For the second time in as many years, USC ranked second nationwide in recruiting foreign students, according to a new report. Previously, USC had been the most popular destination for non-U.S. citizen scholars for 13 years.
USC enrolled about 12,300 students from abroad in the last academic year, according to a survey conducted by the New York nonprofit Institute of International Education, in partnership with the U.S. State Department.
Although that was an increase of nearly 1,300 students from the year before, USC still ranked second to New York University, which had about 13,200 foreign students, according to the report.
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