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Current trends in US education


The US system of education is changing gradually. The tradition of getting a science related degree has reduced now. Inclusion of service sector related courses in educational system has increased now. Hospitality, content writing, music, program anchoring, and other such courses are increasing now. Rather than having heavy curriculum, it is balanced now which is light and student friendly. Such education gives time for the students to think about their interest and pursue the career accordingly. Mode of education is also changing. Online educational and distance education are gaining momentum as there are many institutions offering quality education online or through distance education.

Students in today’s world are equipped with internet that provides many opportunities to research get educated and choose the career path they are interested in, and educational institutions are taking steps towards this change rapidly. As each individual has certain talents that need to be nurtured and improved, extracurricular activities and other social activities are being introduced in colleges and schools. The overburden has been reduced considerably giving more chance to practical education. Students are made ready to face the outer world with confidence and expertise. Educational institutions are providing career oriented education. Thus currently the trend of education is improving a lot with good options.

Recently, most of the professional graduation degree and higher education programs taught in leading US universities in India have got worldwide accreditation and have become valid to be considered equivalent to educational programs offered in many developed countries such as UK and European countries making US is eligible for jobs and employment across the globe for those professions.

Also, the Govt. are planning to come up with more number of STEM institutions which are institutions that are considered to be one of the finest institutions and have been ranked among top notch universities across the world.