Washington D.C., November 13, 2000

Külföldi hallgatók az USA-ban: statisztikai adatok

The number of international students attending colleges and universities in the United States increased by 5% in the 1999-2000 academic year to a record total of 514,723.

A legtöbb hallgatót küldő országok:

China (54,466)
Japan (46,872)
India (42,337)
Korea (41,191)
Taiwan (29,234)
Canada (23,544)
Indonesia (11,300)
Thailand (10,983)
Mexico (10,607)
Turkey (10,100)

A legtöbb hallgatót küldő kontinensek:

Asian students comprise over one-half (54%) of all international enrollment (280,146).
Europe (78,485)
Latin and South America (62,098)
Middle East (34,897)
Africa (30,292)
North America (24,128)

Amerikai egyetemek, ahol a legtöbb külföldi hallgató tanul:

New York University (4,890)
University of Southern California (4,564)
Columbia University (4,532)
University of Wisconsin - Madison (4,154)
Purdue University Main Campus (4,133)
Boston University (4,126)

Államok, ahol a legtöbb külföldi hallgató tanul:

California (66,305)
New York (55,085)
Texas (35,860)
Massachusetts (28,192)
Florida (24,827)
Illinois (22,807)

Városok, ahol a legtöbb külföldi hallgató tanul:

New York City is the world capital for international students with 30,378 enrolled in colleges and universities in the five boroughs and 44,772 foreign students studying within a 50-mile radius.
24,574 international students enrolled within 50 miles of Washington, D.C.
25,604 within 50 miles of downtown Boston
24,722 within 50 miles of downtown Los Angeles
Chicago, with 13,607
San Francisco, with 13,275

The most popular fields of study for international students in the U.S. are business and management (20%), engineering (15%) and mathematics and computer sciences (19% and increasing rapidly).

Az adatok forrása: Open Doors. The Open Doors report is published by the Institute of International Education, the leading not-for-profit educational and cultural exchange organization in the United States.

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