#J1jargon: What is a J-1 program?
This week: What is a J-1 program? I'm focusing on the word program, as many students are not aware that there are different programs of the J-1 Visa. This includes for example J-1 Work and Travel, J-1 Intern, J-1 Trainee etc. The reason for this is that the J-1 visa, as explained in our earlier blog, enables foreign nationals to come to the U.S. to teach, study, conduct research, demonstrate special skills or receive on-the-job-training for periods ranging from a few weeks to