SCSU International Enrollment Growing
Matt Demczyk | Dec 7, 2017 AT 5:20 am
(KNSI) - St. Cloud State University is touting the growing international makeup of its student body.
The university says 1,512 international students were enrolled in the fall semester, a 10 percent increase from 2016.
International student enrollment has increased each year since 2013.
Students from 85 nations were enrolled at St. Cloud State in the fall semester.
The top nations of origin include Nepal (387), China (202), India (185), Saudi Arabia (128) and South Korea (58).
While SCSU's international enrollment is up, total enrollment is down.
Total enrollment for the fall semester was 14,615, down from 15,092 in 2016.
Students from 29 nations across the globe will get their degree from St. Cloud State in the university's Fall Commencement on Friday, December 15.