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A Quick Look at International Students in the U.S.
Primary source of funding of international students
international students studied at U.S. colleges and universities
U.S. College or
Personal and Family
In 2012/13 international students contributed
billion* dollars to the U.S. economy.
*Source: U.S. Department of Commerce
of international students studying in the U.S. grew by 7% over the prior year
and is now at a record high.
The top 10 states together host 61% of all international students.
International students constitute
Top 3 states
California, New York and Texas
4% of the total U.S. higher ed. population.
Places of origin of international students
The majority of international students are at the undergraduate level.
Business and Management is the most popular
Field of Study
among international students.
Places of Origin 32%
49% of international students come from China, India and South Korea.
10% 9% 8%
4% 2% 2% 1%
The Institute of International Education (IIE) has conducted an annual census
of international students in the U.S. since its founding in 1919.
as the Open Doors Report since 1954, and supported by the Bureau of
Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State since 1972,
the report provides detailed data on student ﬂows into and out of the U.S.
© 2013 Institute of International Education, Inc. All rights reserved. Percentages may not sum to 100 due to rounding.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IIE Networker - Handbook 2014
About the Institute of International Education
About the IIENetwork Membership Program
IIENetwork Membership Application Form
IIENetwork Associate Membership
IIE Publications and Reports
Center for Academic Mobility & Research
Fast Facts: Open Doors 2013 Report on International Educational Exchange
Fast Facts: Brazil Scientific Mobility Undergraduate Program in the US
Center for International Partnerships in Higher Education
International Academic Partnership Types
IIE Global Partnership Service
IIE Heiskell Awards for Innovation in International Education
Resources for Bringing International Students and Scholars to US Campuses
IIE Resources for Study Abroad
Generation Study Abroad
IIE Scholar Rescue Fund
Fulbright Scholar Programs: Engaging Faculty & Administrators
Report an Error Form
How to Use the Directory Listings
IIENetwork Members in the United States
International Members by Country
IIE Member Name Index
Index of IIENetwork Member Institutions
Index of Advertisers
IIE Networker - Handbook 2014