Chemistry


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

PhD AdmissionsFall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Applications369347356
Admissions offers (Selectivity)58 (16%)72 (21%)77 (22%)
New doctoral students (Yield)16 (28%)35 (49%)33 (41%)
PhD EnrollmentFall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Total enrollment143154137
Female49%45%42%
Male51%55%58%
International32%34%37%
U.S. citizen or permanent resident68%66%63%
PhD Enrollment, U.S. Citizen or
Permanent Resident, by Race
Fall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Black or African American10%7%5%
Asian2%4%2%
Hispanic of any race8%7%8%
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White67%67%70%
Two or more races3%3%3%
Not indicated9%12%11%
PhD Degrees and Completion2018-192017-185 Year Average
Number of degrees awarded211119
Median years to PhD5.35.35.3
Average adjusted years to PhD5.34.95.3
Percent of students who entered
between 2007-08 and 2011-12, and
completed the PhD as
of August 31, 2019
71%