Welcome to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s website for U.S. Educational Institutions and Intensive English Programs. This site is your resource for market research reports, international student recruitment events, and study consortia information.

Our division of Commerce, the U.S. Commercial Service, has a global network of 100 offices located throughout the U.S. and over 100 offices located in more than 70 countries. Our worldwide team of education specialists is here to assist with your international outreach to students, potential partners, and agents. To find your local education specialist, please click on the link to the left titled “Local USDOC Offices”.

Our Education Team members can assist you with the following:

  • International Market Research – our overseas education specialists generate reports on the education sectors of target markets around the world. You can see three reports highlighted below, but you can also access more of them at in our Market Research Library under the Services section.
  • Recruitment Fairs – we can help you identify the right international education fairs for your institution.
  • Webinars – learn about the education sector in a market of interest without leaving your desk.
  • Virtual Education Events – showcase your school to a potential partner institution and/or agents using a powerpoint presentation live over the internet.
  • Gold Key Service – we will set up in-country meetings for you with possible partner educational institutions, identify qualified recruiting agents, find companies that require specialized training for their employees and/or connect you with the Ministry of Education.
  • Single School Promotion – we will organize an event featuring your institution/program and invite the country’s key players in the education sector.


For more about the Education Team and our services, please click here for our team flyer.

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Detailed Event Information For Australia - International Student Recruitment Webinar Detailed Event Information For Australia - International Student Recruitment Webinar
Australia - International Student Recruitment Webinar -- Education/Training Services
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Location/Date: Australia, Australia 12/03/2013 - 12/03/2013
Event Summary:
Australian students are increasingly choosing to pursue university degrees in the United States. Australian students are attracted by the unique characteristics of American university life, including opportunities to play collegiate sports, pursue interdisciplinary/liberal arts degrees, and the chance to experience life within a close-knit campus environment. Furthermore, the numerous Asian students who attend American universities after graduating from Australian high schools renders student recruitment an attractive proposition. There is a broad academic and geographic distribution of Australians at American universities. The number of Australians studying in the US has increased 25 percent in the last five years. Join us for an informational webinar where you'll hear from EducationUSA and U.S. Commercial Service Australia experts. Learn more about this growing market, local promotional opportunities including Study in the USA events, and how CS Australia can assist you in entering/increasing your presence in Australia. Date: December 3, 2013 Time: 4 PM Eastern Duration: 1 hour

Greg Thompson, North Texas
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 214-712-1932
Monique Roos, Sydney
Senior Commercial Specialist
Phone: 61-2-9373-9210
Joe Kaesshaefer, Sydney
Senior Commercial Officer
Phone: +61-2-9373-9201