Work Authorizations

H-1B Visa Petitions

The H-1B nonimmigrant category is a temporary visa classification for professional positions known as "specialty occupations" that allows foreign workers to live and work in the U.S. initially for up to three years. The classification can be extended up to six years. The position must require at least a bachelor's degree as a minimum requirement. The candidate must also possess a bachelor's degree or its equivalent.

Permanent Residence

A visitor can become a permanent resident of the United States by using one of the following three (3) pathways: family-sponsored immigration, employment-based immigration, or public-policy/humanitarian immigration.

 

Please contact msthrsupport@mst.edu for more information or to start the H-1B process.