April 1, 2009
Report Describes Threats to American Dominance in Attracting Foreign Students
American colleges continue to dominate the increasingly competitive global market in foreign students, but the dominance is almost an accident, and, like British universities, those in America face growing competition from continental Europe, a British report contends.
"The U.S.A. competes in this market on the basis of sheer size," says the report, released on Tuesday by two subsidiaries of Universities UK, the lobbying group for British vice chancellors. "It receives the most