International Recruitment: Oversight and Standards

  • David Engberg
Keywords: Admissions, North America, International, Recruitment Agencies, International Students, Standards, U.S. Universities

Abstract

U.S. institutions are increasingly using paid agents to recruit international students. This article examines competing perspectives regarding this practice, reviews one organization's efforts to provide quality assurance and oversight of international agents, and argues that institutions need to develop their own policies and practices before initiating any agency relationships.
Published
2013-03-17
How to Cite
Engberg, D. (2013). International Recruitment: Oversight and Standards. International Higher Education, (73), 6-7. https://doi.org/10.6017/ihe.2013.73.6117
Section
International Student Recruiting