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50 State Comparison - Postsecondary Education Data Graph

Degrees Awarded

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

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7,800 - New York: 7,772 California: 6,485 Massachusetts: 4,458 Pennsylvania: 3,649 Illinois: 3,448 Florida: 2,795 District of Columbia: 2,787 Texas: 2,151 Missouri: 2,004 Michigan: 1,648 Georgia: 1,490 Virginia: 1,427 Iowa: 1,310 Ohio: 1,285 North Carolina: 1,248 Minnesota: 1,093 Louisiana: 798 Oregon: 702 Tennessee: 690 Indiana: 651 Washington: 630 Wisconsin: 537 Nebraska: 527 New Jersey: 524 Connecticut: 509 Alabama: 443 Colorado: 416 Arizona: 380 Oklahoma: 368 South Carolina: 328 Rhode Island: 274 Kentucky: 264 Delaware: 235 New Hampshire: 209 Vermont: 191 Mississippi: 186 Nevada: 182 Maryland: 168 Utah: 149 Maine: 119 Kansas: 90 Arkansas: 17 Idaho: 10 Alaska: 0 Hawaii: 0 Montana: 0 New Mexico: 0 North Dakota: 0 South Dakota: 0 West Virginia: 0 Wyoming: 0  
5,850 -
3,900 -
1,950 -
 

New York

California

Massachusetts

Pennsylvania

Illinois

Florida

District of Columbia

Texas

Missouri

Michigan

Georgia

Virginia

Iowa

Ohio

North Carolina

Minnesota

Louisiana

Oregon

Tennessee

Indiana

Washington

Wisconsin

Nebraska

New Jersey

Connecticut

Alabama

Colorado

Arizona

Oklahoma

South Carolina

Rhode Island

Kentucky

Delaware

New Hampshire

Vermont

Mississippi

Nevada

Maryland

Utah

Maine

Kansas

Arkansas

Idaho

Alaska

Hawaii

Montana

New Mexico

North Dakota

South Dakota

West Virginia

Wyoming

 

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

 

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