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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 2: By Enrollment Status


 TABLE C-81.  PART-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
    FIELDS IN PRIVATE 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 .............|  45,772 |  44,598 |  42,009 |  41,531 |  42,794 |  43,615 |  44,068 |  42,925
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|  40,192 |  38,957 |  36,171 |  35,347 |  36,393 |  36,663 |  36,578 |  35,250
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|  24,322 |  24,137 |  23,038 |  22,985 |  23,847 |  24,276 |  24,750 |  24,094
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|   1,097 |   1,072 |   1,072 |   1,002 |   1,042 |   1,068 |   1,033 |     909
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       3 |       1 |       5 |       2 |       2 |       3 |       5 |       2
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     705 |     681 |     715 |     748 |     734 |     834 |     791 |     711
   PHYSICS ...............................|     361 |     372 |     332 |     232 |     279 |     230 |     237 |     179
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      28 |      18 |      20 |      20 |      27 |       1 |       0 |      17
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|     432 |     395 |     417 |     447 |     489 |     497 |     444 |     485
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|      42 |      39 |      18 |      17 |      12 |      16 |      10 |       9
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|     172 |     158 |     187 |     159 |     132 |     140 |     128 |     121
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      62 |      55 |      63 |      62 |      74 |      66 |      71 |      91
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|     156 |     143 |     149 |     209 |     271 |     275 |     235 |     264
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|   1,296 |   1,257 |   1,219 |   1,237 |   1,203 |   1,230 |   1,080 |   1,115
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|   7,185 |   7,234 |   6,668 |   6,923 |   7,040 |   7,260 |   7,389 |   6,584
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      33 |      29 |       9 |      16 |      29 |      29 |      22 |      21
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   1,700 |   1,531 |   1,488 |   1,671 |   1,662 |   1,738 |   1,880 |   1,802
   ANATOMY ...............................|      32 |      27 |      20 |      24 |      14 |      10 |      10 |       8
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|      56 |      42 |      62 |      36 |      58 |      72 |     113 |     122
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     846 |     698 |     675 |     769 |     714 |     760 |     829 |     750
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     164 |     175 |     207 |     274 |     265 |     287 |     268 |     254
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       5 |       2 |       2 |       5 |       5 |       6 |       8 |       7
   BOTANY ................................|      19 |      17 |      24 |      44 |      40 |      19 |      12 |       8
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|      17 |       3 |       0 |       8 |      24 |      28 |      32 |      34
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|       0 |       1 |       1 |       2 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       0
   GENETICS ..............................|      64 |      48 |      66 |      65 |      69 |      51 |      50 |      51
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|      67 |      67 |      78 |     100 |     125 |     152 |     149 |     136
   NUTRITION .............................|     192 |     204 |     188 |     160 |     151 |     149 |     203 |     215
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     107 |     109 |      80 |      84 |      94 |      75 |      91 |     103
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|      50 |      39 |      28 |      34 |      28 |      26 |      32 |      36
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|      48 |      57 |      33 |      29 |      27 |      30 |      36 |      33
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|      26 |      25 |      13 |      18 |      21 |      24 |      22 |       8
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|       7 |      17 |      11 |      19 |      25 |      49 |      25 |      36
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|   4,925 |   5,045 |   5,003 |   5,281 |   6,222 |   6,135 |   6,202 |   6,469
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|   7,654 |   7,574 |   7,162 |   6,408 |   6,160 |   6,319 |   6,700 |   6,709
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|     363 |     336 |     312 |     255 |     226 |     258 |     338 |     318
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|     909 |     872 |     872 |     883 |     718 |     764 |     851 |     838
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|      29 |      27 |      20 |      18 |      29 |      28 |      35 |      78
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|     244 |     172 |     212 |     181 |     215 |      90 |      81 |      83
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|   4,598 |   4,437 |   4,209 |   3,523 |   3,498 |   3,637 |   3,762 |   3,842
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|     436 |     378 |     345 |     337 |     311 |     314 |     403 |     376
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|     181 |     151 |     121 |     144 |     128 |     142 |     100 |      73
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     893 |   1,201 |   1,071 |   1,067 |   1,035 |   1,086 |   1,130 |   1,101
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|  15,870 |  14,820 |  13,133 |  12,362 |  12,546 |  12,387 |  11,828 |  11,156
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|     206 |     261 |     255 |     262 |     174 |     136 |     122 |      95
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|     127 |     120 |      85 |     127 |     124 |     137 |     138 |     149
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|     540 |     402 |     348 |     316 |     348 |     358 |     321 |     321
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|   1,240 |   1,285 |   1,111 |   1,187 |   1,413 |   1,629 |   1,629 |   1,836
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|   6,153 |   6,438 |   6,225 |   5,734 |   5,643 |   5,334 |   5,060 |   4,491
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|     105 |     109 |      74 |      54 |      56 |      45 |      50 |      54
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|   4,657 |   3,716 |   2,637 |   2,340 |   2,530 |   2,487 |   2,395 |   2,159
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|   1,865 |   1,778 |   1,789 |   1,691 |   1,554 |   1,553 |   1,542 |   1,486
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|     420 |     381 |     412 |     415 |     408 |     445 |     331 |     346
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       1 |       6 |      10 |      11 |       8 |      10 |      12 |      13
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|     556 |     324 |     187 |     225 |     288 |     253 |     228 |     206
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   5,580 |   5,641 |   5,838 |   6,184 |   6,401 |   6,952 |   7,490 |   7,675
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|      68 |      81 |      54 |      65 |     123 |     125 |     108 |     134
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|      43 |      43 |      54 |      38 |      33 |      39 |      38 |      45
 NURSING .................................|   2,783 |   2,700 |   2,954 |   3,247 |   3,114 |   3,443 |   3,536 |   3,535
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|     431 |     342 |     336 |     322 |     334 |     278 |     260 |     286
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|   1,494 |   1,546 |   1,487 |   1,373 |   1,355 |   1,337 |   1,608 |   1,842
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     308 |     340 |     323 |     416 |     426 |     558 |     596 |     654
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     453 |     589 |     630 |     723 |   1,016 |   1,172 |   1,344 |   1,179
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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