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U.S. Doctorates in the 20th Century
Special Reports | NSF 06-319 | October 2006 | PDF format. Full Publication

Front Matter


  1. Introduction
  2. Historical Background
  3. Field Choices and Demographic Characteristics of Doctorate Recipients
  4. Path to the Doctorate
  5. Baccalaureate and Doctoral Institutions
  6. After the Doctorate


  1. Detailed Doctoral Fields and Demographic Characteristics of Ph.D.s
  2. Top 50 Baccalaureate and Doctoral Institutions and Doctorate Production by State
  3. Technical Notes


List of Tables

List of Figures

Figure Reference Tables (web only)

Supplemental Tables (web only)

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