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Credit: APS/Source: IPEDS Completion Survey
This graph illustrates the percentage of physics Ph.D.s awarded to underrepresented racial and ethnic minorities (URMs), normalized to population. In this case, URMs include African Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Native Americans. Data is collected from 1995 to 2015 for degrees and from 1995 to 2015 for population.
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Physics Ph.D.s Awarded to URMs graph
Physics Ph.D.s Awarded to URMs data