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All Abstracts > Statistical Abstract of the United States > 2003 Edition > Education > Master's and Doctorate's Degrees Earned by Field
Table 302

Master's and Doctorate's Degrees Earned by Field

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1971197619791980198119821983198419851986198719881989199019911992199319941995199631997319983199932000320013
Master's and Doctorate's Degrees Earned by Field                         
Doctorate's DegreesAgriculture And Natural ResourcesFemale31             232251294296302336333371379370390
Percent Female2.9             19.620.725.123.223.926.427.428.530.431.334.2
Total1,0869289509911,0671,0791,1491,1721,2131,1581,0491,1421,1831,2951,1851,2141,1731,2781,2641,2711,2171,3021,2481,1811,139
Architecture And Related ProgramsFemale3             3439435046454251434470
Percent Female8.3             25.229.529.131.132.631.931.138.935.034.145.8
Total36829679938097848973929886103135132148161141141135131123129153
Area, Ethnic And Cultural StudiesFemale24             73658880106908786107111134
Percent Female16.7             43.741.949.451.657.048.947.847.554.351.260.9
Total144188135151162102155141140159134142114131167155178155186184182181197217220
Biological Sciences/life SciencesFemale595             1,5161,6231,7711,8441,8742,0072,0742,1091,9502,1452,028
Percent Female16.3             37.038.339.940.740.342.043.142.542.244.144.1
Total3,6453,3923,5423,6363,7183,7433,3413,4373,4323,3583,4193,6293,5203,8444,0934,2434,4354,5344,6454,7804,8124,9614,6194,8674,600
Business Management And Administrative ServicesFemale21             309289377384380394389405358382397
Percent Female2.8             26.123.328.028.227.328.829.131.429.831.933.6
Total7579008217537958157769298319341,0621,0631,1001,0931,1851,2421,3461,3641,3941,3681,3361,2901,2021,1961,180
Communications And TechnologiesFemale19             123123155171159155145188169189180
Percent Female13.1             44.948.251.549.649.544.948.352.448.052.948.6
Total145204192193182200214219234223275234253273274255301345321345300359352357370
Computer And Information SciencesFemale3             92103116125161126136140151131136
Percent Female2.3             13.613.314.415.418.214.515.916.318.916.917.7
Total128244236240252251262251248344374428551627676772805810884867857858800777768
EducationFemale1,270             3,5744,0814,1634,2024,2844,1514,2394,2504,4184,4114,356
Percent Female21.0             57.859.559.260.862.062.262.863.264.664.664.9
Total6,0417,2027,1707,3147,2796,9997,0576,9116,6126,6056,4076,0606,3376,5026,1876,8647,0306,9086,9056,6766,7516,7296,8416,8306,716
Engineering And Engineering TechnologyFemale23             485527560664729800764733778835922
Percent Female0.6             9.29.69.611.111.912.512.312.214.315.516.5
Total3,6382,8212,5062,5072,5612,6362,8312,9813,2303,4103,8184,1914,5234,9815,2725,4995,8435,9796,1286,3806,2105,9945,4275,3905,577
English Language And Literature/lettersFemale475             667736791776896945905969928957908
Percent Female28.8             56.357.859.057.757.461.657.559.160.358.860.3
Total1,6501,6721,3141,2941,1641,1019911,0181,0419919619811,0221,0781,1841,2731,3411,3441,5611,5351,5751,6391,5401,6281,506
FemaleTotal4,577             14,53815,10216,05916,63317,53017,81118,73019,34618,93119,78020,176
Foreign LanguagesFemale342             413472475531510489530553523540546
Percent Female34.6             54.555.557.259.956.455.857.957.757.959.061.1
Total9881,076831755804748673659635672661602632724758850830886905876915959904915894
Health SciencesFemale77             9199631,0141,1131,2021,2001,4961,5531,4981,6381,739
Percent Female16.5             57.058.057.458.558.156.656.062.559.161.260.9
Total4665777187868429251,1551,1641,1991,2411,2131,2611,4371,5361,6131,6611,7671,9022,0692,1192,6722,4842,5352,6762,855
Home EconomicsFemale75             191222248272289297287316264274282
Percent Female61.0             75.575.871.974.574.571.775.174.573.176.872.7
Total123178219192247247255277273311296307264301253293345365388414382424361357388
Law And Legal StudiesFemale0             25182116263222292425139
Percent Female0             27.826.524.420.329.535.227.243.941.433.848.6
Total2076464060227212110554120897611190688679889181665874286
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And HumanitiesFemale10             3437433449424344364252
Percent Female31.3             48.655.253.142.554.456.055.850.646.250.651.0
Total32162367192121155215173112905666726370678180907577877883102
Library ScienceFemale11             3434513135433031394938
Percent Female28.2             60.768.066.268.963.681.165.264.670.972.165.5
Total39717073718452748762574661425650774555534648556858
MathematicsFemale95             199231283253271247283323294276295
Percent Female7.6             19.221.323.821.922.120.424.125.726.225.028.8
Total1,2499097697637757217317437347777597969159661,0361,0821,1891,1571,2261,2091,1741,2591,1241,1061,024
Multi/interdisciplinary StudiesFemale4             92878176109223219225217181204
Percent Female6.8             41.837.741.333.545.850.648.644.349.247.149.4
Total59111342209158238225249219263247224212272220231196227238441451508441384413
Parks And RecreationFemale1             1320334662394854445980
Percent Female50.0             46.432.830.639.741.637.544.441.932.144.045.2
Total2152521423333273639322935352861108116149104108129137134177
Philosophy, Religion, And TheologyFemale50             250292323358358381427410377541449
Percent Female5.8             16.316.817.318.117.118.421.520.018.624.321.7
Total8661,5871,6471,6931,6861,6521,6121,6461,6121,6621,6511,6041,6311,7561,5351,7341,8651,9762,0982,0701,9882,0452,0262,2292,065
Physical Sciences And Science TechnologiesFemale246             8439629611,0081,0551,0561,0301,1541,0161,0241,064
Percent Female5.6             19.721.921.921.723.523.123.025.224.225.526.8
Total4,3903,4313,1023,0893,1413,2863,2693,3063,4033,5513,6733,8093,8584,1644,2904,3914,3934,6504,4834,5714,4744,5714,1904,0183,976
Protective ServicesFemale0             161191112161614192416
Percent Female0             57.145.828.144.046.242.151.635.939.646.236.4
Total191518212438313321183226382824322526383139485244
PsychologyFemale515             2,4122,0142,2362,2172,3912,4522,7032,7482,8632,9053,184
Percent Female24.0             61.359.761.262.262.666.166.767.567.467.468.3
Total2,1443,1573,2283,3953,5763,4613,6023,5353,4473,5933,5603,4803,6853,8113,9323,3733,6513,5633,8223,7114,0534,0734,2484,3104,659
Public Administration And ServicesFemale42             240228244281282279275276293310311
Percent Female24.1             55.852.853.254.150.755.953.155.355.157.754.2
Total174292315342362372347420431382398470428508430432459519556499518499532537574
Social Sciences1Female507             1,0561,0921,2571,3101,4061,4211,5101,6821,5851,6881,628
Percent Female13.9             35.133.936.336.137.737.837.940.841.141.241.4
Total3,6604,1573,3713,2303,1223,0612,9312,9112,8512,9552,9162,7812,8853,0103,0123,2183,4603,6273,7253,7603,9894,1273,8554,0953,930
Unclassified2Female0             3241801815121623523929
Percent Female0             43.431.616.241.75.328.633.641.233.354.946.0
Total3334320003057961258747569111361974828567163
Visual And Performing ArtsFemale138             372402404469535543535597556590599
Percent Female22.2             44.444.445.844.549.550.950.551.349.252.451.3
Total6216207006556546706927306967227937277538498389068821,0541,0801,0671,0601,1631,1301,1271,167
TotalPercent Female14.3             37.037.138.138.539.439.940.842.042.944.144.9
Total32,10734,06432,73032,61532,95832,70732,77533,20932,94333,65334,04134,87035,72038,37139,29440,65942,13243,18544,44644,65245,87646,01044,07744,80844,904
Master's DegreesAgriculture And Natural ResourcesFemale144             1,1351,3221,4881,6041,7011,9191,9081,9232,0362,0132,027
Percent Female5.9             34.435.437.538.940.042.042.243.046.146.047.3
Total2,4573,3403,9943,9764,0034,1634,2544,1783,9283,8013,5223,4793,2453,3823,2953,7353,9654,1194,2524,5694,5164,4754,4174,3754,281
Architecture And Related ProgramsFemale236             1,2461,3691,4321,5151,6131,6321,6981,8101,7781,7601,787
Percent Female13.8             35.737.637.638.441.140.942.141.642.641.241.5
Total1,7053,2153,1133,1393,1533,3273,3573,2233,2753,2603,1633,1593,3833,4993,4903,6403,8083,9433,9233,9934,0344,3474,1724,2684,302
Area, Ethnic And Cultural StudiesFemale395             626697791865874915912908900947979
Percent Female38.3             49.650.351.953.053.353.455.256.260.059.561.1
Total1,0329958538528048098458979049458649111,0161,2121,2631,3851,5231,6331,6391,7131,6511,6171,5001,5911,601
Biological Sciences/life SciencesFemale1,923             2,4632,4842,4132,7312,7913,2553,4313,2803,3533,4253,655
Percent Female33.6             51.751.950.752.651.852.953.152.454.255.357.6
Total5,7286,5826,8316,5105,9785,8745,6965,4065,0595,0134,9524,7844,9614,8694,7654,7854,7565,1965,3936,1576,4666,2616,1926,1986,344
Business Management And Administrative ServicesFemale1,010             27,37229,93731,96434,10234,70035,29738,00839,45842,97244,71447,415
Percent Female3.9             35.035.435.736.537.037.638.938.639.839.840.7
Total25,97742,05449,85554,48457,39160,76364,75866,15066,99666,68967,09369,23073,06576,67678,25584,64289,61593,43793,80993,98297,619102,171108,085112,258116,475
Communications And TechnologiesFemale642             2,6252,7723,2293,3213,5013,4333,5973,7833,5863,5463,751
Percent Female34.6             60.562.162.061.362.461.364.261.363.863.365.2
Total1,8563,1262,8823,0823,1053,3273,6043,6563,6693,8233,8933,9254,2574,3624,3364,4645,2095,4195,6095,6045,6016,1755,6185,6055,751
Computer And Information SciencesFemale164             2,7612,6462,7532,6922,6992,7072,8503,2593,7924,7525,432
Percent Female10.3             29.627.827.125.826.126.728.229.031.033.333.9
Total1,5882,6033,0553,6474,2184,9355,3216,1907,1018,0708,4819,1979,4149,6779,3249,53010,16310,41610,32610,15110,09811,24612,25014,26416,038
EducationFemale49,301             66,89571,42473,83175,93077,43681,03984,28187,62191,16494,91998,828
Percent Female56.2             76.677.176.976.776.576.376.676.476.376.476.6
Total87,666126,061109,866101,81996,71391,60183,25075,66474,65474,80174,04576,56681,17484,88187,34392,66896,02898,938101,242106,253110,087114,691119,427124,240129,066
Engineering And Engineering TechnologyFemale185             3,5283,8344,2724,6004,8344,9254,8995,3905,2905,5545,808
Percent Female1.1             14.114.814.915.516.317.218.319.919.920.921.4
Total16,44316,34215,49516,24316,70917,93919,34420,65521,55521,65722,65423,38524,56824,77224,95825,97728,72629,75429,67028,56626,82727,08826,55826,52227,108
English Language And Literature/lettersFemale6,475             4,7304,9375,1235,1735,0815,0794,9895,1524,9744,8374,716
Percent Female60.6             67.366.365.865.664.864.364.666.166.566.967.9
Total10,6868,8096,6846,1895,9295,7725,0485,0105,1875,5185,4835,5625,9506,5677,0267,4507,7907,8857,8457,8937,7227,7957,4787,2306,941
FemaleTotal92,363             180,686190,996200,327210,985219,031227,220238,454245,789253,838265,264274,125
Foreign LanguagesFemale3,351             1,8821,9552,1362,2012,1412,1072,0731,9951,9731,9351,927
Percent Female64.2             67.266.866.866.968.367.467.468.269.069.668.8
Total5,2174,1903,0312,8542,6902,6572,4782,5812,4712,4942,3792,4692,5952,7602,8002,9263,1983,2883,1363,1243,0772,9272,8602,7802,801
Health SciencesFemale3,182             16,75618,37420,49122,21124,48926,37728,25630,50931,15532,83233,742
Percent Female55.3             79.079.779.779.378.479.078.677.776.877.377.4
Total5,74912,55615,48515,70416,51516,50317,04717,41117,38518,57318,39418,65719,26820,32121,20023,06525,71828,02531,24333,39835,95839,26040,58942,45643,617
Home EconomicsFemale1,364             1,7202,0032,0572,0162,3722,4212,4482,4202,4382,3732,385
Percent Female93.9             85.283.083.083.382.883.084.883.084.783.985.1
Total1,4522,1792,5102,6902,5702,3552,3852,4162,3752,2942,0642,0472,1642,1002,0192,4122,4792,4212,8642,9172,8882,9142,8802,8302,801
Law And Legal StudiesFemale46             6147727168248311,0001,0691,1581,3411,5581,602
Percent Female4.8             29.832.632.633.933.136.437.035.940.541.541.8
Total9551,4421,6471,8171,8321,8932,0911,8021,7961,9241,9431,8802,0131,8882,0572,3692,1972,4322,5112,7512,8863,2283,3083,7503,829
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And HumanitiesFemale395             1,4681,5241,5761,5831,6411,8171,7691,7781,9152,1132,056
Percent Female44.6             66.363.765.263.464.065.466.563.561.864.964.4
Total8852,6332,4522,6462,3752,4251,2861,7961,6961,5861,5811,8141,8501,9992,2132,3942,4162,4962,5652,7782,6612,8013,1013,2563,193
Library ScienceFemale5,690             3,7723,9013,9104,0764,0034,0283,8673,8563,7613,6303,756
Percent Female81.3             79.279.780.379.779.279.077.679.279.179.379.5
Total7,0018,0375,9065,3744,8594,5063,9043,7823,8703,5643,7833,6743,9064,3414,7634,8934,8715,1165,0575,0994,9824,8714,7524,5774,727
MathematicsFemale1,546             1,5951,5591,6121,5641,6381,5661,5421,4921,4391,5311,411
Percent Female27.1             39.538.939.638.139.238.840.841.041.544.941.8
Total5,6954,3153,5533,3823,0743,2633,3983,2443,4133,6073,7303,8673,9034,1464,0414,0114,0674,1004,1814,0313,7833,6433,4663,4123,373
Multi/interdisciplinary StudiesFemale205             8811,1311,2771,2701,3641,2651,6051,6011,6141,8911,801
Percent Female25.0             49.153.251.151.555.553.956.959.860.661.760.8
Total8211,1582,1342,3062,1442,5532,4992,4312,5832,6252,4822,5752,7622,8341,7962,1262,4982,4642,4572,3472,8192,6772,6633,0642,960
Parks And RecreationFemale65             2777087207808638401,0019711,0491,2401,290
Percent Female29.8             57.352.150.248.049.248.050.948.050.550.051.9
Total2185717556476435266086035965705605445355294831,3581,4341,6251,7551,7511,9662,0242,0762,4782,487
Philosophy, Religion, And TheologyFemale1,093             2,3432,4012,4332,4352,5672,5082,4572,4252,3542,7262,466
Percent Female27.1             37.537.938.038.638.839.139.540.439.139.539.5
Total4,0364,6464,7015,1265,4495,2165,9626,3645,6025,7196,0756,0046,0296,2656,2516,3316,4106,3066,6206,4096,2275,9996,0226,9056,240
Physical Sciences And Science TechnologiesFemale846             1,4721,4651,5581,6611,7401,8811,8111,9261,7751,7151,856
Percent Female13.3             27.727.329.029.230.232.232.635.934.435.436.5
Total6,3675,4665,4515,2195,2845,5145,2905,5765,7965,9025,6295,7335,7235,4495,3095,3745,3665,6795,7535,8475,5635,3615,1594,8415,082
Protective ServicesFemale20             3694525205357946617478289371,0751,085
Percent Female10.3             33.336.238.337.246.536.540.541.441.741.243.2
Total1941,1971,7291,8051,5381,3361,3001,2191,2351,0741,0191,0241,0471,1511,1081,2491,3571,4371,7061,8121,8452,0002,2492,6092,514
PsychologyFemale2,322             8,0207,2277,9288,78010,0289,97910,50110,04810,55410,91311,581
Percent Female40.6             70.770.772.472.172.072.473.273.174.175.476.2
Total5,71710,16710,1329,93810,2239,9479,9819,5259,8919,8459,5629,1809,94010,73011,34910,21510,95712,18113,92113,79214,35313,74714,24714,46515,196
Public Administration And ServicesFemale3,892             12,22613,47414,52915,42716,63117,30217,82418,11918,36918,78618,724
Percent Female50.0             68.370.070.470.770.871.471.972.173.773.474.1
Total7,78515,20917,30617,56017,80317,41616,04615,06015,57515,69216,43216,42417,02017,39917,90519,24320,63421,83323,50124,22924,78125,14424,92525,59425,268
R.o.t.c. And Military TechnologiesFemale0             00877440000
Percent Female0             007.45.65.62.92.90000
Total2038464349110127119831194900001081241241361360000
Social Sciences1Female4,706             5,2175,4655,8006,4096,6386,9196,9576,9786,9757,0426,975
Percent Female28.5             42.643.043.144.044.746.147.046.748.350.150.6
Total16,53915,95312,96312,17611,94512,00211,20510,57710,50310,56410,50610,41211,02311,63412,23312,70213,47114,56114,84515,01214,78714,93814,43114,06613,791
Unclassified2Female0             3,8661,8884199771514251,7935521341,191454
Percent Female0             43.341.630.342.210.724.933.034.116.647.635.3
Total63108134142120129911942994544334,8271,5432,3778,9294,5411,3812,3171,4051,7075,4411,6198082,5041,286
Visual And Performing ArtsFemale3,165             4,8275,2755,3415,6965,9035,9196,1576,5496,2106,2466,616
Percent Female47.4             55.856.456.657.457.457.657.958.857.857.258.0
Total6,6758,8178,5248,7088,6298,7468,7638,5268,7188,4208,5087,9398,2678,4818,6579,3539,4409,92510,27710,28010,62711,14510,75310,91811,404
TotalPercent Female40.1             53.654.154.254.555.155.956.957.157.758.058.5
Total230,509311,771301,079298,081295,739295,546289,921284,263286,251288,567289,349299,317310,621324,301337,168352,838369,585387,070397,629406,301419,401430,164439,986457,056468,476
Footnotes
1 Includes history.
2 Includes precision production trades and transportation and materials moving.
3 In this table, data beginning in 1996 reflect the new classification of institutions. See footnote 1, Table 277.
Source

U.S. National Center for Education Statistics, Digest of Education Statistics, annual.

<http://nces.ed.gov/>

 
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