SU among top producers of black grads who earn Ph.Ds in science, engineering
- 2/6/2014 -
Southern University and A&M College is among the nation's top 10 producers of African-American undergraduates who go on to earn doctorates in science and engineering, according to national statistics published recently in The Huffington Post online news magazine.
The January 27, 2014, article, citing data from the National Institutes of Health, shows that Southern is ninth among the schools listed. The statistics, gathered from 2002 to 2012, showed that 100 students graduated from Southern during that period and went to obtain doctorate degrees in science and engineering.