The 1965 Immigration Act led to the increase of Asians immigrants entering the US. This was because of increasing the total quota and restructuring system of preferences to favor specific professional groups (Sharke and Chen 193). This opened up a chance for Asians with training in high technology, medicine, IT, and specialists to enter more easily. In most cases, the Asians are not coming to America because of economic situations back home. After all, back home like in India and China have witnessed prosperity and an increase in opportunity for hardworking and skilled labor.
Other reasons relate a rapidly declining birth rate in Mexico, dramatic economic growth there and the fall of the United States residential construction industry. This is a traditional market for less skilled, non-English speaking immigrants whose documentation whose documentation was mostly in doubt. Today’s Asian American is does not only speak English language and have a college education, but also most likely to enter the US legally, with a Job in place (Sharke and Chen 214).
The Asians seems to be better educated than majority of the people in their countries of origin. Grounded in the capitalism and enterprise culture, they are more likely than native-born Americans to have a Bachelor of Arts degree. Family sponsorship is still the utmost important ticket for Asians, this group is many times more likely than other current immigrants to enter the United States on visas organized through