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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 3: by Source of Major Support


 TABLE D-26.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
 FIELDS SUPPORTED BY INSTITUTIONAL SOURCES IN MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS,
                              BY FIELD: 1987-94

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                  FIELD                   | 1987 1/ |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994        
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  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............|   4,345 |   4,210 |   4,392 |   4,825 |   5,128 |   5,509 |   5,366 |   5,452      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   3,893 |   3,784 |   3,967 |   4,340 |   4,565 |   4,905 |   4,704 |   4,818      
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   3,493 |   3,379 |   3,530 |   3,872 |   4,049 |   4,291 |   4,160 |   4,302      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     399 |     414 |     417 |     368 |     401 |     366 |     339 |     405      
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     284 |     296 |     271 |     223 |     235 |     220 |     202 |     243      
   PHYSICS ...............................|     113 |     117 |     133 |     138 |     156 |     136 |     115 |     125      
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       2 |       1 |      13 |       7 |      10 |      10 |      22 |      37      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|     186 |     180 |     198 |     187 |     214 |     244 |     263 |     229      
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       1      
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      91 |      91 |      88 |      96 |      84 |      95 |     100 |      94      
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      30 |      36 |      37 |      15 |      31 |      35 |      30 |      29      
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      65 |      53 |      73 |      76 |      97 |     114 |     133 |     105      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     327 |     341 |     361 |     355 |     373 |     405 |     384 |     415      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|     226 |     267 |     286 |     390 |     376 |     365 |     345 |     346      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      85 |      97 |      81 |     117 |     105 |     117 |      97 |      96      
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |              
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|     695 |     669 |     649 |     676 |     698 |     721 |     780 |     829      
   ANATOMY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|      10 |       7 |      15 |      15 |      14 |      14 |      14 |      12      
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     602 |     577 |     537 |     563 |     576 |     595 |     625 |     675      
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
   BOTANY ................................|       9 |       9 |       9 |       8 |      11 |       9 |       2 |       0      
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       3      
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       8 |       7 |       7 |       4 |       4 |       5 |       7 |       4      
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
   GENETICS ..............................|       8 |       0 |      22 |      29 |      30 |      25 |      35 |      34      
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|       2 |       3 |       3 |       2 |       2 |       2 |       2 |       2      
   NUTRITION .............................|      14 |      14 |      15 |      12 |      10 |      15 |      21 |      19      
   PATHOLOGY .............................|       3 |       5 |       3 |       7 |       8 |       6 |       6 |       4      
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|      11 |      10 |       8 |       6 |      12 |      13 |       4 |       5      
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|      28 |      37 |      30 |      30 |      31 |      37 |      63 |      71      
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     953 |     892 |     961 |   1,112 |   1,168 |   1,349 |   1,254 |   1,194      
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|     622 |     519 |     577 |     667 |     714 |     724 |     698 |     788      
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       2 |       4 |       3 |      13      
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      22 |      18 |      19 |      20 |      23 |      16 |      15 |      10      
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|      45 |      48 |      52 |      62 |      62 |      67 |      42 |      61      
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|      92 |      83 |      83 |      94 |     115 |     102 |     121 |     118      
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|       9 |       9 |       5 |       5 |       7 |      16 |      13 |      12      
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|     241 |     209 |     233 |     288 |     261 |     273 |     274 |     345      
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|     105 |      78 |      97 |      95 |     114 |     108 |      88 |      79      
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|       4 |       2 |       4 |       4 |       5 |       6 |       7 |      10      
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     104 |      72 |      84 |      99 |     125 |     132 |     135 |     140      
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     400 |     405 |     437 |     468 |     516 |     614 |     544 |     516      
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|       0 |       0 |       3 |       2 |       6 |       6 |       6 |       2      
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|       2 |       2 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       1 |       8      
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      25 |      22 |      11 |      18 |      36 |      44 |      28 |      50      
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|      45 |      50 |      56 |      71 |      74 |      67 |      86 |      71      
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|      96 |     119 |     144 |     168 |     187 |     204 |     194 |     177      
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|       5 |       6 |       7 |       7 |       6 |       4 |       1 |       2      
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|      48 |      32 |      34 |      31 |      33 |      61 |      40 |      47      
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|      66 |      81 |      62 |      78 |      79 |      97 |      84 |      72      
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|       6 |       3 |       8 |       4 |      11 |       6 |       5 |       6      
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|     107 |      90 |     111 |      89 |      84 |     124 |      99 |      81      
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     452 |     426 |     425 |     485 |     563 |     604 |     662 |     634      
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|       4 |       3 |       3 |       0 |       0 |       3 |       3 |       8      
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0      
 NURSING .................................|      39 |      68 |      48 |      31 |      33 |      50 |      84 |      62      
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0      
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|       6 |       5 |       6 |      13 |       6 |      10 |       8 |      15      
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     269 |     265 |     286 |     312 |     379 |     379 |     387 |     368      
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       0 |       1 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       2 |       2      
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     134 |      84 |      81 |     129 |     145 |     162 |     177 |     179      
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1/  THESE FIGURES INCLUDE ESTIMATED DATA FOR MASTER'S-GRANTING
    INSTITUTIONS, WHICH WERE SURVEYED ON A SAMPLE BASIS FROM 1984 THROUGH
    1987.  SEE "TECHNICAL NOTES" FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.
KEY:      N.E.C.= NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING