NASHVILLE, Tennessee, August 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
The global education firm, Study Group, has been selected by Lipscomb University to establish an international study center on its campus in Nashville, Tennessee. One of the top 200 universities in the U.S. according to U.S. News & World Report, Lipscomb provides a dynamic learning environment that blends the academic, social, spiritual, and professional pursuits of its students. Lipscomb currently attracts students from 47 nations, and looks to grow that number as part of its partnership with Study Group.
Located minutes away from downtown Nashville, Lipscomb students can choose from 10 colleges and nearly 200 academic programs leading to undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees designed to help them achieve their educational goals. Nationally ranked programs in engineering, education, information technology and pharmacology prepare students for some of the world's fastest-growing careers. The campus is in one of America's fastest-growing cities, providing access to an energizing cultural hub of music, food, and art, in addition to top Fortune 500 companies. Students have access to dynamic and challenging internships in Nashville that complement the in-classroom learning, preparing them to thrive in the global workplace. More than 90 percent of Lipscomb graduates are employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation.
"Lipscomb provides tremendous opportunity to international students with innovative academics in a supportive collegic setting," explains Emily Williams Knight, Ed.D. Managing Director for Study Group Higher Education North America. "We are honoured to have been selected by Lipscomb University and to add this outstanding highly ranked university to our growing portfolio of North American partners. I am confident the international students who enroll into Lipscomb will thrive and only increase the cultural richness found across the campus today."
"Study Group's 24 years plus of expertise in international student preparation and English language training will help strengthen our existing intensive English program," states L. Randolph Lowry, Lipscomb's President. "This partnership will help us to expand our reach globally and create a more dynamic experience for students inside the classroom and throughout the community."
Study Group will provide global marketing and recruitment along with admissions and student services to grow and support the international student population at Lipscomb.
About Study Group
Study Group is a global leader in international education, providing the highest quality academic opportunities to over 73,000 students from 145 countries every year. From schooling to university degrees, English language training to specialised career streams, Study Group has been providing high-quality international education opportunities to students for more than 20 years.
Through Study Group's own colleges and more than 40 university partnerships in the UK, Europe, North America and Australasia, it provides on and off-campus learning for international students that ensures academic success and entry into some of the most prestigious educational institutions in the world. Study Group's international programmes help students bridge the academic, cultural and language gap between where they are, and where they wish to be.
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SOURCE Study Group