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Long Island University - Brooklyn

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School ID: SU10013
Rank: 1,483
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Applied number: 15
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Long Island University (LIU) was founded in 1926. The university is committed to providing a high quality education through teaching excellence and impactful research opportunities. LIU offers 375 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degree programs, educating nearly 17,000 students each year across multiple campuses. The University cultivates academic, professional, artistic, and co-curricular opportunities.

LIU Brooklyn enables students to realize their full potential as ethically grounded, intellectually vigorous, and socially responsible global citizens. The campus offers more professional programs in health care than any other campus in the New York metropolitan area, including the Arnold and Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy & Health Science, and The Harriet Rothkopf Heilbrunn School of Nursing. LIU Brooklyn is home to Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts, a dynamic performance venue designed to nourish students’ artistic exploration, and Division I sports teams.

LIU Post is a scenic, historic, and scholarly campus that offers a small-school environment with the access and resources of a major metropolitan university. The University's 330-acre campus is located on the estate of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 27 miles east of New York City on Long Island's Gold Coast. The campus houses the College of Veterinary Medicine, the first professional School of Accountancy, an AACSB-accredited Business School, and an award-winning theater program. LIU is home to the world-renowned Tilles Center for the Performing Arts and the Bethpage Federal Credit Union Stadium, where supporters gather to cheer on the Sharks’ Division I athletic program.

Why choose Long Island University - Brooklyn

Long Island University Brooklyn is a private university located in one of New York City’s five “boroughs,” or neighborhoods. Its location will play just as big of a role in your education as your coursework will.

The University offers over 200 degrees, and is well known as a top 'Health School' for its Nursing and Pharmacy programs. Students have access to internships and student work opportunities in some of the world’s largest companies.

Students of LIU Brooklyn can participate in LIU Global, the only program in the USA that allows students to live abroad for a year as part of their four year Bachelor’s degree. Along with the cultural experience of living in New York, this can be incredibly valuable to an international student.

Guidance and mentorship from the faculty plays an important role at the University. The smaller-than-average class size means that you will receive more attention and help from your professors. In fact, the student to faculty ratio is 11:1; which means you will receive more of your teacher's time than at most other universities in the USA.

LIU offers students a very high chance of success. Interns from LIU regularly receive positions with the world’s top companies in New York City. After graduation, 82% of LIU graduates find jobs within six months of completing their degrees.

Life on campus

LIU Brooklyn is located in the best possible location for an international student. Exploring the city of New York is part of your education, and will give you an unmatched cultural experience that you can’t get anywhere else. The campus was also recently voted the safest in New York City, and the third safest in the USA.

When you study for a degree at Long Island University in Brooklyn, you will be perfectly situated to succeed. LIU can be your launching pad to a great career.

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Avg Cost of Tuition/Year USD $0
Cost of Living/Year USD $13,700
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