Table 3-28
Temporary residents who received S&E doctorates in 2002 who were in the United States, by program rating: 2003–07
(Percent)
 
Program rating Foreign doctorate
recipients (n)
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
 
All programs 7,850 69 66 64 62 62
Top-rated programs 2,611 67 63 61 59 58
All other programs 5,239 70 68 65 64 63
 

NOTE: Characterization of programs as "top-rated" by Finn (forthcoming) using ratings of faculty reputation in research from U.S. News and World Report and National Research Council.

SOURCE: Finn M, Stay rates of foreign doctorate recipients from U.S. universities. Oak Ridge, TN: Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (forthcoming).

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