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50 State Comparison - Postsecondary Education Data Graph

Degrees Awarded

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

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3,300 - Texas: 3,233 California: 2,379 Ohio: 2,283 Florida: 2,037 Michigan: 1,817 Pennsylvania: 1,666 Virginia: 1,450 New York: 1,286 New Jersey: 1,238 Illinois: 1,224 Indiana: 1,067 Maryland: 954 North Carolina: 947 Kentucky: 876 Georgia: 860 Louisiana: 819 Oklahoma: 768 Tennessee: 767 Missouri: 763 Minnesota: 715 Alabama: 706 South Carolina: 701 Kansas: 692 Washington: 684 Colorado: 657 Iowa: 646 Wisconsin: 636 Arizona: 524 West Virginia: 518 Arkansas: 506 Oregon: 471 Mississippi: 430 Connecticut: 421 Nebraska: 356 Utah: 281 New Mexico: 272 Nevada: 265 North Dakota: 223 South Dakota: 180 Idaho: 163 Hawaii: 148 Montana: 140 Wyoming: 131 Vermont: 105 Massachusetts: 99 Rhode Island: 93 Maine: 91 District of Columbia: 69 Alaska: 0 Delaware: 0 New Hampshire: 0  
2,475 -
1,650 -
825 -
 

Texas

California

Ohio

Florida

Michigan

Pennsylvania

Virginia

New York

New Jersey

Illinois

Indiana

Maryland

North Carolina

Kentucky

Georgia

Louisiana

Oklahoma

Tennessee

Missouri

Minnesota

Alabama

South Carolina

Kansas

Washington

Colorado

Iowa

Wisconsin

Arizona

West Virginia

Arkansas

Oregon

Mississippi

Connecticut

Nebraska

Utah

New Mexico

Nevada

North Dakota

South Dakota

Idaho

Hawaii

Montana

Wyoming

Vermont

Massachusetts

Rhode Island

Maine

District of Columbia

Alaska

Delaware

New Hampshire

 

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

 

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