2012 Statistics: US Graduate Degrees Earned

ImageThe IECA newsletter that just arrived in the mail included these interesting statistics on US graduate school degrees awarded in 2012. (The statistics were compiled by the 2012 CGS/GRE Graduate Enrollment and Degrees.)

We list these for you, ranked by popularity (overall percentage of degrees offered).

Master’s Degrees Awarded- 2012                           Doctoral Degrees Awarded- 2012

23.4%                                            Education                                                     13% 

22.3%                                            Business                                                       2.6%

10.4                                                Health Sciences                                         17.9%

7.4                                                  Social/Behavioral Sciences                        13.0%

5.9%                                              Public Administration                                   

5.7                                                  Arts/Humanities                                             8.9%

4.4%                                              Math/Computer                                              4.9%

3.3%                                              Biological/Agricultural Sciences                   `13.0%

1.5%                                              Physical/Earth Sciences                                  8.3%                             

                                                       Engineering                                                   13.6%

 

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