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Enrollment and Degrees Awarded Data: Doctoral Degrees: 2005-2006

 

DEGREES OFFERED

The following data are from institutional responses to NASPAA’s Fall 2006 Enrollment and Academic Year 2005-2006 Degrees Awarded Survey, administered by NASPAA in spring 2007. The data reflect only participating NASPAA institutional members. Of the 256 NASPAA institutional members as of spring 2007, 150 responded to the survey as of July 1, 2007, giving the survey a response rate of 59%. Of the 150 respondents, members offered a total of 52 doctoral degrees.

Doctoral Programs: Degrees Offered: 2005-2006
(n=150) (Response rate=59%)

Type of Doctoral Degree No. of Respondents Offering Degree Percent of Respondents
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) 48 32%
Doctor of Public Administration (DPA) 6 4%



ENROLLMENT

The following data are from institutional responses to NASPAA’s Fall 2006 Enrollment and Academic Year 2005-2006 Degrees Awarded Survey, administered by NASPAA in spring 2007. The data reflect only participating NASPAA institutional members. Of the 256 NASPAA institutional members as of spring 2007, 150 responded to the survey as of July 1, 2007, giving the survey a response rate of 59%. Of the 150 respondents, members offered a total of 52 doctoral degrees.

Full Time/Part Time Doctoral Degree Candidates Enrolled: Fall 2006
(n=150) (Response rate=59%)

Type of Doctoral Degree No. of Candidates Enrolled Percent of Total Candidates
Ph.D. 2,328 94%
DPA 139 6%
TOTAL 2,467 100%

 


DEGREES AWARDED

The following data are from institutional responses to NASPAA’s Fall 2006 Enrollment and Academic Year 2005-2006 Degrees Awarded Survey, administered by NASPAA in spring 2007. The data reflect only participating NASPAA institutional members. Of the 256 NASPAA institutional members as of spring 2007, 150 responded to the survey as of July 1, 2007, giving the survey a response rate of 59%. Of the 150 respondents, members offered a total of 52 doctoral degrees.

Doctoral Programs: Degrees Awarded 2005-2006
(n=150) (Response rate=59%)

Type of Doctoral Degree No. of Degrees Awarded  Percent of Total Degrees
Ph.D. 205 92% 
DPA 19 8%
TOTAL 224 100%



DIVERSITY

The following data are from institutional responses to NASPAA’s Fall 2006 Enrollment and Academic Year 2005-2006 Degrees Awarded Survey, administered by NASPAA in spring 2007. The data reflect only participating NASPAA institutional members. Of the 256 NASPAA institutional members as of spring 2007, 150 responded to the survey as of July 1, 2007, giving the survey a response rate of 59%. However, some institutions did not provide the information on diversity of students awarded master’s degrees in the academic year 2005-2006.
Of the 150 respondents, members offered a total of 52 doctoral degrees. Of the 52 respondents offering a doctoral degree, 36 responded to the gender question and 32 responded to the race/ethnicity question.

Gender of Doctoral Degree Recipients: 2005-2006

Gender

Percent of Total Students
Male 49%
Female 51%
TOTAL 100%

Race/Ethnicity of Doctoral Degree Recipients: 2005-2006

Race/Ethnicity

Percent of Total Students
White/Non-Hispanic 53%
Black/Non-Hispanic 16%
Hispanic 4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 7%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1%
International 15%
Other 3%
Unknown/Unreported 3%
TOTAL 100%*

*Percentages do not sum to 100% due to rounding.

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