Institute of International EducationBy Christine Farrugia and Rajika Bhandari. Throughout the history of Open Doors, some things have remained constant in the landscape of international education. For 70 years, the United States has consistently remained the world’s top destination for international students. In 1926, China was the largest sender of international students to the United States, accounting for 19 percent of the nearly 7,000 international students, and the University of California and Columbia University were among the largest host institutions. More...