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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, 2007-08.

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7,600 - California: 7,524 New York: 4,937 Texas: 3,833 Pennsylvania: 3,798 Florida: 3,457 Massachusetts: 3,136 Illinois: 3,024 Ohio: 2,404 Minnesota: 2,064 Michigan: 1,980 Virginia: 1,791 Missouri: 1,754 Georgia: 1,700 North Carolina: 1,613 Indiana: 1,551 Maryland: 1,461 Arizona: 1,342 New Jersey: 1,322 Wisconsin: 1,173 Colorado: 1,067 Tennessee: 994 Washington: 952 Iowa: 927 Alabama: 778 Connecticut: 766 Oregon: 648 District of Columbia: 636 South Carolina: 603 Kentucky: 592 Louisiana: 569 Utah: 564 Kansas: 540 Mississippi: 473 Nebraska: 465 Oklahoma: 409 Rhode Island: 322 North Dakota: 269 Delaware: 263 New Mexico: 253 West Virginia: 251 Hawaii: 239 Arkansas: 236 New Hampshire: 196 Nevada: 173 Idaho: 156 Montana: 137 South Dakota: 109 Vermont: 89 Wyoming: 74 Maine: 69 Alaska: 29  
5,700 -
3,800 -
1,900 -
 

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

 

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