Counseling International Students: Clients from Around the World

Authors

  • Raul A. Leon Eastern Michigan University, United States
  • Jamie Chmiel Eastern Michigan University, United States

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.32674/jis.v3i2.511

Abstract

International students have emerged as a student population that plays a critical role in the internationalization efforts of institutions of higher education across the world. Currently, the United States leads the world in the number of international students on local campuses. In 2000, a total of 547,867 international students were enrolled in U.S. colleges and universities. According to the Open Doors report, the number of international students reached 764,495 in 2011 (Institute of International Education, 2012).

Author Biographies

Raul A. Leon, Eastern Michigan University, United States

Raul Leon is an Assistant Professor of Higher Education and Student Affairs at Eastern Michigan University. His interests are strategic diversity management, student success, and internationalization of higher education. 

Jamie Chmiel, Eastern Michigan University, United States

Jamie Chmiel is a graduate student in the Higher Education and Student Affairs program at Eastern Michigan University. Her interests are cultural anthropology, international education, and internationalization of higher education. 

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Published

2013-06-01

How to Cite

Leon, R. A., & Chmiel, J. (2013). Counseling International Students: Clients from Around the World. Journal of International Students, 3(2), 190–192. https://doi.org/10.32674/jis.v3i2.511

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