New partnership between Florida's Lynn University and Study Group
11 May 2017
Lynn University and Study Group to collaborate in providing international students with an outstanding international experience
We are excited to announce that Lynn University has selected Study Group to establish an international study center on its campus in Boca Raton, Florida. Set on 115 acres, Lynn was ranked amongst the most innovative schools in America (#3 (tie) Most Innovative Schools, Regional Universities South, U.S. News & World Report 2017 Best Colleges Rankings). Students receive an educational experience that combines world-class technology, an extensive offering of relevant and in-demand degree programs, and participate in a dynamic campus culture that includes sports teams boasting 23 national championships.
Lynn’s campus incorporates modern architecture and sustainable practices to achieve a vibrant learning and living environment. The Burton D. Morgan College of Aeronautics provides students hands-on training at the Boca Raton Airport. “As pathways continue to evolve in the United States, choosing partners with unique programs that lead to global careers in exciting fields is central to our growth strategy,” explains Emily Williams Knight, Ed.D. Managing Director for Study Group Higher Education North America. “We are excited to work with Lynn, who values the special impact international students have on the culture and atmosphere of a university campus.”
Students studying at Lynn can select from 6 colleges and 41 majors, each designed to prepare them for success in a global career. This includes in-demand academic programs such as a bachelor’s in Sports Management or Fashion and Retail, and a one year Entrepreneurial Management or Social Innovation Management MBA. To support the role of community across the campus, more than 87% of Lynn students participate in community service activities over the course of their studies. Further distinguishing Lynn as a leader in innovative education, Lynn is recognized as an Apple Distinguished School due to their iPad-powered learning program, in which the mobile device contains course materials and facilitates students’ collaboration with their peers and professors.
The new international students enrolling into the pathway program will join other international students who now makeup more than 20% of Lynn’s total student population. “Students from 96 countries currently call Lynn home, making it one of the United States’ most international universities,” states Gareth Fowles, Lynn Vice President for Enrollment Management. “Lynn’s campus culture helps create a rich learning experience and an opportunity for students to develop diverse friendships that last throughout their career.”
“Our students’ wide-reaching backgrounds create a dynamic campus community here at Lynn,” states Lynn President Kevin M. Ross. “This new partnership will help us continue to grow our international student population for years to come.”
Study Group will provide reknowned full suite of marketing, recruitment, admissions, and academic services to enhance the international student population at Lynn. The combination of Lynn’s dynamic degree programs, diverse and exciting campus atmosphere, and Study Group’s international recruitment, student preparation, and English language training expertise will provide international students with an outstanding educational experience.
About Lynn University
Lynn University is an independent college based in Boca Raton, Florida, with approximately 3,000 students from nearly 100 countries. U.S. News & World Report ranks Lynn among the top three most innovative and international schools in the region. Lynn's NCAA Division II Fighting Knights have won 23 national titles, its Conservatory of Music features a world-renowned faculty of performers, and its nationally recognized Institute for Achievement and Learning empowers students with learning differences. The school's Dialogues curriculum and award-winning iPad program help Lynn graduates gain the intellectual flexibility and global experience to fulfill their potential in an ever-changing world. For more information, visit https://www.lynn.edu/.
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