Ph.D. Degree Outcomes - Condensed Matter Physics



The completion data shown are for a 7-year period from when students started.

Academic Year New Ph.D. students Ph.D. graduates within 7 years Still registered Master's graduates Students who left ISU
2005 10 8 1 0 1
2006 20 16 0 3 1
2007 14 11 0 0 3

Ph.D. Graduation Rate: 79.5%

* The completion data shown are for a 7-year period from the academic year when students started.

** The data shown above are for all physics majors.


For Ph.D. students who graduated between Academic Year 2010 and Academic Year 2015.

Median Time to Degree: 6.90 years *

Number of Ph.D. Graduates: 40

* Median elapsed time from the student’s first enrollment in the graduate program as a doctoral student at Iowa State University to the end of the term when the doctorate was earned.