The Top 5 Countries Florida's International College Students Come From

Nov 12, 2012


Florida ranks seventh in the country for the number of foreign college students.

Saudi Arabia and South Korea are among the top 5 leading places of origin for international college and university students in Florida.

That's according to the Institute for International Education, which released its Open Doors fact sheet today.

It reports that during the 2011-12 school year, 32,567 students from other countries enrolled for the first time in a Florida college or university. 

Find out how much foreign students spend in Florida on tuition, housing and cost of living expenses, and which colleges have the highest number of international students by clicking here on StateImpact Florida