Guide to Work and Study in the U.S.A.
U.S. Jobs Available While You Study! There are a variety of employment options for international students, some as early as your first year of study. Below are two types of paid employment opportunities: off-campus full-time and on-campus part-time.
Off-Campus Full-time PAID Employment
Off-campus Curricular Practical Training (CPT) allow Full-Time PAID employment, as early as the first semester of study. Students earn U.S. wages, along with hands on experience, while participating in their internship.
Optional Practical Training (OPT) is available for students to engage in employment for one year after graduating from their bachelor or master program. Students graduating in a STEM field can extend their OPT for an additional 17 months. Read more about CPT and OPT …
On-Campus Part-time PAID Employment
Many schools have part time, on-campus paid employment opportunities, beginning as early as the first year of study.
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