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Doctoral Degree Productivity

Also, check out Reed's historical doctoral degree productivity.

Undergraduate Origins of Doctoral Degrees

Percentage ranking of doctorates, by academic field, conferred upon graduates of listed institutions.

RankAll DisciplinesScience and MathSocial SciencesHumanities and Arts
1 Calif. Inst. of Tech. Calif. Inst. of Tech. Swarthmore New England Conserv. of Music
2 Harvey Mudd Harvey Mudd Grinnell Curtis Institute of Music
3 Swarthmore Reed Reed Juilliard
4 Reed MIT Bryn Mawr Cleveland Inst. of Music
5 Carleton NM Institute Mining & Tech. Spelman St. John's College
6 MIT Carleton Oberlin Reed
7 Grinnell Wabash Wesleyan Hellenic College-Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Sch. of Theology
8 Harvard Rice St. Joseph Seminary Swarthmore
9 Princeton Univ. of Chicago Harvard Oberlin
10 Haverford Grinnell Pomona Amherst

Percentage Ranking by Specific Fields of Study

RankLife SciencesPhysical SciencesPsychologyOther Social Sciences*Humanities
1 Calif. Inst. of Tech. Calif. Inst. of Tech. Univ. Puerto Rico - Aguadilla Swarthmore St. John's, MD
2 Reed Harvey Mudd Reed Reed Reed
3 Carleton NM Institute Mining/Tech. Wellesley Univ. of Chicago Swarthmore
4 Swarthmore Reed Barnard Harvard Amherst
5 Grinnell MIT Vassar Bard College at Simon's Rock Carleton
6 Haverford Carleton Haverford Bryn Mawr Thomas More College of Lib. Arts
7 Harvey Mudd Swarthmore Pomona Grinnell Bryn Mawr
8 MIT Haverford Southwestern Univ. Carlton St. John's, NM
9 Pomona Wabash Grinnell Pomona Yale
10 Univ. of Chicago Grinnell Williams Williams Bard

*Does not include psychology, education, or communications and librarianship.

Source: National Science Foundation and Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. The listing shows the top institutions in the nation ranked by estimated percentage of graduates who went on to earn a doctoral degree in selected disciplines between 2001-2010 or 2004-2013.