Established in 1870, the Colorado State University is a public research university located in Fort Collins, in the US. It is the flagship campus of Colorado State University system and is the state’s land grant university. Its graduates include many astronauts, CEO’s and Pulitzer Prize winners.
The university offers over 250 programs, 50 minors and several advising tracks. It has eight different colleges and graduate programs in the schools of business, engineering, education and the renowned College of Veterinary Medicine. It’s most popular programs include Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; Social Sciences; Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences; and Engineering. Colorado State University is considered to be one of the leading research universities.
CSU has a total student population of more than 30,600 students of which over 23,900 are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 18:1 and the acceptance rate at the university is 81%.
According to the International Student Barometer in 2013 Colorado was ranked number one for international student satisfaction. The university’s Professional Veterinary Medicine program is currently ranked second in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. The College of Business houses the Venture Accelerator Program that fosters entrepreneurship in upstart students.
Notable Alumni: Dr. Ibrahim Abdulaziz Al-Assaf (Finance Minister, Saudi Arabia), Keith Carradine (Academy Award-winning actor) Yusef Komunyakaa (Pulitzer Prize-winning poet), Jason Momoa (Actor in Game of Thrones)
Eliza attended the Brandenton Preparatory Academy (American Curriculum), Dubai and graduated with an overall GPA of 3.58. She applied for the environmental sciences major with pre-veterinary option to US universities that does not require SAT or ACT, and received acceptances from Colorado State University, Cornell College, Emory and Henry College, Ohio Wesleyan University and Iowa State University. She chose Ohio Wesleyan University as her top choice for her major.
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