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Thread: Study part time (online MS degree) while on H1b

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    Study part time (online MS degree) while on H1b


    I would like to know if i can study part time (Online MS degree) while on H1b. I am planing to attend classes completely online and maintain my status during the course of study. Also i would like to know if there are any restrictions for pursuing a Masters Degree on H1b status.
    Also is it mentioned anywhere in the USCIS website so that i can show it to the employer.

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    You can do your Masters online on h1b as long as your H1b is active. If you are planning to change status to f1 you must attend classes on campus.

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    you can do both online and offline masters , i suggest you to do offline master , many weekend Versities offer that , as long as you work full time on H1 and maintain your status you can enroll any number of course

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