Tuition costs vary enormously from one institution to another: a community college may have a yearly tuition of $7,000 (USD), while a highly selective private university may have yearly costs for tuition, room and board of $35,000 or more.

The American system offers the possibility of financing part of the studies. You can get a scholarship or work within the university. There is the possibility of a scholarship going up to 10.000 dollars.

After graduation, international students have the right to work up to 2 years Optional Practical Training (OPT).

International students should consider the cost of studies, you can expect to pay $7000,00 – 25,000US a year for school costs. In order to be granted an international student visa (F-1 visa); you must prove you have the finances to support your studies.