SEOUL, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Students from South Korea make up nearly 15 percent of international students at U.S. colleges and universities, the U.S. government says.
The Korean Times reported Saturday that the 115,852 South Koreans studying in the United States account for 14.9 percent of all the international students in American schools.
The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said in a report that as of Sept. 30, there were 773,077 international students in the United States, who are holders of student F-1 visa or work experience M-1 visa.
Foreign students in the United States favor business management majors followed by engineering and computer science.
City University of New York was ranked as having more international students than any other school in the United States with 12,237. In second was the University of Southern California, which has 6,695 enrolled international students.