Number of alumni with research doctorates

During 1966-2022, 1,300 Gettysburg graduates earned a research doctorate from a U.S. institution; Gettysburg ranks 50th among liberal arts colleges.

 Period or Year Total N of Gettysburg Graduates Who Received Research Doctorates  Rank among Liberal Arts Colleges
1966-1975 254 38th
1976-1985 271 32nd
1986-1995 168 65th
1996-2005 188 64th
2006-2015 226 59th
2016 31
2017 28
2018 40
2019 19
2020 24
2021 23  
2022 28  
2016-2022  193 50th
Grand Total (1966-2022) 1,300 50th

Note. Only recipients of research doctorates are included (the most common research doctorate degree is the PhD); recipients of professional degrees (e.g., MD, DMin, PsyD) are not included. 

Source

Office of Institutional Analysis & National Science Foundation Survey of Earned Doctorates