Denver-based Bridge Education Group has announced three new university partnerships along the US East coast. President Jean-Marc Alberola said the move follows Bridge’s strategy to open 15 to 20 campus-based centres in the next five years.
Fourteen per cent of US high schools are actively recruiting international students, according to a report by NACAC, which uncovered that visa restrictions mean private schools are more effective in recruiting, and education agents are the main conduit to market.
Education partnering organisation INTO’s annual agent survey reveals agencies worldwide are optimistic about future outbound numbers. Responses also expose country-specific drivers for overseas study and a growing demand for high school qualifications.