Behavioral Sciences and Health Education

Percentages are rounded to whole numbers and do not always add to 100. “Five Year Average” of admissions and enrollment data reflect data from 2012-13 through fall semester 2016.  “Five Year Average” of degree data reflects data from 2011-12 through 2015-16.

Behavioral Sciences and Health Education admitted its first cohort in 2005. For completion percentage, data in the "5 Year Average" column represents four years.

PhD Program Data

Fall 2016

Fall 2015

5 Year Average

PhD Admissions

Number of applications 74 63 62
Number of admissions offers (Selectivity) 7 (9%) 7 (11%) 9 (14%)
Number of new doctoral students (Yield) 5 (71%) 5 (71%) 5 (58%)

PhD Enrollment

Total enrollment 24 22 23
Female 75% 77% 77%
Male 25% 23% 23%
International 17% 18% 15%
U.S. citizen or permanent resident 83% 82% 85%

PhD Enrollment, U.S. Citizen or
Permanent Resident, by Race

Black or African American 30% 28% 18%
Asian
Hispanic of any race 10% 6% 9%
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White 45% 56% 61%
Two or more races (includes Hispanic)
Not indicated 15% 11% 12%

PhD Degrees

2015-16

5 Year Average

Number of degrees awarded 4 4
Median years to PhD 4.5 4.9
Average adjusted years to PhD 4.7 5.1
Percent of students who entered between
2004-05 and 2008-09, and completed
the PhD as of August 31, 2016
100%

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