Doctorate Recipients from United States Universities: Summary Report 1998

Data Tables
1998 Survey of Earned Doctorates


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Table 1Doctorates awarded by U.S. colleges and universities, 1958-1998
Table 2Doctorates awarded by U.S. colleges and universities per institution, 1961-1998
Table 3Top 20 doctorate-granting institutions by broad field of doctorate, 1998
Table 4Distribution of doctorate institutions and doctoral degrees by Carnegie classification
Table 5Major field of doctorate recipients for selected years, 1968-1998
Table 6Doctorate recipients by selected subfield and percent female, 1988 and 1998
Table 7Sex of doctorate recipients by broad field for selected years, 1958-1998 (by number and percent)
Table 8Race/ethnicity of U.S.-citizen doctorate recipients by broad field for selected years, 1978-1998
Table 9Major field of U.S.-citizen Ph.D.s, by race/ethnicity, 1998
Table 10Leading doctorate-granting institutions of U.S.-minority Ph.D.s, 1994-1998
Table 11Citizenship status of doctorate recipients by broad field for selected years, 1968-1998
Table 12Top 30 countries of origin of non-U.S. citizens earning doctorates at U.S. colleges and universities, 1998 (ranked by number of Ph.D.s)
Table 13Leading doctorate-granting institutions of non-U.S. citizen Ph.D.s, 1998 (ranked by number of Ph.D.s)
Table 14Leading doctorate-granting institutions of non-U.S. citizen Ph.D.s, 1998 (ranked by percentage of Ph.D.s)
Table 15Parental educational attainment of 1998 doctorate recipients
Table 16Median number of years from baccalaureate to doctorate award by broad field for selected years, 1973-1998
Table 17Median number of years from baccalaureate to doctorate award by demographic group and broad field, 1998
Table 18Distribution of 1998 doctorate recipients by age at doctorate
Table 19Primary sources of financial support for doctorate recipients by broad field and demographic group, 1998
Table 20Postgraduation status of doctorate recipients by broad field for selected years, 1978-1998
Table 21Postgraduation status of doctorate recipients by demographic group for selected years, 1978-1998
Table 22Postgraduation commitments of doctorate recipients by type of plans and broad field for selected years, 1978-1998
Table 23Postgraduation commitments of doctorate recipients by type of plans and demographic group for selected years, 1978-1998
Table 24Postdoctoral location of non-U.S. citizen doctorate recipients with postgraduation commitments by major field and visa status, 1998
Table 25Postdoctoral location of non-U.S. citizen doctorate recipients with postgraduation commitments by visa status for selected years, 1978-1998
Table 26Employment sector of doctorate recipients with postgraduation commitments in the United States by demographic group for selected years, 1978-1998
Table 27Research doctorates by employment sector and Carnegie classification, 1998
Table 28Doctorate recipients reporting postdoctoral plans to return to state of residence during high school, 1998
Table 29Cumulative debt related to education of doctorate recipients by broad field, 1998
Table 30Cumulative debt related to education of doctorate recipients by demographic group, 1998

Tables for Special Section: Indebtedness

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Table 2-1Doctorate recipients with no indebtedness by sex, citizenship, and race/ethnicity, 1988 and 1998
Table 2-2Indebtedness of U.S.-citizen doctorate recipients by sex, field of study, Carnegie class, and institution control type, 1998
Table 2-3Indebtedness of non-U.S.-citizen doctorate recipients by sex, field of study, and Carnegie class, 1998
Table 2-4Indebtedness of U.S.-citizen doctorate recipients by primary source of support, 1998
Table 2-5Indebtedness of U.S.-citizen doctorate recipients by postdoctoral employment, 1998
Table 2-6Indebtedness of U.S.-citizen doctorate recipients by institution control, 1998
Table 2-7Indebtedness of U.S.-citizen doctorate recipients by parental educational attainment, 1998
Table 2-8Indebtedness of U.S.-citizen doctorate recipients by marital status and number of dependents, 1998

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