University of California 2010 Accountability Report

Indicator 58
Graduate Professional Students by Gender and Discipline, 1998-99 to 2008-09

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

Overall, about 53 percent of all professional degree students were women in 2008-09.

However, as this graph shows, the proportion of professional degree students who are women varies by discipline-lowest in business and highest in education.

Source: UCOP Corporate Student System.

"Other Health" includes dentistry, nursing, optometry, pharmacy, public health and veterinary medicine; "Other Disciplines" includes programs such as architecture, library and information science, public policy and social welfare, among 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.