Bachelor's degrees earned in the United States by ethnic group 2016/17

The graph shows the number of bachelor's degrees earned in higher education in 2017. About 9,582 bachelor's degrees were earned by American Indian or Alaskan Native students.

Number of bachelor's degrees earned in the United States by ethnic group in 2017

Number of degrees
White1,196,007
Hispanic252,166
Black196,300
Asian or Pacific Islander144,078
American Indian/Alaskan Native9,582
Two or more races66,526
Nonresident alien91,373
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Release date

August 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

2016-2017

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