University of California 2010 Accountability Report

Indicator 31
Graduate Academic Degrees Awarded by Discipline, UC and Comparison Institutions, 2007-08

Data visualization. please download the source data for accessible information.

UC awards 7 percent of the nation's Ph.D.s.

Source: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Completions Survey.

Disciplinary categories were based on the two-digit Classification of Instruction Programs (CIP) codes as listed below.

  • Physical Science, Engineering, Technology, and Mathematics: 11, 14, 27, 40
  • Life Science: 01, 03, 06
  • Social Science: 42, 45, 52
  • Arts and Humanities: 10, 16, 23, 24, 38, 50, 54
  • Other Disciplines: all others

You may view or download a table of the raw data used to generate these charts in CSV files, which can be opened in spreadsheet programs such as Microsoft Excel or OpenOffice.