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Table 337. Bachelor's degrees conferred by degree-granting institutions, by field of study and state or jurisdiction: 2009-10
State or jurisdiction Total Humani- ties1 Psycho- logy Social sciences and history Natural sci- ences2 Computer sciences Engin- eering3 Education Business/ manage- ment Health professions and related clinical sciences Other fields4
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
United States 1,650,014 280,993 97,216 172,780 125,809 39,589 88,729 101,265 358,293 129,634 255,706
Alabama 25,686 2,332 1,234 1,556 1,825 509 1,737 2,597 6,845 2,451 4,600
Alaska 1,619 242 115 152 168 32 152 72 310 152 224
Arizona 44,339 4,679 2,868 2,190 2,041 2,503 1,331 2,376 14,862 4,995 6,494
Arkansas 12,523 1,880 545 849 952 204 511 1,314 2,600 1,507 2,161
California 164,234 34,413 11,599 23,324 15,301 3,548 8,869 2,735 30,862 8,665 24,918
                       
Colorado 28,546 5,089 1,609 3,105 2,358 667 2,010 225 7,091 1,647 4,745
Connecticut 19,483 4,032 1,631 3,012 1,483 192 700 657 3,582 1,541 2,653
Delaware 5,505 697 279 604 273 96 240 514 1,459 434 909
District of Columbia 8,927 1,284 513 2,685 534 211 202 71 1,893 479 1,055
Florida 83,471 10,439 4,866 7,810 4,906 2,129 4,083 5,609 21,078 7,397 15,154
                       
Georgia 42,452 6,326 2,241 3,962 3,226 1,191 2,329 4,167 10,133 3,089 5,788
Hawaii 5,401 935 357 677 369 105 157 277 1,297 440 787
Idaho 9,466 1,335 424 656 682 238 430 1,132 1,777 1,068 1,724
Illinois 70,847 11,825 3,852 6,308 4,858 2,324 3,300 6,220 16,344 4,772 11,044
Indiana 41,687 6,526 1,702 2,975 2,630 879 3,371 4,060 9,287 4,050 6,207
                       
Iowa 30,323 3,619 2,465 3,365 1,548 663 1,294 1,921 8,208 1,919 5,321
Kansas 17,835 3,180 744 1,402 1,014 293 1,130 1,736 3,829 1,542 2,965
Kentucky 20,389 3,212 912 1,642 1,479 255 952 2,179 4,241 1,685 3,832
Louisiana 20,893 3,688 1,119 1,501 1,685 316 1,228 1,571 4,592 2,343 2,850
Maine 7,088 1,124 432 1,020 727 74 394 680 836 772 1,029
                       
Maryland 28,012 4,216 1,819 3,970 2,502 1,677 1,171 1,231 5,509 1,847 4,070
Massachusetts 52,223 9,974 3,647 7,572 4,567 1,079 2,961 1,362 10,007 3,589 7,465
Michigan 56,061 7,087 2,873 4,593 4,318 1,393 4,670 4,012 12,713 5,163 9,239
Minnesota 31,952 5,715 1,829 3,079 3,126 813 1,383 2,387 6,987 2,100 4,533
Mississippi 12,953 1,607 723 822 1,078 151 604 1,921 2,981 1,143 1,923
                       
Missouri 39,670 5,354 2,402 2,461 2,543 927 1,861 3,320 10,097 4,651 6,054
Montana 5,232 745 256 487 491 51 432 508 978 316 968
Nebraska 12,596 1,192 602 969 833 372 459 1,226 3,510 1,441 1,992
Nevada 7,345 962 430 560 435 200 307 542 1,996 673 1,240
New Hampshire 9,396 1,578 685 1,193 585 152 389 511 2,156 548 1,599
                       
New Jersey 36,025 7,102 2,983 4,718 3,119 704 1,727 2,029 6,864 1,928 4,851
New Mexico 7,774 1,302 418 587 592 177 438 882 1,595 633 1,150
New York 123,703 26,607 8,997 15,415 9,072 2,843 5,674 7,362 23,914 8,562 15,257
North Carolina 46,826 5,813 2,888 5,318 4,018 883 2,481 4,107 9,111 3,667 8,540
North Dakota 5,727 513 208 225 306 148 464 577 1,386 731 1,169
                       
Ohio 61,085 9,296 2,916 5,552 4,145 1,125 3,788 5,223 12,980 6,401 9,659
Oklahoma 19,535 3,281 794 1,154 1,262 281 1,207 1,834 4,286 1,950 3,486
Oregon 18,873 4,262 1,105 2,638 1,451 366 905 605 3,235 1,466 2,840
Pennsylvania 87,162 14,050 4,720 8,229 7,256 2,648 5,210 6,021 18,566 7,935 12,527
Rhode Island 10,647 1,550 522 1,061 766 214 462 681 2,677 566 2,148
                       
South Carolina 21,905 3,010 1,236 2,292 1,996 376 943 2,025 5,539 1,441 3,047
South Dakota 4,976 456 219 407 381 148 432 478 794 733 928
Tennessee 29,857 6,609 1,732 2,525 1,969 525 1,352 1,395 6,114 2,610 5,026
Texas 104,657 22,541 5,465 8,926 8,158 1,481 5,805 2,242 23,410 7,829 18,800
Utah 21,931 3,040 1,024 2,280 1,580 923 1,130 2,294 4,265 1,771 3,624
                       
Vermont 5,888 1,295 375 996 488 209 206 288 846 272 913
Virginia 45,324 9,736 3,174 6,141 3,623 1,453 2,578 891 9,241 2,896 5,591
Washington 30,551 7,105 1,502 4,405 2,660 764 1,567 1,413 5,321 1,755 4,059
West Virginia 12,032 2,424 480 961 755 269 577 846 2,151 1,134 2,435
Wisconsin 34,110 5,138 1,571 3,395 3,119 724 1,775 2,683 7,489 2,758 5,458
Wyoming 1,791 147 98 142 186 17 145 256 225 177 398
                       
U.S. Service Academies 3,481 429 16 912 370 67 1,206 0 224 0 257
                       
Other jurisdictions 18,213 1,226 687 700 1,398 518 1,388 3,201 4,980 1,706 2,409
Guam 338 32 14 17 15 10 0 66 93 23 68
Northern Marianas 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 0 0 0
Puerto Rico 17,604 1,186 649 675 1,336 502 1,388 3,104 4,762 1,667 2,335
U.S. Virgin Islands 252 8 24 8 47 6 0 12 125 16 6
1 Includes degrees in area, ethnic, cultural, and gender studies; English language and literature/letters; foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics; liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities; multi/interdisciplinary studies; philosophy and religious studies; theology and religious vocations; and visual and performing arts.
2 Includes biological and biomedical sciences; physical sciences; science technologies/technicians; and mathematics and statistics.
3 Includes engineering; engineering technologies/technicians; mechanic and repair technologies/technicians; and construction trades.
4 Includes agriculture, agricultural operations, and related sciences; natural resources and conservation; architecture and related services; communication, journalism, and related programs; communications technologies/technicians and support services; family and consumer services/human sciences; legal professions and studies; library science; military technologies; parks, recreation, leisure, and fitness studies; security and protective services; public administration and social service professions; transportation and materials moving; and not classified by field of study.
NOTE: Degree-granting institutions grant associate’s or higher degrees and participate in Title IV federal financial aid programs.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Fall 2010, Completions component. (This table was prepared July 2011.)
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