The Educational Counseling Office is one of the services rendered to the community by Instituto Cultural Domínico Americano. We provide the following services: Information and Counseling for those interested in studying abroad, computerized test to enter the United States’ higher education system, scholarship programs for the community, exchange programs, summer programs, alumni placement program.
EducationUSA centers actively promote U.S. higher education around the world by offering accurate, comprehensive, and current information about educational institutions in the United States and guidance to qualified individuals on how best to access those opportunities. Millions of prospective students learn about U.S. study opportunities through EducationUSA centers each year. Centers are staffed by professional advisers, many of whom have first-hand experience having studied in the United States themselves, adhere to ethical standards, abide by the policy to refrain from working with commercial recruitment agents, and/or have received State Department-approved training about U.S. higher education and the advising process.
EducationUSA is a network of hundreds of advising centers in 170 countries, where millions of international students each year find accurate, comprehensive, and current information about how to apply to accredited U.S. colleges and universities.
EducationUSA has simplified the path a prospective international student takes to reach his/her goal of studying in the United States with "Your 5 Steps to U.S. Study
To be a model in the Dominican Republic in offering and projecting excellence in giving information and in counseling students and the public in general.
Its to offer advice, information and counseling to those who wish to study in the United States in an atmosphere of efficiency. Also to keep in touch with counseling centers all around the world in order to strengthen the network of exchange of information.
To follow up on information about scholarship programs and to facilitate the placement of UNICDA graduates.
To promote friendship among the Dominican people, the American people, and people from all around the world.