I finished my my first masters in dec of 2008 and started my phd immediately after it which I dropped out of eventually. Now I am looking to start my MBA in the near future. Will I be able to apply for a opt this time around?I did not file for an opt with the USCIS after my first masters.
The fact that you did not file for OPT when you obtained your first Masters degree is irrelevant. You are entitled to apply for OPT after each new degree your obtain. That is your right. Make sure to do it timely and correctly this time around.
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Sure you can, this degree is in no way affiliated with or hindered by your last one. But since you didn't do it before, just make sure you are applying correctly and with enough time to receive the employment authorization.
Yes. You can get an OPT for each degree LEVEL. If you did not have one before on a Master's level, you can claim it now.
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