International Students Are Coming Back to U.S. Colleges

After the Trump Slump, top U.S. schools are seeing a rebound in applications from abroad—with one very big exception

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In addition to bringing a global perspective to U.S. campuses, foreign students contribute about $40 billion a year to the US economy, creating three jobs for every seven international students who come to study here.

Last year, one of every three international students on an American campus was from China.

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