International Students Choose the U.S.

International Students Choose the U.S.

August 20, 2019 24 By Stanley Isaacs


[Swish sound and slower upbeat music] Geoffry Khaminwa: I think mainly the opportunities
which exist in America. If I was to shorten my decision, I think it’s, it’s a
place where you can make a name for yourself. After studying here you can go, you can go
anywhere in the world and do whatever you studying here you can go, you can go anywhere
in the world and do whatever you want to do. want to do. Amel Berbash: US is famous for they
have very good schools. They have a very nice education system. The programs they offer
they have a wide variety of programs. I mean, there’s more a chance here to get the
education or the program that you want. And there’s more — a chance here to get — the
education or the program that you want. And you can also have the opportunity to customize
the program. Which is not this option is not actually available in other schools,
for example in the UK or Australia. Camilo Zambrano: Higher education in the US
is one of the prime services that the country has to offer. And there’s no doubt that
faculty from all over the world want to be at American Universities because of funding,
because of reputation, because of the specialization Universities because of funding, because of
reputation, because of the specialization of the programs that are offered. And so you
get people from around the world teaching and researching at centers in the US. Raquel Winchester: The fact that they actually
offer like so many diverse programs that I would like to get into that just aren’t
available for Trinidad or for most of the Caribbean. They just aren’t there. And also,
I looked at the UK but they don’t allow They just aren’t there. And also, I looked
at the UK but they don’t allow you to double you to double major. And America does. So,
that’s why I’m here. [Laughs] major. And America does. So, that’s why I’m
here. [Laughs] Thaer Alomran: The United States is known
to lead in the education category. So that’s Thaer Alomran: The United States is known
to lead in the education category. So that’s one of the major initiatives that I wanted
to come here. Basically, I thought it would one of the major initiatives that I wanted
to come here. Basically, I thought it would enhance my knowledge and better my future.
And the opportunities will be vast for me in the future. Tehetena Mulugeta: US education is consiered
high quality. And you can pretty much do anything anywhere with a US degree. That’s probably
the first most decision that I base it on. anywhere with a US degree. That’s probably
the first most decision that I base it on. Long Nguyen: In the United States, they have
a very strong business programs here. That is why they made me want go to, go study outside
of Vietnam and specifically in the United is why they made me want go to, go study outside
of Vietnam and specifically in the United States. States. Supriya Kumar: I had been through an Indian
system before as well as well as a British Supriya Kumar: I had been through an Indian
system before as well as well as a British system before that. So I had kind of gotten
a sense of what the secondary level of what that education system might be like. And I
really enjoyed being in an American High School where classes were more open, more conversational
based. And I think that was probably one of the biggest assets and one of the things
I wanted in my secondary education. [Soft Upbeat Music]