The United States of America (USA) is one of the most popular study-abroad destinations in the world.

International students keep increasing yearly, with UNESCO’s Institute of Statistics (UIS) reporting over 800,000 students studying in the country.

The main intake is in August, but some institutions offer January & May intakes.


Includes 50 states, a federal district (Washington, D.C., the nation’s capital), five major territories, and various small islands.

Did you know?

  • A 17-year-old boy named Robert G. Heft designed the American flag.
  • The largest school library in the world is the Harvard Library.
  • The US had Philadelphia as its first capital.
  • The majority of entrepreneurs in the world are based in the United States.
  • There haven’t been any grizzly bears in California since 1922, despite the fact that they are the state’s recognized animal.
  1. Study at quality institutions

The country has some of the top institutions globally with 14 of the top 20 universities in the world located there. The high level of education creates the space to experience a higher quality of education compared to other parts of the world.

  1. Study and earn

Students are allowed to work while still studying in order to get the important work experience that they need to create a brighter career for themselves. They earn some money for the work done and they are able to save and carter for some of their own expenses.

  1. Experience a diverse society

The increasing number of international students creates an environment where you are able to interact with people from different parts of the world, different cultures and worldviews. Such an environment will help you open up your mind to the possibility of more.

  1. Wide range of programs

With more than 4000 institutions in the country, you can be sure that you will be left dumbfounded over the number of courses available to choose from. Focusing on the past, present and future, the programs expose you to the history and available present and future opportunities within the program choice.

  1. Become internationally competitive

Studying in the country makes it your curriculum vitae (cv) stronger based on the quality of education it offers. This improves your ability to compete in the global market, acquire experience in top companies and be a part of the change-makers in the international community.

  1. Travel and learn more

The country comprises 50 states, all with their own unique history, tourist attractions and cultures. While studying in the country, you can utilize the school breaks to visit some of the states and experience what the country has to offer.

  • Transcripts
  • Passport
  • Birth Certificate
  • Curriculum Vitae


Current Rate $1 US Dollar = Kshs148

The tuition fees and living costs vary depending on the institution of study and the institution’s location. Institutions located in major cities usually are costlier compared to institutions located on the outskirts of the cities. Please note that the amounts below are the average tuition fees and the duration of the study, they might be higher or lower depending on the institution of your choice:

Undergraduate: Tuition fees

A Bachelor’s degree takes a minimum of 4 years

The fee is US$ 20,000

Postgraduate: Tuition Fees

A Master’s degree takes a minimum of 2 years.

The fee is US$ 20,000


Living cost consists of the basic needs the student would need to complement their stay and studies in the country. This includes accommodation, food, clothing and pocket money. We advise that students have an average of US$15000.


Auburn University – Shorelight

Auburn University at Montgomery – Shorelight

Troy University

University of Alabama Birmingham – INTO USA

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

University of Alabama- Tuscaloosa

University of South Alabama

University of North Alabama

Herzing University – Birmingham

Jacksonville State University

University Of Montevallo

Oakwood University

University of West Alabama

Alabama A&M University

University of Montevallo



Arizona State University – Kaplan International

Northern Arizona University

University of Arizona

Arizona Christian University

Grand Canyon University

University of Advancing Technology



Southern Arkansas University

University of Arkansas

Arkansas State University

University of Arkansas Pine Bluff

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Arkansas Tech University

University of Arkansas – Fort Smith

Arkansas Tech University



Azusa Pacific University

Pacific States University

California Miramar University

California State University – Long Beach

California State University – Northridge

California State University – San Bernardino

California State University – San Marcos

California State University- Bakersfield

California State University- Fresno

California State University- Sacramento

Claremont Graduate University (CGU)

Colleges of Contra Costa

De Anza College

Diablo Valley College

Foothill College

Humboldt State University

University of the Pacific – Shorelight

John F. Kennedy University

Middlebury Institute of International

Studies at Monterey

National University

Pepperdine Graziadio Business School

Peralta Community College District

San Francisco State University

San Mateo Colleges of Silicon Valley

Santa Barbara City College

University of California Riverside (UCR) Extension

University of La Verne



Colorado State University

University of Colorado – Denver

University of Colorado Boulder

Adams State University

Metropolitan State University of Denver

University of Northern Colorado

Colorado Mesa University



Western Connecticut State University

Eastern Connecticut State University

Southern Connecticut State University

Wesleyan University

Sacred Heart University

University of Bridgeport

University of Connecticut – Kaplan International

University of Hartford – StudyGroup USA

University of New Haven

University of Saint Joseph

Fairfield University



University of Delaware

Delaware State University

Goldey-Beacom College

Wilmington University

Widener University



Webster University

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Florida Institute of Technology

Florida International University – Shorelight

Full Sail University

Hillsborough Community College

Keiser University

Lynn University

Nova Southeastern University

University of Central Florida – Shorelight

University of South Florida – INTO USA

The University of Tampa

The University of West Florida

Nova Southeastern University

University of Miami

Millennia Atlantic University



Hawaii Pacific University

University of Hawaii at Hilo

University of Hawaii-West Oahu

Brigham Young University-Hawaii

Chaminade University of Honolulu




The University of Illinois Springfield – Shorelight

The University of Illinois at Chicago – Shorelight

DePaul University

Illinois Institute Of Technology – CEG

Illinois State University – INTO USA

Loyola University of Chicago

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign



Valparaiso University

Purdue University Northwest

University of Indianapolis

Indiana State University

Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis

Indiana University South Bend

Ball State University

Bethel University

Indiana Wesleyan University

Marian University Indianapolis

Indiana Tech

Huntington University

University of Evansville

Trine University

Oakland City University



Iowa State University

University of Northern Iowa

Grinnell College

Drake University

Dordt University

Des Moines University

Mount Mercy University

Buena Vista University



University of Kansas – Shorelight

Wichita State University

Pittsburg State University

Manhattan Area Technical College

Washburn University

Emporia State University

Fort Hays State University

Pittsburg State University

Friends University

Cleveland University-Kansas City



Northern Kentucky University

Western Kentucky University

Thomas More University

Midway University

Brescia University

University of Pikeville

Sullivan University

Murray State University

Transylvania University

Campbellsville University

University of the Cumberlands



Louisiana State University – Shorelight

University of New Orleans

University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Louisiana Tech University

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Southeastern Louisiana University

Northwestern State University of Louisiana



University of Maine

University of Maine–Fort Kent

Husson University

University of Maine–Augusta

University of Southern Maine

Colby College

University of New England

University of Maine at Presque Isle



Loyola University

Maryland Institute College of Art

Johns Hopkins University

University of Maryland

University of Baltimore

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Washington College

Frostburg State University



American Collegiate LIVE – Shorelight

University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth

University of Massachusetts-Amherst- shore light

University of Massachusetts Boston Shorelight

CATS Academy

Boston Clark University

Curry College- ONCAMPUS

Boston CEG Hult International Business School

Kings Education and Health Sciences

Northeastern University Simmons University – Kaplan International

Suffolk University

Western New England University

Worcester State University



Central Michigan University

Eastern Michigan University

Lawrence Technological University

Saginaw Valley State University

Western Michigan University

Grand Valley State University

Ferris State University

Wayne State University



Mississippi State University

University of Mississippi – Shorelight

Mississippi College
Tougaloo College
University of Mississippi Medical Center

Delta State University



Maryville University

Missouri University of Science and Technology

Saint Louis University

University of Missouri – St. Louis



Montana State University



College of Southern Nevada University of Nevada, Reno


New Hampshire

Rivier University Southern

New Hampshire University

University of New Hampshire


New Jersey 

Drew University – INTO USA

Fairleigh Dickinson University

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Stevens Institute of Technology


New Mexico

University of New Mexico


New York

New York Adelphi University – Shorelight

Berkeley College CUNY

Queens College – Navitas USA

Hofstra University – INTO USA

Long Island University, Brooklyn – StudyGroup

Long Island University, Post – StudyGroup

Pratt Institute

New York Institute of Technology

Pace University

Rochester Institute of Technology

St. John’s University

SUNY Binghamton University

SUNY New Paltz

UTP High Schools

The New York Film Academy


Oklahoma State University

The Language Company – Kirksville

Tulsa University – Kaplan International



Oregon State University – INTO USA

Portland State University

University of Oregon

Oregon Health & Science University

Reed College



Wright State University



Duquesne University


Rhode Island 

Johnson and Wales University


South Carolina

University of South Carolina – Shorelight



East Tennessee State University

University of Tennessee



Baylor University – International Study Center (StudyGroup)

Northeast Lakeview College (Alamo Colleges)

Northwest Vista College (Alamo Colleges)

Palo Alto College (Alamo Colleges)

San Antonio College (Alamo Colleges)

Southern Methodist University

St. Phillip’s College (Alamo Colleges)

Texas A and M University – Kingsville

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

International Study Center (StudyGroup)

Texas State University

University of Houston – Clear Lake

University of North Texas

University of Texas – Arlington

Utah University of Utah – Shorelight



George Mason University – INTO USA

James Madison University – International Study Center (StudyGroup)

Old Dominion University

Richard Bland College of William & Mary

Navitas USA

Virginia Tech


Washington DC 

American University – Shorelight


Washington State 

Bellevue College

Shoreline Community College

Western Washington University International Study Centre

Green River College

Seattle Central College

South Seattle College

North Seattle College



University of Wisconsin – La Crosse

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee



EC English Language Centres – USA

Interlink Internexus




University of Wyoming

  1. Original passport
  2. Passport-sized photos
  3. Confirmation of offer letter
  4. Source of income
  5. Academic documents