Likelihood for African-Americans to get degrees in Law and medicine for their first-professional degrees vs. Whites



Stat: Law (51.2%) and medicine (20.0%) for first-professional degrees which was comparable to Whites (50.5% and 17.6% respectively).

Stat Categories: African-American Stats

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Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): Hunter Miller Group

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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