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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE C-53.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
 FIELDS WITH FEDERALLY FUNDED FELLOWSHIPS 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 .............|   4,325 |   4,443 |   5,032 |   6,199 |   7,288 |   7,609 |   7,368 |   6,844      
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   3,940 |   4,046 |   4,548 |   5,745 |   6,769 |   7,090 |   6,862 |   6,283      
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   3,140 |   3,178 |   3,551 |   4,348 |   4,908 |   5,048 |   4,923 |   4,520      
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     458 |     463 |     560 |     847 |   1,174 |   1,242 |   1,151 |     854      
   ASTRONOMY .............................|      30 |      43 |      37 |      44 |      57 |      67 |      71 |      76      
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     213 |     223 |     257 |     383 |     580 |     582 |     537 |     463      
   PHYSICS ...............................|     215 |     197 |     266 |     420 |     537 |     593 |     543 |     315      
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|     161 |     166 |     167 |     235 |     287 |     279 |     321 |     266      
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       5 |      14 |      15 |      15 |      43 |      30 |      33 |      28      
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|     107 |     100 |     105 |     117 |     134 |     139 |     191 |     146      
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      36 |      34 |      32 |      73 |      79 |      73 |      64 |      60      
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      13 |      18 |      15 |      30 |      31 |      37 |      33 |      32      
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     142 |     166 |     247 |     392 |     501 |     445 |     385 |     296      
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|     145 |     138 |     136 |     189 |     199 |     215 |     213 |     208      
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      70 |      65 |      96 |     100 |      65 |      86 |      75 |      85      
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   1,003 |     952 |   1,056 |   1,174 |   1,209 |   1,307 |   1,353 |   1,427      
   ANATOMY ...............................|      36 |      20 |      39 |      42 |      37 |      53 |      40 |      37      
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     122 |     142 |     132 |     157 |     147 |     130 |     151 |     113      
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     191 |     195 |     230 |     229 |     253 |     247 |     242 |     298      
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|      42 |      21 |      30 |      38 |      50 |      44 |      70 |      61      
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|      13 |      14 |      15 |      14 |      24 |      20 |      33 |      30      
   BOTANY ................................|      41 |      35 |      39 |      34 |      39 |      43 |      46 |      47      
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|      55 |      62 |      56 |     101 |     100 |     129 |     139 |     125      
   ECOLOGY ...............................|      20 |      18 |      24 |      20 |      27 |      31 |      42 |      48      
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|      21 |      12 |       7 |      11 |      12 |      11 |      13 |      22      
   GENETICS ..............................|      61 |      39 |      36 |      57 |      39 |      47 |      52 |      31      
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     100 |     100 |     107 |     106 |     106 |     103 |     107 |     143      
   NUTRITION .............................|      53 |      40 |      46 |      56 |      57 |      49 |      49 |      33      
   PATHOLOGY .............................|      33 |      32 |      49 |      36 |      46 |      65 |      68 |      71      
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|      83 |     101 |     112 |     118 |     127 |     137 |     149 |     177      
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|      76 |      49 |      42 |      64 |      46 |      83 |      48 |      73      
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|      34 |      45 |      54 |      51 |      53 |      60 |      59 |      58      
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|      22 |      27 |      38 |      40 |      46 |      55 |      45 |      60      
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     274 |     271 |     283 |     340 |     388 |     382 |     334 |     326      
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|     887 |     957 |   1,006 |   1,071 |   1,085 |   1,092 |   1,091 |   1,058      
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      50 |      30 |      41 |      55 |      51 |      56 |      39 |      33      
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|     163 |     159 |     176 |     186 |     182 |     205 |     185 |     185      
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|     112 |     159 |     194 |     189 |     210 |     175 |     169 |     192      
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|      49 |      57 |      52 |      39 |      46 |      40 |      42 |      55      
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|      57 |      53 |      33 |      62 |      54 |      60 |      53 |      49      
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|     287 |     317 |     286 |     286 |     292 |     324 |     315 |     300      
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|      91 |      85 |     106 |     110 |      92 |      80 |      97 |      93      
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|       8 |      12 |      10 |       1 |       9 |       6 |       5 |       9      
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|      70 |      85 |     108 |     143 |     149 |     146 |     186 |     142      
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     800 |     868 |     997 |   1,397 |   1,861 |   2,042 |   1,939 |   1,763      
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|      66 |      67 |      79 |      94 |     138 |     138 |     160 |     174      
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|      38 |      12 |       6 |       7 |      25 |      34 |      28 |      38      
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|      16 |      35 |      42 |      52 |      58 |      88 |      68 |      77      
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|     136 |     131 |     154 |     196 |     206 |     203 |     222 |     189      
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|      42 |      62 |      65 |     129 |     181 |     226 |     232 |     198      
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|     162 |     195 |     254 |     356 |     443 |     509 |     446 |     399      
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|      24 |      25 |      32 |      41 |      54 |      57 |      53 |      41      
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|      30 |      27 |      32 |      39 |      70 |      67 |      69 |      65      
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|     133 |     120 |     127 |     227 |     350 |     352 |     358 |     310      
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|      40 |      53 |      66 |     129 |     162 |     204 |     170 |     174      
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|      42 |      57 |      66 |      59 |      72 |      80 |      62 |      52      
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|      71 |      84 |      74 |      68 |     102 |      84 |      71 |      46      
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     385 |     397 |     484 |     454 |     519 |     519 |     506 |     561      
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|      33 |      38 |      48 |      53 |      49 |      85 |      58 |      47      
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|      24 |      18 |      15 |      17 |      21 |      22 |      28 |      29      
 NURSING .................................|      99 |     117 |     145 |     107 |     102 |     102 |      90 |     116      
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      36 |      30 |      21 |      16 |      24 |      16 |      20 |      22      
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|      93 |      81 |      75 |      70 |      71 |      81 |     109 |      77      
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|      47 |      48 |      90 |     103 |     133 |     102 |      81 |     105      
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       6 |       4 |       5 |       5 |       4 |       8 |      11 |       7      
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      47 |      61 |      85 |      83 |     115 |     103 |     109 |     158      
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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