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Table 369. Master'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
Education Business/
manage-
ment
Health professions and related programs Other fields4
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
United States 730,635 57,137 25,051 21,084 23,556 19,446 43,234 185,009 187,213 75,579 93,326
Alabama 11,888 331 377 255 229 147 919 3,189 3,320 1,485 1,636
Alaska 693 53 31 13 32 1 61 272 100 30 100
Arizona 36,231 675 2,048 188 384 397 608 12,126 14,062 3,678 2,065
Arkansas 4,793 213 38 87 128 90 337 1,976 699 615 610
California 67,439 7,458 3,844 2,098 2,334 2,084 6,131 13,184 15,065 6,947 8,294
                       
Colorado 14,246 791 632 483 377 553 1,016 2,770 5,080 845 1,699
Connecticut 9,131 846 284 269 496 186 689 2,275 2,049 1,038 999
Delaware 2,705 103 10 89 76 70 77 895 891 201 293
District of Columbia 10,078 1,177 98 1,313 477 210 483 894 1,980 861 2,585
Florida 31,766 1,444 971 668 928 488 2,144 5,728 10,640 4,005 4,750
                       
Georgia 17,533 1,651 242 356 530 614 1,043 4,463 4,774 2,111 1,749
Hawaii 2,062 159 116 63 71 37 57 560 535 133 331
Idaho 1,790 128 16 38 99 11 181 511 243 206 357
Illinois 43,011 3,047 1,838 1,063 1,411 1,627 1,974 10,519 12,820 3,233 5,479
Indiana 14,337 1,318 306 325 479 237 940 2,789 4,471 1,596 1,876
                       
Iowa 9,982 457 61 75 215 239 270 2,831 3,742 889 1,203
Kansas 7,227 578 148 198 147 105 462 2,188 1,656 575 1,170
Kentucky 8,350 618 433 163 204 69 393 2,976 1,187 1,071 1,236
Louisiana 7,017 549 130 169 402 155 375 1,457 1,572 1,214 994
Maine 1,766 118 17 16 52 9 36 778 243 270 227
                       
Maryland 16,975 1,094 279 945 945 1,362 894 3,120 4,995 1,820 1,521
Massachusetts 33,905 3,194 960 1,437 985 898 1,866 8,030 8,779 3,168 4,588
Michigan 21,252 1,214 496 453 777 508 1,995 4,999 5,705 2,035 3,070
Minnesota 21,823 770 1,515 146 335 509 461 7,820 4,211 3,476 2,580
Mississippi 4,676 171 75 95 383 58 152 1,784 887 493 578
                       
Missouri 20,697 1,240 733 591 436 357 849 4,777 7,526 2,037 2,151
Montana 1,201 106 20 60 70 19 63 374 102 110 277
Nebraska 4,684 272 93 171 189 125 125 1,620 1,099 481 509
Nevada 2,720 99 45 63 76 48 120 1,106 571 284 308
New Hampshire 3,666 143 45 89 65 91 198 1,046 1,270 406 313
                       
New Jersey 14,427 1,329 394 316 631 572 1,464 3,488 3,187 1,261 1,785
New Mexico 3,266 279 44 125 152 59 275 951 677 430 274
New York 70,225 7,152 1,911 2,754 2,571 2,164 3,693 19,849 12,808 6,372 10,951
North Carolina 16,226 1,223 206 464 555 507 1,042 3,543 4,365 1,978 2,343
North Dakota 1,572 47 33 31 46 31 65 336 356 387 240
                       
Ohio 22,636 1,835 782 557 829 289 1,409 6,168 5,602 2,425 2,740
Oklahoma 6,356 704 267 104 211 109 529 1,423 1,665 602 742
Oregon 7,326 749 215 136 248 81 328 2,745 1,431 694 699
Pennsylvania 36,016 2,799 1,249 876 1,163 1,195 2,152 9,851 7,426 4,660 4,645
Rhode Island 2,545 217 90 130 138 47 93 577 709 126 418
                       
South Carolina 5,849 482 101 129 219 73 314 1,779 1,345 587 820
South Dakota 1,427 61 77 65 70 67 103 374 327 150 133
Tennessee 11,099 911 389 182 275 108 373 3,404 2,556 1,701 1,200
Texas 42,039 3,534 1,407 1,007 1,678 1,477 3,504 9,529 11,146 3,891 4,866
Utah 6,995 318 123 106 206 149 423 1,989 2,093 781 807
                       
Vermont 2,377 595 67 466 28 89 50 380 304 79 319
Virginia 20,697 2,875 954 654 483 775 1,167 5,188 4,647 1,466 2,488
Washington 9,850 720 449 143 315 174 413 2,469 2,348 1,033 1,786
West Virginia 5,884 700 45 563 108 48 170 1,075 1,443 525 1,207
Wisconsin 9,695 530 341 261 259 125 676 2,744 2,463 1,080 1,216
Wyoming 482 60 6 36 39 3 70 90 41 38 99
                       
U.S. Service Academies 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
                       
Other jurisdictions 5,820 177 341 33 105 73 245 1,536 2,011 639 660
Guam 134 3 0 0 6 0 0 82 9 0 34
Northern Marianas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico 5,652 174 341 33 99 73 245 1,439 1,995 639 614
U.S. Virgin Islands 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 7 0 12
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 master'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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