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Completion Data

Northwestern University Department of Philosophy, Completion Data: 2000-present

Time To Degree  Since 2000, our average time-to-degree of those completing the program with a PhD is approximately 6.7 years.

Updated May 2020

 

Entering Yr

# in Class / Gender

PhDs completed as of 2018

Comments on the remainder

2019 9/ 2M, 7F 9 still at NU
2018 6/ 5M, 1F 6 still at NU
2017 6/ 4M, 2F 6 still at NU, 1 re-admit (1F)
2016 9/ 7M, 2F 8 still at NU; 1 left program (1M)

2015

4/ 2M, 2F

3 still at NU; 1 left program (1M)

2014

8/ 5M, 3F

7 still at NU; 1 left program w/MA (1M)

2013

5 / 3M, 2F

1 (1F)

2 still at NU; 1 left program w/MA (1M); 1 left program (1M)

2012

4 / 4M

1 (1M)

2 still at NU; 1 left program (1M)

2011

6 / 3M, 3F

5 (2M) (3F)

1 still at NU

2010

5 / 3M, 2F

3 (2M) (1F)

2 left program w/MA (1M, 1F)

2009

5 / 3M, 2F

4 (3M, 1F)

1 still at NU

2008

6 / 5M, 1F

5 (5M)

1 left program (1F)

2007

5 / 3M, 2F

2 (2M)

2 left program w/MA (1M, 1F); 1 of these transferred to a non-Philosophy PhD at NU

1 left program (1F)

2006

5 / 3M, 2F

4 (3M, 1F)

1 left program (1F) but was re-admitted in 2017

2005

4 / 3M, 1F

2 (1M, 1F)

2 left program w/MA (2M)

2004

7 / 4M, 3F

5 (2M, 3F)

1 left program w/MA (1M); 1 left program (1M)

2003

5 / 3M, 2F

2 (2F)

1 left program w/MA (1M); 2 left program (2M)

2002

5 / 5M

4 (4M)

1 left program w/MA (1M)

2001

7 / 4M, 3F

4 (2M, 2F)

2 left program w/MA (1F, 1M); 1 left program (1M)

2000

6 / 4M, 2F

4 (4M)

2 left program (2F)

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