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DuBose, Cheryl O. – Journal of International Students, 2017
International students face many challenges when pursuing a degree in higher education. Communication and cultural differences are typically cited as the most challenging aspects of any study abroad program. Students attempting to complete a healthcare program face sometimes insurmountable issues, as communication, cultural differences, and…
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Barriers, College Students, Study Abroad
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Moglen, Daniel – Journal of International Students, 2017
The campus climate for international graduate students (IGSs) has been gaining attention in recent years as the number of IGSs in the United States continues to rise. IGSs bring diversity to the campus community and enrich the academic community, but also come to the table with distinct needs, concerns, and experiences. The current study is…
Descriptors: Foreign Students, Graduate Students, Social Networks, Language Usage
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Ugwu, Dorothy N.; Adamuti-Trache, Maria – Journal of International Students, 2017
This study examines the post-graduation plans of international science and engineering doctoral students at a public research-intensive university, and the extent to which graduate school experiences influence post-graduation plans. The study is grounded in Tinto's Integration Model as well as Berry's Acculturation Model. Study findings highlight…
Descriptors: Graduate Students, Foreign Students, Doctoral Programs, Research Universities
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Yakaboski, Tamara; Perez-Velez, Karla; Almutairi, Yousef – Journal of International Students, 2017
The authors in this qualitative study explored how Saudi Arabian students selected a teaching focused research institution by examining Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and U.S. national influences, institutional factors, and personal influencers. Despite the continued rise in Saudi Arabian students studying at U.S. universities, limited published research…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Collectivism, Qualitative Research, Institutional Characteristics
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Lee, Ju Seong – Journal of International Students, 2017
The author investigates what challenges four international students (Vietnamese, Filipino, Brazilian, and Chinese) faced and how they coped with these dilemmas in a Japanese language program during the first semester in 2014. Multiple apparatuses (e.g., field notes, face-to-face oral interviews, focal group conversations, and semi-structured…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Foreign Students, Coping, Barriers
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Thompson, LaNette W.; Bagby, Janet H.; Sulak, Tracey N.; Sheets, Janet; Trepinski, Tonya M. – Journal of International Students, 2017
We examined the impact of a workshop on Asian international graduate students' understanding of a U.S. American university's concept of academic honesty. The workshop, taught from a cultural perspective, explained the U.S. American university's expectations to 19 participants. Data was obtained from a workshop post-test and from subsequent…
Descriptors: Graduate Students, Foreign Students, Asians, Ethics
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Hsu, Chia-Fang; Huang, I-Ting – Journal of International Students, 2017
This study investigated the influence of teacher confirmation (TC) on classroom apprehension (CCA) and willingness to talk in class (WTT) among international students in the United States. The participants (N = 121) completed a battery of self-report instruments online. Results confirmed a path model that TC positively predicts classroom…
Descriptors: Foreign Students, Student Participation, Teacher Influence, Online Surveys
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Chen, Jun Mian – Journal of International Students, 2017
The extant literature on student migration flows generally focus on the traditional push-pull factors of migration at the individual level. Such a tendency excludes the broader levels affecting international student mobility. This paper proposes a hybrid of three levels of push-pull dynamics (micro-individual decision-making, meso-academic…
Descriptors: Foreign Students, Migration, Immigration, Semi Structured Interviews
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Alsahafi, Nisreen; Shin, Seong-Chul – Journal of International Students, 2017
The authors investigate factors affecting Saudi students' educational experiences in Australian universities and their adjustment issues. The data comes from the survey of 100 Saudi international students in Sydney and subsequent interviews. The analysis revealed that language proficiency is the main barrier to Saudi students' academic and social…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Foreign Students, College Students, Student Adjustment
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Kim, Young K.; Collins, Christopher S.; Rennick, Liz A.; Edens, David – Journal of International Students, 2017
Using a large dataset from a state education system, this study examined the experience of international college students in the United States as well as the connection to their cognitive, affective, and civic outcomes. The study utilized data from the 2010 University of California Undergraduate Experience Survey (UCUES) and a sample of 35,146…
Descriptors: Educational Experience, Foreign Students, Undergraduate Students, Research Universities
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Kim, Kioh; Helphenstine, Derrick T. – Journal of International Students, 2017
As more companies and families expand to the global market an increasing number of students are entering international schools outside of their home countries. Each international school is governed and run according to their own policies, but one overarching element remains: the language of instruction is usually English. When English Language…
Descriptors: Multilingualism, Second Language Learning, Student Characteristics, International Schools
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Kamara, Abu – Journal of International Students, 2017
Findings from this qualitative research study suggest that some international students view social and academic interactions not simply as mediums for absorbing requisite sociocultural and academic norms, and discipline knowledge, but also as stages for expressing their varied identities. As a result, whenever students' ability to present their…
Descriptors: Foreign Students, Self Concept, Comparative Analysis, Qualitative Research
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Ambrósio, Susana; Marques, João Filipe; Santos, Lucília; Doutor, Catarina – Journal of International Students, 2017
We present a study to comprehend if the support given by higher education institution (HEI) to international students coming from the Portuguese-Speaking African Countries meets their academic and social hindrances. Our starting point was a set of semi-structured interviews focused on the perspectives of these students, their Professors and Course…
Descriptors: Foreign Students, College Students, Educational Experience, Portuguese
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Bird, Emma L. – Journal of International Students, 2017
This study aimed to explore student and staff perceptions of academic, personal and social factors influencing the international postgraduate student experience at a UK University. Focus groups were conducted with international students enrolled in a Master in Public Health programme (n = 10). An in-depth survey containing open-ended questions was…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Student Experience, Qualitative Research, Foreign Countries
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Chao, Chiang-nan; Hegarty, Niall; Angelidis, John; Lu, Victor F. – Journal of International Students, 2017
This study examines the presence of Chinese students in U.S., and attempts to explore the reasons why so many Chinese students choose to study abroad and why the United States is their preferred destination. This population is a vital component of university life at many colleges and a much needed source of financial revenue. The results indicate…
Descriptors: Student Motivation, Study Abroad, Foreign Students, Preferences
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