The Answer Sheet: foreign students


Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 11/15/2010

China overtakes India as No. 1 source of foreign students in U.S.

China zoomed past India as the main source of foreign students coming to the United States to go to school, with a 30 percent jump in Chinese students in a single year, according to a new report released today. It was the first time that China had sent the most students to American schools.

By Valerie Strauss  |  10:50 AM ET, 11/15/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Research | Tags:  china overtakes india, china tops india, foreign students, international students, international students increase, open doors

Posted at 01:00 AM ET, 11/16/2009

Definitive Stats on Foreign Students in U.S. and U.S. Students Abroad

Here are the definitive numbers on foreign student enrollment in the United States--and on American students studying abroad, that are being released today by the Institute of International Education, supported by the State Department.

By Valerie Strauss  |  01:00 AM ET, 11/16/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  foreign students, open doors, study abroad