Ph.D. Degree Outcomes - Human Development and Family Studies



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 5 1 0 4 0
2006 8 3 0 3 2
2007 6 6 0 0 0

Ph.D. Graduation Rate: 52.6%

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


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

Median Time to Degree: 4.60 years *

Number of Ph.D. Graduates: 43

* 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.