For an international student, it may be unclear how exactly community college is different from undergraduate study at university. How does community college differ from normal college (or at least what America refers to as 'college'). What classes are available? What qualification can you achieve at the end (and what can you move on to)?
Japanese student Taro, who studied at both community college and university, explains the difference between the two in the video below. If it helps you, give it a LIKE There's some useful links after the video too.
Watch more clips from our Hangout with Taro:
‘How can I make new friends when studying abroad?’
‘What is undergraduate study in America like?’
‘Where should I study, in America?’
‘How do I get an American student visa?’
‘What classes can I take at community college?’
‘Should I go to community college first or straight to university?’
‘What is "community college"?’
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