|American Universities are widely known for the quality of their teaching and research. The united states is the number one and largest destination for international students seeking higher education oversees. The education system in the USA is the most versatile and flexible higher education system for international students in the world.
About 40 percent of all current international students in the world are studying in the united states.
Tuition fees and living cost
In the US, tuition fees largely depends on whether you plan to study at a public or private university. Tuition fees in private universities is estimated at $15000 to $20000 per year. In public universities; 10000 to $20000 per year and in community college; $8000 to $12000 per year
Cost of living
Cost of living in the US is estimated at $10000 to $12000 per year. An average of $700 to $1000 per month should be considered as safe.s
This include your accommodation, travel, food some books, some clothing and maybe some entertainment too. Books and study materials will cost $500 to $800 per academic year. Travel cost within the US will be between $400 and $600. Room and board will cost between $3000 and $7000 per year. Meals should cost about $3000 a year. Personal expenses will cost about $2000 approximately per year.
Other costs: Air tickets range from $500 to $2000 depending on when you finish your admission process/ or book tickets.
Health/medical insurance: $300 to $500 per year per person.
Car: If you wish to buy a car, assume that it will cost you around $4000 a year.
US universities offer scholarships, bursaries, financial assistance. If you apply on time and have other factors working your way.