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Stats That Will Make You Think Differently About Study Abroad

Myths, stereotypes, assumptions...whatever you want to call them, there are a lot misguided notions about study abroad.So to clear things up, here are 6 intriguing statistics that reflect today's study abroad realities.

64% of employers think...

That an international experience is important for recruitment. 

44% is...

How much more likely you are to study abroad if you're a student in the Northeast. 

4 is...

The number of countries where the majority of U.S. students study abroad

40% of international students in the USA...

Study science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM). 

100% of first-year Harvard Business School students are...

Required to complete an international field project with a partner company in an emerging market country. 

65% of American college students who study abroad are...

Women.

70% of UK businesses value...

Foreign language skills in their employees. 

10 countries where international students come from include...

China, India, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, Canada, Vietnam, Japan, Taiwan, Brazil and Mexico. 

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Editor's Notes:

References:

https://smart.study/blog/46-study-abroad-statistics-convincing-facts-and-figures/

http://www.afsusa.org/about-afs/news/article/?article_id=7564