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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE B-76.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
 FIELDS WITH NONFEDERALLY 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 .............|   5,174 |   5,733 |   5,845 |   5,970 |   5,787 |   5,321 |   5,258 |   5,337      
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   4,650 |   5,043 |   5,139 |   5,188 |   5,012 |   4,500 |   4,510 |   4,538      
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   3,994 |   4,319 |   4,401 |   4,459 |   4,277 |   3,926 |   3,927 |   4,023      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     392 |     354 |     264 |     333 |     295 |     241 |     234 |     231      
   ASTRONOMY .............................|      11 |      24 |      29 |      29 |      25 |      24 |      15 |      24      
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     285 |     199 |     150 |     224 |     189 |     147 |     151 |     143      
   PHYSICS ...............................|      94 |     129 |      85 |      80 |      81 |      70 |      68 |      64      
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       2 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|     117 |     109 |      81 |      57 |      48 |      62 |      92 |      73      
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       2 |       1 |       1 |       7 |       2 |       2 |       0 |       0      
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      75 |      46 |      46 |      36 |      34 |      42 |      60 |      32      
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      32 |      31 |      18 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       1      
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|       8 |      31 |      16 |      14 |      12 |      18 |      31 |      40      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     141 |     191 |     172 |     129 |     132 |     125 |     176 |     187      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|      96 |      94 |     116 |     127 |     118 |     117 |     182 |     223      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|     121 |     142 |     109 |      99 |      97 |      90 |     119 |     108      
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   1,047 |   1,269 |   1,329 |   1,401 |   1,410 |   1,202 |   1,144 |   1,242      
   ANATOMY ...............................|      81 |      85 |      80 |      70 |      94 |      28 |      31 |      37      
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     126 |     178 |     178 |     233 |     193 |     180 |     142 |     132      
   BIOLOGY ...............................|      76 |     107 |     114 |     104 |      83 |      54 |      61 |      44      
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|      35 |      45 |      46 |      18 |      49 |      32 |      44 |      33      
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       7 |      12 |      13 |      12 |      11 |      13 |      17 |      28      
   BOTANY ................................|      24 |      23 |      20 |      21 |      18 |      10 |      22 |      10      
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|      83 |     109 |     124 |     138 |     167 |     169 |     139 |     200      
   ECOLOGY ...............................|      15 |       7 |       3 |       7 |       8 |      10 |       6 |      11      
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|      16 |       9 |      18 |      23 |      19 |      18 |      16 |      15      
   GENETICS ..............................|      44 |      40 |      58 |      35 |      53 |      62 |      43 |      58      
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     135 |     238 |     193 |     220 |     218 |     156 |     168 |     151      
   NUTRITION .............................|      61 |      58 |      62 |      64 |      53 |      40 |      51 |      66      
   PATHOLOGY .............................|      39 |      48 |      54 |      51 |      22 |      17 |      16 |      21      
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     167 |     134 |     176 |     172 |     178 |     144 |      90 |     120      
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|      61 |     104 |      87 |     139 |     138 |     104 |     111 |     114      
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|      16 |      10 |      16 |      15 |      23 |      18 |      12 |      11      
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|      61 |      62 |      87 |      79 |      83 |     147 |     175 |     191      
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     835 |     841 |     839 |     743 |     790 |     689 |     637 |     610      
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|   1,245 |   1,319 |   1,491 |   1,570 |   1,387 |   1,400 |   1,343 |   1,349      
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      25 |      26 |      18 |      18 |      23 |      24 |      12 |      12      
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      72 |      74 |     105 |     121 |     125 |     136 |      88 |      94      
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|     259 |     262 |     358 |     347 |     291 |     319 |     265 |     270      
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|      18 |      20 |      24 |      18 |      29 |      30 |      24 |      29      
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|      42 |      62 |      53 |      50 |      46 |      27 |      16 |      43      
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|     467 |     403 |     466 |     568 |     520 |     560 |     697 |     627      
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|     125 |     151 |     167 |     169 |     131 |     142 |      96 |     119      
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|      12 |       7 |       3 |       2 |       1 |       1 |       3 |       0      
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     225 |     314 |     297 |     277 |     221 |     161 |     142 |     155      
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     656 |     724 |     738 |     729 |     735 |     574 |     583 |     515      
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|      28 |      31 |      30 |      28 |      25 |      17 |      16 |      12      
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       6 |      13 |       7 |       9 |      11 |       6 |       6 |       1      
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|       7 |      12 |       8 |      25 |      42 |      14 |       4 |       5      
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|     114 |      99 |     113 |     115 |      96 |      62 |      48 |      33      
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|     164 |     162 |     182 |     165 |     172 |     152 |     161 |     160      
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|     113 |     141 |     147 |     145 |     145 |     109 |     106 |     111      
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|      12 |      13 |       9 |      17 |      15 |      13 |       8 |       3      
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|      24 |      31 |      18 |       3 |       5 |       1 |      16 |      14      
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|     112 |     139 |     143 |     142 |     142 |     121 |     151 |     107      
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|      33 |      50 |      50 |      43 |      47 |      34 |      21 |      21      
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|      29 |      18 |      18 |      19 |      18 |      23 |      27 |      28      
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|      14 |      15 |      13 |      18 |      17 |      22 |      19 |      20      
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     524 |     690 |     706 |     782 |     775 |     821 |     748 |     799      
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|      86 |      33 |      87 |      57 |      66 |      71 |      16 |      28      
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|      26 |      20 |      29 |      17 |      20 |      37 |      47 |      40      
 NURSING .................................|      54 |     158 |      74 |      80 |      93 |      89 |      75 |      80      
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      17 |      15 |      19 |      22 |      25 |      19 |      10 |      10      
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|      81 |     161 |     138 |     155 |     143 |     130 |     120 |     101      
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     196 |     195 |     203 |     241 |     244 |     292 |     284 |     319      
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       7 |      11 |      31 |      33 |      30 |      36 |      25 |      35      
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      57 |      97 |     125 |     177 |     154 |     147 |     171 |     186      
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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