In 2017, Chinese international students contributed about $14 billion to the US economy. Most of them are self-funded, with limited access to financial aid and scholarships.
Chinese students have become an important source of revenue for many universities. Is there danger in relying too much on them? In our video series Because China—we go to America’s heartland, the state of Illinois, to explore how one university is adapting.
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