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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE C-56.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
FIELDS WITH FEDERALLY FUNDED TRAINEESHIPS 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 .............|   8,571 |   8,359 |   8,437 |   8,969 |   9,256 |   9,712 |   9,799 |   9,941      
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   4,510 |   4,449 |   4,575 |   4,834 |   5,394 |   5,473 |   5,683 |   5,768      
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   4,253 |   4,233 |   4,323 |   4,552 |   5,021 |   5,049 |   5,232 |   5,345      
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     141 |     141 |     316 |     330 |     490 |     460 |     509 |     435      
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       6 |       5 |      10 |      12 |      22 |      11 |      16 |      18      
   CHEMISTRY .............................|      99 |     118 |     255 |     270 |     349 |     351 |     393 |     287      
   PHYSICS ...............................|      17 |      18 |      51 |      48 |     117 |      93 |     100 |     130      
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      19 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       2 |       5 |       0 |       0      
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|      57 |      44 |      31 |      27 |      45 |      58 |      61 |      65      
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|      12 |       4 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       2 |       0      
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      11 |      10 |       9 |      14 |      17 |      35 |      27 |      41      
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      17 |       2 |       4 |       0 |       8 |       8 |      13 |       7      
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      17 |      28 |      17 |      13 |      20 |      14 |      19 |      17      
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|      16 |      11 |      39 |      52 |      75 |      95 |      82 |      70      
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|      10 |      19 |      17 |      21 |      17 |      27 |      43 |      54      
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      29 |      13 |      13 |      14 |      26 |      36 |      50 |      24      
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   3,350 |   3,333 |   3,343 |   3,454 |   3,675 |   3,613 |   3,751 |   3,984      
   ANATOMY ...............................|      57 |      73 |      50 |      67 |      65 |      56 |      57 |      76      
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     430 |     453 |     536 |     494 |     563 |     531 |     504 |     533      
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     437 |     389 |     409 |     405 |     414 |     415 |     371 |     398      
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     182 |     162 |     170 |     217 |     227 |     230 |     250 |     244      
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|     102 |     100 |     124 |     138 |     130 |     140 |     137 |     124      
   BOTANY ................................|      20 |      18 |      19 |      15 |      20 |      23 |      38 |      38      
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|     443 |     489 |     460 |     479 |     512 |     545 |     564 |     696      
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       3 |       6 |       7 |       9 |      12 |      13      
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|       7 |       4 |      13 |      11 |       0 |       0 |       3 |       2      
   GENETICS ..............................|     190 |     155 |     174 |     164 |     188 |     220 |     248 |     256      
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     483 |     511 |     481 |     475 |     517 |     517 |     583 |     598      
   NUTRITION .............................|      89 |      71 |      68 |      52 |      56 |      49 |      59 |      71      
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     105 |     106 |      89 |     108 |     110 |      99 |     100 |     134      
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     407 |     412 |     425 |     414 |     423 |     419 |     480 |     444      
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|     206 |     198 |     202 |     196 |     228 |     192 |     210 |     218      
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|      27 |      25 |      31 |      35 |      48 |      36 |      25 |      26      
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     165 |     167 |      89 |     178 |     167 |     132 |     110 |     113      
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     399 |     371 |     336 |     381 |     392 |     479 |     464 |     437      
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|     251 |     301 |     228 |     273 |     301 |     281 |     272 |     276      
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      15 |      10 |      13 |      20 |      20 |      13 |       3 |       2      
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      11 |      22 |      27 |      12 |      11 |      22 |      20 |      19      
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|      21 |      24 |      19 |      24 |      27 |      27 |      29 |      18      
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|       3 |       6 |       1 |       4 |       5 |       5 |       6 |       6      
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|       4 |      15 |       7 |      19 |      27 |      24 |      14 |      16      
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|      57 |      75 |      44 |      59 |      54 |      53 |      49 |      49      
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|      88 |     105 |      77 |      73 |     105 |      82 |      67 |     107      
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|       7 |       0 |       0 |       5 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       2      
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|      45 |      44 |      40 |      57 |      52 |      55 |      84 |      57      
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     257 |     216 |     252 |     282 |     373 |     424 |     451 |     423      
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|      20 |      22 |      21 |      21 |      26 |       8 |      13 |      13      
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       6 |      10 |      14 |      12 |       7 |       9 |       5 |       5      
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|      67 |      45 |      56 |      61 |      77 |      83 |     108 |     113      
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      10 |       6 |      32 |      33 |      77 |      91 |      75 |      65      
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|      44 |      34 |      20 |      46 |      42 |      67 |      49 |      46      
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|      22 |      17 |      15 |      12 |      42 |      52 |      63 |      46      
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|       3 |       8 |       6 |       5 |      16 |      11 |      12 |      12      
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|      24 |      13 |      25 |      33 |      26 |      26 |      31 |      18      
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|      38 |      40 |      44 |      35 |      31 |      41 |      59 |      74      
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|      11 |      14 |      15 |      17 |      18 |      23 |      23 |      18      
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       4 |       1 |       1 |       3 |       2 |       2 |       3 |       1      
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|       8 |       6 |       3 |       4 |       9 |      11 |      10 |      12      
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   4,061 |   3,910 |   3,862 |   4,135 |   3,862 |   4,239 |   4,116 |   4,173      
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     189 |     192 |     183 |     222 |     223 |     259 |     247 |     298      
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|      28 |      25 |      28 |      37 |      34 |      43 |      39 |      38      
 NURSING .................................|   2,141 |   2,082 |   1,909 |   2,057 |   1,936 |   2,073 |   2,062 |   2,170      
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      30 |      27 |      31 |      34 |      46 |      54 |      52 |      55      
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|     816 |     759 |     794 |     778 |     760 |     721 |     577 |     528      
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     374 |     393 |     384 |     405 |     363 |     488 |     421 |     365      
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       7 |       6 |      10 |      16 |      12 |      18 |      20 |      22      
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     476 |     426 |     523 |     586 |     488 |     583 |     698 |     697      
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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