Number of STEM degrees awarded to international students U.S. 2008-2018

This statistic shows the number of STEM degrees or certificates awarded by post-secondary institutions in the United States each year from 2008-09 to 2017-18, by whether or not the recipient was an international student. STEM refers to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. In the school year 2017-18, 120,856 STEM degrees or certificates were awarded to international students in the United States.

Number of STEM degrees and certificates awarded in the United States from 2008-09 to 2017-18, by residency status

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October 2019


United States

Survey time period

school years 2008-09 to 2017-18

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