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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, 2007-08.

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10,000 - California: 9,006 New York: 8,849 Texas: 5,439 Illinois: 4,958 Florida: 4,942 Pennsylvania: 4,835 Massachusetts: 4,526 Ohio: 3,521 Michigan: 3,502 District of Columbia: 2,837 Missouri: 2,819 Virginia: 2,748 Georgia: 2,299 North Carolina: 2,052 Minnesota: 1,843 Indiana: 1,808 New Jersey: 1,785 Iowa: 1,746 Louisiana: 1,630 Tennessee: 1,471 Washington: 1,338 Wisconsin: 1,134 Oklahoma: 1,128 Alabama: 1,120 Kentucky: 1,116 Maryland: 1,112 Oregon: 1,091 Colorado: 1,059 South Carolina: 1,000 Arizona: 968 Connecticut: 944 Nebraska: 865 Kansas: 834 Mississippi: 613 Arkansas: 517 West Virginia: 492 Utah: 430 Nevada: 371 Rhode Island: 363 New Mexico: 269 Delaware: 266 Vermont: 254 North Dakota: 233 South Dakota: 224 Maine: 198 New Hampshire: 177 Idaho: 165 Hawaii: 154 Montana: 141 Wyoming: 117 Alaska: 0  
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California

New York

Texas

Illinois

Florida

Pennsylvania

Massachusetts

Ohio

Michigan

District of Columbia

Missouri

Virginia

Georgia

North Carolina

Minnesota

Indiana

New Jersey

Iowa

Louisiana

Tennessee

Washington

Wisconsin

Oklahoma

Alabama

Kentucky

Maryland

Oregon

Colorado

South Carolina

Arizona

Connecticut

Nebraska

Kansas

Mississippi

Arkansas

West Virginia

Utah

Nevada

Rhode Island

New Mexico

Delaware

Vermont

North Dakota

South Dakota

Maine

New Hampshire

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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