WORKING IN THE UNITED STATES
Foreign Students and exchange visitors may, under certain circumstances, be allowed to work
in the United States. They must obtain permission from an authorized official at their
school. The authorized official is known as a Designed School Official (DSO) for students
and the Responsible Officer (RO) for exchange visitors.
This pdf document provides a list of employers that have hired TSU international students in recent
OTHER RESOURCES FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
There are several online databases that provide information about which employers
applied for H-1B visas in the previous year.
- H1VisaJobs.com - Contains a database of American firms, all over the U.S., in all disciplines, who
have known openings, are willing to, and actually offered H-1B jobs to international
professionals. There is a fee to gain access to the database.
- H1base.com - This website offers information on obtaining a U.S. Work Visa.
- U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Information on Optional Practical Training (OPT)