Issues to consider before entering a grad program.
The World View
March 2, 2014 - 9:02pm
Half of professors in Catalonia earn between €300 (associate professors) and €1,200 (post-docs) per month (US $409 and $1,637, respectively); professors with more stable positions earn salaries that are competitive in the European Union.
April 4, 2008
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will become one of the few science-centric institutions to expect study-abroad experience from all its students.
March 18, 2008
Since university's controversial leader announced his plans to leave, academics reconsider his legacy -- and where the institution is headed.
February 14, 2008
Despite some high-profile failures, Australian and American universities seek students and outposts in the prosperous city-state.
February 12, 2008
Amid the clamor for branches of American colleges abroad, some of the most ambitious plans for the People's Republic are as yet, and perhaps even permanently, unrealized.
January 2, 2008
For-profit provider builds network of "independent branch campuses" overseas to try to reach a different kind of student -- and a slew of them at that.
December 21, 2007
In wake of high-profile murders at Louisiana State, experts consider the impact on conceptions of U.S. campus safety among prospective international students.
September 18, 2007
Maryland college's payment of per-student fee to contractor in Taiwan raises questions about when practices unacceptable in the U.S. are permissible (or not) abroad.
August 31, 2007
The typical model for establishing branch campuses abroad is to offer specialized programs or schools. In Qatar, for instance, Carnegie Mellon University offers business administration and computer science, Cornell a medical school and Georgetown a School of Foreign Service. Also in Qatar, Texas A&M offers engineering, and Virginia Commonwealth art and design.
June 27, 2007
As European higher education internationalizes, master's programs taught in English proliferate.
June 11, 2007
It was all busyness and business as usual at Bardoli Global’s Houston headquarters Tuesday when the small staff of four stopped – albeit for but a second. “You’re in a frenzy doing something all the time but we looked up and said, ‘You realize, some of our kids are gone?’” recalls Anthony Jewett, executive director and CEO of the organization. “We’ve done it.”
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