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Students registered for CPT (Curriculum Practical Training) can work full time during their summer or winter vacation or can work part-time along with their studies during the spring or fall semesters. The employment can be paid or unpaid, but as a student, you can only...

Curriculum Practical Training or CPT for international students is a part of the degree curriculum in which a student is registered, which directs them to complete an internship along with their study to earn the required credits. According to the United States Citizenship and Immigration...

International students pursuing their STEM degree can apply for the STEM extension which provides them with an additional 24 months of Employment authorization. You must have graduated with a STEM degree and must have completed the initial 12 months of OPT before applying for STEM...

If you are planning to enroll in a second Master’s program and/or if you are already enrolled in a Day 1 CPT university, a nagging concern you might have on the back of your mind is the potential for an RFE related to Day 1...

[tawkto] Question: Is Day 1 CPT legal? Answer: USCIS regulations allow CPT from the start of the semester at the graduate level as long as CPT is part of the curriculum. Question: How long can you work on Day 1 CPT ? Answer: There is no limit as such....

[tawkto] International students that would like to supplement the academic learning they gain at phd programs with practical experience, seek Day 1 CPT phd programs. This blog walks you through the rules surrounding Day 1 CPT and lists the Day 1 CPT phd universities. If...

Demand for Computer Science graduates will continue to remain high for the foreseeable future. There are huge opportunities for those who have done Masters in Computer Science. But many people including working professionals and students from distant countries face logistic issues for doing their Masters...

IELTS and TOEFL are the most popular English proficiency exams. Fret not if you haven't scored well in these exams. You have other options. Below is the list of US Universities without IELTS or TOEFL requirements. US Universities without IELTS or TOEFL requirement California State University...

The key difference between a Masters in Computer Science and a Masters in Software Engineering lies in their curriculum. A masters in Computer Science is more aligned towards programming and calculus whereas the Masters in Software Engineering is all about the architecture of the system...