Doctoral - Research Student Data

The Chief Academic Officers of the Association of American Universities (AAU) have encouraged institutions to improve doctoral education data transparency by providing prospective and current students with easily accessible information, especially regarding student demographics, time to degree, financial support and career paths and outcomes (Read the AAU statement here). To address this call, we have provided doctoral education data for current and recent Indiana University - Bloomington graduates below.

  • Demographics

    There are 3,080 doctoral research students at IU Bloomington, which is 35% of the total Bloomington graduate and professional student body. The following tables break down the data into different categories.

     GenderNumbersPercentage
    Female1,49348.5%
    Male1,58751.5%
    Total3,080100%
     Race & EthnicityNumbersPercentage
    Domestic3080
    African American1143.70%
    American Indian40.13%
    Asian American1173.80%
    Hispanic/Latino1334.32%
    Pacific Islander20.06%
    Two or more races571.85%
    White159251.69%
    Unknown40.13%
    International105734.32%
    Total3080100%
     ResidencyNumbersPercentage
    Resident50483.6%
    Non-resident2,57616.4%
    Total3080100%
  • Time to Degree
    Discipline AreaNumber of PhDs 2011-2016Years
    Arts & Humanities5516.74
    Biological & Agricultural Sciences2685.91
    Business784.91
    Education3786.33
    Health Sciences1214.91
    Mathematics & Computer Science2366.33
    Physical & Earth Sciences2745.74
    Public Administration & Services317.00
    Social & Behavioral Sciences5656.91
    Total25026.74

     

  • Stipend Information
    Discipline AreaMinMaxAverage
    Arts & Humanities$4,500.00$31,500.00$15,750.00
    Biological & Agricultural Sciences$5,789.88$24,200.00$10,883.00
    Business$6,000.00$16,400.00$16,400.00
    Education$5,250.00$38,880.00$16,240.00
    Health Sciences$5,414.00$25,000.00$11,768.08
    Mathematics & Computer Science$8,465.00$32,000.00$19,150.00
    Physical & Earth Sciences$8,750.00$27,120.00$10,883.00
    Public Administration & Services$4,000.00$10,500.00$8,500.00
    Social & Behavioral Sciences$5,250.00$30,000.00$15,750.00

    Programs support a mix of Fellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, and Graduate Assistantships to varying degrees.

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  • Post Graduate Employment

     

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