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Chapter 2. Historical Background

Figure Title Excel PDF
2-1 Doctorate-granting institutions, by control of institution: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
2-2 Decade of first doctoral award in the 50 U.S. states, District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico: pre-1920 to 1960s Excel file. PDF file.
2-3 Distribution of doctorate-granting institutions, by region: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
2-4 Doctorates awarded: 1900–99 Excel file. PDF file.
2-5 Distribution of doctorates awarded, by region: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
2-6 Distribution of doctorates awarded, by control of institution: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.

Chapter 3. Field Choices and Demographic Characteristics of Doctorate Recipients

Figure Title Excel PDF
3-1 Doctorates awarded, by major field: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-2 Doctorates awarded, by sex of recipient: 1900–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-3 Distribution of doctorates awarded, by sex of recipient and broad field of doctorate: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-4 Doctorates awarded, by sex of recipient and broad field of doctorate: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-5 Women's share of doctorates awarded, by major field: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-6 Non-U.S. citizens' share of doctorates awarded, by major field: 1960–64 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-7 Citizenship status of Ph.D.s: 1960–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-8 Regional origins of non-U.S. citizen Ph.D.s: 1960–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-9 Leading Asian origins of non-U.S. citizen Ph.D.s: 1960–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-10 Leading Eastern European origins of non-U.S. citizen Ph.D.s: 1960–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-11 Women's share of doctorates earned by U.S. citizens, by major field: 1960–64 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-12 Ethnicity of U.S. citizen Hispanic Ph.D.s: 1980–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-13 Minorities' share of doctorates earned by U.S. citizens, by race/ethnicity: 1975–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-14 U.S. citizen minority Ph.D.s, by race/ethnicity: 1975–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-15 Minorities' share of non-science and engineering doctorates earned by U.S. citizens, by race/ethnicity: 1975–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-16 Minorities' share of non-science and engineering doctorates earned by U.S. citizens, by major field and race/ethnicity: 1975–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-17 Women's share of doctorates earned by U.S. citizens, by race/ethnicity: 1975–79 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-18 Age of Ph.D.s at graduation, by broad field of doctorate: 1960–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-19 Age of Ph.D.s at graduation, by sex: 1960–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-20 Disabilities of Ph.D.s: 1993–99, aggregate Excel file. PDF file.
3-21 Married Ph.D.s, by broad field of doctorate: 1960–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-22 Married Ph.D.s, by sex and citizenship status: 1960–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-23 Marital status of Ph.D.s with dependents, by sex: 1960–64 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-24 Married U.S. citizen Ph.D.s, by race/ethnicity: 1975–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-25 Ph.D.s whose parents both have a college degree, by selected characteristics of the Ph.D.: 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
3-26 Educational attainment of Ph.D.s' parents compared with the U.S. national population: 1999 Excel file. PDF file.
3-27 Educational attainment of Ph.D.s' parents: 1965–99 Excel file. PDF file.

Chapter 4. Path to the Doctorate

Figure Title Excel PDF
4-1 Ph.D.s who ever attended a 2-year college, by broad field of doctorate: 1971–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-2 Ph.D.s who ever attended a 2-year college, by major field of doctorate: 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-3 Ph.D.s who ever attended a 2-year college, by sex and citizenship status: 1971–74 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-4 U.S. citizen Ph.D.s who ever attended a 2-year college, by race/ethnicity: 1975–79 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-5 Ph.D.s with baccalaureates from foreign institutions, by citizenship status: 1960–64 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-6 Ph.D.s with baccalaureates from foreign institutions, by broad field of doctorate: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-7 Ph.D.s without master's degrees, by major field of doctorate: 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-8 Major field of Ph.D.s' bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees: 1960–64 Excel file. PDF file.
4-9 Major field of Ph.D.s' bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees: 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-10 Ph.D.s whose bachelor's and doctoral degrees are in the same major field and whose master's and doctoral degrees are in the same major field: 1960–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-11 Ph.D.s with bachelor's and doctoral degrees in the same major field, by field of degree: 1960–64 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-12 Ph.D.s with bachelor's and doctoral degrees in the same major field, by sex and citizenship status: 1960–64 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-13 U.S. citizen Ph.D.s with bachelor's and doctoral degrees in the same major field, by race/ethnicity: 1975–79 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-14 Total time to doctorate, by broad field of study: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-15 Registered time to doctorate, by broad field of study: 1960–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-16 Total time to doctorate and registered time to doctorate, by sex: 1960–64 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-17 Total time to doctorate and registered time to doctorate, by citizenship status: 1960–64 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
4-18 U.S. citizens' total time to doctorate and registered time to doctorate, by race/ethnicity: 1975–79 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.

Chapter 5. Baccalaureate and Doctoral Institutions

Figure Title Excel PDF
5-1 Baccalaureate institutions of Ph.D.s, distributed by control of institution: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
5-2 Top 50 U.S. baccalaureate institutions of Ph.D.s: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
5-3 Black, U.S. citizen Ph.D.s with baccalaureates, master's degrees, or doctorates awarded by an HBCU: 1975–79 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
5-4 Doctorates awarded, by region of doctoral institution: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
5-5 Doctorates awarded, by location of doctoral institution: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
5-6 Institutions that ever awarded a doctorate, by period of first doctoral award: pre-1920 and 5-year periods from 1920 to 1999 Excel file. PDF file.
5-7 Doctoral awards by institutions that began granting doctorates before 1920: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
5-8 Doctoral institutions of Ph.D.s, distributed by control of institution: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
5-9 Control of doctoral institutions of Ph.D.s, by broad field of doctorate: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
5-10 Control of baccalaureate and doctoral institutions of Ph.D.s: 1920–24 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
5-11 Doctorates awarded, by Carnegie classification of institution: 1990 and 1999 Excel file. PDF file.
5-12 Carnegie classifications of Ph.D.s' doctoral institutions, by sex and citizenship status of Ph.D.: 1990–99 Excel file. PDF file.
5-13 Carnegie classifications of U.S. citizen Ph.D.s' doctoral institutions, by race/ethnicity of Ph.D.: 1990–99 Excel file. PDF file.
5-14 Top 50 U.S. doctoral institutions of Ph.D.s, by number of doctorates awarded: 1920–99 Excel file. PDF file.
5-15 Doctorates awarded to black U.S. citizens by HBCUs: 1975–99 Excel file. PDF file.

Chapter 6. After the Doctorate

Figure Title Excel PDF
6-1 Postgraduation plans of Ph.D.s: 1970–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-2 Ph.D.s with definite postgraduation plans, by major field of doctorate: 1970–74 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-3 U.S. citizen and permanent resident Ph.D.s with definite postgraduation plans, by race/ethnicity: 1975–79 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-4 Location and kinds of postgraduation plans of Ph.D.s with definite plans: 1970–74 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-5 Ph.D.s with definite plans to stay in the United States after graduation, by major field of doctorate: 1970–74 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-6 Ph.D.s with definite plans to stay in the United States after graduation, by citizenship status: 1970–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-7 Non-U.S. citizen Ph.D.s with definite plans to stay in the United States after graduation, by visa status: 1970–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-8 Non-U.S. citizen Ph.D.s with definite plans to stay in the United States after graduation, by region of origin: 1970–74 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-9 Top 10 origins of non-U.S. citizen Ph.D.s with definite plans to stay in the United States after graduation, by visa status: 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-10 Ph.D.s with definite plans for U.S. postgraduation employment and study: 1970–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-11 Ph.D.s with definite plans for U.S. postgraduation study, by major field of doctorate: 1970–74 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-12 U.S. citizen and permanent resident Ph.D.s with definite plans for U.S. postgraduation study, by race/ethnicity: 1975–79 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-13 Financial support mechanisms of Ph.D.s with U.S. postgraduation study commitments: 1970–74 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-14 Financial support mechanisms of Ph.D.s with U.S. postgraduation study commitments, by sex and citizenship status: 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-15 Sources of support for Ph.D.s with U.S. postgraduation study commitments: 1975–79 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-16 U.S. government as main support for Ph.D.s with U.S. postgraduation study commitments, by major field of doctorate: 1975–79 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-17 Study settings of Ph.D.s with U.S. postgraduation study commitments: 1970–74 and 1995–96 Excel file. PDF file.
6-18 Ph.D.s with definite plans for U.S. postgraduation employment, by citizenship status: 1970–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-19 Employment sectors of Ph.D.s with U.S. postgraduation work commitments: 1970–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-20 Employment sectors of Ph.D.s with U.S. postgraduation work commitments, by sex and citizenship status: 1970–74 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-21 Employment sectors of U.S. citizen and permanent resident Ph.D.s with U.S. postgraduation work commitments, by race/ethnicity: 1975–79 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-22 Primary work activities of Ph.D.s with U.S. postgraduation work commitments: 1970–74 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-23 Ph.D.s with postgraduation work commitments in same state as doctoral institution, by major field of doctorate: 1970–74 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-24 Top 20 destinations of Ph.D.s who left the state where the doctorate was received for postgraduation work commitments in another state: 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-25 Top 20 destinations of Ph.D.s with U.S. postgraduation work commitments: 1970–74 Excel file. PDF file.
6-26 Destinations of Ph.D.s with U.S. postgraduation work commitments: 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.
6-27 Employment destinations of U.S. citizen and permanent resident Ph.D.s with U.S. high school diplomas and U.S. postgraduation work commitments: 1970–74 and 1995–99 Excel file. PDF file.

 

Front Matter

Chapter 1. Introduction

Chapter 2. Historical Background

Chapter 3. Field Choices and Demographic Characteristics of Doctorate Recipients

Chapter 4. Path to the Doctorate

Chapter 5. Baccalaureate and Doctoral Institutions

Chapter 6. After the Doctorate

Appendix A. Detailed Doctoral Fields and Demographic Characteristics of Ph.D.s

Appendix B. Top 50 Baccalaureate and Doctoral Institutions and Doctorate Production by State

Appendix C. Technical Notes

Bibliography

List of Tables

List of Figures

Figure Reference Tables (web only)

Supplemental Tables (web only)

 


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