The college offers highly competitive curriculum in its engineering, aviation and aerospace programs. In Purdue’s West Lafayette campus, there are over 200 degree programs for students who are interested in pursuing careers in the areas of agriculture, health sciences, liberal arts, management, education, nursing, science and technology, veterinary medicine, and consumer and family sciences. Ore information on Purdue’s offered course, as well as application information are available at and its admissions page. Cornell University Founded in 1865 by Ezra Cornell and Andrew **son White, Cornell University is a private academic institution dedicated to providing quality education to students in various disciplines. A member of the Ivy League higher, Cornell University has seven undergraduate schools specializing in agriculture and life sciences, architecture, art and planning, engineering, arts and sciences, hotel administration, labor and industrial relations, and human ecology. It offers not only undergraduate programs, but also interdisciplinary and dual programs. Cornell University is located in Ithaca, New York. Moredetailed information on Cornell University and its programs are available. To apply, check out the school’s web admissions page Samford University Founded in 1841 in Homewood, Alabama, Samford University is one of the Baptist-affiliated universities in the US. It is a private university offering undergraduate, graduate and professional programs through its eight colleges and schools specializing in various fields. Samford University seeks to provide quality education to students especially in arts and sciences, business administration, education nursing, and music education. Interested applicants may log on to for more information, and to the school’s web admissions page for application information. University of San Diego Located two miles north of downtown San Diego, California, the University of San Diego is a private Roman Catholic University offering undergraduate, MA, PhD, Juris Doctor, graduate programs. From its establishment in 1949, it has grown to have six colleges and schools providing quality academic training in arts and sciences, law, nursing and health science, business administration, leadership studies and education sciences, and peace studies. The University of San Diego prides itself in its long list of distinguished alumni. Among them are Betsy Myers, Chief Operating Officer of Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign, and Lowell McAdam, President and CEO and CEO of Verizon Wireless. The school’s official website, offers detailed information on the school’s offered courses. Application information is available at the site’s admissions page. Santa Clara University Santa Clara University in California is the oldest Catholic university in the American West, having been providing quality academic training since 1851.