Hofstra University is the ideal place for international students looking to begin an exciting American academic journey.
INTO has partnered with the university to provide a number of pathway programs specifically for talented international students. They can earn degree credits while developing their English and academic skills, and then progress to a prestigious degree program taught by Hofstra University.
Located on Long Island, students will enjoy all that the university and its location has to offer. This includes beautiful beaches, delicious dining options, lush forests, diverse cultural activities and more. It is also only 40km away from New York City, the No. 1 most influential city in the world according to Kearney Global Cities Report 2020 and the No. 1 most exciting city in the world according to Time Out 2021.
There are over 50 Fortune 500 company headquarters in the state of New York, the most in the US, with many located right in New York City. Students can benefit from many industry connections and opportunities.
The university has a strong emphasis on professional development 71% of students completed an internship, and many did two or more, according to the Alumni Outcomes survey 2019-2020. In addition, 93% of graduating students were employed, attending graduate school or both. It is within the top 8% of American colleges and universities for mid-career salaries for alumni who only have a bachelor's degree by PayScale College Salary Report 2019-2020.
Hofstra's campus has countless amenities for student participation. The university has 21 NCAA Division I sports teams, which the entire community gets together to support.
There is a range of academic, personal and social support services in place to ensure that all students have a safe, enjoyable and productive time at INTO Hofstra. The university works hard to ensure that students are able to enjoy a unique and rewarding experience well in advance of their arrival, and long after their graduation.