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H-1B: What is Good for Foreigners May Not be Good for Americans and Trump Wants to Change that

This blog post is based on a report from Quartz Media: “New research shows who will be hurt—and helped—if America’s tech industry can’t hire the world’s best talent,” published on Feb. 15, 2017 The uncertainty to H-1B program brought by U.S. President Donald Trump’s new immigration policy has never been underemphasized.  Trump threats to overhaul […]

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International Graduate Student Enrollment Up 5% as Applications Stayed Flat 2015-16

"Declining Applications from Key Countries Contribute to Slowed Growth in Prospective Student Interest,"  reported by the Council of Graduate Schools. The number of international graduate students in fall 2016 was up 5% compared with the previous year.   However, due to the declining number of applicants from key countries, the total applications stayed flat.  It [...]
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Vietnam: Government Drafts Regulations to Recognize Foreign Study-Abroad Service Providers

News Source: VnExpress   January 3, 2017 | 02:00 am GMT+7 Tens of thousands of Vietnamese seeking degrees abroad every year have created a booming industry for service providers. The Vietnamese government is drafting regulations to recognize, for the first time, foreign organizations that provide educational services for students seeking degrees abroad. As of November 2016, Vietnam [...]
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International Students and Their Top Schools (updated: 9/19/2017)

Which American colleges are most popular to international students?   Which states host most foreign students?   Below is our collection for “International Students and Their Top Schools.”   The fact that students from some countries cluster in certain states is also revealed. Which States and Colleges Have Most International Students Click each state and greater […]

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These 5 Countries Send 60% of all International Students Attending U.S. Colleges

Open Doors of the Institute of International Education has just released a report on international students. The table below lists international students’ top 25 places of origin from 2015 to 2016.  The total number of foreign students receiving a higher education in the United States has surpassed one million. This is a 7.1% increase up from the previous year.  60 […]

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These 20 States Host 81% of International College Students In the U.S.

“1 out of 3 international students studies in California, New York, or Texas.” – according to the Open Doors (2014-15) report of Institute of International Education (IIE). IIE data illustrate that during the 2014-2015  academic year there were 974,926 international students in U.S. colleges and universities.   California had gained the most favor of 135,130 international students; [...]
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