Research in Hawai‘i

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In Hawai‘i the classroom is everywhere. The islands are your classroom. Did you know Hawai‘i has more scientific observatories than anywhere else in the world? By choosing to study here, you will be able to gain practical experience and real life job skills that will help your career. Whether you are studying astronomy, marine biology, forestry, conservation, volcanology, medicine, or another field. Amazing research opportunities waiting for you. Here are some examples:

Hawai‘i – The Best Classroom in the World!

The amazing research facilities and opportunities available in Hawai‘i will benefit you whether you are studying astronomy, marine biology, forestry, conservation, volcanology, medicine or another field.

See some of the incredible opportunities waiting for you below:

  • Study at a marine research center and laboratory built on a coral reef

  • Get your fingers green in botanical gardens located in a tropical rain forest

  • Study at one of only 32 Institutions to hold the unique distinction of being a land, sea, and space grant research institution

  • Conduct Research at the Keck Observatory, Mauna Kea Observatory, Canada-France-Hawai‘i Telescopes and NASA

  • Gain practical experience in an award winning Energy lab

More reasons why Hawai‘i is the Best Classroom in the World

Our schools have won some incredible awards such as:

Global Village Hawai‘i
Ranked as the #3 ESL school in the world in 2017 by Japan Best School Award

University of Hawai‘i- Kapi’olani Community College
Ranked in the top 10 of U.S. Community Colleges by Niche rankings

Institute of Intensive English
Winner of the Excellence Award 9 years in a row from

Hawai‘i Pacific University
Ranked as the most diverse private non-profit university in the US

University of Hawai‘i at Hilo is the most diverse 4-year public institution

Cost of Living in Hawai‘i is cheaper than in San Francisco or New York

And Hawai‘i is consistently ranked as the Happiest State in the US!

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