One of hundreds of advising centers around the world supported by the U.S. Department of State, EducationUSA Armenia provides students with accurate, comprehensive, and current information about how to apply to U.S. colleges and universities. All services, including lending library of test prep and others books, individual consultations, lectures, workshops, sample testing, group advising, and regional outreach, are offered free of charge
EducationUSA Armenia was established in Armenia in 1992. The Center is administrated by the American Councils for International Education. The center is open from Monday to Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. for everyone regardless of age and educational background.
Services offered by EducationUSA Armenia Lectures/Workshops EAC visitors are encouraged to attend general and special lectures on:
- The U.S. Educational System
- The Art of Writing Personal Statements
- The Art of Writing Research Proposals
- How to Pass Successful Interviews
- Information Lecture on Computer-Based Tests
- Financial Aid for Undergraduate/Graduate Students
- Pre-Departure Orientation for the students accepted to the U.S. Universities and Colleges.
Individual Consultations Individual consultations provide interested individuals with detailed information on the process of applying to U.S. colleges, universities and research centers. Consultations are given on Mondays and Tuesdays at 11:00, 12:00 and 14:30. Each person will be given 30 minutes. Interested individuals must register in advance by calling 010 56 00 45, 54 40 15, 54 40 12.
EAC Library The EAC’s books and materials are used in the reading hall and can be checked out if the patron has created an account on our library website: http://educationusalibrary.americancouncils.am/ .
The EAC Library contains various resources, directories and books, namely:
- Books on foundations that provide scholarships and fellowships
- Undergraduate, Graduate and Research Guides
- College catalogs, reference books that provide information on particular fields of study
- Helpful files on a variety of subjects related to the study process in the United States
- ESL programs
- Bulletins and registration forms for standardized tests such as TOEFL, TOEFL iBT, GRE, GMAT SAT and USMLE Step 1 & Step 2
- Test preparation guides for the aforementioned exams.
Sample Testing Organization of sample computer-based TOEFL, TOEFL iBT/GRE/GMAT/SAT every Wednesday and Thursday at 10:30-12:30, 13:00-15:00 and 15:00-17:00. The best way to prepare for the real computer-based test is to take its sample test first, and get acquainted with the directions and regulations of the actual tests. Interested individuals must register in advance by calling 010 56 00 45, 54 40 15, 54 40 12.
- Video Presentations of the US educational system and US colleges and universities.
- Movie night in English
- Group Discussions. Library attendants who are going to take speaking session of the TOEFL internet based test can have group discussion in a separate room of the center. These group discussions help the attendants to improve their speaking skills and take the speaking session of the TOEFL iBT with success.