Welcome! [Members Id]
All of the information you need is listed below. Please complete each module in order for best results.
Week 1 US Lifestyle/Customs
All the little things that make you a successful immigrant or let you stick out like a sore thumb
The Darn’ Paperwork
History, Traditions, Customs
Managing Expectations/A Dose of Reality
Week 2 Education
Education is one of the main stepping stones for everyone living in the United States. It begins with Early Childhood Education and is a never ending well of opportunities for any age. Compared to many other countries around the world, education after 12th
Grade is a personal choice and responsibility and subsequently paid out of your own pocket. Opportunities and choices are everywhere, but not every choice is a good choice especially when it is a financial burden in the long run. This course segment will shed light on these opportunities and responsibilities. It will also give you guidance on how to transfer your foreign education into the American education and employment world.
College / University
Transferring of international/foreign college degrees/certifications
ESL – English as a Second Language Programs
Week 3 Employment
All about employment.
What do I need to find Employment in the United States?
How to find a Job? Long-Term commitment or “survival job”
Difference between a Long-Term Commitment and a “Survival Job”
Week 4 Finances/Wrap Up
Your new best friend: FICO!
Identity Theft – Online and elsewhere!