Table 3-30
Temporary U.S. residents who received S&E doctorates in 2002, by program rating and year: 2003–07
(Percent)
 
Program rating Foreign doctorate
recipients (n)
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
 
All programs 7,850 70 67 65 63 63
Top-rated programs 2,611 69 65 62 60 59
All other programs 5,239 71 69 67 65 64
 

NOTE: Characterization of programs as "top-rated" by Finn, using ratings of faculty reputation in research from U.S. News and World Report and National Research Council.

SOURCE: Finn M, Stay rates of foreign doctorate recipients from U.S. universities: 2012, Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (forthcoming).

Science and Engineering Indicators 2012