As of June 11, 2010, USCIS has received an estimated number of 22.200 H-1B petitions toward the general cap of 65,000 and 9,400 toward the 20,000 cap for individuals with advanced degrees. These numbers are for the fiscal year 2011.
Thus, anyone with an offer of employment for a “specialty occupation,” requiring a bachelor’s degree or higher, may be eligible for this valuable H-1B
employment visa. If you are looking for an employment-based visa in order to remain in the U.S., immediately contact an experienced immigration attorney from our Law Firm.