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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE B-84.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
 FIELDS WITH FEDERALLY FUNDED OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT 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 .............|   4,731 |   5,003 |   4,548 |   4,614 |   4,685 |   4,596 |   4,579 |   4,644      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   4,212 |   4,444 |   3,900 |   3,972 |   3,914 |   3,886 |   3,753 |   3,840      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   2,564 |   2,561 |   2,229 |   2,273 |   2,149 |   2,226 |   2,156 |   2,285      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     195 |     234 |     150 |     162 |     181 |     154 |      89 |     121      
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       2 |       3 |       2 |       2 |       1 |       0 |       4 |       2      
   CHEMISTRY .............................|      53 |      33 |      22 |      24 |      19 |      20 |      32 |      61      
   PHYSICS ...............................|     140 |     197 |     125 |     136 |     159 |     134 |      53 |      56      
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       0 |       1 |       1 |       0 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       2      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|     379 |     244 |     201 |     231 |     196 |     198 |     220 |     186      
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|     153 |     125 |      70 |      73 |      65 |      55 |      52 |      40      
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      87 |      52 |      41 |      42 |      15 |      36 |      48 |      30      
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|     108 |      48 |      69 |     100 |     102 |      91 |      94 |      85      
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      31 |      19 |      21 |      16 |      14 |      16 |      26 |      31      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     290 |     339 |     248 |     239 |     237 |     242 |     223 |     237      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|     417 |     394 |     372 |     401 |     339 |     399 |     393 |     393      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|     160 |     170 |     111 |     127 |      89 |      67 |      46 |      47      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|     490 |     515 |     485 |     432 |     411 |     458 |     481 |     471      
   ANATOMY ...............................|       9 |      10 |      11 |       7 |      10 |      12 |      15 |      12      
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|      80 |      77 |      65 |      50 |      78 |      53 |      56 |      52      
   BIOLOGY ...............................|      83 |      94 |      94 |     114 |      68 |      93 |      86 |      70      
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     129 |     127 |     110 |      77 |      64 |      70 |     101 |     125      
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       2 |      13 |      10 |       5 |       1 |       2 |       0 |       0      
   BOTANY ................................|      16 |      17 |      20 |      15 |      24 |      20 |       8 |      10      
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|       1 |      12 |       3 |      13 |       5 |      13 |       8 |       5      
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       3 |       3 |       3 |       7 |       4 |       7 |       5      
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|      15 |      11 |       2 |       4 |       7 |       4 |       9 |       5      
   GENETICS ..............................|      11 |      13 |       7 |       4 |      15 |      13 |      14 |       3      
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|      22 |      26 |      37 |      37 |      51 |      33 |      54 |      57      
   NUTRITION .............................|      30 |      31 |      37 |      11 |      11 |      10 |       7 |      10      
   PATHOLOGY .............................|      44 |      37 |      32 |      20 |      24 |      47 |      32 |      18      
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|      29 |      15 |      25 |      37 |       8 |      28 |      37 |      52      
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|       9 |      22 |      18 |      26 |      28 |      47 |      27 |      26      
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|       7 |       6 |       7 |       8 |       7 |       3 |       4 |       7      
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|       3 |       1 |       4 |       1 |       3 |       6 |      16 |      14      
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     229 |     257 |     230 |     259 |     220 |     239 |     255 |     254      
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|     404 |     408 |     432 |     422 |     476 |     469 |     449 |     576      
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      18 |      49 |      27 |      23 |      19 |      14 |      25 |      35      
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      39 |      31 |      24 |      19 |      43 |      32 |      51 |      80      
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|      62 |      44 |      30 |      21 |      31 |      23 |      13 |      52      
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|      22 |      30 |      26 |      33 |      40 |      39 |      29 |      43      
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|       8 |       5 |       6 |      17 |      14 |      10 |      11 |      24      
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|     126 |     128 |     218 |     195 |     210 |     211 |     206 |     202      
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|      33 |      43 |      22 |      21 |      16 |      33 |      20 |      43      
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|       2 |       3 |       2 |       3 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       0      
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|      94 |      75 |      77 |      90 |     102 |     106 |      93 |      97      
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|   1,648 |   1,883 |   1,671 |   1,699 |   1,765 |   1,660 |   1,597 |   1,555      
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|     334 |     310 |     403 |     367 |     430 |     423 |     414 |     366      
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       8 |       5 |       9 |      11 |       3 |       2 |       4 |       4      
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|      15 |       8 |      14 |      11 |      16 |      11 |       7 |      21      
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      29 |      17 |      14 |       9 |      18 |      19 |      18 |      30      
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|     114 |     178 |     112 |      88 |     117 |     135 |      88 |     161      
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|     526 |     507 |     477 |     481 |     484 |     448 |     464 |     398      
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|      56 |     157 |      19 |      32 |      25 |      21 |      24 |      46      
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|     165 |     228 |     244 |     271 |     240 |     224 |     191 |     137      
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|     167 |     205 |     151 |     195 |     186 |     174 |     166 |     152      
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|      12 |      13 |      14 |      15 |      31 |      10 |      19 |      24      
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|      40 |      35 |      42 |      39 |      37 |      24 |      22 |      24      
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|     182 |     220 |     172 |     180 |     178 |     169 |     180 |     192      
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     519 |     559 |     648 |     642 |     771 |     710 |     826 |     804      
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|       9 |      38 |      41 |      45 |      60 |      54 |      65 |      57      
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|      12 |      25 |      22 |      13 |      24 |      37 |      55 |      69      
 NURSING .................................|     225 |     200 |     247 |     230 |     308 |     316 |     343 |     281      
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|       4 |      10 |      10 |       9 |       9 |       8 |       6 |       8      
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|      50 |      73 |     125 |     121 |      96 |      67 |     102 |     126      
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|      29 |      37 |      44 |      66 |      90 |      91 |     109 |     135      
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|      13 |       9 |       6 |       6 |       8 |       8 |       8 |       3      
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     177 |     167 |     153 |     152 |     176 |     129 |     138 |     125      
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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