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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 4: by Mechanism of Support


 TABLE A-46.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
FIELDS IN MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY FIELD AND TYPE OF MAJOR SUPPORT:
                                     1994

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                                          |           |           | TRAINEE-  | RESEARCH  | TEACHING  |OTHER TYPES         
                  FIELD                   |   TOTAL   |FELLOWSHIPS|   SHIPS   |ASSISTANT- |ASSISTANT- |OF SUPPORT          
                                          |           |           |           |   SHIPS   |   SHIPS   |                    
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                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............|   24,005  |      522  |      746  |    2,416  |    2,256  |   18,065           
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   18,629  |      469  |      235  |    2,154  |    2,110  |   13,661           
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   16,441  |      300  |      215  |    1,794  |    1,835  |   12,297           
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|      733  |       40  |       17  |      162  |      252  |      262           
   ASTRONOMY .............................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0           
   CHEMISTRY .............................|      412  |       13  |       17  |       82  |      174  |      126           
   PHYSICS ...............................|      254  |       16  |        0  |       60  |       72  |      106           
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       67  |       11  |        0  |       20  |        6  |       30           
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|      617  |        1  |        2  |      157  |       95  |      362           
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       12  |        0  |        0  |       12  |        0  |        0           
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      182  |        1  |        0  |       47  |       28  |      106           
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|       70  |        0  |        2  |       30  |       26  |       12           
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      353  |        0  |        0  |       68  |       41  |      244           
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|      782  |       13  |        0  |       74  |      341  |      354           
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|    1,394  |       20  |       50  |      170  |      104  |    1,050           
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      449  |        9  |       16  |       61  |       14  |      349           
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|    1,883  |       65  |       29  |      295  |      462  |    1,032           
   ANATOMY ...............................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0           
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|       22  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        1  |       21           
   BIOLOGY ...............................|    1,464  |       55  |       29  |      275  |      377  |      728           
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0           
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0           
   BOTANY ................................|        4  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        4           
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|        4  |        0  |        0  |        2  |        0  |        2           
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       16  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        3  |       13           
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0           
   GENETICS ..............................|       49  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |       49           
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|        7  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        2  |        5           
   NUTRITION .............................|      152  |        1  |        0  |       14  |       11  |      126           
   PATHOLOGY .............................|       30  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        1  |       29           
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0           
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0           
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|        5  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        5  |        0           
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|      130  |        9  |        0  |        4  |       62  |       55           
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|    6,863  |       41  |       63  |      472  |      394  |    5,893           
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|    3,720  |      111  |       38  |      403  |      173  |    2,995           
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|       44  |        6  |        0  |       25  |        0  |       13           
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      119  |        2  |        0  |        3  |        4  |      110           
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|      323  |       34  |        0  |       28  |       20  |      241           
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|      323  |        2  |        2  |       46  |       41  |      232           
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|       98  |        0  |        0  |       12  |        0  |       86           
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|    1,602  |       40  |        8  |      170  |       51  |    1,333           
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|      446  |        5  |        9  |       41  |       22  |      369           
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|       49  |        2  |        0  |        8  |        0  |       39           
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|      716  |       20  |       19  |       70  |       35  |      572           
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|    2,188  |      169  |       20  |      360  |      275  |    1,364           
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|       33  |        0  |        0  |        2  |        2  |       29           
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0           
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|       46  |        4  |        3  |        0  |        0  |       39           
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|       78  |       26  |        0  |       14  |       12  |       26           
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|      486  |       28  |        4  |       67  |       42  |      345           
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|      723  |       47  |       13  |      126  |      108  |      429           
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|        4  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        2  |        2           
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|      235  |        0  |        0  |       49  |       25  |      161           
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|      251  |       26  |        0  |       72  |       50  |      103           
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|       24  |        0  |        0  |       15  |        2  |        7           
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0           
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|      308  |       38  |        0  |       15  |       32  |      223           
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |                    
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|    5,376  |       53  |      511  |      262  |      146  |    4,404           
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|      251  |        0  |        6  |        7  |        0  |      238           
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0           
 NURSING .................................|    1,159  |       12  |      317  |       16  |       17  |      797           
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0           
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|      106  |       17  |        0  |        3  |        0  |       86           
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|    2,193  |       15  |      110  |       91  |       96  |    1,881           
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       17  |        4  |        2  |        7  |        0  |        4           
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|    1,650  |        5  |       76  |      138  |       33  |    1,398           
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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