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U.S. Study Abroad: Duration of Study Abroad

2001/02 - 2011/12

DURATION OF U.S. STUDY ABROAD, 2001/02 - 2011/12
PERCENT OF U.S. STUDY ABROAD STUDENTS
Duration of Study 2001/02 2002/03 2003/04 2004/05 2005/06 2006/07 2007/08 2008/09 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12
Summer Term 34.4 32.7 37 37.2 37.2 38.7 38.1 35.8 37.8 37.7 37.1
One Semester 39 40.3 38.1 37.5 36.9 36.3 35.5 37.3 35.8 34.5 35.0
8 Weeks or Less During Academic Year 7.3 9.4 8.9 8 9.5 9.8 11 11.7 11.9 13.3 14.4
January Term 6 5.6 5.7 6 5.4 6.8 7.2 7 6.9 7.1 7.0
Academic Year 7.8 6.7 6 6 5.3 4.3 4.1 4.1 3.8 3.7 3.2
One Quarter 3.9 3.8 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.1 3 2.5
Two Quarters 0.5 0.4 0.5 1.3 0.9 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.4
Calendar Year 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other 0.6 0.6 0.3 0.5 1.3 0.1 0 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3
                       
Total 160,920 174,629 191,321 205,983 223,534 241,791 262,416 260,327 270,604 273,996 283,332

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2013). "Duration of U.S. Study Abroad, 2001/02-2011/12." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors