As of October 22, 2010, USCIS had received approximately 44,300 cap subjected H-1B petitions, and 16,200 H-1B petitions for foreign nationals with advanced U.S. degrees. The quota is 65,000 for "regular" H-1B petitions, and 20,000 for those with advanced degrees from U.S. schools. Over the last two months, USCIS has received approximately 1500 new petitions per week.