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Table 371. Doctor's degrees conferred by the 60 institutions conferring the most doctor's degrees, by rank order: 2001-02 through 2010-11
Institution Rank
order1
Total, 2001-02 to 2010-11 2001-02 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
United States, all institutions 1,410,588 119,663 121,579 126,087 134,387 138,056 144,690 149,378 154,425 158,558 163,765
Total, 60 institutions conferring most doctorates 552,758 48,615 49,697 51,351 53,382 54,656 57,170 58,223 59,098 59,559 61,007
University of Florida 1 18,447 1,514 1,532 1,658 1,665 1,732 1,957 2,107 2,028 2,127 2,127
Nova Southeastern University 2 16,301 1,165 1,524 1,540 1,629 1,521 1,913 1,772 1,732 1,806 1,699
Ohio State University, Main Campus 3 15,012 1,392 1,314 1,342 1,432 1,549 1,501 1,611 1,617 1,596 1,658
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities 4 14,944 1,233 1,279 1,307 1,455 1,536 1,667 1,563 1,594 1,618 1,692
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 5 14,468 1,284 1,260 1,365 1,406 1,514 1,496 1,483 1,576 1,534 1,550
                         
University of Southern California 6 13,884 1,145 1,392 1,269 1,361 1,312 1,378 1,523 1,571 1,459 1,474
Harvard University 7 13,837 1,286 1,324 1,333 1,288 1,393 1,476 1,468 1,418 1,401 1,450
New York University 8 13,802 1,376 1,361 1,339 1,385 1,321 1,331 1,413 1,419 1,444 1,413
University of Texas at Austin 9 13,508 1,226 1,269 1,299 1,404 1,443 1,358 1,439 1,379 1,382 1,309
University of Wisconsin, Madison 10 13,353 1,257 1,274 1,213 1,314 1,261 1,425 1,407 1,430 1,355 1,417
                         
University of California, Los Angeles 11 12,791 1,132 1,174 1,251 1,225 1,271 1,307 1,361 1,382 1,358 1,330
Columbia University in the City of New York 12 12,073 1,055 1,083 1,116 1,231 1,300 1,203 1,218 1,281 1,295 1,291
University of California, Berkeley 13 11,928 1,152 1,095 1,169 1,151 1,110 1,280 1,218 1,216 1,245 1,292
Temple University 14 11,437 1,014 985 1,141 1,119 1,205 1,194 1,220 1,169 1,144 1,246
University of Pennsylvania 15 11,216 970 1,027 1,032 1,170 1,162 1,136 1,105 1,190 1,212 1,212
                         
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 16 11,001 979 1,084 1,026 1,069 1,098 1,113 1,204 1,101 1,155 1,172
University of Washington, Seattle Campus 17 10,914 928 962 991 1,003 1,124 1,130 1,125 1,176 1,224 1,251
Boston University 18 10,212 819 771 876 926 1,062 1,210 1,161 1,179 1,097 1,111
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 19 10,026 919 918 882 971 998 1,018 1,067 1,081 1,066 1,106
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Campus 20 9,743 913 887 980 936 926 996 1,026 1,022 944 1,113
                         
Stanford University 21 9,326 818 895 891 904 954 969 944 920 978 1,053
George Washington University 22 9,256 855 815 875 879 937 949 956 1,011 1,005 974
Georgetown University 23 9,152 867 915 934 890 844 923 926 967 950 936
University of Iowa 24 9,007 890 801 847 924 887 926 926 937 920 949
University at Buffalo 25 8,989 755 801 856 933 905 970 938 964 919 948
                         
University of Tennessee 26 8,930 817 810 813 790 873 895 912 994 1,024 1,002
University of Virginia, Main Campus 27 8,638 826 817 851 826 840 852 925 907 861 933
University of Georgia 28 8,419 810 800 833 818 828 858 832 897 854 889
Northwestern University 29 8,345 740 765 761 798 837 878 876 872 891 927
University of California, Davis 30 8,321 710 750 770 791 812 876 900 894 891 927
                         
University of Illinois at Chicago 31 8,188 678 701 748 789 807 862 873 851 965 914
Michigan State University 32 8,185 751 745 774 774 768 855 770 876 921 951
Purdue University, Main Campus 33 7,805 601 666 662 763 785 837 840 882 845 924
University of Maryland, Baltimore 34 7,736 692 667 787 750 813 767 775 775 835 875
University of Houston 35 7,662 721 687 697 824 772 778 809 786 757 831
                         
University of Arizona 36 7,497 675 673 702 696 698 814 778 824 824 813
Cornell University2 37 7,329 642 665 678 740 754 752 752 785 779 782
Wayne State University 38 7,175 666 632 701 682 703 688 758 772 717 856
University of Miami 39 7,145 651 623 682 685 673 707 703 758 860 803
Thomas M. Cooley Law School 40 6,958 401 438 405 524 614 756 845 981 955 1,039
                         
Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis 41 6,856 638 622 640 655 669 719 720 687 751 755
University of the Pacific 42 6,841 609 631 642 733 684 691 708 681 713 749
Duke University 43 6,824 617 573 662 615 570 680 682 718 820 887
Indiana University, Bloomington 44 6,754 612 659 647 683 667 651 695 729 718 693
Texas A & M University, College Station 45 6,743 629 561 633 651 660 727 723 717 703 739
                         
Case Western Reserve University 46 6,738 584 566 638 636 681 654 718 750 781 730
Washington University in St. Louis 47 6,734 491 566 599 641 678 727 730 760 737 805
University of Kansas 48 6,700 485 500 557 562 585 789 781 766 819 856
University of Chicago 49 6,657 633 635 624 638 695 653 704 682 682 711
University of Kentucky 50 6,645 559 571 605 670 634 653 717 719 734 783
                         
Yale University 51 6,554 617 631 625 625 622 640 671 685 752 686
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey 52 6,525 520 587 642 609 623 621 662 715 759 787
Yeshiva University 53 6,413 608 587 621 659 627 635 649 657 680 690
University of South Carolina, Columbia 54 6,413 611 574 621 636 642 641 639 703 643 703
Pennsylvania State University, Main Campus 55 6,242 519 503 539 571 646 664 643 703 718 736
                         
Florida State University 56 6,206 475 532 479 577 601 631 730 680 683 818
Creighton University 57 6,048 536 603 575 612 613 610 628 638 619 614
University of Connecticut 58 5,976 480 465 510 554 629 609 576 687 746 720
University of Missouri, Columbia 59 5,976 543 599 582 562 569 582 629 613 626 671
University of Cincinnati, Main Campus 60 5,953 524 551 514 573 619 592 689 594 662 635
†Not applicable.
1 Institutions are ranked by the total number of doctor's degrees conferred during the 10-year period ending June 30, 2011.
2 Includes degrees conferred by the Endowed and Statutory Colleges.
NOTE: Includes Ph.D., Ed.D., and comparable degrees at the doctoral level, as well as such degrees as M.D., D.D.S., and law degrees that were formerly classified as first-professional degrees.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Fall 2002 through Fall 2011, Completions component. (This table was prepared July 2012.)
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