TURKS İN AMERICA İN TERMS OF THE SİTUATİON OF EDUCATİON AND THE BRAİNDRAİN

Hasan YAVUZER

USA, as the super power of the world, has been accepting many immigrants from many places of the world. There is also really an important migration rate to this country from Turkey.USA is meticulous about the immigrants to be educated and qualified, who had been accepted to their country, and attracts successful students and prominent people with attractive opportunies. There is a common belief about the people,who goes to USA from Turkey, that their education grade is high and this is considered as a brain drain in our country. In this study, the brain drain and the education level ofTurks, who live in America, has been searched.The findings have been showed that the education level ofTurks, who live in America, is considerably high.

Key Words: America, the Turks in America, Washington DC., Maryland, Virginia, education, migration, brain drain,