Table 5-10
SEH doctorate holders employed in academia, by Carnegie institution type and race/ethnicity: 2008
(Percent distribution)
 
Institution type All S&E doctorate holders Asian/Pacific Islander White Underrepresented minority
 
All institutions 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Doctorate-granting, very high research 41.7 50.0 40.9 33.6
Other doctorate-granting institutions 17.8 17.1 18.0 17.8
Master's colleges and universities 18.1 13.8 18.4 22.3
Medical schools/medical centers 5.0 6.1 4.7 5.6
Baccalaureate colleges 8.1 3.3 8.9 8.4
Two-year institutions 3.6 1.8 3.8 4.6
Other 5.8 7.8 5.3 7.7
 

SEH = science, engineering, and health

NOTES: Underrepresented minorities include blacks, Hispanics, and American Indians/Alaska Natives. Academic employment limited to U.S. doctorate holders employed at 2- or 4-year colleges or universities, excluding those employed part time who are students or retired. Institutions designated by 2005 Carnegie classification code. For information on these institutional categories, see The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, http://classifications.carnegiefoundation.org/index.php.

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, special tabulations (2011) of 2008 Survey of Doctorate Recipients.

Science and Engineering Indicators 2012