TABLE 8-1 Comparison of Completion Rates and Median Time to Degree for Programs in both Arts and Sciences and Medical Schools (by Percentages for Completion and Years for Time to Degree)

Field Number of Institutions with Common Programs A&S Program Aerage of Completion Rate Medical School Program Average of Completion Rate Med School minus A&S A&S Program MedianTime to Degree Medical School Program MedianTime to Degree Med School minus A&S
Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Structural Biology 8 46.83% 42.11% -4.71% 5.59 5.97 0.38
Cell and Developmental Biology 5 29.62% 56.72% 27.06% 6.6 5.9 -0.72
Immunology and Infectious Disease 3 60.50% 56.87% -3.60% 6.1 5.27 -0.83
Neuroscience and Neurobiology Pharmacology, Toxicology and 4 46.28% 41.55% -4.73% 5.87 5.72 -0.15
Environmental Health 8 50.15% 52.91% 2.75% 5.42 5.68 0.26



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