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Table 368. Bachelor's degrees conferred by degree-granting institutions, by field of study and state or jurisdiction: 2010-11
State or jurisdiction Total Humani-
ties1
Psycho-
logy
Social sciences and history Natural sci-
ences2
Computer sciences Engin-
eering3
Educa-
tion
Business/
manage-
ment
Health
professions and
related programs
Other fields4
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
United States 1,715,913 288,371 100,893 177,144 131,897 43,072 93,117 103,992 365,093 143,430 268,904
Alabama 27,248 2,636 1,380 1,705 1,999 519 1,955 2,605 6,909 2,724 4,816
Alaska 1,770 266 152 175 185 51 143 93 343 142 220
Arizona 50,928 7,014 1,755 2,386 2,214 2,762 1,384 2,839 16,369 6,538 7,667
Arkansas 13,259 1,976 597 923 987 256 611 1,376 2,659 1,590 2,284
California 169,623 35,133 11,866 24,210 15,918 3,539 9,140 2,907 32,259 9,448 25,203
                       
Colorado 29,540 5,150 1,726 3,195 2,487 830 1,845 233 7,115 1,856 5,103
Connecticut 19,735 4,161 1,594 2,997 1,493 198 825 660 3,527 1,555 2,725
Delaware 5,877 670 282 621 305 139 310 493 1,473 555 1,029
District of Columbia 8,402 1,275 471 2,591 498 173 201 68 1,675 434 1,016
Florida 86,281 10,595 5,234 8,020 5,351 2,141 4,396 5,593 21,633 7,796 15,522
                       
Georgia 45,075 6,674 2,406 4,024 3,471 1,292 2,528 4,423 10,362 3,532 6,363
Hawaii 5,751 1,022 410 686 386 105 131 359 1,327 475 850
Idaho 9,171 1,332 429 614 682 223 405 1,072 1,626 1,113 1,675
Illinois 71,580 11,829 3,843 6,246 5,030 2,437 3,484 6,149 16,152 5,410 11,000
Indiana 43,519 6,753 1,755 3,280 2,886 1,067 3,592 3,598 9,330 4,268 6,990
                       
Iowa 36,266 3,781 3,074 4,060 1,638 918 1,366 2,505 9,586 2,682 6,656
Kansas 18,191 2,694 657 1,338 1,024 384 1,101 1,859 4,380 1,721 3,033
Kentucky 21,078 3,269 1,064 1,617 1,553 259 990 2,241 4,199 1,816 4,070
Louisiana 21,509 3,897 1,109 1,609 1,752 338 1,298 1,571 4,652 2,221 3,062
Maine 7,347 1,242 439 1,049 802 63 429 597 804 806 1,116
                       
Maryland 29,247 4,171 2,020 4,069 2,506 1,706 1,265 1,433 5,595 2,186 4,296
Massachusetts 53,749 10,077 3,797 7,621 4,662 1,210 3,090 1,426 10,241 3,947 7,678
Michigan 56,217 7,197 3,112 4,516 4,259 1,531 4,465 3,850 12,115 5,791 9,381
Minnesota 33,386 5,402 2,097 3,006 3,271 935 1,272 2,619 7,278 2,440 5,066
Mississippi 13,230 1,662 720 860 1,091 132 650 1,792 2,929 1,350 2,044
                       
Missouri 41,648 5,512 2,488 2,503 2,581 1,008 1,931 3,362 10,222 5,752 6,289
Montana 5,512 805 277 521 500 58 529 549 959 329 985
Nebraska 13,510 1,256 592 986 891 378 469 1,416 3,727 1,493 2,302
Nevada 7,556 996 451 625 450 203 332 556 2,052 672 1,219
New Hampshire 9,479 1,650 715 1,276 585 155 463 457 2,079 583 1,516
                       
New Jersey 37,087 7,318 3,000 4,719 3,246 725 1,794 2,157 6,860 2,146 5,122
New Mexico 8,179 1,452 423 633 587 210 558 877 1,621 610 1,208
New York 127,205 26,939 9,123 15,652 9,864 2,952 5,933 7,069 24,106 9,046 16,521
North Carolina 48,670 6,148 3,005 5,339 4,357 963 2,746 3,926 9,204 3,668 9,314
North Dakota 5,674 504 206 217 372 130 424 531 1,324 664 1,302
                       
Ohio 63,882 8,958 3,245 5,446 4,411 1,174 4,064 5,322 13,216 7,393 10,653
Oklahoma 19,511 3,419 880 1,012 1,286 329 1,267 1,771 4,240 1,935 3,372
Oregon 19,542 4,325 1,150 2,711 1,458 379 1,051 633 3,201 1,587 3,047
Pennsylvania 88,205 13,985 4,952 8,665 7,497 2,722 5,268 6,065 17,897 8,528 12,626
Rhode Island 10,863 1,623 531 1,062 737 242 533 633 2,828 556 2,118
                       
South Carolina 23,034 3,042 1,349 2,342 2,298 427 1,037 2,118 5,746 1,608 3,067
South Dakota 5,211 457 233 412 418 166 379 526 884 750 986
Tennessee 31,026 6,410 1,792 2,559 2,052 545 1,500 2,058 6,129 2,696 5,285
Texas 107,438 22,811 5,619 8,953 8,567 1,821 6,349 2,132 23,397 8,529 19,260
Utah 24,461 3,294 1,044 2,648 1,632 1,090 1,181 2,786 4,494 2,429 3,863
                       
Vermont 6,100 1,415 409 938 463 185 270 292 844 320 964
Virginia 49,077 10,409 3,563 6,438 3,794 1,990 2,633 1,160 9,791 3,208 6,091
Washington 31,398 7,279 1,618 4,492 2,775 784 1,632 1,391 5,421 1,951 4,055
West Virginia 12,978 2,605 504 1,066 766 377 634 828 2,325 1,260 2,613
Wisconsin 35,279 5,262 1,604 3,451 3,258 742 1,929 2,781 7,522 3,130 5,600
Wyoming 1,860 159 103 142 200 15 172 235 245 191 398
                       
U.S. Service Academies 3,549 460 28 918 402 94 1,163 0 221 0 263
                       
Other jurisdictions 18,316 904 822 613 1,433 514 1,202 2,464 5,186 2,363 2,815
Guam 375 23 16 12 8 13 0 100 99 22 82
Northern Marianas 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0
Puerto Rico 17,698 876 786 592 1,393 490 1,202 2,338 4,973 2,325 2,723
U.S. Virgin Islands 229 5 20 9 32 11 0 12 114 16 10
1 Includes degrees in area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group 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 and applied sciences; parks, recreation, leisure, and fitness studies; homeland security, law enforcement, and firefighting; 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. This table includes only those jurisdictions with institutions that award bachelor's degrees.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Fall 2011, Completions component. (This table was prepared May 2012.)
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