2014/15

HOST REGIONS OF U.S. STUDY ABROAD STUDENTS, 2014/15
Host Region Associate's Institutions* All Institutions
Sub-Saharan Africa** 1.7 3.4
Asia 9.7 11.4
Europe*** 52.9 54.5
Latin America 24.5 16.0
Middle East & North Africa** 0.2 2.2
North America 0.3 0.5
Oceania 1.3 4.0
Multiple Destinations 9.4 7.9
     
Total 7,105 313,415

*Based on the 2015 Carnegie Classification of Instiutions of Higher Education. These are not entirely comparable to classifications used in previous Open Doors. For more information, see http://carnegieclassifications.iu.edu/index.php.

** North Africa was moved from the Africa category to the Middle East category in 2010/11.

*** Cyprus and Turkey were moved from the Middle East category to the Europe category in 2004/05.

Note: Percent distribution may not total 100.0 due to rounding.