When am I eligible for CPT?

For an F-1 student to be eligible for CPT, they must:

When can I begin working?

You can only begin employment if you have received authorization (see 3rd page of your I-20) from Student Services .

When can I begin working?

You can only begin employment if you have received authorization (see 3rd page of your I-20) from Student Services after submitting the following documentation (see application instructions):

When am I eligible for CPT?

You are eligible for CPT if you have the following:

 

What is Curricular Practical Training?

Curricular practical training (CPT) allows you to work off-campus in employment that is an integral or important part of your curriculum.  This can include formal internships with employers who have a cooperative agreement with MIIS or other types of practical experience.  Each CPT application is reviewed and approved based on the connection between t