designated degrees that qualify for 24 month OPT (Optional Practical Training) Extension. Background : The STEM Designated Degree Program list is a complete list of …

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5 Myths of New GRE Pattern 2011 – Negative Marking, Converter ?

ETS will administer the New GRE Pattern starting tomorrow. There have been many misconceptions and questions among students regarding the New GRE Revised General Test like : Will there be negative marking for wrong answers in New GRE ? Is there a formula to convert Old GRE scores to New GRE ? Does Old GRE …

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