Table 2-3
U.S. citizen and permanent resident S&E doctorate recipients whose baccalaureate origin is an HBCU, by race and ethnicity: 2007–11
Earned baccalaureate
degree from an HBCU
Race and ethnicity All Yes No Yes (%)
All races and ethnicities 101,216 1,480 99,736 1.5
American Indian or Alaska Native 376 D D D
Asian 10,258 9 10,249 0.1
Black or African American 4,958 1,304 3,654 26.3
Hispanica 5,776 21 5,755 0.4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 218 D D D
White 75,973 88 75,885 0.1
More than one race 2,110 40 2,070 1.9
Unknown or unreported 1,547 D D D

a Hispanic may be any race. American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, black or African American, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, white, and more than one race refer to individuals who are not of Hispanic origin.

D = suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information.

HBCU = historically black college or university.

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, special tabulations (2013) of the Survey of Earned Doctorates, 2007–11.

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