EducationUSA Abidjan Promotes US Graduate Programs at the American Corner

EducationUSA Advisor Nina Toyo during her presentation

EducationUSA Abidjan Promotes US Graduate Programs at the American Corner
July 17, 2019

As part of the ‘America Week’ programming initiated by Public Affairs Section (PAS) Abidjan the EducationUSA Advisor Nina Toyo gave a presentation to current students of the National University. The program consisted of a PowerPoint presentation explaining the process by which one prepares to enter a graduate program in the United States. Emphasis was also put on the need to acquire a mastery of English, developing leadership and intellectual curiosity as key elements of a competitive profile for admission with funding. Matters of standardized tests, financial aid and visa applications were also discussed. The Advisor explainedthe 5 Step process outlined on the EducationUSA website. The session was followed by a period of questions & answers. This activity supports the Mission goal of strengthening the economy of Côte d’Ivoire through helping future professionals to gain access to excellent educational opportunities.