Graduate Enrollment and Degrees: 1999 to 2009
    Graduate Enrollment and Degrees: 1999 to 2009
    Council of Graduate Schools
    September 1, 2010

    The CGS/GRE Survey of Graduate Enrollment and Degrees is jointly sponsored by the Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) and the Graduate Record Examinations Board (GRE). The survey report provides information about applications for admission to graduate school, first-time and total graduate student enrollment, and graduate degrees and certificates conferred. More than 100 figures and data tables, as well as interpretative text, are included in the report.


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