More Foreign Science and Engineering Grad Students Flock to U.S., New Survey Finds

The enrollment of first-time foreign students in graduate science and engineering programs increased significantly in 2006, according to the results of a National Science Foundation survey released this week. The number of students in all years of those programs grew over all by 1.7 percent in 2006.

Enrollment of first-time foreign students in graduate programs in science and engineering increased by 16 percent