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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE C-65.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
  FIELDS WITH FEDERALLY FUNDED OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT 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 .............|   4,453 |   4,716 |   4,256 |   4,264 |   4,318 |   4,166 |   4,244 |   4,307      
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   3,948 |   4,164 |   3,619 |   3,645 |   3,626 |   3,526 |   3,478 |   3,594      
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   2,309 |   2,285 |   1,950 |   1,953 |   1,871 |   1,883 |   1,892 |   2,072      
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     188 |     214 |     123 |     138 |     162 |     126 |      67 |     102      
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       2 |       3 |       2 |       2 |       1 |       0 |       4 |       2      
   CHEMISTRY .............................|      49 |      28 |      13 |      14 |      19 |      14 |      30 |      55      
   PHYSICS ...............................|     137 |     182 |     107 |     122 |     140 |     112 |      33 |      43      
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       0 |       1 |       1 |       0 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       2      
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|     377 |     236 |     196 |     227 |     193 |     195 |     219 |     185      
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|     153 |     125 |      70 |      73 |      65 |      55 |      52 |      40      
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      86 |      48 |      36 |      38 |      14 |      34 |      47 |      30      
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|     108 |      48 |      69 |     100 |     102 |      91 |      94 |      85      
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      30 |      15 |      21 |      16 |      12 |      15 |      26 |      30      
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     288 |     330 |     232 |     218 |     222 |     221 |     215 |     232      
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|     362 |     359 |     350 |     391 |     325 |     351 |     374 |     375      
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|     150 |     168 |     109 |     123 |      87 |      66 |      45 |      47      
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|     469 |     470 |     436 |     378 |     384 |     426 |     445 |     446      
   ANATOMY ...............................|       9 |      10 |      11 |       7 |      10 |      12 |      15 |      12      
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|      80 |      77 |      65 |      50 |      78 |      52 |      54 |      46      
   BIOLOGY ...............................|      63 |      50 |      46 |      60 |      45 |      65 |      52 |      51      
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     129 |     127 |     110 |      77 |      64 |      70 |     101 |     125      
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       2 |      13 |      10 |       5 |       1 |       2 |       0 |       0      
   BOTANY ................................|      16 |      17 |      20 |      15 |      24 |      19 |       8 |      10      
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|       1 |      12 |       3 |      13 |       5 |      13 |       8 |       5      
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       3 |       3 |       3 |       6 |       2 |       7 |       5      
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|      15 |      11 |       2 |       4 |       7 |       4 |       9 |       5      
   GENETICS ..............................|      11 |      13 |       7 |       4 |      15 |      13 |      14 |       3      
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|      22 |      26 |      37 |      37 |      51 |      33 |      54 |      57      
   NUTRITION .............................|      30 |      31 |      36 |      11 |      10 |      10 |       7 |      10      
   PATHOLOGY .............................|      44 |      36 |      32 |      20 |      24 |      47 |      32 |      18      
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|      29 |      15 |      25 |      37 |       8 |      28 |      37 |      52      
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|       9 |      22 |      18 |      26 |      28 |      47 |      27 |      26      
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|       7 |       6 |       7 |       8 |       5 |       3 |       4 |       7      
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|       2 |       1 |       4 |       1 |       3 |       6 |      16 |      14      
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     143 |     173 |     157 |     158 |     149 |     162 |     196 |     206      
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|     332 |     335 |     347 |     320 |     349 |     336 |     331 |     479      
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      18 |      49 |      27 |      22 |      19 |      14 |      25 |      35      
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      39 |      31 |      24 |      19 |      41 |      29 |      49 |      79      
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|      60 |      39 |      25 |      13 |      21 |      15 |      11 |      50      
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|      21 |      17 |      15 |      22 |      29 |      26 |      18 |      28      
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|       7 |       5 |       6 |      17 |      13 |       7 |       5 |      17      
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|      95 |     103 |     167 |     145 |     143 |     146 |     138 |     151      
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|      26 |      33 |      22 |      16 |       8 |      22 |      18 |      43      
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|       2 |       3 |       2 |       3 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       0      
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|      64 |      55 |      59 |      63 |      74 |      76 |      66 |      76      
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|   1,639 |   1,879 |   1,669 |   1,692 |   1,755 |   1,643 |   1,586 |   1,522      
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|     334 |     310 |     403 |     367 |     428 |     423 |     414 |     352      
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       8 |       5 |       9 |      11 |       3 |       2 |       4 |       4      
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|      15 |       8 |      14 |      11 |      16 |      11 |       7 |      21      
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      29 |      17 |      14 |       9 |      18 |      18 |      17 |      30      
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|     114 |     177 |     110 |      87 |     115 |     128 |      87 |     160      
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|     520 |     505 |     477 |     481 |     483 |     448 |     463 |     396      
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|      56 |     157 |      19 |      32 |      25 |      21 |      24 |      46      
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|     165 |     227 |     244 |     265 |     235 |     222 |     190 |     131      
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|     167 |     205 |     151 |     195 |     186 |     174 |     166 |     151      
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|      12 |      13 |      14 |      15 |      31 |      10 |      16 |      24      
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|      40 |      35 |      42 |      39 |      37 |      24 |      22 |      24      
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|     179 |     220 |     172 |     180 |     178 |     162 |     176 |     183      
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     505 |     552 |     637 |     619 |     692 |     640 |     766 |     713      
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|       4 |      36 |      39 |      43 |      52 |      45 |      58 |      50      
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|      12 |      25 |      22 |      13 |      24 |      37 |      55 |      69      
 NURSING .................................|     225 |     199 |     242 |     224 |     267 |     281 |     307 |     216      
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|       4 |      10 |      10 |       9 |       9 |       8 |       6 |       8      
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|      50 |      73 |     125 |     121 |      95 |      66 |     102 |     124      
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|      28 |      36 |      44 |      53 |      68 |      74 |      97 |     123      
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|      13 |       9 |       6 |       6 |       8 |       8 |       8 |       3      
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     169 |     164 |     149 |     150 |     169 |     121 |     133 |     120      
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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