Most Popular Majors for International Students

on March 16, 2017

This list of the top 10 most popular fields of study for international students in the U.S. is organized according to popularity, starting with the most popular academic major.


United States colleges and universities enroll more than 1 million international students in the country, which represents about 5 percent of the total college enrollment.

  • Engineering
  • Business
  • Math
  • Computer Science
  • Social Sciences
  • Physical and Life Sciences
  • Fine Arts
  • Intensive English
  • Health Professions
  • Communications and Journalism

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