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Five Common Misconceptions About Studying in the U.S.

Wednesday | December 6, 2017 | by Wanchen Villegas

common misconceptions that international students have about studying in the U.S.

Let me start by saying that I have been there. I was an international graduate student in Indiana trying to study hard, getting all the training I could get, and working part-time to pay my bills. For the past five years, I have been recruiting international students to study...

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Understanding and Highlighting Your Credential Evaluation GPA in the Admissions Process

Monday | December 4, 2017 | by WES Advisor

GPA on credential evaluation

We receive many questions from international students about how grade point average (GPA) is calculated for the WES course-by-course evaluation, the credential evaluation required by international students for graduate admissions, undergraduate transfer admissions, and professional licensing purposes. The course-by-course evaluation determines your GPA equivalent under the U.S. higher education...

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How to Become a Physiotherapist in the United States

Tuesday | November 28, 2017 | by Chris Foerster

how to become a physiotherapist in the U.S.

Are you looking to have a lucrative career in the healthcare industry by becoming a physiotherapist in the United States? Then continue reading. This blog post will provide recommendations for what you need to do to start a career as a physiotherapist in the U.S. A physiotherapy career is...

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Webinar Recap: Securing Financial Aid for International Students

Tuesday | November 21, 2017 | by WES Advisor

financial aid options for international students

If you missed all or part of our recent Securing Financial Aid for International Students webinar, then this recap post is for you! Continue reading for a summary of the key points and tips our panelists shared during the webinar, as well as answers to some of the frequently...

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Webinar Recap: Online Education for Immigrant Professionals

Monday | November 20, 2017 | by WES Global Talent Bridge

Young entrepreneur with laptop

In our recent webinar, online education experts shared their tips for using online education to reach your career goals. If you missed the webinar, it is now available for viewing on-demand; to watch the full video, sign up here. What is online education? Online education combines traditional course materials,...

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