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'Where should I study, in America?' [VIDEO]

Where should you study in America? International student Taro guides us to American student life in the three very different student cities of Boston, New Orleans and Washington. Find out what factors you should keep in mind.


How do you pick where to study in a country as large and diverse as America?

Making this decision while living in a whole other country can be quite difficult. Where do you start? What should you look out for? How can you learn about different areas of the country so you know what to expect? Do you really know what a city is like, based on what you've seen on TV or read in books/online?

In the video below, Taro, a former international student in the US, talks about the three, very different American cities he has studied in, including their positives and negatives. Hopefully it will get you thinking about what you need to think about. You may even like the sound of one of the cities Taro mentions!

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?’

‘How can study abroad improve your career prospects?’

‘How do I get an American student visa?’

‘Why study a graduate course in America?’

‘What post-study visa options are available to international students in America?’

‘What’s the difference between community college and university?’


Useful links:
Study in America – 

'Applying to study in the US: Things to consider'

'Popular US destinations for international students'

'10 best American campuses’ 

Taro's YouTube channel

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About Author

Paul Ellett is the editor for Hotcourses Abroad. His role is to plan, produce and share editorial, videos, infographics, eBooks and any other content to inform prospective and current international students about their study abroad experience. When he's not thinking about student visas in Sweden and application deadlines, Paul is an avid fan of comedy podcasts and Nicolas Cage films.


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