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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 2: By Enrollment Status


  TABLE C-83.  PART-TIME GRADUATE SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH STUDENTS
 WITH 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 .............| 106,646 | 106,167 | 105,444 | 109,771 | 111,175 | 116,052 | 118,289 | 118,549
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|  87,862 |  86,842 |  85,142 |  88,115 |  88,919 |  92,246 |  93,313 |  92,280
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|  55,690 |  56,610 |  55,901 |  58,114 |  59,136 |  61,273 |  62,364 |  61,959
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|   2,940 |   3,049 |   2,965 |   2,980 |   2,860 |   2,871 |   2,882 |   2,749
   ASTRONOMY .............................|      30 |      20 |      21 |      15 |      14 |      23 |      25 |      17
   CHEMISTRY .............................|   1,718 |   1,711 |   1,679 |   1,731 |   1,621 |   1,756 |   1,770 |   1,663
   PHYSICS ...............................|   1,110 |   1,223 |   1,170 |   1,133 |   1,120 |   1,009 |   1,001 |     955
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      82 |      95 |      95 |     101 |     105 |      83 |      86 |     114
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|   3,047 |   2,839 |   2,734 |   2,823 |   2,992 |   3,055 |   3,021 |   3,021
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|     106 |      89 |      85 |      80 |      80 |     101 |      92 |      94
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|   1,912 |   1,765 |   1,694 |   1,530 |   1,468 |   1,440 |   1,386 |   1,314
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|     372 |     323 |     297 |     305 |     298 |     311 |     312 |     353
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|     657 |     662 |     658 |     908 |   1,146 |   1,203 |   1,231 |   1,260
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|   3,487 |   3,614 |   3,418 |   3,645 |   3,554 |   3,576 |   3,355 |   3,352
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|  10,766 |  11,216 |  10,586 |  10,992 |  10,861 |  11,088 |  11,343 |  10,749
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|   1,504 |   1,495 |   1,599 |   1,623 |   1,649 |   1,750 |   1,809 |   2,020
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   5,755 |   5,711 |   5,635 |   6,075 |   6,063 |   6,529 |   6,566 |   6,590
   ANATOMY ...............................|      84 |      81 |      73 |      78 |      80 |      62 |      44 |      82
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     148 |     140 |     187 |     149 |     163 |     213 |     201 |     246
   BIOLOGY ...............................|   2,035 |   2,015 |   1,869 |   2,043 |   2,075 |   2,361 |   2,418 |   2,264
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     356 |     419 |     457 |     575 |     538 |     659 |     604 |     584
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|      98 |      45 |      45 |      34 |      14 |      19 |      23 |      21
   BOTANY ................................|     327 |     305 |     308 |     314 |     304 |     312 |     285 |     313
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|      72 |      47 |      47 |      57 |      71 |     116 |     145 |     142
   ECOLOGY ...............................|     109 |     105 |     133 |     152 |     156 |     165 |     200 |     219
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|     154 |     145 |     138 |     134 |     128 |     144 |     177 |     156
   GENETICS ..............................|      95 |      91 |     103 |      99 |      88 |      93 |      78 |      82
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     358 |     377 |     409 |     406 |     424 |     407 |     368 |     351
   NUTRITION .............................|     916 |     998 |   1,005 |     998 |     921 |     871 |     889 |     945
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     233 |     202 |     198 |     214 |     269 |     223 |     200 |     219
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     132 |     119 |     111 |     116 |     113 |     116 |     123 |     137
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|     207 |     202 |     136 |     138 |     149 |     132 |     128 |     138
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|     293 |     282 |     276 |     375 |     364 |     313 |     338 |     334
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     138 |     138 |     140 |     193 |     206 |     323 |     345 |     357
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|   9,055 |   9,435 |   9,238 |  10,012 |  10,931 |  11,161 |  10,948 |  11,158
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  19,136 |  19,251 |  19,726 |  19,964 |  20,226 |  21,243 |  22,440 |  22,320
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|     233 |     229 |     238 |     189 |     218 |     244 |     293 |     223
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|   1,484 |   1,412 |   1,460 |   1,402 |   1,358 |   1,504 |   1,623 |   1,595
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|   1,942 |   1,958 |   1,894 |   1,957 |   1,821 |   1,876 |   1,969 |   2,034
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|     568 |     595 |     660 |     710 |     746 |     788 |     845 |     880
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|     451 |     326 |     423 |     416 |     447 |     400 |     363 |     424
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|  10,277 |  10,180 |  10,486 |  10,462 |  10,698 |  11,099 |  11,501 |  11,190
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|   1,385 |   1,395 |   1,440 |   1,353 |   1,556 |   1,645 |   1,818 |   1,755
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|     317 |     336 |     306 |     334 |     226 |     273 |     217 |     237
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|   2,479 |   2,820 |   2,819 |   3,141 |   3,156 |   3,414 |   3,811 |   3,982
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|  32,172 |  30,232 |  29,241 |  30,001 |  29,783 |  30,973 |  30,949 |  30,321
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|     568 |     592 |     647 |     814 |     691 |     608 |     561 |     573
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|     110 |     121 |     126 |     102 |     110 |     112 |     132 |     129
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|     201 |     212 |     223 |     236 |     227 |     263 |     306 |     340
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   1,186 |   1,053 |     940 |   1,047 |   1,068 |   1,111 |   1,179 |   1,346
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|   3,332 |   3,313 |   3,478 |   3,611 |   3,935 |   4,786 |   4,917 |   5,244
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|  11,098 |  11,255 |  10,903 |  10,512 |  10,324 |  10,711 |  10,326 |   9,655
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|     673 |     663 |     678 |     640 |     650 |     682 |     660 |     596
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|   6,810 |   5,913 |   5,064 |   4,939 |   5,241 |   5,706 |   6,061 |   5,899
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|   4,546 |   4,124 |   4,129 |   4,308 |   4,269 |   4,414 |   4,347 |   4,338
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|     778 |     696 |     714 |     771 |     834 |     915 |     813 |     797
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|     205 |     170 |     180 |     165 |     172 |     180 |     205 |     216
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|   2,665 |   2,120 |   2,159 |   2,856 |   2,262 |   1,485 |   1,442 |   1,188
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|  18,784 |  19,325 |  20,302 |  21,656 |  22,256 |  23,806 |  24,976 |  26,269
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     363 |     379 |     247 |     262 |     309 |     385 |     343 |     410
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|     133 |     142 |     134 |     108 |     123 |     116 |     110 |     129
 NURSING .................................|  10,519 |  10,841 |  11,593 |  12,811 |  13,002 |  14,019 |  14,518 |  15,459
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|     640 |     595 |     628 |     608 |     621 |     582 |     602 |     593
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|   3,026 |   3,027 |   3,048 |   3,229 |   3,452 |   3,434 |   3,948 |   4,355
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|   1,383 |   1,436 |   1,439 |   1,649 |   1,546 |   1,753 |   1,683 |   1,748
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|     122 |     134 |     122 |     163 |     154 |     163 |     163 |     162
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   2,598 |   2,771 |   3,091 |   2,826 |   3,049 |   3,354 |   3,609 |   3,413
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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