Society News Archive

4 June 2001

The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) has released its Year 2000 Survey of 46 institutions (48 programs) offering a major in health physics/radiation protection or radiation health. Health physics enrollments increased at the bachelor's level and decreased at the master's and doctoral levels. Bachelor's and master's degrees decreased and doctoral degrees increased. Enrollments at all levels for the 46 institutions totalled 590 during 2000.