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ERIC Number: EJ620071
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-5982
The Number of New PhD.'s Drops for the First Time since 1985.
Leatherman, Courtney
Chronicle of Higher Education, v47 n22 pA10-A11 Feb 9, 2001
For the first time in 14 years, the number of doctorates awarded by American research universities fell in 1999, with the biggest drops in engineering and physical sciences. Overall, for American citizens, the number of minority doctoral recipients increased by 5.1 percent, with Asian Americans and American Indians showing the largest increases. A sidebar presents related statistics. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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