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APPENDIX F Weights and Variables for the Dimensional Measures Weights Used to Calculate the Dimensional Measures Table 3a Research Activity Awards Average Percent faculty with per publications per Average citations/ grants faculty Average Weights faculty* publication Biological Sciences 0.30 0.21 0.36 0.13 Health Sciences 0.35 0.16 0.37 0.11 Engineering 0.29 0.25 0.29 0.17 Physical Sciences 0.28 0.26 0.29 0.17 Agricultural Sciences 0.34 0.18 0.34 0.13 Social Sciences 0.36 0.26 0.22 0.16 Humanities 0.53 0.15 0.32 * For the humanities, the measure is of books per allocated faculty member. Student Table 3b Support and Outcomes Program Time to degree Placement of collects full and part students outcomes Percent w/ full Average cohort time data Average Weights support completing in 6 years* Biological Sciences 0.26 0.26 0.14 0.17 0.17 Health Sciences 0.24 0.29 0.14 0.16 0.16 Engineering 0.34 0.20 0.10 0.18 0.18 Physical Sciences 0.29 0.23 0.12 0.18 0.18 Agricultural Sciences 0.28 0.23 0.12 0.18 0.18 Social Sciences 0.27 0.24 0.12 0.18 0.18 Humanities 0.29 0.25 0.11 0.17 0.17 *For the humanities, the completion time is 8 years 175 PREPUBLICATION COPY—UNEDITED PROOFS

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Table 3c Diversity of the Academic Environment Percent core or new Percent students Percent Percent faculty Percent core or underrepresented students students underrepresented new faculty female minority female international minority Average Weights Biological Sciences 0.14 0.23 0.30 0.25 0.09 Health Sciences 0.24 0.14 0.38 0.18 0.07 Engineering 0.13 0.16 0.26 0.27 0.18 Physical Sciences 0.10 0.20 0.20 0.29 0.21 Agricultural Sciences 0.15 0.17 0.30 0.22 0.15 Social Sciences 0.22 0.20 0.26 0.17 0.16 Humanities 0.21 0.24 0.20 0.18 0.16 176 PREPUBLICATION COPY—UNEDITED PROOFS