Master's Degrees Awarded by Discipline

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Master's Degrees Awarded graph

OSSHE Master's Degrees Awarded by Discipline
1995-96 Compared to 1980-81

 
 

1980-81

1995-96

Discipline

N

%

N

%

 
Agriculture/Forestry

150

6.1%

121

4.5%

Architecture

69

2.8%

107

4.0%

Biological Sciences

58

2.4%

42

1.6%

Business

241

9.8%

385

14.3%

Communications/Journalism

31

1.3%

12

0.4%

Computer Science

23

0.9%

46

1.7%

Education

1,056

42.8%

862

32.0%

Engineering

93

3.8%

207

7.7%

Health Sciences

31

1.3%

82

3.0%

Humanities/Fine Arts

145

5.9%

211

7.8%

Mathematics

38

1.5%

47

1.7%

Physical Sciences

87

3.5%

78

2.9%

Social Sciences

150

6.1%

178

6.6%

All Other*

296

12.0%

312

11.6%

 
Total

2,468

100.0%

2,690

100.0%

 
NOTE: Excludes OHSU.
*Other includes degrees awarded in area, ethnic and cultural studies; marketing operations, marketing and distribution; home economics; interdisciplinary/multi-disciplinary studies; parks, recreation, leisure and fitness studies; science technologies; protective services, and public administration and services.
Source: OSSHE Institutional Research Services, 1980-81 and 1995-96 IPEDS Completions Survey.


Revised: October 1996

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