Study fields with the most international students in the U.S. 2017/18

Fields of study with the most international students in the United States in the academic year 2017/18

Study fields with the most international students in the U.S. 2017/18 This statistic shows the fields of study that were most popular amongst international students studying in the United States in the 2017/18 academic year. There were 196,054 international students studying business management in the U.S. in 2017/18.
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Fields of study with the most international students in the United States in the academic year 2017/18

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Number of students
Engineering 232,710
Business and Management 196,054
Math and Computer Science 186,003
Social Sciences 83,708
Physical and Life Sciences 78,700
Fine and Applied Arts 63,795
Health Professions 35,169
Intensive English 25,845
Communications and Journalism 22,824
Education 17,615
Humanities 17,040
Legal Studies and Law Enforcement 16,894
Agriculture 12,473
Number of students
Engineering 232,710
Business and Management 196,054
Math and Computer Science 186,003
Social Sciences 83,708
Physical and Life Sciences 78,700
Fine and Applied Arts 63,795
Health Professions 35,169
Intensive English 25,845
Communications and Journalism 22,824
Education 17,615
Humanities 17,040
Legal Studies and Law Enforcement 16,894
Agriculture 12,473
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This statistic shows the fields of study that were most popular amongst international students studying in the United States in the 2017/18 academic year. There were 196,054 international students studying business management in the U.S. in 2017/18.
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