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Doctorate Recipients from U.S. Universities: Summary Report 2007-08

 

Data Tables: 2008

 

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Table Summary Data: 2008ExcelPDF
  Doctorates awarded
1 total and % change from previous year: 1957–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
2 total and per institution: 1968–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
 
  Doctoral institutions
3 Top 20, by field of study: 2008 view Excel. view PDF.
4 location, ranked by number of doctorate recipients: 2008 view Excel. view PDF.
 
  Doctoral recipients
5 by field of study: selected years, 1978–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
6 by sex and field of study: selected years, 1978–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
7 total and percent female, by field of study: 1998 and 2008 view Excel. view PDF.
 U.S. citizen and permanent resident
8 by field of study and race/ethnicity: selected years, 1988–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
9 by field of study and race/ethnicity: 2008 view Excel. view PDF.
10 institutions with greatest minority concentrations, by race/ethnicity of recipient: 2004–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
  citizenship
11 status, by field of study: selected years, 1978–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
 temporary visa holders: 2008
12 top 40 countries/economies of origin, ranked by number of doctorate recipients view Excel. view PDF.
13 institutions, ranked by number of doctorate recipients view Excel. view PDF.
  parents' educational attainment
14 by demographic characteristics and field of study: 2008 view Excel. view PDF.
15 highest for either parent: selected years, 1978–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
  educational history: 2008
16 master's degree recipients and degrees related to doctorate, by field and demographic characteristics view Excel. view PDF.
17 community college attendees, by field and demographic characteristics view Excel. view PDF.
  time to degree and age, by field of study
18 median years to doctorate: selected years, 1983–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
19 median years to doctorate, by demographic characteristics: 2008 view Excel. view PDF.
20 median age and age groups, by demographic characteristics: 2008 view Excel. view PDF.
21 with disabilities, by demographic characteristics: 2008 view Excel. view PDF.
  financial support and debt: 2008
22 primary source of support, by field of study and demographic characteristics view Excel. view PDF.
  education-related debt
23 by field of study view Excel. view PDF.
24 by demographic characteristics view Excel. view PDF.
25 U.S. citizens and permanent residents, % with debt above $30,000, by race/ethnicity view Excel. view PDF.
 
  Postgraduation commitments
  all responses: selected years, 1988–2008
26 by field of study view Excel. view PDF.
27 by demographic characteristics view Excel. view PDF.
28 definite commitments by field of study: 1988–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
  U.S. employment, by sector: selected years, 1988–2008
29 by field of study view Excel. view PDF.
30 by demographic characteristics view Excel. view PDF.
31 definite commitments by demographic characteristics: 1988–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
  postdoctoral study: selected years, 1988–2008
32 sources of support, by demographic characteristics view Excel. view PDF.
  temporary visa holders
33 by location: selected years, 1988–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
34 by field of study, location, and type of commitment: 2008 view Excel. view PDF.
35 intending to stay in the United States, by country of citizenship: 2002–08 view Excel. view PDF.
 
Table Detailed Data: 2008 ExcelPDF
  Doctorate recipients
36 by field and sex view Excel. view PDF.
37 by field, citizenship, and race/ethnicity view Excel. view PDF.
  statistical profile
  by field of study and sex
38 science fields view Excel. view PDF.
39 engineering fields view Excel. view PDF.
40 non-science and engineering fields view Excel. view PDF.
41 by race/ethnicity and citizenship view Excel. view PDF.
  financial support
42 by field of study and sex view Excel. view PDF.
43 distribution, by sex and field of study view Excel. view PDF.
  Doctorates awarded
44 by state, field of study, and sex of recipient view Excel. view PDF.
45a in science and enginering fields, by state, institution, and field of study view Excel. view PDF.
45b in non-science and engineering fields, by state, institution, and field of study view Excel. view PDF.
46 top 50 institutions view Excel. view PDF.
47 by field of study: 1998–2008 view Excel. view PDF.
  by race/ethnicity and citizenship: 1998–2008
48 all view Excel. view PDF.
49 male view Excel. view PDF.
50 female view Excel. view PDF.
 
Doctorate Recipients from U.S. Universities: Summary Report 2007-08
Special Report | NSF 10-309 | December 2009