Careers for New Americans: Global Professionals, American Dreams

Licensing Guides for Immigrant Professionals

Are you a US permanent resident, refugee, or asylee? You don't have to leave your foreign education and career behind after you immigrate to the United States.

Learn how to earn a professional license or other credentials in your field.

Select your state and profession.

Check our Frequently Asked Questions or visit the Upwardly Global website to learn more about why and how to help immigrant professionals rebuild their careers in the U.S.

If you are an immigrant professional and want to share your experience, please participate in our study on licensing barriers or contact us to share your success story!

We're glad to have you here.

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