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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE B-75.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
   FIELDS WITH FEDERALLY FUNDED TRAINEESHIPS 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 .............|   8,922 |   8,664 |   8,682 |   9,242 |   9,630 |  10,055 |  10,168 |  10,423      
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   4,552 |   4,476 |   4,600 |   4,876 |   5,454 |   5,552 |   5,778 |   5,852      
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   4,295 |   4,260 |   4,348 |   4,588 |   5,074 |   5,117 |   5,299 |   5,413      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     149 |     148 |     319 |     333 |     498 |     466 |     523 |     451      
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       6 |       5 |      10 |      12 |      22 |      11 |      16 |      18      
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     107 |     125 |     258 |     273 |     356 |     357 |     407 |     303      
   PHYSICS ...............................|      17 |      18 |      51 |      48 |     118 |      93 |     100 |     130      
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      19 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       2 |       5 |       0 |       0      
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|      57 |      44 |      31 |      27 |      45 |      58 |      61 |      67      
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|      12 |       4 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       2 |       0      
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      11 |      10 |       9 |      14 |      17 |      35 |      27 |      41      
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      17 |       2 |       4 |       0 |       8 |       8 |      13 |       9      
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      17 |      28 |      17 |      13 |      20 |      14 |      19 |      17      
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|      16 |      11 |      39 |      52 |      75 |      95 |      82 |      70      
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|      10 |      19 |      17 |      21 |      17 |      31 |      47 |      58      
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      29 |      13 |      16 |      14 |      33 |      40 |      50 |      24      
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   3,359 |   3,338 |   3,355 |   3,470 |   3,684 |   3,628 |   3,774 |   3,998      
   ANATOMY ...............................|      57 |      73 |      50 |      67 |      65 |      56 |      57 |      76      
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     430 |     453 |     536 |     494 |     563 |     531 |     504 |     533      
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     445 |     394 |     421 |     421 |     422 |     430 |     393 |     412      
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     182 |     162 |     170 |     217 |     227 |     230 |     250 |     244      
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|     102 |     100 |     124 |     138 |     130 |     140 |     137 |     124      
   BOTANY ................................|      20 |      18 |      19 |      15 |      20 |      23 |      38 |      38      
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|     443 |     489 |     460 |     479 |     512 |     545 |     564 |     696      
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       3 |       6 |       7 |       9 |      12 |      13      
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|       7 |       4 |      13 |      11 |       0 |       0 |       3 |       2      
   GENETICS ..............................|     190 |     155 |     174 |     164 |     188 |     220 |     248 |     256      
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     483 |     511 |     481 |     475 |     517 |     517 |     583 |     598      
   NUTRITION .............................|      89 |      71 |      68 |      52 |      56 |      49 |      60 |      71      
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     105 |     106 |      89 |     108 |     110 |      99 |     100 |     134      
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     407 |     412 |     425 |     414 |     423 |     419 |     480 |     444      
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|     206 |     198 |     202 |     196 |     228 |     192 |     210 |     218      
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|      27 |      25 |      31 |      35 |      48 |      36 |      25 |      26      
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     166 |     167 |      89 |     178 |     168 |     132 |     110 |     113      
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     405 |     379 |     339 |     386 |     404 |     485 |     470 |     447      
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|     270 |     308 |     232 |     285 |     318 |     314 |     292 |     298      
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      15 |      10 |      13 |      20 |      20 |      13 |       3 |       2      
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      11 |      22 |      27 |      12 |      11 |      22 |      20 |      19      
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|      21 |      24 |      19 |      24 |      27 |      27 |      29 |      18      
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|       6 |       9 |       1 |       5 |       6 |       5 |       6 |       7      
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|       4 |      15 |       7 |      19 |      27 |      24 |      14 |      16      
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|      61 |      79 |      48 |      59 |      54 |      53 |      53 |      53      
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|      88 |     105 |      77 |      73 |     105 |      82 |      67 |     107      
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|       7 |       0 |       0 |       5 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       2      
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|      57 |      44 |      40 |      68 |      68 |      88 |     100 |      74      
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     257 |     216 |     252 |     288 |     380 |     435 |     479 |     439      
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|      20 |      22 |      21 |      21 |      26 |       8 |      13 |      13      
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       6 |      10 |      14 |      12 |       7 |       9 |       5 |       5      
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|      67 |      45 |      56 |      61 |      77 |      87 |     112 |     116      
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      10 |       6 |      32 |      33 |      77 |      91 |      75 |      65      
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|      44 |      34 |      20 |      46 |      42 |      67 |      49 |      46      
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|      22 |      17 |      15 |      12 |      42 |      53 |      85 |      59      
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|       3 |       8 |       6 |       5 |      16 |      11 |      12 |      12      
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|      24 |      13 |      25 |      33 |      27 |      26 |      32 |      18      
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|      38 |      40 |      44 |      41 |      37 |      47 |      60 |      74      
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|      11 |      14 |      15 |      17 |      18 |      23 |      23 |      18      
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       4 |       1 |       1 |       3 |       2 |       2 |       3 |       1      
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|       8 |       6 |       3 |       4 |       9 |      11 |      10 |      12      
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   4,370 |   4,188 |   4,082 |   4,366 |   4,176 |   4,503 |   4,390 |   4,571      
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     189 |     192 |     183 |     222 |     223 |     261 |     250 |     303      
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|      28 |      25 |      28 |      37 |      34 |      43 |      39 |      38      
 NURSING .................................|   2,329 |   2,286 |   2,087 |   2,239 |   2,196 |   2,264 |   2,262 |   2,479      
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      30 |      27 |      31 |      34 |      46 |      54 |      52 |      55      
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|     820 |     763 |     798 |     784 |     767 |     728 |     584 |     528      
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     389 |     411 |     387 |     415 |     373 |     511 |     435 |     388      
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       9 |      10 |      14 |      16 |      12 |      18 |      20 |      22      
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     576 |     474 |     554 |     619 |     525 |     624 |     748 |     758      
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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