Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies


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

PhD AdmissionsFall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Applications137117108
Admissions offers (Selectivity)7 (5%)7 (6%)6 (6%)
New doctoral students (Yield)3 (43%)2 (29%)3 (59%)
PhD EnrollmentFall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Total enrollment212122
Female81%86%89%
Male19%14%11%
International29%29%31%
U.S. citizen or permanent resident71%71%69%
PhD Enrollment, U.S. Citizen or
Permanent Resident, by Race
Fall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Black or African American20%20%19%
Asian7%7%3%
Hispanic of any race7%1%
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White47%53%50%
Two or more races13%13%12%
Not indicated7%7%15%
PhD Degrees and Completion2018-192017-185 Year Average
Number of degrees awarded323
Median years to PhD5.78.76.7
Average adjusted years to PhD5.78.56.6
Percent of students who entered
between 2007-08 and 2011-12, and
completed the PhD as
of August 31, 2019
75%