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Poll Results: Education Level

          

KDnuggets readers are quite well educated, with 32% having Ph.D. and 86% having at least MS or another graduate degree.

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The previous KDnuggets Poll asked:
What is your highest education level?

As expected, data miners and analytics professionals who read KDnuggets are quite well educated, with 32% having Ph.D. and 86% having at least MS or another graduate degree.
Of the 259 respondents, 23% were students. The breakdown is in the table below.

What is your highest education level?
PhD in CS/Math/Stats (52)  20.1%
PhD in another field (30)  11.6%
MBA (15)  5.8%
MD/JD or other advanced graduate degree (7)  2.7%
MA/MS (119)  45.9%
BA/BS (28)  10.8%
less than a BA (8)  3.1%

Regional breakdown shows that Middle East and AU/NZ have the highest percentage of PhDs.

Here are full results of
KDnuggets 2011 Poll: What is your highest education level?


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