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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE C-54.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
      FIELDS WITH NONFEDERALLY 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 .............|  17,133 |  17,407 |  17,919 |  18,535 |  18,898 |  20,455 |  21,302 |  21,751      
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|  15,944 |  16,363 |  16,739 |  17,304 |  17,745 |  19,140 |  19,850 |  20,237      
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|  12,214 |  12,850 |  13,090 |  13,601 |  13,946 |  15,213 |  15,743 |  16,103      
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|   1,355 |   1,319 |   1,362 |   1,383 |   1,449 |   1,555 |   1,524 |   1,562      
   ASTRONOMY .............................|      43 |      60 |      51 |      46 |      42 |      44 |      64 |      56      
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     667 |     714 |     710 |     771 |     804 |     826 |     823 |     899      
   PHYSICS ...............................|     637 |     538 |     593 |     560 |     598 |     680 |     636 |     607      
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       8 |       7 |       8 |       6 |       5 |       5 |       1 |       0      
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|     554 |     584 |     578 |     554 |     598 |     609 |     577 |     598      
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|      18 |      34 |      15 |      21 |      24 |      15 |      33 |      26      
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|     419 |     412 |     436 |     386 |     402 |     425 |     340 |     361      
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      64 |      67 |      84 |     103 |      99 |     111 |     131 |     148      
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      53 |      71 |      43 |      44 |      73 |      58 |      73 |      63      
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     710 |     757 |     740 |     731 |     849 |     949 |     964 |     892      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|     616 |     629 |     659 |     714 |     665 |     623 |     586 |     681      
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|     392 |     355 |     396 |     386 |     374 |     369 |     410 |     426      
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   3,193 |   3,178 |   3,341 |   3,427 |   3,398 |   3,676 |   3,817 |   4,091      
   ANATOMY ...............................|     126 |     123 |     143 |     122 |     106 |     183 |     119 |     146      
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     400 |     360 |     454 |     437 |     428 |     485 |     482 |     496      
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     515 |     568 |     626 |     649 |     611 |     649 |     686 |     765      
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|      81 |      76 |      43 |      78 |     115 |     102 |     137 |     153      
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|      58 |      61 |      63 |      75 |      70 |      69 |      80 |      88      
   BOTANY ................................|     155 |     178 |     164 |     161 |     120 |     111 |     133 |     124      
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|     211 |     202 |     229 |     303 |     322 |     320 |     359 |     437      
   ECOLOGY ...............................|      62 |      84 |      87 |      63 |      61 |      79 |     109 |     136      
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|      55 |      55 |      66 |      81 |      63 |      61 |      63 |      43      
   GENETICS ..............................|     105 |      83 |     122 |     132 |     164 |     169 |     193 |     184      
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     356 |     363 |     394 |     358 |     385 |     435 |     363 |     371      
   NUTRITION .............................|     134 |      91 |      83 |     152 |      89 |     106 |     105 |      93      
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     136 |     111 |     107 |      99 |     139 |     130 |     167 |     193      
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     254 |     254 |     281 |     256 |     249 |     248 |     238 |     283      
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|     214 |     193 |     232 |     204 |     199 |     215 |     254 |     215      
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|     121 |     116 |     123 |     113 |      93 |     101 |     102 |      96      
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     210 |     260 |     124 |     144 |     184 |     213 |     227 |     268      
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|   1,077 |   1,182 |   1,115 |   1,247 |   1,251 |   1,454 |   1,582 |   1,523      
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|   4,317 |   4,846 |   4,899 |   5,159 |   5,362 |   5,978 |   6,283 |   6,330      
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      76 |      90 |     108 |     110 |     113 |     103 |      93 |      82      
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|     454 |     547 |     593 |     608 |     628 |     763 |     839 |     843      
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|     870 |   1,079 |   1,076 |   1,003 |   1,083 |   1,164 |   1,202 |   1,270      
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|      99 |     120 |     123 |     127 |     116 |     152 |     148 |     160      
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|     232 |     223 |     246 |     257 |     261 |     229 |     275 |     291      
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|   1,636 |   1,806 |   1,761 |   1,945 |   2,065 |   2,209 |   2,238 |   2,219      
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|     538 |     537 |     499 |     515 |     569 |     701 |     817 |     758      
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|      19 |      21 |      34 |      45 |      40 |      44 |      41 |      42      
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     393 |     423 |     459 |     549 |     487 |     613 |     630 |     665      
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|   3,730 |   3,513 |   3,649 |   3,703 |   3,799 |   3,927 |   4,107 |   4,134      
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|     111 |     108 |     114 |     148 |     207 |     212 |     189 |     148      
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|      36 |      56 |      49 |      37 |      26 |      46 |      55 |      41      
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|     114 |     144 |     158 |     162 |     165 |     229 |     280 |     305      
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|     662 |     572 |     492 |     534 |     466 |     507 |     480 |     490      
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|     414 |     483 |     551 |     477 |     493 |     560 |     644 |     644      
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|     897 |     838 |     940 |     883 |     943 |     957 |     979 |   1,046      
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|     112 |     127 |     146 |     149 |     141 |     121 |     137 |     123      
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|     164 |     147 |     175 |     202 |     188 |     190 |     203 |     204      
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|     495 |     425 |     439 |     476 |     500 |     522 |     537 |     611      
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|     196 |     208 |     193 |     234 |     225 |     242 |     271 |     245      
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|      90 |      76 |      71 |      77 |      58 |      67 |      56 |      67      
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|     439 |     329 |     321 |     324 |     387 |     274 |     276 |     210      
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   1,189 |   1,044 |   1,180 |   1,231 |   1,153 |   1,315 |   1,452 |   1,514      
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     121 |     161 |     160 |     183 |     205 |     238 |     236 |     207      
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|      65 |      58 |      66 |      70 |      64 |      71 |      47 |      47      
 NURSING .................................|     103 |     142 |     138 |     155 |     125 |     153 |     204 |     264      
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|     209 |     191 |     211 |     227 |     229 |     197 |     186 |     218      
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|     283 |     129 |     185 |     222 |     158 |     114 |     192 |     256      
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     154 |     149 |     166 |     147 |     135 |     189 |     223 |     173      
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|      40 |      46 |      59 |      54 |      37 |      35 |      25 |      23      
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     214 |     168 |     195 |     173 |     200 |     318 |     339 |     326      
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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