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Steps to Get into University in USA for Masters

October 2021

There are many famous universities in USA like Harvard, Stanford, Yale, but these universities are just the tip of the iceberg. There are around 150 universities as well as colleges in America that rank internationally. There are around 4300 universities which offer 1700 Master’s degree. For people who are seeking academic excellence then studying in the US should be their main priority. Universities in US are flexible and students are given the opportunity to grow.

The reason why one should study for a Masters in America is that it has world-class universities, it is the most popular destination for international student, even though the Master's degree in America isn't cheap, the funding for talented overseas students is plenty.

While applying for masters in the USA one need to be more focused because the universities take a lot of time and efforts with the application process so that the students end up in the right programme.

Universities in USA for International Students

USA Application Documentation

  • Two integral components of your application are the SOP and LOR.
  • In your Statement of Purpose, apart from covering your academic and professional background, also offer insights as to why you wish to study in USA in that course at that particular university.
  • Based on your academic and professional background, universities will ask for 2-3 LOR's. Ensure that your LOR, speaks highly about your skills and attributes.


The main intake of universities in the USA is during Spring and Fall.

USA Admission Requirement

  • Before applying one must check the requirements of the university. One needs to have 3 to 4 years of experience in the relevant field.
  • 3.5 or higher GPA, which is 87% in Bachelor’s.
  • The GRE score should be 330 or above.
  • Full academic transcript as well as references with personal statement.

The main intake of universities in the USA is during Spring and Fall.

USA Visa

The USA has a very strict immigration system, but still welcomes thousands of international students every year. There are two types of students’ visas granted by the US department and that is F-1 and M-1 visa. M-1 visa is for non-academic purpose while an F-1 visa is for universities and other higher education. The validity of an F-1 visa is until the duration of one's course which is defined by the university.

Edwise helps the students to go through all the procedure and also help students to fulfil their dream of completing a Master in USA university.

Universities that offers Master's degree

  • University of California
  • University of Michiganli>
  • Cornell University
  • New York University
  • University of Northern California
  • Duke University
  • John Hopkins University
  • Purdue University
  • Arizona State University

The most popular courses that students enrol in are

  • Information System
  • Pertrolium Engineering
  • Marketing
  • Political Science
  • Finace
  • Physician Assistant Studies
  • Economics
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Healthcare Administration
  • Civil Engineering
  • Occupational Therapy.

Begin your USA journey wiith Edwise today .

US Colleges and Universities

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