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I am currently on my OPT and It will expire in feb 2021 and
I am currently on my OPT and It will expire in feb 2021 and it is not a stem program ( MBA degree ) . I would like to know if I enroll in another masters would I be eligeble for stem OPT or CPT. Are t… read more
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I am currently on my 5th year of my H1- and it will end of
Second opinion] I am currently on my 5th year of my H1-B and it will end of Dec 2020. I have already graduated with MS in Electrical Engineering in 2013 and worked on one year on OPT. I am planning to… read more
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I have a visa situation and was wanted to consult to
I have a visa situation and was wanted to consult to understand my options … read more
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I did MBA in the US and am on the 7th month out of 12 month
Hi, I did MBA in the US and am on the 7th month out of 12 month OPT period. I applied for H1-b this year but it did not get picked. I want to learn about my options. … read more
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I have a Master's degree in computer science from one of the
I have a Master's degree in computer science from one of the universties in the Unites States. I am currently on H1-B, working in United States as a full time employee. My I-94 is expiring today.(I wa… read more
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Dear Attorney, I came to United States of America on F1 visa
Dear Attorney, I came to United States of America on F1 visa status on Dec 23, 2013 and graduated with a my masters degree on Dec 12, 2015 from XXXX university. I applied for OPT with a starting date … read more
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I am a recent international graduate student currently on my
Hi, I am a recent international graduate student currently on my OPT, which expires on May 31, 2017 while my F1 visa expires in 2020. My current employer has filed for an H1-B for me and I am still wa… read more
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My F1 visa expire December 2016. Since I already did a
My F1 visa expire December 2016. Since I already did a Master's degree and OPT. Can I enroll in a English classes again to get my new F1? Or what can I study( undergraduate/ graduate) to keep my statu… read more
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Pearl JA: The Immigration Lawyer will need to help you with
I finished my MBA last year(2015) and was working on OPT till now. My employer applied for h1b but it did not get selected in the lottery. I have a valid F1 visa until 2018 and my fiance is here in the US as well. we would be getting married next year and I would like to return to school to maintain legal status until then. Would transferring to a college for an associate degree be a problem after graduating from an MBA? … read more
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I am on H1- now. My fiancée is now on F1-OPT after
Hi,I am on H1-B now. My fiancée is now on F1-OPT after graduating from a non-stem Masters program. Her visa did not get picked in the lottery, hence she is planning to enroll for a F1-CPT Masters prog… read more
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I was on F1 visas from 10th August 2007 to 30th September
I was on F1 visas from 10th August 2007 to 30th September 2011 and now I am on H1B visas since 1st Oct 2011 and my 6 years gets completed on 1st Oct 2017. I plan on joining full-time MBA in June 2016 … read more
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I graduated with a PhD in 2013 and am currently on OPT
I graduated with a PhD in 2013 and am currently on OPT extension (expires April 19, 2016) working as a Research scientist in a pharmaceutical company in NJ. I will be applying for H1 lottery in April … read more
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Need info on RFE approval rates and CPT enrollment
My wife is on F1 Visa (MBA in IT) and CPT and applied COS to H4, we got an RFE in relation to beneficiary's valid F1 non-immigrant status and Maintenance of CPT. First part is straight forward - as sh… read more
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Judith! I'm looking under post-completion OPT that expires
Hi Judith! I'm looking for employment under post-completion OPT that expires on Oct 13 2015. Can I work in the US after October 13 if a H1-B petition is filed by an employer before Oct 1? I am expecti… read more
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I am looking at options to work on my F1 student visa by enrolling
I am looking at options to work on my F1 student visa by enrolling in a program and doing CPT from the begining. Is this legal?… read more
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i am doing my second masters and on cpt.I will graduate dec
i am doing my second masters and on cpt.I will graduate dec 2014.If i apply h1 next year it will start from oct 1st.can i ble to complete my graduation after h1 starts.what will be my status… read more
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Hi, I am in my Final Quarter of MBA and expecting to complete
Hi, I am in my Final Quarter of MBA and expecting to complete the Program in September 2011. I am currently working on CPT authorization for an employer from past 7 months and authorization is expirin… read more
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