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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 2: By Enrollment Status


  TABLE C-18.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH STUDENTS
WITHOUT U.S. CITIZENSHIP IN DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY FIELD: 1987-94

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                  FIELD                   |  1987   |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994
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  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............|  75,810 |  80,631 |  83,889 |  87,813 |  92,285 |  93,353 |  90,318 |  87,223
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|  73,140 |  77,682 |  80,707 |  84,366 |  88,632 |  89,754 |  86,607 |  83,687
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|  45,969 |  49,046 |  51,343 |  53,719 |  55,494 |  56,248 |  54,936 |  53,904
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|   9,830 |  10,237 |  10,824 |  11,338 |  11,563 |  11,650 |  11,111 |  10,707
   ASTRONOMY .............................|     172 |     160 |     158 |     187 |     212 |     219 |     210 |     259
   CHEMISTRY .............................|   4,808 |   5,200 |   5,568 |   5,980 |   6,191 |   6,129 |   5,935 |   5,809
   PHYSICS ...............................|   4,829 |   4,841 |   5,078 |   5,147 |   5,134 |   5,269 |   4,929 |   4,589
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      21 |      36 |      20 |      24 |      26 |      33 |      37 |      50
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|   1,911 |   2,115 |   2,276 |   2,380 |   2,524 |   2,618 |   2,633 |   2,794
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|     219 |     230 |     234 |     264 |     288 |     307 |     272 |     250
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|   1,086 |   1,175 |   1,269 |   1,324 |   1,377 |   1,484 |   1,503 |   1,522
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|     356 |     437 |     516 |     532 |     563 |     559 |     555 |     662
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|     250 |     273 |     257 |     260 |     296 |     268 |     303 |     360
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|   5,286 |   5,585 |   5,812 |   5,692 |   5,670 |   5,521 |   5,277 |   5,220
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|   5,775 |   6,052 |   6,369 |   6,970 |   7,206 |   7,675 |   7,623 |   7,302
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|   2,596 |   2,619 |   2,599 |   2,785 |   2,782 |   2,802 |   2,766 |   2,776
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   7,833 |   8,820 |   9,815 |  10,476 |  11,448 |  11,660 |  11,808 |  11,677
   ANATOMY ...............................|     153 |     180 |     215 |     202 |     241 |     237 |     239 |     229
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|   1,202 |   1,326 |   1,506 |   1,623 |   1,715 |   1,716 |   1,729 |   1,695
   BIOLOGY ...............................|   1,249 |   1,399 |   1,568 |   1,627 |   1,742 |   1,760 |   1,712 |   1,649
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     267 |     301 |     304 |     342 |     448 |     487 |     542 |     533
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|     125 |     179 |     208 |     198 |     246 |     249 |     214 |     208
   BOTANY ................................|     732 |     831 |     818 |     831 |     847 |     805 |     817 |     738
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|     333 |     405 |     477 |     535 |     619 |     692 |     727 |     869
   ECOLOGY ...............................|     109 |     121 |     133 |     151 |     150 |     132 |     165 |     188
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|     295 |     286 |     291 |     298 |     335 |     304 |     321 |     323
   GENETICS ..............................|     241 |     260 |     296 |     290 |     306 |     340 |     366 |     340
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     803 |     947 |   1,070 |   1,144 |   1,191 |   1,139 |   1,228 |   1,241
   NUTRITION .............................|     920 |     931 |     951 |   1,036 |   1,109 |   1,062 |   1,180 |   1,065
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     242 |     240 |     276 |     279 |     312 |     320 |     341 |     336
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     379 |     442 |     509 |     570 |     632 |     682 |     613 |     627
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|     350 |     447 |     550 |     581 |     638 |     632 |     597 |     557
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|     221 |     261 |     268 |     289 |     308 |     294 |     261 |     272
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     212 |     264 |     375 |     480 |     609 |     809 |     756 |     807
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|   1,090 |   1,204 |   1,223 |   1,374 |   1,493 |   1,519 |   1,484 |   1,617
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  11,648 |  12,414 |  12,425 |  12,704 |  12,808 |  12,803 |  12,234 |  11,811
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|     716 |     850 |     894 |     910 |     935 |     972 |     862 |     809
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|     581 |     649 |     651 |     693 |     714 |     713 |     668 |     678
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|   4,059 |   4,323 |   4,376 |   4,487 |   4,616 |   4,662 |   4,475 |   4,444
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|     403 |     389 |     404 |     418 |     391 |     415 |     417 |     365
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|     924 |     963 |     983 |   1,051 |   1,043 |     946 |     905 |     913
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|   2,686 |   2,798 |   2,600 |   2,605 |   2,668 |   2,666 |   2,649 |   2,494
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|   1,286 |   1,392 |   1,352 |   1,351 |   1,266 |   1,245 |   1,109 |   1,011
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|     113 |     110 |     120 |     134 |     109 |      98 |      72 |      72
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     880 |     940 |   1,045 |   1,055 |   1,066 |   1,086 |   1,077 |   1,025
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|  27,171 |  28,636 |  29,364 |  30,647 |  33,138 |  33,506 |  31,671 |  29,783
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|     808 |   1,026 |     999 |   1,112 |   1,121 |   1,059 |   1,083 |   1,133
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|     457 |     482 |     499 |     469 |     496 |     463 |     432 |     441
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|     365 |     422 |     557 |     577 |     654 |     715 |     690 |     718
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   2,269 |   2,355 |   2,583 |   2,739 |   2,938 |   2,937 |   2,832 |   2,673
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|   4,428 |   4,660 |   4,773 |   4,675 |   5,098 |   5,309 |   4,877 |   4,580
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|   7,746 |   8,030 |   8,304 |   8,653 |   9,607 |  10,028 |   9,626 |   8,789
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|     588 |     613 |     556 |     507 |     590 |     613 |     573 |     540
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|   1,951 |   1,997 |   2,141 |   2,298 |   2,756 |   2,878 |   2,598 |   2,624
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|   4,562 |   4,988 |   4,706 |   4,932 |   5,408 |   5,391 |   5,031 |   4,724
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|   1,597 |   1,652 |   1,820 |   1,934 |   1,981 |   2,016 |   1,973 |   1,735
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|     450 |     461 |     484 |     503 |     490 |     473 |     436 |     379
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|   1,950 |   1,950 |   1,942 |   2,248 |   1,999 |   1,624 |   1,520 |   1,447
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   2,670 |   2,949 |   3,182 |   3,447 |   3,653 |   3,599 |   3,711 |   3,536
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     189 |     201 |     242 |     272 |     314 |     371 |     383 |     356
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|     147 |     152 |     167 |     184 |     223 |     228 |     236 |     234
 NURSING .................................|     158 |     169 |     162 |     182 |     230 |     202 |     227 |     275
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|     693 |     814 |     904 |     959 |     984 |     974 |     954 |     871
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|     806 |     860 |     867 |     963 |     959 |     837 |     863 |     716
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     201 |     228 |     238 |     263 |     280 |     288 |     298 |     290
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|     153 |     157 |     185 |     197 |     219 |     228 |     214 |     205
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     323 |     368 |     417 |     427 |     444 |     471 |     536 |     589
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KEY:      N.E.C.= NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING