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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE B-65.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
FIELDS IN PRIVATE INSTITUTIONS, BY FIELD AND SOURCE OF MAJOR SUPPORT: 1987-94

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   FIELD AND SOURCE OF MAJOR SUPPORT    | 1987 1/ |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994         
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TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS:             |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  76,962 |  78,110 |  80,125 |  83,129 |  86,602 |  92,071 |  94,944 |  96,262       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|  16,260 |  16,244 |  17,269 |  17,505 |  18,597 |  18,909 |  19,985 |  20,217       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|   2,647 |   2,701 |   2,702 |   2,656 |   2,758 |   2,829 |   3,007 |   2,951       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|   5,644 |   5,893 |   6,268 |   6,567 |   7,170 |   7,134 |   7,374 |   7,823       
       NIH .............................|   4,865 |   5,110 |   5,320 |   5,622 |   6,159 |   6,189 |   6,438 |   6,779       
       OTHER HHS .......................|     779 |     783 |     948 |     945 |   1,011 |     945 |     936 |   1,044       
     NSF ...............................|   4,074 |   4,115 |   4,176 |   4,188 |   4,233 |   4,295 |   4,227 |   4,379       
     USDA ..............................|     120 |     110 |     135 |     106 |     135 |     137 |     127 |     160       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|   3,775 |   3,425 |   3,988 |   3,988 |   4,301 |   4,514 |   5,250 |   4,904       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|  27,397 |  28,174 |  28,773 |  30,186 |  30,475 |  31,243 |  31,441 |  31,345       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   8,888 |   8,743 |   8,652 |   8,403 |   8,560 |   8,906 |   8,582 |   8,478       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|   6,371 |   6,230 |   6,161 |   6,125 |   6,113 |   6,366 |   6,266 |   6,119       
     FOREIGN ...........................|   2,517 |   2,513 |   2,491 |   2,278 |   2,447 |   2,540 |   2,316 |   2,359       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|  24,417 |  24,949 |  25,431 |  27,035 |  28,970 |  33,013 |  34,936 |  36,222       
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING:         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  71,380 |  72,378 |  74,305 |  76,984 |  79,717 |  84,715 |  85,973 |  86,010       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|  14,957 |  14,998 |  15,845 |  16,068 |  17,012 |  17,375 |  18,260 |  18,441       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|   2,595 |   2,625 |   2,577 |   2,512 |   2,601 |   2,698 |   2,850 |   2,818       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|   4,844 |   5,031 |   5,354 |   5,598 |   6,050 |   6,074 |   6,223 |   6,549       
       NIH .............................|   4,531 |   4,742 |   4,958 |   5,219 |   5,608 |   5,624 |   5,817 |   6,078       
       OTHER HHS .......................|     313 |     289 |     396 |     379 |     442 |     450 |     406 |     471       
     NSF ...............................|   4,052 |   4,104 |   4,160 |   4,175 |   4,217 |   4,272 |   4,194 |   4,348       
     USDA ..............................|     119 |     108 |     134 |     105 |     133 |     136 |     113 |     149       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|   3,347 |   3,130 |   3,620 |   3,678 |   4,011 |   4,195 |   4,880 |   4,577       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|  26,339 |  27,008 |  27,413 |  28,777 |  29,088 |  29,777 |  29,711 |  29,440       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   8,279 |   8,292 |   8,205 |   8,027 |   8,135 |   8,388 |   8,004 |   7,918       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|   6,026 |   5,965 |   5,962 |   5,977 |   5,921 |   6,081 |   5,949 |   5,824       
     FOREIGN ...........................|   2,253 |   2,327 |   2,243 |   2,050 |   2,214 |   2,307 |   2,055 |   2,094       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|  21,805 |  22,080 |  22,842 |  24,112 |  25,482 |  29,175 |  29,998 |  30,211       
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SCIENCES, TOTAL:                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  53,701 |  54,718 |  56,327 |  58,748 |  60,798 |  64,784 |  66,090 |  66,477       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|  10,666 |  10,948 |  11,504 |  11,605 |  12,317 |  12,580 |  13,239 |  13,429       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|   1,193 |   1,368 |   1,263 |   1,199 |   1,258 |   1,307 |   1,282 |   1,329       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|   4,571 |   4,782 |   5,064 |   5,243 |   5,666 |   5,685 |   5,854 |   6,144       
       NIH .............................|   4,298 |   4,510 |   4,699 |   4,907 |   5,256 |   5,273 |   5,498 |   5,723       
       OTHER HHS .......................|     273 |     272 |     365 |     336 |     410 |     412 |     356 |     421       
     NSF ...............................|   2,639 |   2,677 |   2,780 |   2,794 |   2,739 |   2,756 |   2,736 |   2,764       
     USDA ..............................|     114 |     102 |     120 |      95 |     127 |     124 |     100 |     130       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|   2,149 |   2,019 |   2,277 |   2,274 |   2,527 |   2,708 |   3,267 |   3,062       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|  21,290 |  21,747 |  22,202 |  23,424 |  23,463 |  24,269 |  24,051 |  23,986       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   4,281 |   4,390 |   4,390 |   4,282 |   4,390 |   4,609 |   4,792 |   4,772       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|   2,870 |   2,901 |   2,972 |   3,016 |   3,060 |   3,191 |   3,451 |   3,360       
     FOREIGN ...........................|   1,411 |   1,489 |   1,418 |   1,266 |   1,330 |   1,418 |   1,341 |   1,412       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|  17,464 |  17,633 |  18,231 |  19,437 |  20,628 |  23,326 |  24,008 |  24,290       
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PHYSICAL SCIENCES:                      |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   7,918 |   7,953 |   8,157 |   8,213 |   8,357 |   8,453 |   8,377 |   8,295       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   3,223 |   3,258 |   3,478 |   3,446 |   3,630 |   3,649 |   3,729 |   3,657       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     365 |     483 |     458 |     397 |     421 |     404 |     389 |     388       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|     744 |     783 |     762 |     735 |     785 |     822 |     782 |     803       
       NIH .............................|     695 |     726 |     724 |     683 |     725 |     740 |     727 |     709       
       OTHER HHS .......................|      49 |      57 |      38 |      52 |      60 |      82 |      55 |      94       
     NSF ...............................|   1,208 |   1,218 |   1,262 |   1,284 |   1,253 |   1,220 |   1,194 |   1,164       
     USDA ..............................|       8 |       8 |       3 |       8 |       7 |       6 |       6 |       7       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     898 |     766 |     993 |   1,022 |   1,164 |   1,197 |   1,358 |   1,295       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   3,728 |   3,669 |   3,695 |   3,807 |   3,639 |   3,782 |   3,577 |   3,529       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     622 |     634 |     639 |     596 |     716 |     679 |     670 |     669       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     535 |     549 |     562 |     518 |     613 |     594 |     569 |     541       
     FOREIGN ...........................|      87 |      85 |      77 |      78 |     103 |      85 |     101 |     128       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     345 |     392 |     345 |     364 |     372 |     343 |     401 |     440       
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EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES:   |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   1,789 |   1,803 |   1,822 |   1,866 |   1,962 |   2,056 |   2,166 |   2,262       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     625 |     641 |     692 |     697 |     668 |     698 |     805 |     793       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      58 |      69 |      94 |      95 |     102 |     118 |     111 |     113       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|       6 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       5 |       1 |       4 |       3       
       NIH .............................|       3 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       2 |       1 |       2 |       2       
       OTHER HHS .......................|       3 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       3 |       0 |       2 |       1       
     NSF ...............................|     355 |     340 |     347 |     368 |     320 |     323 |     348 |     353       
     USDA ..............................|       1 |       3 |       2 |       1 |      20 |       6 |       3 |       4       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     205 |     227 |     249 |     233 |     221 |     250 |     339 |     320       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|     710 |     681 |     720 |     692 |     769 |     753 |     732 |     726       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     215 |     215 |     172 |     201 |     207 |     221 |     200 |     235       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     166 |     162 |     128 |     160 |     154 |     179 |     153 |     174       
     FOREIGN ...........................|      49 |      53 |      44 |      41 |      53 |      42 |      47 |      61       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     239 |     266 |     238 |     276 |     318 |     384 |     429 |     508       
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MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES:                  |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   2,924 |   3,023 |   3,008 |   2,856 |   2,998 |   3,088 |   3,131 |   3,126       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     420 |     466 |     409 |     382 |     417 |     467 |     477 |     458       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     154 |     178 |     117 |      90 |     100 |     104 |     108 |      99       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|       3 |       3 |       4 |      10 |      12 |      13 |      17 |      18       
       NIH .............................|       2 |       1 |       2 |       2 |      10 |      12 |      13 |      17       
       OTHER HHS .......................|       1 |       2 |       2 |       8 |       2 |       1 |       4 |       1       
     NSF ...............................|     213 |     237 |     229 |     209 |     171 |     167 |     178 |     199       
     USDA ..............................|       0 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       3 |       1       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|      50 |      47 |      59 |      73 |     134 |     182 |     171 |     141       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   1,707 |   1,757 |   1,834 |   1,832 |   1,837 |   1,816 |   1,800 |   1,797       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     231 |     262 |     235 |     170 |     188 |     210 |     193 |     200       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     108 |     131 |     123 |      93 |     100 |     107 |     108 |     111       
     FOREIGN ...........................|     123 |     131 |     112 |      77 |      88 |     103 |      85 |      89       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     566 |     538 |     530 |     472 |     556 |     595 |     661 |     671       
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COMPUTER SCIENCES:                      |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   4,962 |   4,800 |   5,097 |   5,403 |   4,963 |   5,564 |   5,444 |   5,190       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     757 |     803 |     817 |     862 |     853 |     916 |     928 |     967       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     452 |     470 |     420 |     457 |     459 |     497 |     493 |     485       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|      24 |      25 |      26 |      32 |      26 |      29 |      24 |      31       
       NIH .............................|      24 |      25 |      22 |      30 |      26 |      29 |      20 |      27       
       OTHER HHS .......................|       0 |       0 |       4 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       4 |       4       
     NSF ...............................|     220 |     250 |     284 |     293 |     305 |     319 |     349 |     374       
     USDA ..............................|       1 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|      60 |      58 |      87 |      79 |      63 |      71 |      62 |      77       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   1,061 |   1,086 |   1,095 |   1,219 |   1,110 |   1,181 |   1,190 |   1,189       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     634 |     703 |     634 |     596 |     585 |     634 |     697 |     661       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     461 |     498 |     451 |     434 |     434 |     455 |     587 |     534       
     FOREIGN ...........................|     173 |     205 |     183 |     162 |     151 |     179 |     110 |     127       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|   2,510 |   2,208 |   2,551 |   2,726 |   2,415 |   2,833 |   2,629 |   2,373       
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AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES:                  |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|     376 |     402 |     408 |     469 |     490 |     465 |     425 |     441       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|      75 |      88 |      82 |      99 |     100 |     119 |      79 |      67       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|       1 |       3 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       1       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|       2 |       3 |       2 |       3 |       3 |       3 |       4 |       6       
       NIH .............................|       2 |       3 |       2 |       2 |       2 |       3 |       2 |       3       
       OTHER HHS .......................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       1 |       0 |       2 |       3       
     NSF ...............................|       6 |       5 |       2 |       7 |       6 |       8 |       8 |       7       
     USDA ..............................|      27 |      23 |      31 |      40 |      47 |      47 |      36 |      35       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|      39 |      54 |      47 |      49 |      43 |      60 |      30 |      18       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|     154 |     153 |     172 |     185 |     178 |     146 |     146 |     155       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|      91 |      84 |      79 |      83 |      85 |      83 |      93 |      94       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|      49 |      52 |      49 |      58 |      53 |      48 |      48 |      38       
     FOREIGN ...........................|      42 |      32 |      30 |      25 |      32 |      35 |      45 |      56       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|      56 |      77 |      75 |     102 |     127 |     117 |     107 |     125       
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BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES:                    |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  10,082 |  10,393 |  10,777 |  11,091 |  11,716 |  12,176 |  12,659 |  13,266       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   4,161 |   4,252 |   4,560 |   4,694 |   5,014 |   5,055 |   5,370 |   5,736       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      55 |      65 |      70 |      45 |      43 |      60 |      37 |      89       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|   3,415 |   3,550 |   3,834 |   4,061 |   4,372 |   4,386 |   4,501 |   4,790       
       NIH .............................|   3,330 |   3,475 |   3,683 |   3,913 |   4,196 |   4,210 |   4,362 |   4,593       
       OTHER HHS .......................|      85 |      75 |     151 |     148 |     176 |     176 |     139 |     197       
     NSF ...............................|     362 |     353 |     365 |     316 |     301 |     295 |     296 |     293       
     USDA ..............................|      63 |      55 |      62 |      32 |      38 |      51 |      28 |      67       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     266 |     229 |     229 |     240 |     260 |     263 |     508 |     497       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   3,910 |   4,038 |   4,286 |   4,418 |   4,528 |   4,851 |   4,690 |   4,945       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     827 |     901 |     889 |     940 |     985 |     946 |   1,137 |   1,011       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     599 |     670 |     677 |     760 |     815 |     774 |     923 |     819       
     FOREIGN ...........................|     228 |     231 |     212 |     180 |     170 |     172 |     214 |     192       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|   1,184 |   1,202 |   1,042 |   1,039 |   1,189 |   1,324 |   1,462 |   1,574       
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PSYCHOLOGY:                             |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  10,935 |  11,191 |  11,981 |  12,774 |  13,647 |  14,754 |  15,406 |  15,394       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     560 |     518 |     561 |     532 |     614 |     603 |     717 |     652       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      57 |      38 |      26 |      32 |      43 |      41 |      38 |      48       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|     261 |     287 |     316 |     305 |     352 |     318 |     384 |     360       
       NIH .............................|     172 |     208 |     202 |     208 |     221 |     210 |     301 |     295       
       OTHER HHS .......................|      89 |      79 |     114 |      97 |     131 |     108 |      83 |      65       
     NSF ...............................|     101 |      81 |      88 |      88 |      88 |      98 |      77 |      90       
     USDA ..............................|       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       3 |       1       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     140 |     112 |     131 |     107 |     131 |     145 |     215 |     153       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   3,442 |   3,468 |   3,517 |   3,733 |   3,976 |   4,107 |   4,355 |   4,234       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     393 |     274 |     322 |     344 |     213 |     194 |     181 |     265       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     356 |     246 |     286 |     322 |     183 |     161 |     156 |     237       
     FOREIGN ...........................|      37 |      28 |      36 |      22 |      30 |      33 |      25 |      28       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|   6,540 |   6,931 |   7,581 |   8,165 |   8,844 |   9,850 |  10,153 |  10,243       
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SOCIAL SCIENCES:                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  14,715 |  15,153 |  15,077 |  16,076 |  16,665 |  18,228 |  18,482 |  18,503       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     845 |     922 |     905 |     893 |   1,021 |   1,073 |   1,134 |   1,099       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      51 |      62 |      78 |      83 |      89 |      82 |     105 |     106       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|     116 |     129 |     120 |      97 |     111 |     113 |     138 |     133       
       NIH .............................|      70 |      71 |      64 |      69 |      74 |      68 |      71 |      77       
       OTHER HHS .......................|      46 |      58 |      56 |      28 |      37 |      45 |      67 |      56       
     NSF ...............................|     174 |     193 |     203 |     229 |     295 |     326 |     286 |     284       
     USDA ..............................|      13 |      12 |      22 |      13 |      15 |      12 |      21 |      15       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     491 |     526 |     482 |     471 |     511 |     540 |     584 |     561       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   6,578 |   6,895 |   6,883 |   7,538 |   7,426 |   7,633 |   7,561 |   7,411       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   1,268 |   1,317 |   1,420 |   1,352 |   1,411 |   1,642 |   1,621 |   1,637       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     596 |     593 |     696 |     671 |     708 |     873 |     907 |     906       
     FOREIGN ...........................|     672 |     724 |     724 |     681 |     703 |     769 |     714 |     731       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|   6,024 |   6,019 |   5,869 |   6,293 |   6,807 |   7,880 |   8,166 |   8,356       
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ENGINEERING, TOTAL:                     |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  17,679 |  17,660 |  17,978 |  18,236 |  18,919 |  19,931 |  19,883 |  19,533       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   4,291 |   4,050 |   4,341 |   4,463 |   4,695 |   4,795 |   5,021 |   5,012       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|   1,402 |   1,257 |   1,314 |   1,313 |   1,343 |   1,391 |   1,568 |   1,489       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|     273 |     249 |     290 |     355 |     384 |     389 |     369 |     405       
       NIH .............................|     233 |     232 |     259 |     312 |     352 |     351 |     319 |     355       
       OTHER HHS .......................|      40 |      17 |      31 |      43 |      32 |      38 |      50 |      50       
     NSF ...............................|   1,413 |   1,427 |   1,380 |   1,381 |   1,478 |   1,516 |   1,458 |   1,584       
     USDA ..............................|       5 |       6 |      14 |      10 |       6 |      12 |      13 |      19       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|   1,198 |   1,111 |   1,343 |   1,404 |   1,484 |   1,487 |   1,613 |   1,515       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   5,049 |   5,261 |   5,211 |   5,353 |   5,625 |   5,508 |   5,660 |   5,454       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   3,998 |   3,902 |   3,815 |   3,745 |   3,745 |   3,779 |   3,212 |   3,146       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|   3,156 |   3,064 |   2,990 |   2,961 |   2,861 |   2,890 |   2,498 |   2,464       
     FOREIGN ...........................|     842 |     838 |     825 |     784 |     884 |     889 |     714 |     682       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|   4,341 |   4,447 |   4,611 |   4,675 |   4,854 |   5,849 |   5,990 |   5,921       
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CHEMICAL ENGINEERING:                   |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   1,726 |   1,632 |   1,576 |   1,559 |   1,598 |   1,604 |   1,645 |   1,660       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     521 |     448 |     476 |     465 |     485 |     476 |     477 |     467       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      56 |      45 |      44 |      22 |      38 |      35 |      39 |      39       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|      35 |      40 |      43 |      62 |      66 |      56 |      50 |      75       
       NIH .............................|      35 |      38 |      43 |      61 |      66 |      52 |      47 |      68       
       OTHER HHS .......................|       0 |       2 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       4 |       3 |       7       
     NSF ...............................|     288 |     259 |     219 |     230 |     211 |     222 |     210 |     218       
     USDA ..............................|       0 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       2 |       3       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     142 |     104 |     169 |     151 |     170 |     162 |     176 |     132       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|     588 |     620 |     605 |     606 |     640 |     611 |     615 |     659       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     460 |     450 |     375 |     378 |     337 |     366 |     329 |     336       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     422 |     400 |     336 |     341 |     293 |     335 |     297 |     300       
     FOREIGN ...........................|      38 |      50 |      39 |      37 |      44 |      31 |      32 |      36       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     157 |     114 |     120 |     110 |     136 |     151 |     224 |     198       
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CIVIL ENGINEERING:                      |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   2,184 |   2,162 |   2,349 |   2,373 |   2,597 |   2,870 |   2,892 |   2,922       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     501 |     452 |     463 |     470 |     489 |     512 |     508 |     526       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      94 |     113 |     110 |      89 |      88 |      95 |      91 |      81       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|       7 |       1 |       6 |       4 |      10 |      19 |      10 |      16       
       NIH .............................|       7 |       1 |       6 |       4 |      10 |      18 |      10 |      16       
       OTHER HHS .......................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       0       
     NSF ...............................|     198 |     176 |     161 |     174 |     166 |     166 |     159 |     179       
     USDA ..............................|       2 |       3 |       6 |       2 |       0 |       1 |       2 |       1       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     200 |     159 |     180 |     201 |     225 |     231 |     246 |     249       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|     786 |     773 |     798 |     803 |     870 |     931 |   1,035 |   1,045       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     255 |     286 |     406 |     404 |     443 |     471 |     352 |     311       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     151 |     169 |     246 |     276 |     312 |     319 |     232 |     189       
     FOREIGN ...........................|     104 |     117 |     160 |     128 |     131 |     152 |     120 |     122       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     642 |     651 |     682 |     696 |     795 |     956 |     997 |   1,040       
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ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING:                 |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   5,485 |   5,563 |   5,735 |   5,645 |   5,795 |   6,190 |   5,977 |   6,006       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   1,002 |     941 |   1,027 |   1,035 |   1,140 |   1,213 |   1,356 |   1,305       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     460 |     388 |     440 |     439 |     452 |     524 |     622 |     591       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|      26 |      24 |      29 |      33 |      36 |      38 |      40 |      45       
       NIH .............................|      17 |      22 |      24 |      26 |      31 |      32 |      30 |      40       
       OTHER HHS .......................|       9 |       2 |       5 |       7 |       5 |       6 |      10 |       5       
     NSF ...............................|     347 |     392 |     360 |     362 |     427 |     430 |     411 |     433       
     USDA ..............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       2 |       6       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     169 |     137 |     198 |     201 |     225 |     221 |     281 |     230       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   1,349 |   1,500 |   1,517 |   1,499 |   1,618 |   1,500 |   1,408 |   1,333       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   1,477 |   1,383 |   1,413 |   1,313 |   1,275 |   1,263 |   1,069 |   1,103       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|   1,164 |   1,116 |   1,178 |   1,110 |   1,027 |   1,030 |     924 |     926       
     FOREIGN ...........................|     313 |     267 |     235 |     203 |     248 |     233 |     145 |     177       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|   1,657 |   1,739 |   1,778 |   1,798 |   1,762 |   2,214 |   2,144 |   2,265       
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INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING:                 |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   1,042 |   1,057 |   1,077 |   1,117 |   1,099 |   1,310 |   1,322 |   1,276       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     121 |     111 |     100 |     121 |     131 |     112 |     118 |     146       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      61 |      61 |      39 |      42 |      41 |      27 |      34 |      33       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|      16 |       7 |      21 |      29 |      20 |      17 |      23 |      19       
       NIH .............................|       2 |       1 |       7 |      10 |       3 |       1 |       5 |       4       
       OTHER HHS .......................|      14 |       6 |      14 |      19 |      17 |      16 |      18 |      15       
     NSF ...............................|      22 |      26 |      30 |      32 |      44 |      42 |      42 |      61       
     USDA ..............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|      22 |      17 |      10 |      18 |      26 |      26 |      19 |      33       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|     213 |     268 |     257 |     286 |     279 |     316 |     351 |     321       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     147 |     190 |     164 |     135 |     128 |     131 |     133 |     132       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     111 |     134 |     103 |      69 |      69 |      68 |      84 |      85       
     FOREIGN ...........................|      36 |      56 |      61 |      66 |      59 |      63 |      49 |      47       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     561 |     488 |     556 |     575 |     561 |     751 |     720 |     677       
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MECHANICAL ENGINEERING:                 |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   2,740 |   2,756 |   2,777 |   2,903 |   3,037 |   3,087 |   3,094 |   2,960       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     573 |     551 |     627 |     695 |     755 |     758 |     871 |     825       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     196 |     170 |     194 |     189 |     163 |     169 |     211 |     228       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|      24 |      22 |      17 |      25 |      24 |      27 |      37 |      33       
       NIH .............................|      23 |      20 |      16 |      25 |      24 |      26 |      34 |      33       
       OTHER HHS .......................|       1 |       2 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       3 |       0       
     NSF ...............................|     166 |     171 |     185 |     203 |     245 |     229 |     240 |     250       
     USDA ..............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     187 |     188 |     231 |     278 |     323 |     333 |     383 |     314       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|     881 |     924 |     884 |     928 |     979 |     935 |     967 |     857       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     640 |     545 |     522 |     525 |     574 |     558 |     395 |     517       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     499 |     416 |     412 |     408 |     416 |     432 |     301 |     384       
     FOREIGN ...........................|     141 |     129 |     110 |     117 |     158 |     126 |      94 |     133       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     646 |     736 |     744 |     755 |     729 |     836 |     861 |     761       
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OTHER ENGINEERING:                      |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   4,502 |   4,490 |   4,464 |   4,639 |   4,793 |   4,870 |   4,953 |   4,709       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   1,573 |   1,547 |   1,648 |   1,677 |   1,695 |   1,724 |   1,691 |   1,743       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     535 |     480 |     487 |     532 |     561 |     541 |     571 |     517       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|     165 |     155 |     174 |     202 |     228 |     232 |     209 |     217       
       NIH .............................|     149 |     150 |     163 |     186 |     218 |     222 |     193 |     194       
       OTHER HHS .......................|      16 |       5 |      11 |      16 |      10 |      10 |      16 |      23       
     NSF ...............................|     392 |     403 |     425 |     380 |     385 |     427 |     396 |     443       
     USDA ..............................|       3 |       3 |       7 |       8 |       6 |      10 |       7 |       9       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     478 |     506 |     555 |     555 |     515 |     514 |     508 |     557       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   1,232 |   1,176 |   1,150 |   1,231 |   1,239 |   1,215 |   1,284 |   1,239       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   1,019 |   1,048 |     935 |     990 |     988 |     990 |     934 |     747       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     809 |     829 |     715 |     757 |     744 |     706 |     660 |     580       
     FOREIGN ...........................|     210 |     219 |     220 |     233 |     244 |     284 |     274 |     167       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     678 |     719 |     731 |     741 |     871 |     941 |   1,044 |     980       
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS:                   |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |               
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   5,582 |   5,732 |   5,820 |   6,145 |   6,885 |   7,356 |   8,971 |  10,252       
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   1,303 |   1,246 |   1,424 |   1,437 |   1,585 |   1,534 |   1,725 |   1,776       
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      52 |      76 |     125 |     144 |     157 |     131 |     157 |     133       
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|     800 |     862 |     914 |     969 |   1,120 |   1,060 |   1,151 |   1,274       
       NIH .............................|     334 |     368 |     362 |     403 |     551 |     565 |     621 |     701       
       OTHER HHS .......................|     466 |     494 |     552 |     566 |     569 |     495 |     530 |     573       
     NSF ...............................|      22 |      11 |      16 |      13 |      16 |      23 |      33 |      31       
     USDA ..............................|       1 |       2 |       1 |       1 |       2 |       1 |      14 |      11       
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     428 |     295 |     368 |     310 |     290 |     319 |     370 |     327       
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   1,058 |   1,166 |   1,360 |   1,409 |   1,387 |   1,466 |   1,730 |   1,905       
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     609 |     451 |     447 |     376 |     425 |     518 |     578 |     560       
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     345 |     265 |     199 |     148 |     192 |     285 |     317 |     295       
     FOREIGN ...........................|     264 |     186 |     248 |     228 |     233 |     233 |     261 |     265       
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|   2,612 |   2,869 |   2,589 |   2,923 |   3,488 |   3,838 |   4,938 |   6,011       
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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.
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING