At international education meeting, speakers discuss ways to attract nonwhite and low-income students.
Number of enrolled international students rises 10 percent, and government officials say policy changes position the country well against competitors in Europe and North America.
At a conference for international education administrators, sessions focus on whether universities are setting high enough expectations for students when they study abroad.
Report shows 8.1 percent increase in international student enrollment at U.S. universities and 2.1 percent growth in the number of Americans studying abroad.
Several higher education organizations say a court decision in a negligence case stemming from a prep school study abroad case places too heavy a burden on schools and colleges to account for risks.
The deadly outbreak has a few colleges and universities changing plans, but the countries that have been hit hard are not places that send large numbers to the U.S. or that attract many study abroad students.
With conflict in Gaza ongoing, some universities with study abroad programs in Israel suspend programs while others stay the course.
Study abroad to Cuba is beginning to rebound. At meeting of international educators, some advice on things to consider in starting programs there.
Minnesota lawmakers are poised to pass legislation requiring colleges to report on the safety of study abroad programs; bill in New York would mandate disclosure of financial relationships with providers.
Failure to meet language proficiency requirements forces some students in Brazil's international science program to go home.
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