The University Of Columbia is one of the most glamorous institutions of higher learning in the world today. It’s flamboyance is recognized far and wide.
Historical Background Of The University Of Columbia.
University founded in 1754, is one of the oldest of five universities in the United States, is also one of the eight very famous American Ivy League school. It has a staff strength of more than 4000 people, more than 23000 students from more than 150 countries in the world.
Columbia University has produced three previous Presidents of the United States, 14 New York mayor, 10 New York’s governor, 47 Nobel Prize winner, 10 national engineering college members and seven national science prize winner.
Columbia University’s reputation and status is not only due to its long history and outstanding achievement, also thanks to its advantageous geographical location. University is located in midtown Manhattan, distance of New York City only 10 minutes by car, adjacent to the famous New York’s central park, Broadway across the campus, and from university to go to the statue of liberty island, Carnegie Hall, the metropolitan museum of art, 5th avenue, covered a distance of less than an hour.
The institution is located in which New York is the largest metropolitan city in the United States and also the financial nerve center of the world. New York is also home to the largest business port in the United States. Sited in the southeast of New York Hudson River mouth; it is close to the Atlantic Ocean. New York City consists of five boroughs: Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx, queens and Richmond, Covers an area of 828.8 square kilometers and a population of more than 8,000,000. East and west are narrow, North and south are long. The smallest island is Manhattan, it is the heart of New York, only 57.91 square kilometers, but it is America’s financial centee, more than a third have headquarters in Manhattan of the 500 largest companies in the United States, Wall Street in the south of the island of Manhattan is a symbol of wealth and economic power in the United States, the length is only 540 meters of narrow streets lined with more than 2900 financial and foreign trade agency, the famous New York stock exchange and the securities and exchange are set on it. New York or the United States culture, art, music, and publishing center, there are many museums, art galleries, libraries, scientific research institutions and art center, the three major broadcast networks and some influential newspaper, the news agency headquarters are located here.
- Main Offered Courses.
Language of Academic English Program: Columbia University language center (ALP) began in 1911 , the program has been divided into 8 levels, all courses are within the university’s main campus in midtown Manhattan, students can learn the Academic English in a combination of strong academic atmosphere environment.
- Bachelor Degree Programs.
Economics, applied mathematics, statistics, architecture, astronomy, astrophysics, biology, chemistry, computer, music, dance, film, visual arts, drama, English, writing, biochemical engineering, civil engineering, computer engineering, earth and environmental engineering, electrical engineering, engineering, mechanical engineering, industrial engineering and management system, financial engineering, materials science and engineering, engineering mechanics, operational research, international affairs, journalism, law, library services, medicine and social work, etc.