Baccalaureate Origins of Doctorate Degrees
Outranking many prominent schools, Kalamazoo College ranks in the top 2 percent among the nation’s four-year liberal arts colleges for the percentage of graduates who go on to earn doctorate degrees. Kalamazoo College is the only Michigan college or university among the top 33 institutions nationally.
These findings come from the latest report issued by Higher Education Data Sharing (HEDS) Consortium. Kalamazoo College’s 17th place ranking is based on the proportion of students going on to earn doctorate degrees from 2005 to 2014. Among all colleges and universities, Kalamazoo College ranks 33rd in PhD production.
Kalamazoo College is ranked among the top 50 for private liberal arts colleges in the following fields:
|Math and Computer Science||17th|
Kalamazoo College is ranked among the top 50 of all colleges and universities in the following fields:
From the 2017 Higher Education Data Sharing (HEDS) Study based on data from the National Science Foundation’s Survey of Earned Doctorates.