2009 Facts About the CSU

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Degrees Conferred

2007-2008 Number Percent
 Bachelor's 73,132 79.8 
 Master's 18,463 20.1 
 Joint Doctorates 101 0.1 
Total Degrees 91,696 100% 
Bachelor's Degrees
by Discipline
Number Percent 
 Business & Management 16,113 22.0 
 Social Science 8,505 11.6 
 Interdisciplinary Studies 6,124 8.4 
 Psychology 5,337 7.3 
 Education 4,267 6.0 
 Public Affairs & Services 4,597 6.3 
 Education 4,459 6.1 
 Letters 4,122 5.6 
 Communications 4,329 5.9 
 Fine & Applied Arts 3,902 5.3 
 Engineering 3,908 5.3 
 Health Professions 3,455 4.7 
 All Other Disciplines 8,281 11.3 
Master's Degrees
by Discipline Division
Number Percent 
 Education 5,547 30.0 
 Business & Management 2,389 12.9 
 Public Affairs & Services 2,164 11.7 
 Health Professions 1,502 8.1 
 Engineering 1,286 7.0 
 Letters 1,024 5.5 
 All Other Disciplines 4,551 24.6