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Choosing a Major in Economics

Choosing a Major in Economics

by Jenny Frankel Choosing a major can be difficult, especially for international students. With so much riding on the line, the choice can sometimes seem overwhelming. One of the hardest things about the decision is finding a major that strikes a balance between something you enjoy, and something that will get you a good job […]

How to Study Abroad

How to Study Abroad

by Bryanna Davis You’ve made up your mind- you’re going to study abroad! Now all you need to do is figure out how to study abroad. Luckily, we have a number of resources available that can help you in this journey. First, you will want to make sure your parents are comfortable with you studying […]

8 tips for writing a great college essay

8 tips for writing a great college essay

Writing an essay is probably one of the most important skills you need not only in college, but will also be beneficial in other areas throughout your life. We at peerTransfer have compiled a list of tips and tricks for writing a great academic paper.   1. Choose a topic Unless it has been given […]

How International Students Can Cope With Difficult Classes

How International Students Can Cope With Difficult Classes

By Tra Ho Get help from professors and visit the writing center if you’re having trouble in U.S. college classes. International students often face more challenges than their American classmates because of language and cultural barriers. Don’t be distressed when you have a hard time in a particular class – just remember, if the school admitted you, you are […]