Simple college application questions can lead to big headaches for international students applying to US universities and could ultimately affect their admission. Admissions counsellors have said its the US's job to change the process.
English Australia and English USA, the representative bodies for the English language teaching sectors in each country, have both appointed new executive leaders. Cheryl Delk Le-Good and Brett Blacker spoke with The PIE News about their new roles.
Evan Ryan, the Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Culture Affairs, this month endorsed international education’s role in tackling global issues and boosting the country’s foreign outreach.
International preliminary applications to graduate schools in the US have increased for the tenth consecutive year, according to the Council of Graduate Schools. Indian enrolments continuing to drive growth as Chinese numbers fall for the third straight year.
Australia-based Holmes Education Group has acquired two English language schools in the US expanding its ELT division, Oxford House College, to 15 locations in four countries. The group has also acquired CELTA and DELTA teacher training giant, Teaching House, also based out of Boston.
ICEF has launched a US Agent Training Course specifically designed to improve the quality of service delivered by education agents sending students to study in the US. Agents may sit an exam at the end of the free online course.