Can I do two STEM OPTs, one after bachelor's and the other after Master's degree?

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I am in the 1st year of my 2-year STEM OPT after completing Bachelors Degree. Can I do another set of OPT + 2 year STEM OPT if I complete my Masters Degree? Does the Masters also have to be in STEM field to utilize the post Masters OPT+2 year STEM OPT?

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You can get a STEM OPT extension twice in one academic life cycle. Even if you did a STEM degree  and never used stem opt extension you should be able to reuse it. 


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