Behavioral Sciences and Health Education

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

PhD Program Data

Fall 2017

Fall 2016

5 Year Average

PhD Admissions

Number of applications 69 74 62
Number of admissions offers (Selectivity) 8 (12%) 7 (9%) 8 (14%)
Number of new doctoral students (Yield) 5 (63%) 5 (71%) 5 (62%)

PhD Enrollment

Total enrollment 26 24 24
Female 81% 75% 77%
Male 19% 25% 23%
International 12% 17% 14%
U.S. citizen or permanent resident 88% 83% 86%

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

Black or African American 22% 30% 20%
Asian
Hispanic of any race 13% 10% 11%
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White 48% 45% 55%
Two or more races 4% 1%
Not indicated 13% 15% 13%

PhD Degrees

2016-17

2015-16

5 Year Average

Number of degrees awarded 3 4 3
Median years to PhD 5.9 4.5 4.9
Average adjusted years to PhD 5.8 4.7 4.9
Percent of students who entered between
2005-06 and 2009-10, and completed
the PhD as of August 31, 2017
100

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