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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE C-57.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
      FIELDS WITH NONFEDERALLY 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 .............|   4,961 |   5,558 |   5,694 |   5,823 |   5,542 |   5,090 |   5,005 |   5,073      
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   4,522 |   4,907 |   5,033 |   5,103 |   4,870 |   4,369 |   4,370 |   4,387      
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   3,877 |   4,192 |   4,300 |   4,375 |   4,153 |   3,806 |   3,793 |   3,876      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     390 |     351 |     264 |     328 |     294 |     234 |     233 |     230      
   ASTRONOMY .............................|      11 |      24 |      29 |      29 |      25 |      24 |      15 |      24      
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     283 |     196 |     150 |     219 |     189 |     140 |     150 |     142      
   PHYSICS ...............................|      94 |     129 |      85 |      80 |      80 |      70 |      68 |      64      
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       2 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|     108 |     108 |      80 |      57 |      48 |      62 |      92 |      73      
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       2 |       1 |       1 |       7 |       2 |       2 |       0 |       0      
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      66 |      45 |      45 |      36 |      34 |      42 |      60 |      32      
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      32 |      31 |      18 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       1      
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|       8 |      31 |      16 |      14 |      12 |      18 |      31 |      40      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     133 |     180 |     171 |     129 |     132 |     125 |     176 |     187      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|      70 |      82 |     108 |     122 |     112 |     114 |     162 |     177      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|     121 |     142 |     109 |      97 |      79 |      74 |     101 |      92      
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   1,040 |   1,257 |   1,322 |   1,397 |   1,402 |   1,193 |   1,125 |   1,227      
   ANATOMY ...............................|      81 |      85 |      80 |      70 |      94 |      28 |      31 |      37      
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     126 |     178 |     178 |     233 |     193 |     180 |     142 |     132      
   BIOLOGY ...............................|      69 |      95 |     107 |     100 |      75 |      45 |      42 |      29      
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|      35 |      45 |      46 |      18 |      49 |      32 |      44 |      33      
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       7 |      12 |      13 |      12 |      11 |      13 |      17 |      28      
   BOTANY ................................|      24 |      23 |      20 |      21 |      18 |      10 |      22 |      10      
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|      83 |     109 |     124 |     138 |     167 |     169 |     139 |     200      
   ECOLOGY ...............................|      15 |       7 |       3 |       7 |       8 |      10 |       6 |      11      
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|      16 |       9 |      18 |      23 |      19 |      18 |      16 |      15      
   GENETICS ..............................|      44 |      40 |      58 |      35 |      53 |      62 |      43 |      58      
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     135 |     238 |     193 |     220 |     218 |     156 |     168 |     151      
   NUTRITION .............................|      61 |      58 |      62 |      64 |      53 |      40 |      51 |      66      
   PATHOLOGY .............................|      39 |      48 |      54 |      51 |      22 |      17 |      16 |      21      
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     167 |     134 |     176 |     172 |     178 |     144 |      90 |     120      
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|      61 |     104 |      87 |     139 |     138 |     104 |     111 |     114      
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|      16 |      10 |      16 |      15 |      23 |      18 |      12 |      11      
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|      61 |      62 |      87 |      79 |      83 |     147 |     175 |     191      
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     795 |     776 |     776 |     684 |     718 |     627 |     583 |     557      
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|   1,220 |   1,296 |   1,470 |   1,561 |   1,368 |   1,377 |   1,321 |   1,333      
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      25 |      26 |      18 |      18 |      23 |      24 |      12 |      12      
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      72 |      74 |     105 |     121 |     125 |     136 |      88 |      94      
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|     258 |     260 |     356 |     346 |     291 |     319 |     265 |     270      
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|      16 |      19 |      20 |      16 |      28 |      27 |      22 |      28      
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|      42 |      62 |      53 |      50 |      46 |      27 |      16 |      43      
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|     451 |     384 |     457 |     562 |     514 |     557 |     692 |     623      
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|     123 |     151 |     165 |     169 |     129 |     136 |      91 |     110      
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|      12 |       7 |       3 |       2 |       1 |       1 |       0 |       0      
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     221 |     313 |     293 |     277 |     211 |     150 |     135 |     153      
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     645 |     715 |     733 |     728 |     717 |     563 |     577 |     511      
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|      28 |      31 |      30 |      28 |      25 |      17 |      16 |      12      
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       6 |      13 |       7 |       9 |      11 |       6 |       6 |       1      
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|       7 |      12 |       8 |      25 |      42 |      14 |       4 |       5      
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|     112 |      98 |     113 |     114 |      96 |      62 |      48 |      33      
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|     164 |     160 |     180 |     165 |     167 |     146 |     156 |     156      
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|     112 |     139 |     144 |     145 |     140 |     107 |     106 |     111      
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|      12 |      13 |       9 |      17 |      15 |      13 |       8 |       3      
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|      24 |      31 |      18 |       3 |       5 |       1 |      16 |      14      
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|     108 |     136 |     143 |     142 |     142 |     121 |     151 |     107      
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|      33 |      50 |      50 |      43 |      47 |      34 |      21 |      21      
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|      29 |      18 |      18 |      19 |      18 |      23 |      27 |      28      
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|      10 |      14 |      13 |      18 |       9 |      19 |      18 |      20      
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     439 |     651 |     661 |     720 |     672 |     721 |     635 |     686      
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|      86 |      33 |      87 |      57 |      66 |      70 |      15 |      27      
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|      26 |      20 |      29 |      17 |      20 |      37 |      47 |      40      
 NURSING .................................|      46 |     156 |      74 |      80 |      93 |      86 |      65 |      72      
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      17 |      15 |      19 |      22 |      25 |      19 |      10 |      10      
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|      81 |     161 |     138 |     155 |     143 |     130 |     120 |     101      
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     149 |     161 |     163 |     201 |     168 |     216 |     202 |     232      
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       4 |      10 |      30 |      33 |      30 |      36 |      25 |      33      
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      30 |      95 |     121 |     155 |     127 |     127 |     151 |     171      
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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