There are about 4,000 universities in the United States providing higher education. An important advantage of this richness of educational institutions is that students can find more than one program that meet their needs and goals.
Universities in USA are 4 years in length and equivalent to most universities in the world. Students who wish to pursue higher education directly at a university in USA should have the required SAT/ACT and TOEFL examination scores. Each university has specific requirements. Students pay tuition for their education; however, depending on their level of academic achievement, full and partial scholarships are available for high school and community college graduates. Students who excel in sports, music, or other fields are eligible for full or partial scholarships as well.