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50 State Comparison - Postsecondary Education Data Graph

Degrees Awarded

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

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10,000 - New York: 9,058 California: 8,864 Texas: 5,384 Pennsylvania: 5,315 Florida: 4,832 Illinois: 4,672 Massachusetts: 4,557 Ohio: 3,568 Michigan: 3,465 Virginia: 2,877 District of Columbia: 2,856 Missouri: 2,767 Georgia: 2,350 North Carolina: 2,195 Iowa: 1,956 Minnesota: 1,808 New Jersey: 1,762 Indiana: 1,718 Louisiana: 1,617 Tennessee: 1,457 Washington: 1,314 Oregon: 1,173 Wisconsin: 1,173 Alabama: 1,149 Kentucky: 1,140 Oklahoma: 1,136 Maryland: 1,122 Colorado: 1,073 South Carolina: 1,029 Connecticut: 930 Arizona: 904 Nebraska: 883 Kansas: 782 Mississippi: 616 Arkansas: 523 West Virginia: 518 Nevada: 447 Utah: 430 Rhode Island: 367 Vermont: 296 New Mexico: 272 Delaware: 235 North Dakota: 223 Maine: 210 New Hampshire: 209 South Dakota: 180 Idaho: 173 Hawaii: 148 Montana: 140 Wyoming: 131 Alaska: 0  
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2,500 -
 

New York

California

Texas

Pennsylvania

Florida

Illinois

Massachusetts

Ohio

Michigan

Virginia

District of Columbia

Missouri

Georgia

North Carolina

Iowa

Minnesota

New Jersey

Indiana

Louisiana

Tennessee

Washington

Oregon

Wisconsin

Alabama

Kentucky

Oklahoma

Maryland

Colorado

South Carolina

Connecticut

Arizona

Nebraska

Kansas

Mississippi

Arkansas

West Virginia

Nevada

Utah

Rhode Island

Vermont

New Mexico

Delaware

North Dakota

Maine

New Hampshire

South Dakota

Idaho

Hawaii

Montana

Wyoming

Alaska

 

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

 

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