The Suffolk University is one of the well-known institutions of higher education in the United States. It is included in the TOP-400 of the country's universities. Suffolk University offers more than 70 programs LawSchool, CollegeofArtsandSciences, BusinessSchool. Courses in the university are complex, but effective. Training at Suffolk University will be an excellent start for a career in the United States.
The university was founded as a law school. Today, not only the faculty of law works at the university. Here you can get a specialty in the field of art and science, business. Particular attention of foreign students attracts MBA programs, they are included in the TOP-50 business courses in the US.
The University, located in Boston, the world-famous business, financial center, chooses to qualify for a quality education. The high level of academic preparation of students, technological and innovative teaching methods, as well as their effectiveness determine the prestige and value of the institution. This university is an alma mater of many famous personalities. Among the graduates are two US presidents (John F. Kennedy and D. Bush Sr.), Supreme Court judges, major industrialists and owners of business corporations.
Short information. The pre-university program is the first step of an international student to study at a baccalaureate in Suffolk University. The program is taught at Wheelock College, after which students can either stay in college or enter Suffolk University or any other partner university.
About the course. The preparatory course includes lessons of academic English (American type), classes in the subjects of the chosen specialty. Educators of university courses work with UFP students. Particular attention in the training process is given to the development of academic skills, including independent work, preparation of presentations, implementation of projects. The level of knowledge of students is assessed according to the standard university scheme. For the course, students can score up to 30 credits. Upon completion of the course, these points (credits) are transferred to Suffolk University for bachelor's degree.
Students age: 17+
Start dates: September, January, May.
Requirements for admission: TOEFL 450 PBT / 45 IBT, IELTS 5.0 or equivalent, school certificate .
The result of the training: a minimum of 540 points in TOEFL, grades in subjects not lower than C +; A guarantee of enrollment for the second year of the bachelor's degree, accordingly, you can save time and money by getting a higher education for 3 years instead of 4.
Class size: up to 15 students.
Lesson duration: 45 minutes.
Cost: $ 30,000 per year.
The main directions of the bachelor's program are:
The cost: $ 17000 per year
Master's courses are available in the following areas:
accounting, journalism, criminology, business, finance, law (LLM), graphic design, information systems, interior architecture, economics, international marketing, etc.
] Cost: from 19,000 dollars a year
Students are accommodated in residences on campus. In the hostels are equipped with cozy single rooms. There are also several double rooms. In common use in each of the residences are rest rooms, laundry, kitchen. Power is not provided.
Accommodation in apartments and apartments is also possible. Suffolk University cooperates with several companies in the housing sector. For students, specialists of the placement department can be selected objects of real estate of different price categories and level of comfort.
Living in the residence: from $ 13,600 per year.
The extracurricular program for students is presented by sports, entertainment events. Those and others are organized by the student council. Also at the University there are many clubs of interest. For students, more than 20 optional courses are open.
Fans of sightseeing rest and cognitive leisure will also not be bored. Boston has to walk. Each of its districts is worthy of attention of connoisseurs of architecture, art, nature. In Boston, not only historical buildings, museums, galleries, creative workshops, parks are related to sights. There are many original restaurants here. Visiting these institutions will appeal to gourmets.
On weekend students are offered on-site excursions. They are organized by travel companies commissioned by the Student Council. Among the areas of great popularity is New England. Excursions around the region require little time spent on the road.
The daily routine
The students of the preparatory programs are offered mainly morning sessions.
The Suffolk University has a strong material base. To effectively train students there is everything you need, from classrooms, lecture halls to research centers. Wireless Internet is available on campus. Suffolk University infrastructure also includes sports facilities. On campus there is everything you need to spend your leisure time. Disks, a theater are open in the buildings of the University.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
|camp / language school |
|private school, boardinghouse|
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.