January 26, 2022

U.S. Higher Education Glossary

U.S. Higher Education Glossary

What’s the difference between a college and a university? Who are undergraduate students versus graduate students? What’s the FAFSA? Studying in the United States can be confusing if you don’t fully understand the words used in U.S. higher education. With that in mind, U.S. News has compiled a glossary of important terms specifically for international students and parents. While this list is not exhaustive, it offers a key starting point as you explore the best U.S. universities for you.

Source: U.S. News and World Report

Hat tip: PW