Figure E-1. Minority share of S&E and non-S&E master's degrees: 1995–2008
Figure Updated: June 2010
NOTES: Underrepresented minority refers to blacks, Hispanics, and American Indians/Alaska Natives. Race/ethnicity breakouts are for U.S. citizens and permanent residents only. Data not available for 1999. Data based on degree-granting institutions eligible to participate in Title IV federal financial aid programs and do not match data published before 2009 that were based on accredited higher education institutions.
SOURCE: National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, special tabulations of U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, Completions Survey, 1995–2008.