VETEC hosted a U.S.Study Fair for a delegation of 12 U.S.high schools, colleges and university in HCMC, Vietnam on October 22nd. The event drew a standing room only crowd of highly qualified Vietnamese students and parents. The event was kicked off by a briefing from the U.S. Consular Section offering insights and tips to obtain a U.S. Study Visa. The participating schools acknowledged the strong interest from the large crowd and expectation to see increased Vietnamese student numbers in Fall 2017.
California ETEC and our affiliated office in Vietnam, VETEC, received Congressional Recognition for the organization’s recent designation as one of the 23 Presidential ‘E Star’ Award Winners in the United States. The Honorable Representative Ms. Mimi Walters, California District 45, noted, “California ETEC’s impressive increase in the volume of exports over the past four years is a testament to the integrity of your international education services.”
California ETEC hosted a week long recruitment tour with stops in Bangkok, Thailand, Yangon, Myanmar, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, March 14-19th. These recents events proved to be highly productive and indicate strong opportunities for near-term recruitment success in each country.
A brief recap of Spring events can be downloaded below-
VETEC-U.S. Education Center held a lively briefing session with East Los Angeles College on June 21st. Vi Ly, Dean of Student Affairs at East Los Angeles College(ELAC), provided a detailed briefing about opportunities to study at a U.S. Community College and the advantages of 2+2 pathways at leading California and U.S. universities. Students who were unable to attend the June 21st event are encouraged to contact VETEC to learn about study opportunities at ELAC and how to qualify for a special international scholarship available when applying through VETEC.