The US has a system of health sciences education with opportunities for everyone. Any international student who graduates from secondary school or the equivalent can pursue a health sciences higher education in one form or another. In 2009 over 35,000 international students studied health sciences in the US, fully 5% of the 671,000 international students who chose the US as their study destination.
Click here to learn more about the advantages of a US health sciences degree for international students. To learn more about a specific advantage click any of the following:
- Widespread Availability of US Health Sciences Education - health sciences degrees and diplomas are offered by most US universities and colleges.
- Undergraduate Health Sciences Credentials in the USA - not only are there a wide variety of degrees available - bachelor's and associate's degrees - but also other health profession's bachelor's degrees and dual (joint) degrees, as well as 2-year diplomas. To learn more about 3-4 year bachelor's degrees in health sciences, click here. To learn more about other health profession's bachelor's degrees, click here. To learn more about 3-5 year dual (joint) degrees, click here.
- Flexible Programs of Study in Health Sciences - from part- and full-time and distance education delivery formats, to co-op and international exchange. To learn more about flexible programs of study in health sciences, click here.
- Health Sciences Education in a Multicultural Environment - learn from health sciences professors and students from all over the world. To learn more about health sciences education in a multicultural environment, click here.
Why International Students Should Enrol In A US Health Sciences Program - click here for three of the most important reasons why you should enrol in a US health sciences program.
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