ERIC Number: ED322856
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Earned Degrees Conferred: 1986-87 to 1992-93. Targeted Forecast.
National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
Data on earned degrees conferred are presented by level of degree, both estimated (1986-87 and 1987-88), and forecast (1988-89 to 1992-93). It is forecast that the number of bachelor's degrees for 1988-89 will remain unchanged from the 1987-88 level, while master's degrees will be down slightly. For 1988-89 through 1992-93, it is projected that the number of associate's degrees and bachelor's degrees will decrease, while the number of master's degrees, doctor's degrees, and first-professional degrees will remain stable. Technical notes explain the methodology, forecast accuracy, and data sources. (JDD)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
Note: Data Series: TF-89-3.0.