Table 3-27
Share of college-educated, foreign-born individuals in United States holding foreign degrees, by education level: 2003
(Percent)
 
Highest degree   Highest degree
from foreign
school
  Any foreign
university
degree
  Foreign
secondary
school
 
All degree levels   41.4   54.8   69.2
Bachelor's   47.9   49.7   65.8
Master's   26.8   58.6   74.2
Professional   49.5   58.5   63.3
Doctorate   36.3   78.6   93.0
 

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, National Survey of College Graduates, 2003, Scientists and Engineers Statistical Data System (SESTAT), http://sestat.nsf.gov.

Science and Engineering Indicators 2008