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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE C-66.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
 FIELDS WITH NONFEDERALLY 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 .............|  84,552 |  84,255 |  84,903 |  89,084 |  95,545 | 104,271 | 105,936 | 105,853      
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|  74,600 |  73,509 |  73,705 |  76,959 |  82,082 |  89,360 |  88,306 |  86,592      
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|  54,485 |  53,720 |  53,740 |  56,613 |  59,046 |  63,804 |  64,035 |  63,647      
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|   2,295 |   2,126 |   2,048 |   2,196 |   2,339 |   2,475 |   2,356 |   2,307      
   ASTRONOMY .............................|      42 |      40 |      42 |      47 |      42 |      43 |      48 |      27      
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     996 |     863 |     755 |     860 |   1,032 |   1,057 |     981 |   1,033      
   PHYSICS ...............................|   1,199 |   1,176 |   1,199 |   1,235 |   1,205 |   1,321 |   1,270 |   1,170      
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      58 |      47 |      52 |      54 |      60 |      54 |      57 |      77      
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|   2,755 |   2,369 |   2,161 |   2,356 |   2,222 |   2,442 |   2,491 |   2,600      
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|     125 |      99 |     123 |     124 |     106 |     152 |     121 |     130      
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|   1,916 |   1,499 |   1,238 |   1,180 |   1,111 |   1,139 |   1,156 |   1,155      
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|     217 |     182 |     232 |     290 |     238 |     291 |     304 |     413      
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|     497 |     589 |     568 |     762 |     767 |     860 |     910 |     902      
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|   2,782 |   2,855 |   2,807 |   2,845 |   3,024 |   3,360 |   3,329 |   3,008      
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|   6,414 |   6,177 |   6,267 |   6,657 |   6,649 |   7,343 |   7,232 |   6,735      
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|   2,694 |   2,682 |   2,558 |   2,576 |   2,535 |   2,559 |   2,308 |   2,235      
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   6,702 |   6,473 |   5,915 |   5,811 |   6,176 |   6,678 |   6,837 |   6,970      
   ANATOMY ...............................|     186 |     178 |     140 |     149 |     148 |     149 |     158 |     150      
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     456 |     408 |     289 |     339 |     402 |     390 |     340 |     339      
   BIOLOGY ...............................|   1,374 |   1,415 |   1,373 |   1,274 |   1,383 |   1,514 |   1,586 |   1,586      
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     456 |     474 |     492 |     498 |     522 |     599 |     794 |     810      
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|      44 |      69 |      55 |      38 |      50 |      68 |      48 |      44      
   BOTANY ................................|     518 |     502 |     438 |     375 |     313 |     346 |     304 |     300      
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|     159 |     121 |     113 |     113 |     155 |     165 |     136 |     165      
   ECOLOGY ...............................|     133 |     125 |     116 |     148 |     144 |     175 |     133 |     166      
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|     174 |     170 |     170 |     125 |     158 |     137 |     130 |     141      
   GENETICS ..............................|     173 |     153 |     133 |     118 |     135 |     171 |     199 |     157      
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     578 |     559 |     411 |     433 |     421 |     450 |     477 |     466      
   NUTRITION .............................|   1,050 |   1,011 |     967 |     946 |   1,009 |   1,025 |   1,035 |   1,065      
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     337 |     303 |     314 |     273 |     263 |     279 |     273 |     293      
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     190 |     196 |     169 |     180 |     209 |     262 |     257 |     258      
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|     541 |     436 |     402 |     446 |     474 |     433 |     497 |     532      
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|     227 |     232 |     217 |     190 |     202 |     238 |     175 |     144      
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     106 |     121 |     116 |     166 |     188 |     277 |     295 |     354      
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|  12,248 |  12,571 |  13,239 |  13,618 |  14,399 |  15,349 |  15,048 |  15,225      
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  18,595 |  18,467 |  18,745 |  20,554 |  21,702 |  23,598 |  24,434 |  24,567      
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|     626 |     613 |     604 |     645 |     648 |     695 |     629 |     579      
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|   1,981 |   2,026 |   2,002 |   2,303 |   2,434 |   2,441 |   2,548 |   2,785      
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|   3,548 |   3,472 |   3,339 |   3,503 |   3,974 |   4,156 |   4,085 |   3,977      
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|     776 |     682 |     685 |     755 |     791 |     931 |   1,058 |     990      
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|   1,237 |   1,236 |   1,188 |   1,198 |   1,176 |   1,170 |   1,195 |   1,096      
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|   6,174 |   6,218 |   6,717 |   7,268 |   7,638 |   8,646 |   9,178 |   8,860      
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|   1,644 |   1,619 |   1,708 |   1,953 |   1,954 |   2,200 |   2,105 |   2,177      
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|     186 |     193 |     181 |     275 |     263 |     283 |     284 |     327      
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|   2,423 |   2,408 |   2,321 |   2,654 |   2,824 |   3,076 |   3,352 |   3,776      
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|  20,115 |  19,789 |  19,965 |  20,346 |  23,036 |  25,556 |  24,271 |  22,945      
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|     603 |     654 |     673 |     697 |     754 |     828 |     794 |     683      
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|     231 |     204 |     227 |     193 |     178 |     182 |     173 |     158      
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|     444 |     412 |     429 |     468 |     497 |     599 |     623 |     515      
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|     918 |     715 |     737 |     749 |     903 |     987 |     990 |     995      
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|   3,965 |   3,949 |   4,042 |   4,272 |   4,835 |   5,351 |   5,000 |   4,928      
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|   6,431 |   6,402 |   6,440 |   6,532 |   7,320 |   8,021 |   7,421 |   6,963      
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|     263 |     230 |     237 |     200 |     250 |     334 |     262 |     232      
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|   1,935 |   1,955 |   2,070 |   2,004 |   2,787 |   3,259 |   3,007 |   2,978      
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|   2,935 |   2,980 |   2,919 |   3,027 |   3,437 |   3,977 |   3,888 |   3,700      
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|     529 |     463 |     492 |     600 |     679 |     730 |     713 |     671      
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|     229 |     235 |     181 |     179 |     198 |     200 |     205 |     186      
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|   1,632 |   1,590 |   1,518 |   1,425 |   1,198 |   1,088 |   1,195 |     936      
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   9,952 |  10,746 |  11,198 |  12,125 |  13,463 |  14,911 |  17,630 |  19,261      
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     448 |     462 |     484 |     538 |     711 |     810 |   1,039 |   1,062      
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|     507 |     543 |     468 |     431 |     429 |     517 |     562 |     562      
 NURSING .................................|   2,200 |   2,190 |   2,287 |   2,345 |   2,498 |   2,364 |   2,694 |   3,319      
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|     397 |     406 |     438 |     499 |     554 |     402 |     436 |     403      
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|   2,198 |   2,518 |   2,356 |   2,491 |   2,305 |   2,837 |   3,440 |   3,488      
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|   2,238 |   2,496 |   2,604 |   2,629 |   3,052 |   3,431 |   4,058 |   4,207      
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|     125 |      98 |     140 |     160 |     142 |     157 |     192 |     158      
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   1,839 |   2,033 |   2,421 |   3,032 |   3,772 |   4,393 |   5,209 |   6,062      
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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