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New Data reveal growing number of international students

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ICE, the U.S Immigration Customs Enforcement has recently revealed some growing numbers of International students who are currently studying in States. Compared with the number of these students on November 2015, in 2016 the number has reached 1.23 million students. In other words, this number is almost 3% higher than the international students studying in November 2015.

All this data was processed and compiled by an online website’s program called Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS). It is especially designed to store all the basic information of International student’s studying in the United States. This site and its program are controlled by U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations (HSI).

This data also comprises students with vocational status (M) and academic status (F).  Almost 42% of all academic and vocational students are following courses in technology, mathematics and science. The U.S government consolidated them into one big category, STEM. Surprisingly, the number of students belonging on this category has also increased by 10% compared at the same period of time in 2015.

The largest number of all International students currently studying in the United States is from China, South Korean and also India, mostly studying engineering related fields.  The highest number of international students was even this year, mostly located in Texas, California and New York.

This new report, dealing with all of the 8,697 school’s data, asserts some of the favorite universities of international students with over 10,000 international enroll only this year. They are: New York University, Northeastern University, Columbia University and University of Southern California.

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