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Enrollment and Degrees Awarded Data: Doctoral Degrees: 2006-2007

 

DEGREES OFFERED

The following data are from institutional responses to NASPAA’s Fall 2007 Enrollment and Academic Year 2006-2007 Degrees Awarded Survey, administered by NASPAA in spring 2008. The data reflect only participating NASPAA institutional members. Of the 264 NASPAA institutional members as of spring 2008, 161 responded to the survey as of July 1, 2008, giving the survey a response rate of 61%. Of the 161 respondents, members offered a total of 50 doctoral degrees.

Doctoral Programs: Degrees Offered: 2006-2007
(n=161) (Response rate=61%)

Type of Doctoral Degree No. of Respondents Offering Degree Percent of Respondents
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) 46 29%
Doctor of Public Administration (DPA) 4 2%



ENROLLMENT

The following data are from institutional responses to NASPAA’s Fall 2007 Enrollment and Academic Year 2006-2007 Degrees Awarded Survey, administered by NASPAA in spring 2008. The data reflect only participating NASPAA institutional members. Of the 264 NASPAA institutional members as of spring 2008, 161 responded to the survey as of July 1, 2008, giving the survey a response rate of 61%. Of the 161 respondents, members offered a total of 50 doctoral degrees.

Full Time/Part Time Doctoral Degree Candidates Enrolled: Fall 2007
(n=161) (Response rate=61%)

Type of Doctoral Degree No. of Candidates Enrolled Percent of Total Candidates
Ph.D. 1,870 92%
DPA 159 8%
TOTAL 2,029 100%

 


DEGREES AWARDED

The following data are from institutional responses to NASPAA’s Fall 2007 Enrollment and Academic Year 2006-2007 Degrees Awarded Survey, administered by NASPAA in spring 2008. The data reflect only participating NASPAA institutional members. Of the 264 NASPAA institutional members as of spring 2008, 161 responded to the survey as of July 1, 2008, giving the survey a response rate of 61%. Of the 161 respondents, members offered a total of 50 doctoral degrees.

Doctoral Programs: Degrees Awarded 2006-2007
(n=161) (Response rate=61%)

Type of Doctoral Degree No. of Degrees Awarded  Percent of Total Degrees
Ph.D. 243 95% 
DPA 13 5%
TOTAL 256 100%



DIVERSITY

The following data are from institutional responses to NASPAA’s Fall 2007 Enrollment and Academic Year 2006-2007 Degrees Awarded Survey, administered by NASPAA in spring 2008. The data reflect only participating NASPAA institutional members. Of the 264 NASPAA institutional members as of spring 2008, 161 responded to the survey as of July 1, 2008, giving the survey a response rate of 61%.However, some institutions did not provide the information on diversity of students awarded master’s degrees in the academic year 2005-2006.
Of the 161 respondents, members offered a total of 50 doctoral degrees. Of the 50 respondents offering a doctoral degree, 37 responded to the gender question and 30 responded to the race/ethnicity question.

Gender of Doctoral Degree Recipients: 2006-2007

Gender

Percent of Total Students
Male 46%
Female 54%
TOTAL 100%

Race/Ethnicity of Doctoral Degree Recipients: 2006-2007

Race/Ethnicity

Percent of Total Students
White/Non-Hispanic 56%
Black/Non-Hispanic 11%
Hispanic 5%
Asian/Pacific Islander 7%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1%
International 17%
Other 1%
Unknown/Unreported 2%
TOTAL 100%

 

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