Study finds international students critical to Michigan's economy

6:35 am
Thu October 17, 2013

Study finds international students critical to Michigan's economy

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Report finds students from other countries are choosing to stay in Michigan after graduation
The nonprofit groups Global Talent Retention Initiative and Global Detroit said that by 2018 Michigan will need to find candidates to fill 274,000 jobs in science, technology, engineering and manufacturing (STEM) and that targeting international students at state colleges and universities will help meet that goal.