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50 State Comparison - Postsecondary Education Data Graph

Degrees Awarded

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Doctoral degrees awarded by public, degree-granting institutions, 2008-09.

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3,900 - California: 3,887 Texas: 3,261 Michigan: 2,023 Florida: 1,968 Ohio: 1,856 Pennsylvania: 1,710 New York: 1,502 Virginia: 1,439 Illinois: 1,431 Georgia: 1,367 Indiana: 1,361 North Carolina: 1,249 Arizona: 1,169 Wisconsin: 966 Maryland: 963 Washington: 915 Minnesota: 898 Colorado: 813 New Jersey: 803 Alabama: 801 Tennessee: 767 Iowa: 730 South Carolina: 568 Kansas: 531 Missouri: 516 Louisiana: 508 Mississippi: 500 Utah: 491 Oregon: 475 Kentucky: 454 Massachusetts: 436 Oklahoma: 421 Nebraska: 368 Arkansas: 288 New Mexico: 288 Connecticut: 282 Delaware: 265 Nevada: 260 Hawaii: 206 West Virginia: 201 North Dakota: 175 Idaho: 159 Montana: 140 South Dakota: 104 Rhode Island: 93 Vermont: 80 Wyoming: 69 Maine: 61 New Hampshire: 56 Alaska: 37 District of Columbia: 0  
2,925 -
1,950 -
975 -
 

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Michigan

Florida

Ohio

Pennsylvania

New York

Virginia

Illinois

Georgia

Indiana

North Carolina

Arizona

Wisconsin

Maryland

Washington

Minnesota

Colorado

New Jersey

Alabama

Tennessee

Iowa

South Carolina

Kansas

Missouri

Louisiana

Mississippi

Utah

Oregon

Kentucky

Massachusetts

Oklahoma

Nebraska

Arkansas

New Mexico

Connecticut

Delaware

Nevada

Hawaii

West Virginia

North Dakota

Idaho

Montana

South Dakota

Rhode Island

Vermont

Wyoming

Maine

New Hampshire

Alaska

District of Columbia

 

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

 

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