Included PhD Programs

UC Santa Cruz Ph.D. programs included in the NRC survey

In order to be included in the NRC survey, programs must have produced five or more Ph.D. degrees over the past five years (2001-02 thru 2005-06) and be mapped to the NRC defined taxonomy.

The following UC Santa Cruz programs meet the NRC criteria for inclusion:

Anthropology
Astronomy & Astrophysics
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Earth Sciences
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology (EE Biology)
Electrical Engineering
Environmental Studies
History
History of Consciousness
International Economics (Economics)
Linguistics
Literature
Mathematics
Molecular, Cellular, & Developmental Biology (MCD Biology)
Ocean Sciences
Physics
Psychology
Sociology

Academic Planning & Analysis has prepared a (PDF) table showing the degrees granted during the 2001-02 thru 2005-06 timeframe by programs to be included in the NRC study—as well as a listing of UC Santa Cruz Ph.D. programs that did not meet the criteria.