1996-97 Insert to Graduate Study Survey Table 10

Doctoral Students

U.S. Departments Canadian Departments
Service Provider Non-Service Provider All Fields Service Provider Non-Service Provider All Fields
Total number of doctoral students who began full-time study in Doctoral programs in Fall 1990 2,233 1,315 3,921 84 136 242
Percentage who currently:
Have already been awarded a doctoral degree 52 39 45 24 38 30
Are still enrolled in the program and working toward their doctorates (e.g., taking classes, doing pre-doctoral internships, or working on a dissertation) 34 32 35 56 39 48
Are not working toward the degree, but have not formally left the program 2 3 3 1 2 2
Have formally left the program without completing the doctorate 10 21 15 18 18 18
Other states 2 5 3 1 2 2
Number of departments reporting 215 214 228 15 15 16

 

Master's Students

U.S. Departments Canadian Departments
Service Provider Non-Service Provider All Fields Service Provider Non-Service Provider All Fields
Total number of Master's students who began full-time study in Master's programs in Fall 1993 2,748 1,089 4,185 19 27 46
Percentage who currently:
Have already been awarded a master's degree 71 68 69 a a a
Are still enrolled in the program and working toward their master's (e.g., taking classes or working on a thesis) 14 20 16 a a a
Are not working toward the degree, but have not formally left the program 6 3 5 a a a
Have formally left the program without completing the master's 9 8 9 a a a
Other states 0 1 0 a a a
Number of departments reporting 165 166 183 4 4 4

 

SOURCE: 1996-1997 Insert to Graduate Study, Research Office, APA. June 1998.

Note: "All Fields" columns include students whose program areas were not reported. Column percentages may not total to 100% due to rounding.

a = Summary statistics are not reported when N of departments is less than 10.