The EB-2 classification is open to 3 types of foreign nationals that:
Your employer should file-in Form I-140, the Petition for Alien Worker with the USCIS Regional Service Center that has jurisdiction over the location of your employment. This form should contain all necessary documents and evidence. Labor certification (Form ETA-750) is also required for most EB-2 petitions.
Individuals with exceptional ability in the sciences, arts or business may apply to waive the labor certification requirement if a waiver would be in the national interest. To apply for this waiver, you should file-in Form ETA-750B.
A petition for a foreign national holding an advanced degree can be made when a position requiring an advanced degree becomes available in the US. Interested candidates must show proof of their education and at least five years work experience.
If you wish to be classified as having exceptional ability in the sciences, arts, or business, you should intend to provide at least three of the following:
If you cannot provide documentation of three of these requirements, other documents may suffice.
The National Interest Waiver for Qualified Physicians In Underserved Areas
Under 2 circumstances, a physician applying for EB-2 visa can be exempted from the labor certification process if: