Table 3-25
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 college graduates 42.4 56.2 70.0
Bachelor's 50.1 52.1 66.4
Master's 27.4 58.7 74.3
Professional 49.4 58.4 63.3
Doctorate 33.1 76.1 87.3
All S&E degree holders 37.3 55.9 NA
Bachelor's 45.6 48.0 63.8
Master's 27.2 63.0 76.9
Professional 28.7 34.6 42.2
Doctorate 34.9 79.7 NA
 

NA = not available (Data not collected from U.S.-trained S&E doctorates.)

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 2010