With a seemingly anti-immigrant political sentiment in the US, and tightening of the H1B visa norms, finding jobs has become increasingly challenging. In this glum scenario, b-schools offering a STEM designation for their MBA programs bring tremendous hope for international applicants. STEM designations were traditionally granted to academic programs focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. These programs are allowed a 24-month extension to the OPT, thus allowing students a 3-year stay in the US without needing the H1B visa.
So, how do MBA and STEM degrees work together? Which are the b-schools which have started offering the STEM MBA. Read more here.
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