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Apr
25
H1B Alternatives Compare
  • 05:30 PM 06:30 PM

H1B Alternatives Compare

CPTDog x Meng Law Group - H1B Alternatives Compare

Date & TIME:

Thur 4/25/2024 - 5:30PM PDT | 8:30PM EDT

Session Highlights:

  • 2025 fiscal year H1B recap analysis by immigration attorney
  • Alternatives to work! Cap-exempt, O1, L1, Day 1 CPT, which one's good for me?
  • F-1 directly to Green Card, is it possible?
  • Live Q&A with an immigration lawyer

Featured Speakers:

Marta (Xiaojie) Meng - Immigration Attorney: Meng Law Group PC Founder and Managing Attorney. Marta Meng is admitted to practice law in the State of California, and is a specialist certified in Immigration & Nationality Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.

The webinar session is free and open to everyone. It will be 30 minutes long, and will also have a 30-minute Q&A, that answers all of your questions.

 

Host:

Ryan Zhang: Ryan brings a wealth of personal experience to his role as an education consultant at GoElite Education Consultancy, the driving force behind CPTDog.com. Having navigated the complex journey of being an international student in the United States for seven years, Ryan deeply understands the challenges and opportunities that come with this unique experience. Today, he is dedicated to assisting international students with practical training (CPT, OPT), visa issues (H1B, I-20 reinstatement), and more.

 

About CPTDog:

Established in 2018 by ex-international students, CPTDog excels in aiding F-1 students in the U.S., with a focus on preserving legal status after graduation and securing work experience. By leveraging Day 1 CPT programs, we facilitate practical learning experiences for F-1 students, ensuring a seamless entry into the American workforce.

Dedicated to being "The Loyal Friend of International Students," CPTDog guides you through every phase of your U.S. journey, encompassing graduate studies, OPT, H1B, and Change of Status (COS).

 

Apr
18
Trine University Info Session
  • 05:30 PM 06:30 PM

Trine University Info Session

Trine University x CPTDog 

Session Highlights:

  • Trine University and it CPT Hybrid Program Introduction 
  • Application Guide and Deadlines 
  • Live Q&A

Featured Speakers:

Vishnu Undyala, Director of International Graduate Student Recruitment, Trine University

 

Host:

Ryan Zhang: Ryan brings a wealth of personal experience to his role as an education consultant at GoElite Education Consultancy, the driving force behind CPTDog.com. Having navigated the complex journey of being an international student in the United States for seven years, Ryan deeply understands the challenges and opportunities that come with this unique experience. Today, he is dedicated to assisting international students with practical training (CPT, OPT), visa issues (H1B, I-20 reinstatement), and more.

 

About Trine University:

With locations in Arizona, Michigan and Virginia, Trine University has one of the most versatile and affordable Day 1 CPT program selection. Trine offers Master's CPT programs in Information Systems, Engineering Mgmt, MBA and Business Analytics and offers Doctoral Day1CPT in IT as well. The Day 1 CPT programs average annual cost is $8K and onsite attendance requirement is 1 time per semester

The info session will be 20 minutes long, and will also have a 40-minute Q&A, that answers all of your questions regarding school application, accreditation, programs, tuition, and more. Feel free to come in with questions!

 

Apr
16
Westcliff University Info Session
  • 05:30 PM 06:30 PM

Westcliff University Info Session

Westcliff University x CPTDog 

Session Highlights:

  • How to Choose Program Based on Your Background
  • Steps and Timeline for SEVIS transfer and starting CPT
  • Scholarships! Am I qualified for them?
  • How's Study and Onsite Attendance May Affect Your Job?

Featured Speakers:

John Mahan: Executive International Outreach Representative, Westcliff University.
Doris Wang: Admissions Advisor, Westcliff University.

John Mahan is a dedicated member of the Westcliff International Outreach team at the Irvine campus, where he has been serving since 2019. As a passionate advocate for higher education, John finds fulfillment in assisting students in achieving their academic aspirations in the U.S. or online. Currently pursuing his MBA, John holds a bachelor's degree in International Affairs and Cultural Anthropology from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. With his cross-cultural experiences, including teaching and studying English in China and traveling through various parts of Asia and Europe, John brings a unique perspective to his work.

 

Host:

Ryan Zhang: Ryan brings a wealth of personal experience to his role as an education consultant at GoElite Education Consultancy, the driving force behind CPTDog.com. Having navigated the complex journey of being an international student in the United States for seven years, Ryan deeply understands the challenges and opportunities that come with this unique experience. Today, he is dedicated to assisting international students with practical training (CPT, OPT), visa issues (H1B, I-20 reinstatement), and more.

 

About Westcliff University:

With great locations both on the West and East coast, Westcliff university is one of the best Day 1 CPT destination. The school offers a variety of programs in Project Management, Business, Healthcare, Computer Science, IT, etc. Westcliff offers 5 types of scholarships to international students.

Apr
9
New England College Info Session
  • 05:30 PM 06:30 PM

New England College Info Session

NEC x CPTDog 

Session Highlights:

  • Information session on school and executive low-residency programs
  • Discussion on application timelines and details on CPT internships
  • Live Q&A session with admissions officers and Designated School Officials (DSOs).

Featured Speakers:

  • Brad Poznanski: Executive Director of International Enrollment
  • Stephanie Ziskal: Assistant Director of International Recruitment
  • Emily Prud'homme: Senior Admission Counselor
  • Susan Wayman: Principal Designated School Official (PDSO) and Director of International Programs

Admissions and Program Directors will come together to discuss CPT programs and answer your questions in real-time!

Host:

Ryan Zhang: Ryan brings a wealth of personal experience to his role as an education consultant at GoElite Education Consultancy, the driving force behind CPTDog.com. Having navigated the complex journey of being an international student in the United States for seven years, Ryan deeply understands the challenges and opportunities that come with this unique experience. Today, he is dedicated to assisting international students with practical training (CPT, OPT), visa issues (H1B, I-20 reinstatement), and more.

 

About New England College:

Situated in New Hampshire, close to Boston, New England College offers a variety of Day 1 CPT programs, including MBA, Project Management, Data Analytics, IT, and Cybersecurity. With a fee structure set at $9k annually, it stands as one of the most affordable Day 1 CPT institutions. The requirement for on-campus attendance is minimal, only once every semester. NEC is celebrated for its cost-effectiveness and the high-quality education provided by its professional faculty. 

Apr
4
CIAM Info Session
  • 05:30 PM 06:30 PM

CIAM Info Session

CIAM x CPTDog 

H1B Backup Plan - Day 1 CPT Explained By DSO 

Session Spotlights

  • Impact of Day 1 CPT on Future H1B RFE Rates
  • Investment (time & money) Required for Day 1 CPT
  • Navigating Job Changes or Loss While on CPT

Guest Speaker: 

Sandy Chou: Sandy has been with CIAM for nearly 8 years, worked as admissions officer and DSO, familiar with 

 

Host:

Ryan Zhang: Ryan brings a wealth of personal experience to his role as an education consultant at GoElite Education Consultancy, the driving force behind CPTDog.com. Having navigated the complex journey of being an international student in the United States for seven years, Ryan deeply understands the challenges and opportunities that come with this unique experience. Today, he is dedicated to assisting international students with practical training (CPT, OPT), visa issues (H1B, I-20 reinstatement), and more.

 

About CIAM

The California Institute of Advanced Management (CIAM), a nonprofit private university, is conveniently located in Southern California, close to Los Angeles. It is just an hour's drive from LAX, offering superb convenience.

CIAM's MBA program features a Day 1 CPT option, requiring on-site attendance only once per semester. As a smaller business school, CIAM prides itself on offering personalized attention to each of its students.

Mar
28
Monroe College Info Session
  • 05:30 PM 06:30 PM

Monroe College Info Session

Monroe College x CPTDog 

Backup Plan for H1B - Work with CPT in NYC

 

Session Spotlight

  • H1B Registration Wrapped. If not selected how do I work in the US?
  • Is working full-time under CPT legal from USCIS's perspective?
  • How to select major according to my background?
  • Live Q&A with admission's director

 

Host: 

Ryan Zhang: Ryan brings a wealth of personal experience to his role as an education consultant at GoElite Education Consultancy, the driving force behind CPTDog.com. Having navigated the complex journey of being an international student in the United States for seven years, Ryan deeply understands the challenges and opportunities that come with this unique experience. Today, he is dedicated to assisting international students with practical training (CPT, OPT), visa issues (H1B, I-20 reinstatement), and more.

 

About Monroe College

Monroe College, with its advantageous position close to New York City, stands out as a preferred institution for international students looking for Day 1 CPT Universities on the East Coast, particularly around NYC. The college's stellar reputation, superior teaching standards, and plentiful Day 1 CPT full-time employment options have bolstered its appeal. Moreover, the college's schedule, featuring relatively few in-person classes, enables students to efficiently juggle their academic and work obligations. All Day 1 CPT programs are exclusively offered at the New Rochelle Campus, ensuring a concentrated and engaging educational journey.

Mar
26
McDaniel College University Info Session
  • 05:30 PM 06:30 PM

McDaniel College University Info Session

Webinar Highlights

  • McDaniel College Introduction
  • Low Residency program info session 
  • Application Timelines and CPT Internship Policies 
  • Live Q&A 

Guest Speakers: 

Colin Hoover: Graduate Admissions Counselor, SEVIS Designated School Official (DSO)

Corey Bramlet & Brian Phillips: SPU's designated admission advisors. 

Host: 

Ryan Zhang: Ryan brings a wealth of personal experience to his role as an education consultant at GoElite Education Consultancy, the driving force behind CPTDog.com. Having navigated the complex journey of being an international student in the United States for seven years, Ryan deeply understands the challenges and opportunities that come with this unique experience. Today, he is dedicated to assisting international students with practical training (CPT, OPT), visa issues (H1B, I-20 reinstatement), and more.

 

About McDaniel College

McDaniel College is located on a 160-acre campus in Westminster, Maryland, near Baltimore and Washington, DC. Founded in 1867, McDaniel College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and is a nationally recognized institution of higher education.

It currently has one master's level program (MS Data Analytics) that supports CPT from day 1. Starting the Fall 2023 semester, the tuition fee for this day 1 cpt program is $689 per credit. The program spans over 2 years and consists of 30 credits. The total tuition fee for the program is $20,670. If you take a sabbatical for one semester and opt for full-time CPT, the cost per semester would be around $4,134. On average, the annual tuition fee is $10,335.

Mar
20
Saint Peter's University Info Session
  • 05:30 PM 06:30 PM

Saint Peter's University Info Session

Webinar Highlights

  • Overview of Saint Peter's University 
  • STEM Programs: MS Data Science & MS Business Analytics 
  • CPT Policies for F-1 Students
  • Live Q & A

Guest Speakers: 

Kristy Massaro: Kristy is the associate director at SPU, specializing in graduate and international admissions. She has been in this position for the past 6 years and is familiar with the particular issues F1 students would face. 

Corey Bramlet & Brian Phillips: SPU's designated admission advisors. 

 

Host: 

Ryan Zhang: Ryan brings a wealth of personal experience to his role as an education consultant at GoElite Education Consultancy, the driving force behind CPTDog.com. Having navigated the complex journey of being an international student in the United States for seven years, Ryan deeply understands the challenges and opportunities that come with this unique experience. Today, he is dedicated to assisting international students with practical training (CPT, OPT), visa issues (H1B, I-20 reinstatement), and more.

 

About Saint Peter's University

Saint Peter’s University (SPU) was founded in 1872 and is located in Jersey City (2641 John F. Kennedy Blvd, Jersey City, NJ). It is very close to the New York Metropolitan area, especially Manhattan. Many of our students who work and live in the NYC area choose to advance their academic skills at SPU due to the convenience. 

Currently, SPU has two programs facing F-1 students who wish to use CPT as a work permit to gain real-life working experience: MS Data Science and MS Business Analytics. Both of these programs are STEM programs that come with 3 years of OPT and other of them allow F1 international students to apply for CPT from the start of the program. 

SPU is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education Accreditation (MSCHE).