PhD Public Data

Data for MSU Ph.D. programs

Data on each of MSU's Ph.D. programs

This web-page provides access to a variety of data on each of MSU’s Ph.D. programs. It is important for you to understand what each data element means, as well as how to interpret these data, in order to use these effectively as you select a graduate program.

**PLEASE READ THIS PAGE PRIOR TO LOOKING AT THE DATA!

DEFINITIONS of the data elements for MSU Ph.D. programs:










**These data should be available for each of the universities to which you are applying. You can ask the Graduate School at each of those other universities for these data. Or you can find some of the data (for 2005-06) by visiting the National Research Council Assessment of Research Doctoral website: http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/Resdoc/index.htm