USCIS has recently updated the count of H1B visa petitions received and counted towards the H-1B cap for the fiscal year 2011 employment. As of January 18, 2011, USCIS has received 60,700 H1B cap subject petitions against the cap limit of 65,000. The advanced-degree exemption of 20,000 was reached on December 24, 2010.
FY 2011 H1B Cap Count
||Cap Eligible Petitions
||Date of Last Count|
|H1B Regular Cap
|H1B Master's Exemption
Considering that the advanced-degree quota has been met, it is expected that H1Bs may also go off soon.
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