International students have 3 different types of visas which they can apply for:
F1 - Is a visa awarded to international students that, are enrolled as a full-time student (or will be at the time of application). To be considered a full-time students, a course load of 20 credit hours must be carried each semester.
J1 - Is a visa awarded to international students that, are seeking "practical experience" in their given field that, is not offered in their home country.
M1 - Is a visa awarded to international students that, are going to attend a vocational program. Students seeking an M1 visa, must show that they will be able to support themselves financially as they are not permitted to maintain employment.
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