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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE C-48.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
FIELDS SUPPORTED BY OTHER OUTSIDE SOURCES 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 .............|  24,656 |  24,929 |  25,258 |  25,738 |  26,660 |  27,355 |  26,337 |  27,193      
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|  23,194 |  23,684 |  23,883 |  24,393 |  25,163 |  25,684 |  24,626 |  25,361      
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|  13,659 |  13,925 |  14,020 |  14,113 |  14,649 |  15,265 |  14,992 |  16,008      
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|   1,847 |   1,966 |   1,993 |   1,954 |   2,206 |   2,323 |   2,296 |   2,396      
   ASTRONOMY .............................|      39 |      23 |      22 |      18 |      32 |      30 |      37 |      56      
   CHEMISTRY .............................|   1,162 |   1,187 |   1,276 |   1,226 |   1,455 |   1,526 |   1,450 |   1,419      
   PHYSICS ...............................|     630 |     741 |     691 |     701 |     713 |     762 |     802 |     917      
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      16 |      15 |       4 |       9 |       6 |       5 |       7 |       4      
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|     968 |     987 |     966 |     937 |     961 |     989 |     921 |   1,014      
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|      55 |      54 |      65 |      61 |      58 |      81 |      65 |      75      
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|     639 |     686 |     660 |     610 |     611 |     672 |     570 |     613      
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|     114 |     122 |     144 |     134 |     138 |     114 |     150 |     155      
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|     160 |     125 |      97 |     132 |     154 |     122 |     136 |     171      
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     538 |     610 |     577 |     552 |     579 |     617 |     504 |     549      
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|   1,094 |   1,151 |   1,199 |   1,224 |   1,275 |   1,311 |   1,352 |   1,320      
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|   1,661 |   1,747 |   1,672 |   1,755 |   1,708 |   1,679 |   1,612 |   1,646      
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   3,090 |   3,358 |   3,398 |   3,514 |   3,702 |   3,760 |   3,837 |   4,143      
   ANATOMY ...............................|      46 |      36 |      50 |      34 |      48 |      48 |      73 |      64      
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     347 |     369 |     409 |     417 |     439 |     456 |     485 |     450      
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     377 |     406 |     372 |     435 |     486 |     489 |     415 |     472      
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|      91 |     114 |     109 |      78 |     143 |     137 |     153 |     158      
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|      41 |      31 |      83 |      81 |      80 |      73 |      94 |      90      
   BOTANY ................................|     379 |     401 |     390 |     369 |     389 |     406 |     321 |     363      
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|     144 |     130 |     134 |     194 |     207 |     210 |     262 |     348      
   ECOLOGY ...............................|      69 |      72 |      78 |      68 |      84 |      79 |      97 |     118      
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|     156 |     147 |     159 |     149 |     177 |     182 |     192 |     198      
   GENETICS ..............................|     114 |     130 |     137 |     134 |     154 |     180 |     183 |     153      
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     347 |     410 |     367 |     328 |     340 |     346 |     398 |     446      
   NUTRITION .............................|     434 |     478 |     455 |     562 |     443 |     393 |     392 |     405      
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     116 |     120 |      94 |     115 |     101 |     116 |     119 |     128      
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     179 |     208 |     231 |     209 |     221 |     217 |     237 |     252      
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|      94 |     115 |     119 |     126 |     162 |     147 |     175 |     175      
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|      72 |      63 |      72 |      84 |      86 |     103 |      77 |      93      
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|      84 |     128 |     139 |     131 |     142 |     178 |     164 |     230      
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|   1,212 |   1,000 |   1,092 |   1,072 |   1,015 |   1,073 |   1,025 |   1,193      
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|   3,249 |   3,106 |   3,123 |   3,105 |   3,203 |   3,513 |   3,445 |   3,747      
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|     317 |     284 |     340 |     309 |     279 |     286 |     234 |     211      
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|     152 |     169 |     158 |     215 |     193 |     218 |     192 |     273      
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|     733 |     773 |     662 |     660 |     742 |     712 |     740 |     877      
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|      85 |      89 |      83 |      72 |      85 |      86 |     116 |     138      
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|     250 |     236 |     204 |     183 |     175 |     190 |     190 |     131      
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|     940 |     893 |     931 |     958 |     982 |   1,190 |   1,111 |   1,206      
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|     396 |     328 |     340 |     328 |     377 |     356 |     350 |     372      
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|      28 |      28 |      40 |      39 |      22 |      23 |      21 |      14      
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     348 |     306 |     365 |     341 |     348 |     452 |     491 |     525      
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|   9,535 |   9,759 |   9,863 |  10,280 |  10,514 |  10,419 |   9,634 |   9,353      
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|     269 |     328 |     310 |     334 |     443 |     381 |     329 |     237      
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|     219 |     270 |     249 |     198 |     206 |     185 |     176 |     179      
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|     231 |     191 |     242 |     321 |     284 |     341 |     379 |     404      
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   1,314 |   1,276 |   1,271 |   1,234 |   1,222 |   1,163 |   1,057 |   1,125      
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|   1,057 |   1,074 |   1,150 |   1,244 |   1,323 |   1,435 |   1,242 |   1,255      
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|   2,655 |   2,693 |   2,814 |   2,941 |   2,978 |   2,926 |   2,746 |   2,632      
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|     252 |     276 |     209 |     214 |     233 |     220 |     146 |     148      
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|     442 |     487 |     504 |     556 |     490 |     564 |     487 |     538      
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|   1,492 |   1,503 |   1,522 |   1,572 |   1,665 |   1,587 |   1,546 |   1,555      
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|     721 |     811 |     834 |     912 |     924 |     874 |     821 |     706      
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|     272 |     255 |     252 |     242 |     221 |     228 |     196 |     158      
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|     611 |     595 |     506 |     512 |     525 |     515 |     509 |     416      
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   1,462 |   1,245 |   1,375 |   1,345 |   1,497 |   1,671 |   1,711 |   1,832      
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|      85 |      88 |      81 |      71 |     105 |     144 |     146 |     152      
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|      30 |      23 |      27 |      19 |      15 |      44 |      44 |      53      
 NURSING .................................|     235 |     149 |     138 |     127 |     127 |     160 |     196 |     267      
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|     318 |     303 |     346 |     361 |     357 |     363 |     332 |     314      
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|     463 |     316 |     386 |     376 |     438 |     459 |     487 |     466      
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|      81 |     134 |     121 |      95 |     121 |     168 |     116 |     121      
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|      75 |      77 |      81 |      97 |     124 |     105 |      89 |      96      
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     175 |     155 |     195 |     199 |     210 |     228 |     301 |     363      
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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