Minorities in Physics

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Credit: APS/Source: IPEDS Completion Survey by Race

This graph shows the percentage of bachelors, masters', and doctoral degrees awarded to underrepresented ethnic and racial minorities (URMs) in physics at US institutions. In this case, URMs include African Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Native Americans. Degrees awarded to temporary residents were excluded from calculations.

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