Are International Students “Cash Cows”?

Rahul Choudaha

Abstract


In search for solutions to overcome financial challenges, higher education institutions have spotted the opportunity of recruiting international students as a new source of cash flow. Many institutions are on a slippery slope of milking international students as cash cows without investing in their success. Institutions must innovate to balance recruitment with reinvestment in student experiences and outcomes. 


Keywords


international students; foreign students; student mobility;USA; student recruitment

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.6017/ihe.2017.90.9993

 

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