10 - 12 months prior to U.S.study:

How can you learn more?

        Find an EducationUSA Advising Center

        Join an EdUSA Connects Webinar

        Attend a Higher Education Fair

        Learn about the J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program

Have you thought about what is most important to you?

To help you decide, ask yourself the questions listed within Define Your Priorities>>

The United States offers an incredible diversity of short-term study programs lasting 12 months or less. In addition to programs offered by universities and other organizations, the U.S. Department of State’s J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program offers multifaceted programming to teach, study, conduct research, demonstrate special skills or receive on the job training. Search to find the programs that meet your personal and professional needs.

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Short-term programs are an excellent way for international students to experience living in the United States.

Dont try to choose based only on one aspect or criterion; look at the program as a whole.


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