Jusoor is delighted that Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) has shown such support for students from Syria. In addition to having admitted and provided partial scholarships to 26 undergraduate Syrian students as of the Spring 2013 semester, IIT is still accepting applications for the Fall 2013 semester.
Information about applying to start in the Fall 2013 semester is available here
- Open Letter from Gerald P. Doyle, IIT Vice Provost for Student Access, Success and Diversity Initiatives- July 2012
- Invest in Our Future: Announcing IIT’s first 28 Syrian Scholarship Recipients
More about IIT:Illinois Institute of Technology is a national, technological, Ph.D.-granting research university, with world-renowned programs in engineering, architecture, the sciences, humanities, psychology, business, law, and design. With five campuses throughout theChicagoarea and 75,000 alumni living and working in over 100 countries around the globe, IIT pairs the educational and cultural experiences ofAmerica’sSecondCitywith the small feel of an undergraduate population of just over 2,750 and total population of just over 7,750. To learn more about Illinois Institute of Technology, please visit the following sites:
Overview of Illinois Institute of Technology
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Watch a Video of several of the 14 students that have already started at IIT through the IIT Scholarship Illinois Institute of Technology
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IIT’s Commitment to Diversity:Illinois Institute of Technology is a community that values and respects its members. We appreciate that our faculty, staff, students, alumni/ae and trustees come from many backgrounds and many parts of the world. We embrace the contributions that differences offer. We are committed to providing a working and learning environment in which all students and all members of the faculty and staff are able to realize their full potential.
AccreditationIllinois Institute of Technology is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, the regional accrediting body for all colleges and universities in the states ofArizona,Arkansas,Colorado,Iowa,Illinois,Indiana,Kansas,Michigan,Minnesota,Missouri,Nebraska,New Mexico,North Dakota,Ohio,Oklahoma,South Dakota,West Virginia,Wisconsin, and Wyoming.
Additional Program-Specific AccreditationsMost undergraduate degrees offered in the Armour College of Engineering and in Computer Science are accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). The College of Architecture’s five-year Bachelor of Architecture and Master of Architecture programs are accredited by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB). Math and Science Education Teaching Certificates are accredited by the Illinois Board of Higher Education.
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