H-1B Cap Count for FY 2011 as of August 20, 2010

H-1B Cap Count for FY 2011 as of August 20, 2010

USCIS stated that as of August 20, 2010, approximately 33,900 H-1B cap-subject petitions had been filed. Additionally, 12,600 H-1B petitions for aliens with advanced degrees had been received by USCIS. USCIS will continue to accept both cap-subject petitions and advanced degree petitions until a sufficient number of H-1B petitions have been received to reach the statutory limits, taking into account the fact that some of these petitions ma be denied, revoked, or withdrawn.