University of Iowa

Authored by Stacey Murray

8/27/2012

UI sees increase in international graduate students

University of Iowa officials are expecting to see a rise in international students in the graduate programs this fall, a trend that exists at the national level. Graduate College Dean John Keller said the UI expects somewhere close to a 12 percent increase in the number of international students in its graduate programs. Nationally, there was a 9 percent increase in the number of international students attending graduate schools, according to the Council of Graduate Schools.