Physics Degrees by Race

Physics Degrees by Race graph

Credit: APS/Source: IPEDS Completion Survey

This graph illustrates the percentage of physics degrees, bachelors and doctorates, awarded to various ethnicities.

  • The degree data is an average of three years (2013-2015) and is collected from the IPEDS Completion Survey by Race.
  • The White/Caucasian data is represented on a secondary axis. The percentage of college age students in each ethnicity is represented by the black lines on each column.
  • The population age examined is 20-24 year olds.
  • This data is collected from the U.S. Census.

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