David Harwell

Overview of STEM Engineering Bachelor’s Degrees, 2006

Discussion created by David Harwell on May 14, 2009

Of the 68,121 bachelor’s degrees in STEM, more than half, 54% (319,412), were awarded to white men in the United States (including the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico). At the bachelor’s level, 6.9% (4,705 degrees) were awarded to temporary residents, nearly twice the rate for STEM bachelor’s overall (3.5%).