2012/13

Number of students from the United States studying abroad: 273,996

Top 10 destinations and number of students from the United States studying abroad:

Rank Destination Number of Students Percent of Total
1 United Kingdom 34,660 12.6%
2 Italy 29,645 10.8%
3 Spain 26,480 9.7%
4 France 17,168 6.3%
5 China 14,887 5.4%
6 Germany 9,370 3.4%
7 Costa Rica 7,900 2.9%
8 Australia 9,324 3.4%
9 Ireland 7,640 2.8%
10 Japan 5,283 1.9%