Wednesday, June 19, 2013

HBCUs Produce the Most Black Alums Who Receive Doctorates in Science and Engineering

This note provides a closer look at some of the data that was originally presented in a recent report from the National Science Foundation (NSF), "Baccalaureate Origins of U.S.-trained S&E Doctorate Recipients" (Mark K. Fiegener and Steven L. Proudfoot, March 2013):

In other words, which undergraduate institutions had the most alums who subsequently earned research-oriented doctoral degrees in science and engineering (S&E)???

Sunday, June 09, 2013

HBCUs' Online & Blended Degree Programs -- 2013

The 2013 edition of the Digital Learning Lab's overview of the state of online and blended degree programs offered by HBCUs is more concise than its predecessors because all of its pages are on the DLL's HBCU-Levers blog site, rather than in a separate PDF file; the directories that contain most of its data were previously published as separate blog notes; and all of its tables and directories have been organized into more compact formats. Readers of this report might also find the DLL's subsequent report "HBCUs -- Online and Blended Degree Programs -- 2014" of interest.