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Title:  Degrees earned by foreign graduate students: Fields of study and plans after graduation
Description: Using data from two surveys, the Survey of Earned Doctorates (SED) and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Study Data System (IPEDS), this issue brief presents data on the percentage of foreign graduate students in the United States, the home countries of foreign doctoral students, their major fields of study, and their plans after graduation.
Online Availability:
Cover Date: November 1997
Web Release: November 3, 1997
Print Release:
Publication #: NCES 98042
General Ordering Information
Center/Program: NCES
Type of Product: Issue Brief
Survey/Program Areas: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Degrees Earned
Graduate Students
Questions: For questions about the content of this Issue Brief, please contact:
Cristobal de Brey.