CPT Application Process

CISP does not provide a live in-person or zoom CPT workshop anymore. Instead, all international students who are interested in doing CPT are required to carefully go over all the information and powerpoint presentation of CPT application process. Please click here for more information. You should find CPT application link yourself by closely reviewing all the information and powerpoint presentation.

To be eligible for CPT, you must first meet the following criteria: 

To be eligible for CPT, you must:

  1. Have been lawfully enrolled on a full-time basis for one academic year (i.e. two full consecutive terms)
  2. Be in lawful F-1 status
  3. Have a job offer
  4. Not be enrolled in an intensive English language training program
  5. You must be registered for an academic course that requires an out of the classroom experience (i.e. practicum, student teaching, field experience, internship, etc...).