Educational Studies

Percentages are rounded to whole numbers and do not always add to 100. “Five Year Average” of admissions and enrollment data reflect data from 2012-13 through fall semester 2016.  “Five Year Average” of degree data reflects data from 2011-12 through 2015-16.

Educational Studies does not currently admit new students. The most recent cohort entered in the fall of 2012.

PhD Program Data

Fall 2016

Fall 2015

5 Year Average

PhD Admissions

Number of applications
Number of admissions offers (Selectivity) 3
Number of new doctoral students (Yield)

PhD Enrollment

Total enrollment 1 6 9
Female 100% 100% 78%
Male 22%
International 100% 17% 6%
U.S. citizen or permanent resident 0% 83% 94%

PhD Enrollment, U.S. Citizen or
Permanent Resident, by Race

Black or African American 60% 65%
Asian 6%
Hispanic of any race 6%
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White 20% 12%
Two or more races (includes Hispanic)
Not indicated 20% 12%

PhD Degrees


5 Year Average

Number of degrees awarded 5 5
Median years to PhD 4.9 4.9
Average adjusted years to PhD 5.8 5.4
Percent of students who entered between
2004-05 and 2008-09, and completed
the PhD as of August 31, 2016

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Explanatory Notes