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US and international students - don't make these top #10 common mistakes while applying to US colleges and universities!
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Don't make these #10 common mistakes while applying to US colleges and universities for BS, MS, or PH.d programs!
Introduction to an advanced, premium, affordable US college career counseling program available in US and globally.


  • Be interested in study in the USA or study abroad in top colleges and universities!
  • Interested in career development, successful career trajectory, study abroad or study in USA.


Affordable Program for US and International Students by ScaleUP USA | Career Trajectory based in Washington DC metro:

1. Prepare For College: Learn about the building blocks to plan, prepare, apply, and attend premium US colleges and universities affordably.

2. Don't Make Mistakes: Don’t make the top 10 costly mistakes other students make when spending up to $60,000 per year for studying in US colleges and universities.

3. Free Foundational Guidance: Quality US college career counseling programs cost $2,700-18,000 per year. This foundational counseling program is very affordable!

4. Premium Advanced Guidance: Need more in-depth guidance? Check out our premium program in the bonus section. Save up to $60 as a Udemy member and user!

A program by ScaleUP USA and Career Trajectory

Who this course is for:

  • High schools students, college students, and young adults interested in study in USA | study abroad.
  • Parents of students wanting to study in USA or study abroad.

Course content

13 sections • 15 lectures • 1h 9m total length
  • Introduction to Study in USA


Founder ScaleUP USA Accelerator | Ex-Obama Appointee | CEO
Nitin Pradhan
  • 4.3 Instructor Rating
  • 305 Reviews
  • 6,427 Students
  • 4 Courses

Nitin Pradhan has 25+ years of experience in delivering results-focused innovation, transformation, and business expansion for organizations. Nitin is currently the CEO of Launch Dream and the Managing Partner of GOVonomy. Launch Dream is a business growth accelerator for the US and international firms. GOVonomy is an "Innovation as a Service" for government and government contractors. He recently co-founded a social enterprise initiative called ScaleUP USA to help American and global small businesses accelerate growth and reduce their failure rate. Nitin is also on the external advisory board of Accenture; a mentor at Mach 37, the premium cybersecurity accelerator in Washington DC, USA; and Z Nation Labs, an accelerator in Mumbai, India. 


Nitin was a first term Obama administration appointee and the award-winning, nationally recognized federal CIO for the US Department of Transportation (US DOT) where he provided IT leadership, vision, strategy, policy and oversight for US DOT’s more than $3.5 billion annual IT portfolio and for over 3,000 IT employees, 10,000 contractors and over 200 major transportation systems -- the 6th largest in the federal government. 


Earlier, Nitin was the IT Executive at Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS), the 10th largest school district in the USA. Nitin has also been the Managing Director of the prestigious Virginia’s Center for Innovative Technology (CIT), which is focused on technology-based economic development and the CEO of a wireless startup, TechContinuum. 

Nitin is a keynote speaker, board member, and an author at major business-technology organizations and publications. 


Nitin's key areas of expertise are in business leadership, business strategy, business growth, business collaborations, emerging technologies, innovation, transformation, startups, venture capital, change management, and US federal government. 


Nitin has a BS in engineering, MBA in marketing, and MS in accounting.