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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 2: By Enrollment Status


  TABLE B-99.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH STUDENTS
       WITHOUT U.S. CITIZENSHIP IN ALL INSTITUTIONS, BY FIELD: 1987-94

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                  FIELD                   | 1987 1/ |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994
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  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............|  78,792 |  83,468 |  86,771 |  91,150 |  95,439 |  96,741 |  93,291 |  89,934
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|  76,034 |  80,416 |  83,485 |  87,594 |  91,679 |  93,048 |  89,475 |  86,259
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|  48,034 |  50,930 |  53,185 |  56,090 |  57,748 |  58,537 |  56,988 |  55,814
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|  10,028 |  10,444 |  11,100 |  11,649 |  11,850 |  11,914 |  11,380 |  10,926
   ASTRONOMY .............................|     172 |     160 |     158 |     187 |     212 |     219 |     210 |     259
   CHEMISTRY .............................|   4,940 |   5,324 |   5,730 |   6,140 |   6,338 |   6,264 |   6,075 |   5,917
   PHYSICS ...............................|   4,894 |   4,924 |   5,186 |   5,294 |   5,269 |   5,395 |   5,041 |   4,679
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      22 |      36 |      26 |      28 |      31 |      36 |      54 |      71
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|   1,939 |   2,152 |   2,304 |   2,431 |   2,572 |   2,677 |   2,688 |   2,848
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|     219 |     231 |     235 |     264 |     289 |     307 |     272 |     250
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|   1,101 |   1,195 |   1,279 |   1,361 |   1,406 |   1,520 |   1,520 |   1,541
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|     356 |     437 |     522 |     532 |     564 |     563 |     557 |     672
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|     263 |     289 |     268 |     274 |     313 |     287 |     339 |     385
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|   5,494 |   5,774 |   5,984 |   5,906 |   5,878 |   5,742 |   5,477 |   5,390
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|   6,473 |   6,718 |   6,990 |   7,947 |   8,090 |   8,628 |   8,394 |   7,931
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|   2,660 |   2,679 |   2,677 |   2,885 |   2,884 |   2,862 |   2,802 |   2,819
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   7,980 |   8,965 |   9,981 |  10,659 |  11,598 |  11,833 |  11,968 |  11,818
   ANATOMY ...............................|     153 |     180 |     215 |     202 |     241 |     237 |     239 |     229
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|   1,212 |   1,330 |   1,509 |   1,625 |   1,717 |   1,721 |   1,742 |   1,699
   BIOLOGY ...............................|   1,354 |   1,508 |   1,700 |   1,779 |   1,864 |   1,891 |   1,829 |   1,758
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     267 |     301 |     304 |     342 |     448 |     487 |     542 |     533
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|     125 |     179 |     208 |     198 |     246 |     249 |     214 |     208
   BOTANY ................................|     738 |     838 |     818 |     832 |     849 |     807 |     817 |     739
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|     333 |     405 |     477 |     535 |     619 |     692 |     727 |     869
   ECOLOGY ...............................|     110 |     122 |     133 |     151 |     150 |     133 |     165 |     188
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|     295 |     286 |     291 |     298 |     335 |     304 |     321 |     323
   GENETICS ..............................|     244 |     264 |     300 |     293 |     308 |     344 |     367 |     340
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     808 |     952 |   1,070 |   1,150 |   1,193 |   1,141 |   1,229 |   1,241
   NUTRITION .............................|     933 |     942 |     971 |   1,046 |   1,117 |   1,076 |   1,197 |   1,074
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     243 |     242 |     279 |     282 |     315 |     322 |     343 |     339
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     379 |     442 |     509 |     570 |     632 |     682 |     613 |     627
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|     350 |     447 |     550 |     581 |     638 |     632 |     597 |     557
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|     221 |     261 |     269 |     292 |     314 |     295 |     261 |     272
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     215 |     266 |     378 |     483 |     612 |     820 |     765 |     822
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|   1,212 |   1,316 |   1,327 |   1,485 |   1,624 |   1,642 |   1,614 |   1,844
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  12,248 |  12,882 |  12,822 |  13,128 |  13,252 |  13,239 |  12,665 |  12,238
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|     739 |     872 |     916 |     930 |     954 |     995 |     892 |     832
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|     582 |     651 |     655 |     697 |     716 |     717 |     675 |     692
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|   4,230 |   4,477 |   4,495 |   4,635 |   4,779 |   4,845 |   4,652 |   4,583
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|     425 |     407 |     426 |     432 |     410 |     426 |     432 |     381
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|     952 |     994 |   1,012 |   1,068 |   1,052 |     952 |     921 |     924
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|   2,898 |   2,951 |   2,729 |   2,756 |   2,818 |   2,805 |   2,770 |   2,635
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|   1,345 |   1,434 |   1,390 |   1,391 |   1,311 |   1,298 |   1,150 |   1,038
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|     116 |     113 |     121 |     135 |     110 |      99 |      72 |      79
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     961 |     983 |   1,078 |   1,084 |   1,102 |   1,102 |   1,101 |   1,074
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|  28,000 |  29,486 |  30,300 |  31,504 |  33,931 |  34,511 |  32,487 |  30,445
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|     813 |   1,031 |   1,015 |   1,140 |   1,124 |   1,060 |   1,084 |   1,138
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|     457 |     482 |     499 |     469 |     496 |     463 |     432 |     441
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|     365 |     422 |     568 |     588 |     662 |     723 |     699 |     736
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   2,312 |   2,392 |   2,605 |   2,764 |   2,977 |   2,983 |   2,850 |   2,690
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|   4,538 |   4,738 |   4,867 |   4,753 |   5,188 |   5,451 |   5,018 |   4,688
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|   8,099 |   8,411 |   8,743 |   9,023 |   9,928 |  10,419 |   9,942 |   9,040
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|     591 |     615 |     557 |     507 |     590 |     613 |     573 |     540
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|   2,011 |   2,068 |   2,235 |   2,398 |   2,836 |   3,003 |   2,690 |   2,710
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|   4,671 |   5,117 |   4,860 |   5,086 |   5,567 |   5,580 |   5,167 |   4,815
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|   1,607 |   1,661 |   1,830 |   1,945 |   1,991 |   2,027 |   1,985 |   1,739
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|     450 |     461 |     484 |     503 |     490 |     473 |     436 |     379
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|   2,086 |   2,088 |   2,037 |   2,328 |   2,082 |   1,716 |   1,611 |   1,529
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   2,758 |   3,052 |   3,286 |   3,556 |   3,760 |   3,693 |   3,816 |   3,675
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     204 |     218 |     258 |     296 |     331 |     382 |     392 |     375
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|     147 |     152 |     167 |     184 |     223 |     228 |     236 |     234
 NURSING .................................|     163 |     183 |     170 |     199 |     252 |     215 |     245 |     283
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|     693 |     814 |     904 |     959 |     984 |     974 |     954 |     871
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|     825 |     874 |     879 |     977 |     961 |     841 |     868 |     722
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     224 |     264 |     276 |     289 |     315 |     327 |     339 |     334
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|     153 |     161 |     189 |     201 |     223 |     232 |     223 |     211
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     349 |     386 |     443 |     451 |     471 |     494 |     559 |     645
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1/  THESE FIGURES INCLUDE ESTIMATED DATA FOR MASTER'S-GRANTING
    INSTITUTIONS, WHICH WERE SURVEYED ON A SAMPLE BASIS FROM 1984 THROUGH
    1987.  SEE "TECHNICAL NOTES" FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.
KEY:      N.E.C.= NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING