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Enrollment and Degrees Awarded Data: Doctoral Degrees: 2007-2008

 

DEGREES OFFERED

The following data are from institutional responses to NASPAA’s Fall 2008 Enrollment and Academic Year 2007-2008 Degrees Awarded Survey, administered by NASPAA in spring 2008. The data reflect only participating NASPAA institutional members. Of the 268 NASPAA institutional members as of spring 2008, 159 responded to the survey as of July 1, 2008, giving the survey a response rate of 59%. 

Doctoral Programs: Degrees Offered: 2007-2008
(n=159) (Response rate=59%)

Type of Doctoral Degree No. of Respondents Offering Degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) 44
Doctor of Public Administration (DPA) 3



ENROLLMENT

The following data are from institutional responses to NASPAA’s Fall 2008 Enrollment and Academic Year 2007-2008 Degrees Awarded Survey, administered by NASPAA in spring 2008. The data reflect only participating NASPAA institutional members. Of the 268 NASPAA institutional members as of spring 2008, 159 responded to the survey as of July 1, 2008, giving the survey a response rate of 59%. Of the 159 respondents, members offered a total of 47 doctoral degrees.

Full Time/Part Time Doctoral Degree Candidates Enrolled: Fall 2008
(n=159) (Response rate=59%)

Type of Doctoral Degree No. of Candidates Enrolled Percent of Total Candidates
Ph.D. 1,846 92%
DPA 159 8%
TOTAL 2,005 100%

 


DEGREES AWARDED

The following data are from institutional responses to NASPAA’s Fall 2008 Enrollment and Academic Year 2007-2008 Degrees Awarded Survey, administered by NASPAA in spring 2008. The data reflect only participating NASPAA institutional members. Of the 268 NASPAA institutional members as of spring 2008, 159 responded to the survey as of July 1, 2008, giving the survey a response rate of 59%. Of the 15
9 respondents, members offered a total of 47 doctoral degrees.

Doctoral Programs: Degrees Awarded 2007-2008
(n=159) (Response rate=59%)

Type of Doctoral Degree No. of Degrees Awarded  Percent of Total Degrees
Ph.D. 221 93% 
DPA 15 7%
TOTAL 236 100%



DIVERSITY

The following data are from institutional responses to NASPAA’s Fall 2008 Enrollment and Academic Year 2007-2008 Degrees Awarded Survey, administered by NASPAA in spring 2008. The data reflect only participating NASPAA institutional members. Of the 268 NASPAA institutional members as of spring 2008, 159 responded to the survey as of July 1, 2008, 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 2007-2008. Of the 159 respondents, members offered a total of 47 doctoral degrees. Of the 47 respondents offering a doctoral degree, 34 responded to the gender question and 29 responded to the race/ethnicity question.

Gender of Doctoral Degree Recipients: 2007-2008

Gender

Percent of Total Students
Male 47%
Female 53%
TOTAL 100%

Race/Ethnicity of Doctoral Degree Recipients: 2007-2008

Race/Ethnicity

Percent of Total Students
White/Non-Hispanic 47%
Black/Non-Hispanic 12%
Hispanic 7%
Asian/Pacific Islander 9%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
International 18%
Other 2%
Unknown/Unreported 5%
TOTAL 100%

 

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