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International Students Summary

Fall 2002

Total Students
 
4518
 
 
Number of Countries Represented
 
143
   
 
Top 10 Countries China
11%
 
510
Korea
10%
 
473
Taiwan, ROC
8%
 
355
India
7%
 
336
Japan
7%
 
315
Canada
5%
 
246
Turkey
3%
 
122
Venezuela
2%
 
110
Thailand
2%
 
108
Brazil
2%
 
103
   
 
Immigration Classifications F-1
91%
 
4095
J-1
6%
 
272
Other
3%
 
151
   
 
Gender Female
47%
 
2126
Male
53%
 
2392
   
 
Educational Activity Undergraduate
25%
 
1113
Graduate
49%
 
2227
Other
26%
 
1178
   
 
Geographical Region/Sub Region East Asia
38.0%
 
1716
Western Europe
10.6%
 
480
South/Central Asia
9.4%
 
423
South America
8.9%
 
403
Middle East
8.9%
 
400
Southeast Asia
7.3%
 
332
North America
5.6%
 
251
Eastern Europe
4.1%
 
185
Central America/Mexico
2.9%
 
133
West Africa
0.9%
 
39
Australia/New Zealand
0.8%
 
38
Carribean
0.8%
 
37
East Africa
0.8%
 
34
North Africa
0.7%
 
31
Southern Africa
0.3%
 
12
Central Africa
0.1%
 
3
Pacific Ocean Island Areas
0.0%
 
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ISSO
Boston University
February 28, 2005

Boston University International Students & Scholars Office