Studying in the USA may also open international career opportunities. Because working visas to the USA usually are difficult to get, international students completing a degree in the USA are allowed a 12-month working visa to use during or after their studies!
For example, during her studies Erika began as an intern at a local luxury packaging company, where she also continued as a full-time worker after graduating. Currently, Erika is working for the same company, but at the Amsterdam headquarters. She also has done plenty of work for the company in Florence, Italy: “I never thought that after graduating I would have been able to build a career abroad. Luckily I could, as I find working abroad absolutely fascinating and very challenging.“