For a long time Europe was a confident leader in international education. However, in recent years American education is gaining momentum and successfully argues with the European schools and universities on the level of training. The number of foreign students who choose the US for training, is increasing every year.
Many institutions can offer very competitive prices to foreign students. Despite the fluctuations in the dollar exchange rate, the cost of studying in America still remains affordable for Russians.
You can start your education in the United States from high school (10-14 years), with High School (14-18 years), which prepares for admission to universities. The process of enrolling in a school in the US requires payment of entrance exams and entrance fee for each application submitted (usually there are several). In total, this will be at least 250-500 dollars.
The cost of studying in America has a very strong dispersion, it depends on the location of the chosen school, its status and specifics. Public schools are cheaper, but often state an increasing ratio for international students. The cost of studying in a good private school on a full board will cost at least 40 thousand dollars a year. If accommodation and meals are not included in the amount, then add another $ 10,000 a year to tuition fees. Living in outlying regions will cost cheaper, in larger cities - more expensive.
For colleges and universities, the cost of education in America will be 30-50 thousand dollars. The universities are interested in attracting foreign students and offer good scholarships. Here, more loyal than in Europe, they refer to the work of students - naturally, without prejudice to the educational process. Therefore, students often in the second or third year pay part of the amount for education themselves.
When calculating the cost of training in the US, do not forget to take into account the costs of travel, training materials, compulsory medical insurance.