Epidemiology


Percentages are rounded to whole numbers and do not always add to 100.

PhD AdmissionsFall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Applications173174162
Admissions offers (Selectivity)16 (9%)15 (9%)19 (12%)
New doctoral students (Yield)7 (44%)11 (73%)11 (59%)
PhD EnrollmentFall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Total enrollment595953
Female71%69%69%
Male29%31%31%
International19%17%13%
U.S. citizen or permanent resident81%83%87%
PhD Enrollment, U.S. Citizen or
Permanent Resident, by Race
Fall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Black or African American10%12%11%
Asian23%18%18%
Hispanic of any race2%2%3%
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White56%57%59%
Two or more races4%4%3%
Not indicated4%6%6%
PhD Degrees and Completion2018-192017-185 Year Average
Number of degrees awarded679
Median years to PhD4.74.74.7
Average adjusted years to PhD5.24.94.8
Percent of students who entered
between 2007-08 and 2011-12, and
completed the PhD as
of August 31, 2019
91%