TABLE 2-1 Level of Highest Degree for Female Engineering Faculty at U.S. Institutions, by Field of Highest Degree

 

Level of Highest Degree

 

Total

Ph.D.

Master’s

Bachelor’s

Other

No Report

Field of Highest Degree

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

Total

775

100

676

87

70

9

9

1

3

0

17

2

Aerospace/Industrial Engineering

52

7

46

88

6

12

0

0

0

0

0

0

Chemical/Mineral Engineering

84

11

80

95

4

5

0

0

0

0

0

0

Civil Engineering

81

10

77

95

4

5

0

0

0

0

0

0

Electrical/Computer Engineering

124

16

114

92

8

6

1

1

1

1

0

0

Materials Sci/Plastics/Ceramics Engineering

42

5

41

98

1

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

Mechanical/General Engineering

99

13

83

84

13

13

2

2

1

1

0

0

Other Engineering

67

9

63

94

4

6

0

0

0

0

0

0

Computer Sciences

64

8

59

92

5

8

0

0

0

0

0

0

Mathematical Sci/Operations Research

40

5

37

93

2

5

1

3

0

0

0

0

Physical Sciences

50

6

42

84

7

14

1

2

0

0

0

0

Other Fields

43

6

23

53

15

35

4

9

1

2

0

0

No Field Specified

29

4

11

38

1

3

0

0

0

0

17

59

FIGURE 2-1 Highest degree of female engineering faculty at U.S. institutions.



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