TN VISAS – NAFTA PROFESSIONALS
The United States economic and trade pact with Mexico and Canada, NAFTA, lead to the creation of the TN nonimmigrant visa. This visa allows approved Mexican and Canadian nationals entry into the United States for temporary employment in professional level business activities. TN visas are offered for professionals including engineers, attorneys, accountants, scientists, scientists, pharmacists, and teachers.
Mexican or Canadian citizens may qualify for a TN nonimmigrant visa, if:
They have a full-time or part-time job offer from a U.S. employer
The offered U.S. position requires a NAFTA professional;