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Graduate Program Statistics

A summary of the statistics for EARTH (PhD Program 2021):

Admissions – Number of applications = 139; Selectivity = 22% (offers made to 22% of the applicants); Yield = 65% (65% of students with offers matriculated)
Enrollment – 64 students; 34% international; 58% female; 62% of domestic students are white
Funding – 98% fully funded (tuition and stipend)
Five-year median time to degree – 4.9 years
2011–2015 degree completion rate – 80%
Career outcomes five years after graduation – tenure-track faculty = 33%; business/industry = 23%; training = 14%; non-tenure-track/researcher = 4%; other = 3%; unemployed = 1%; unknown = 21%

Rackham data and graphs

Rackham's Graduate Program Statistics provide the "basic statistics" of EARTH’s PhD program and other doctoral programs in the Rackham Graduate School (select the program in "Field of Study").