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Chinese International Students: An Emerging Mental Health Crisis

      The number of international students at US colleges and universities has nearly doubled during the past 20 years, from 450,000 in 1993 through 1994 to a record high of more than 886,000 in 2013 through 2014, or 4% of the total US higher education population. By far the lion’s share of these students now hail from China (31% of the total, or 274,439 students)—a 6-fold proportional increase over the past 15 years.
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