Religion

This page contains aggregate data for all nine Religion courses of study.

Percentages are rounded to whole numbers and do not always add to 100.

PhD Program Data

Fall 2018

Fall 2017

5 Year Average

PhD Admissions

Number of applications 134 119 155
Number of admissions offers (Selectivity) 23 (17%) 26 (22%) 26 (17%)
Number of new doctoral students (Yield) 12 (52%) 15 (58%) 15 (58%)

PhD Enrollment

Total enrollment 102 109 114
Female 51% 50% 50%
Male 49% 50% 50%
International 18% 14% 11%
U.S. citizen or permanent resident 82% 86% 89%

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

Black or African American 8% 9% 10%
Asian 7% 9% 7%
Hispanic of any race 6% 6% 5%
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White 60% 59% 62%
Two or more races 4% 3% 2%
Not indicated 15% 15% 13%

PhD Degrees

2017-18

2016-17

5 Year Average

Number of degrees awarded 16 16 19
Median years to PhD 5.7 6.7 6.3
Average adjusted years to PhD 6.0 7.6 6.8
Percent of students who entered between
2005-06 and 2009-10, and completed
the PhD as of August 31, 2018
90%

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Explanatory Notes

Placement Data

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[Note: TT = tenure track]

Placement Data