Minorities in Physics



Credit: APS/Source: IPEDS Completion Survey by Race

This graph shows the percentage of bachelor, master and doctorate degrees awarded to underrepresented minorities (URMs) in physics at US institutions.  In this case, URMs include African Americans, Hispanics and Native Americans.  The percentage is calculated using degrees awarded to temporary residents, US citizens and permanent residents.

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