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International Students Summary

Fall 2004

Total Students
 
4558
 
 
Number of Countries Represented
 
145
   
 
Top 10 Countries China
14%
 
628
Korea
11%
 
501
India
9%
 
420
Taiwan, ROC
7%
 
330
Canada
7%
 
299
Japan
6%
 
269
Turkey
3%
 
125
Thailand
2%
 
111
Mexico
2%
 
88
Venezuela
2%
 
76
   
 
Immigration Classifications F-1
88%
 
4027
J-1
6%
 
261
Other
6%
 
270
   
 
Gender Female
49%
 
2241
Male
51%
 
2317
   
 
Educational Activity Undergraduate
24%
 
1077
Graduate
53%
 
2421
Other
23%
 
1060
   
 
Geographical Region/Sub Region East Asia
39.3%
 
1792
South/Central Asia
10.6%
 
485
Western Europe
10.6%
 
484
Middle East
8.5%
 
386
South America
6.8%
 
308
North America
6.6%
 
302
Southeast Asia
6.6%
 
301
Eastern Europe
3.8%
 
174
Central America/Mexico
2.3%
 
107
East Africa
1.1%
 
49
Australia/New Zealand
1.0%
 
47
Caribbean
0.9%
 
43
West Africa
0.9%
 
42
North Africa
0.5%
 
23
Southern Africa
0.2%
 
11
Central Africa
0.1%
 
3
Pacific Ocean Island Areas
0.0%
 
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ISSO
Boston University
November 10, 2009

Boston University International Students & Scholars Office