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International Students: Primary Source of Funding

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2010/11 - 2011/12

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS BY PRIMARY SOURCE OF FUNDING, 2010/11 - 2011/12
Primary Source of Funding 2010/11 Int'l Students 2011/12 Int'l Students % Change
Personal and Family 458,667 486,524 6.1
U.S. College or University 165,544 164,394 -0.7
Foreign Government or University 41,589 44,344 6.6
Current Employment 33,625 40,494 20.4
Foreign Private Sponsor 7,063 9,670 36.9
U.S. Private Sponsor 5,827 5,871 0.8
U.S. Government 4,219 4,746 12.5
International Organization 1,549 1,869 20.7
Other Sources 5,194 6,583 26.7
Total 723,277 764,495 5.7

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2012). "International Students by Primary Source of Funding, 2010/11 - 2011/12." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors