Career Resources for International Students

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YSE Offers a Two-Day Orientation for International Students
Job search materials, methods and etiquette for both career full-time positions and internships in the U.S. may be quite different from those in your home country and other countries you have worked in outside of the U.S.

We encourage all of our international students to visit CPD early in the year to discuss internship and employment strategies.
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F-1 students with degrees in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) may be eligible for an extension of their Post-Completion OPT work permission. Currently YSE masters students are eligible in all degrees. Regulations change, however, so please be sure to consult an OISS advisor.

Visa and Immigration Career Information

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GoinGlobal’s exclusive H1B Plus database provides millions of visa application listings for American employers seeking to hire international talent in the United States.

Conducting Your Job Search Outside of the U.S.?

GoinGlobal provides country-specific career guides

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Yale Office of International Students and Scholars

Yale Office of International Students and Scholars is your go-to resource for all visa and immigration questions.  Visit their website and meet with an advisor to get answers to all of your U.S. internship and job questions.