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50 State Comparison - Postsecondary Education Data Graph

Degrees Awarded

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Doctoral degrees awarded by all degree-granting institutions, 2008-09.

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7,700 - California: 7,668 New York: 5,026 Pennsylvania: 4,219 Texas: 3,972 Florida: 3,629 Illinois: 3,212 Massachusetts: 3,189 Ohio: 2,443 Minnesota: 2,232 Michigan: 2,167 Virginia: 2,134 Georgia: 1,862 Missouri: 1,844 North Carolina: 1,769 Arizona: 1,761 Indiana: 1,700 New Jersey: 1,442 Maryland: 1,423 Wisconsin: 1,244 Tennessee: 1,149 Colorado: 1,119 Washington: 1,038 Iowa: 931 Alabama: 861 Connecticut: 796 District of Columbia: 760 Oregon: 715 Louisiana: 621 South Carolina: 593 Kentucky: 567 Utah: 565 Kansas: 539 Mississippi: 500 Nebraska: 488 Oklahoma: 457 Rhode Island: 336 Delaware: 312 Arkansas: 291 New Mexico: 288 Nevada: 260 West Virginia: 241 Hawaii: 237 North Dakota: 204 New Hampshire: 203 Idaho: 159 Montana: 140 Maine: 116 South Dakota: 104 Vermont: 84 Wyoming: 69 Alaska: 37  
5,775 -
3,850 -
1,925 -
 

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Illinois

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Ohio

Minnesota

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Virginia

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Missouri

North Carolina

Arizona

Indiana

New Jersey

Maryland

Wisconsin

Tennessee

Colorado

Washington

Iowa

Alabama

Connecticut

District of Columbia

Oregon

Louisiana

South Carolina

Kentucky

Utah

Kansas

Mississippi

Nebraska

Oklahoma

Rhode Island

Delaware

Arkansas

New Mexico

Nevada

West Virginia

Hawaii

North Dakota

New Hampshire

Idaho

Montana

Maine

South Dakota

Vermont

Wyoming

Alaska

 

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Source of Data: Digest of Education Statistics
http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/

 

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