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ERIC Number: ED262708
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Pages: 31
Abstractor: N/A
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Degrees and Other Formal Awards Conferred, 1983-84.
Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg. Bureau of Information Systems.
Data on degrees and other formal awards conferred in 1983-1984 in Pennsylvania colleges and universities are presented, including a brief narrative section on trends. Detailed statistical tables cover the following: associate and higher degrees conferred by level of program, 1983-1984; bachelor's degrees conferred in selected major fields of study, 1974-1975 through 1983-1984; associate and higher degrees conferred by sex, 1974-1984; associate and higher degrees conferred by institutional category and level of program, 1974-1984; associate and higher degrees conferred by field of study and level of program and sex, 1983-1984; and degrees and other formal awards conferred by institution by level of program, 1983-1984. A total of 96,801 associate and higher degrees were granted, broken down by level as follows: 21,417 associate, 56,541 bachelor's, 3,812 first-professional, 13,173 master's, and 1,858 doctor's. Additional findings include: 49.5 percent of all degrees were granted to women; 24 percent of all bachelor's degrees were in business and management, up from 13.7 percent in 1974-1975; and the number of associate degrees increased 6,875, up 47.3 percent since 1974-1975. (SW)
Pennsylvania Department of Education, 333 Market Street, Harrisburg, PA 17126-0333.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg. Bureau of Information Systems.
Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania