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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, 2006-07.

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7,200 - California: 7,124 New York: 4,661 Texas: 3,619 Pennsylvania: 3,515 Florida: 3,338 Massachusetts: 3,325 Illinois: 3,028 Ohio: 2,195 Minnesota: 1,968 Michigan: 1,960 Virginia: 1,643 Georgia: 1,625 Missouri: 1,573 North Carolina: 1,492 Indiana: 1,472 Maryland: 1,370 New Jersey: 1,245 Wisconsin: 1,113 Arizona: 1,098 Tennessee: 1,040 Colorado: 1,031 Washington: 934 Iowa: 878 Connecticut: 828 Alabama: 728 District of Columbia: 628 Louisiana: 601 Kentucky: 578 Oregon: 554 Utah: 510 Kansas: 503 South Carolina: 483 Oklahoma: 462 Nebraska: 450 Mississippi: 437 Delaware: 283 Rhode Island: 279 New Mexico: 278 West Virginia: 228 Arkansas: 218 New Hampshire: 198 Hawaii: 186 North Dakota: 182 Idaho: 161 Nevada: 157 Montana: 133 South Dakota: 91 Wyoming: 61 Vermont: 60 Maine: 59 Alaska: 33  
5,400 -
3,600 -
1,800 -
 

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Indiana

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New Jersey

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Colorado

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Iowa

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District of Columbia

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Oklahoma

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Mississippi

Delaware

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New Mexico

West Virginia

Arkansas

New Hampshire

Hawaii

North Dakota

Idaho

Nevada

Montana

South Dakota

Wyoming

Vermont

Maine

Alaska

 

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

 

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