Canada welcomes over 300,000 new permanent residents each year, mainly as economic class immigrants. Many of those who immigrate to Canada from the U.S. are H-1B or other visa holders. Because of their English language fluency, professional work experience, and high levels of education, plenty of immigration candidates from the U.S. successfully become Canadian permanent residents.
Canada and the United States have similar economies with diverse job opportunities in ICT, financial services, consulting, as well as many other STEM fields.
U.S. residents are among the top 3 sources of successful immigration candidates under Canada’s Express Entry system.
If you succeed under Express Entry, you can get your permanent resident status in 6 months or less!