INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS BY ACADEMIC LEVEL, 2014/15 & 2015/16
 
2014/15
2015/16
 
Academic Level Int'l Students % of Total Int'l Students % of Total % Change
           
TOTAL UNDERGRADUATE 398,824 40.9 427,313 40.9 7.1
Associate's 69,523 7.1 78,297 7.5 12.6
           
Bachelor's 329,301 33.8 349,016 33.4 6.0
Freshman 77,818 8.0 78,498 7.5 0.9
Sophomore 63,960 6.6 65,671 6.3 2.7
Junior 65,592 6.7 69,254 6.6 5.6
Senior 77,812 8.0 85,132 8.2 9.4
Bachelor's, Unspecified 44,119 4.5 50,461 4.8 14.4
           
TOTAL GRADUATE 362,228 37.2 383,935 36.8 6.0
Master's 208,355 21.4 233,463 22.4 12.1
Doctoral 118,104 12.1 122,655 11.8 3.9
Professional 10,218 1.0 12,742 1.2 24.7
Graduate, Unspecified 25,551 2.6 15,075 1.4 -41.0
           
TOTAL NON-DEGREE 93,587 9.6 85,093 8.2 -9.1
Non-Degree, Intensive English 46,170 4.7 39,444 3.8 -14.6
Non-Degree, Other 47,417 4.9 45,649 4.4 -3.7
           
TOTAL ENROLLED STUDENTS 854,639 87.7 896,341 85.9 4.9
           
OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT) 120,287 12.3 147,498 14.1 22.6
           
TOTAL INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS 974,926 100.0 1,043,839 100.0 7.1

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2016). "International Students by Academic Level, 2014/15 - 2015/16." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors