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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 4: by Mechanism of Support


 TABLE B-74.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
       FIELDS WITH TRAINEESHIPS IN ALL 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 .............|  14,096 |  14,397 |  14,527 |  15,212 |  15,417 |  15,376 |  15,426 |  15,760
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   9,202 |   9,519 |   9,739 |  10,064 |  10,466 |  10,052 |  10,288 |  10,390
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   8,289 |   8,579 |   8,749 |   9,047 |   9,351 |   9,043 |   9,226 |   9,436
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     541 |     502 |     583 |     666 |     793 |     707 |     757 |     682
   ASTRONOMY .............................|      17 |      29 |      39 |      41 |      47 |      35 |      31 |      42
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     392 |     324 |     408 |     497 |     545 |     504 |     558 |     446
   PHYSICS ...............................|     111 |     147 |     136 |     128 |     199 |     163 |     168 |     194
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      21 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       2 |       5 |       0 |       0
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|     174 |     153 |     112 |      84 |      93 |     120 |     153 |     140
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|      14 |       5 |       2 |       7 |       2 |       3 |       2 |       0
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      86 |      56 |      55 |      50 |      51 |      77 |      87 |      73
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      49 |      33 |      22 |       0 |       8 |       8 |      14 |      10
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      25 |      59 |      33 |      27 |      32 |      32 |      50 |      57
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     157 |     202 |     211 |     181 |     207 |     220 |     258 |     257
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|     106 |     113 |     133 |     148 |     135 |     148 |     229 |     281
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|     150 |     155 |     125 |     113 |     130 |     130 |     169 |     132
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   4,406 |   4,607 |   4,684 |   4,871 |   5,094 |   4,830 |   4,918 |   5,240
   ANATOMY ...............................|     138 |     158 |     130 |     137 |     159 |      84 |      88 |     113
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     556 |     631 |     714 |     727 |     756 |     711 |     646 |     665
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     521 |     501 |     535 |     525 |     505 |     484 |     454 |     456
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     217 |     207 |     216 |     235 |     276 |     262 |     294 |     277
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|     109 |     112 |     137 |     150 |     141 |     153 |     154 |     152
   BOTANY ................................|      44 |      41 |      39 |      36 |      38 |      33 |      60 |      48
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|     526 |     598 |     584 |     617 |     679 |     714 |     703 |     896
   ECOLOGY ...............................|      15 |       7 |       6 |      13 |      15 |      19 |      18 |      24
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|      23 |      13 |      31 |      34 |      19 |      18 |      19 |      17
   GENETICS ..............................|     234 |     195 |     232 |     199 |     241 |     282 |     291 |     314
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     618 |     749 |     674 |     695 |     735 |     673 |     751 |     749
   NUTRITION .............................|     150 |     129 |     130 |     116 |     109 |      89 |     111 |     137
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     144 |     154 |     143 |     159 |     132 |     116 |     116 |     155
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     574 |     546 |     601 |     586 |     601 |     563 |     570 |     564
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|     267 |     302 |     289 |     335 |     366 |     296 |     321 |     332
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|      43 |      35 |      47 |      50 |      71 |      54 |      37 |      37
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     227 |     229 |     176 |     257 |     251 |     279 |     285 |     304
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|   1,240 |   1,220 |   1,178 |   1,129 |   1,194 |   1,174 |   1,107 |   1,057
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|   1,515 |   1,627 |   1,723 |   1,855 |   1,705 |   1,714 |   1,635 |   1,647
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      40 |      36 |      31 |      38 |      43 |      37 |      15 |      14
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      83 |      96 |     132 |     133 |     136 |     158 |     108 |     113
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|     280 |     286 |     377 |     371 |     318 |     346 |     294 |     288
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|      24 |      29 |      25 |      23 |      35 |      35 |      30 |      36
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|      46 |      77 |      60 |      69 |      73 |      51 |      30 |      59
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|     528 |     482 |     514 |     627 |     574 |     613 |     750 |     680
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|     213 |     256 |     244 |     242 |     236 |     224 |     163 |     226
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|      19 |       7 |       3 |       7 |       1 |       1 |       3 |       2
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     282 |     358 |     337 |     345 |     289 |     249 |     242 |     229
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     913 |     940 |     990 |   1,017 |   1,115 |   1,009 |   1,062 |     954
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|      48 |      53 |      51 |      49 |      51 |      25 |      29 |      25
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|      12 |      23 |      21 |      21 |      18 |      15 |      11 |       6
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|      74 |      57 |      64 |      86 |     119 |     101 |     116 |     121
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|     124 |     105 |     145 |     148 |     173 |     153 |     123 |      98
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|     208 |     196 |     202 |     211 |     214 |     219 |     210 |     206
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|     135 |     158 |     162 |     157 |     187 |     162 |     191 |     170
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|      15 |      21 |      15 |      22 |      31 |      24 |      20 |      15
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|      48 |      44 |      43 |      36 |      32 |      27 |      48 |      32
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|     150 |     179 |     187 |     183 |     179 |     168 |     211 |     181
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|      44 |      64 |      65 |      60 |      65 |      57 |      44 |      39
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|      33 |      19 |      19 |      22 |      20 |      25 |      30 |      29
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|      22 |      21 |      16 |      22 |      26 |      33 |      29 |      32
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   4,894 |   4,878 |   4,788 |   5,148 |   4,951 |   5,324 |   5,138 |   5,370
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     275 |     225 |     270 |     279 |     289 |     332 |     266 |     331
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|      54 |      45 |      57 |      54 |      54 |      80 |      86 |      78
 NURSING .................................|   2,383 |   2,444 |   2,161 |   2,319 |   2,289 |   2,353 |   2,337 |   2,559
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      47 |      42 |      50 |      56 |      71 |      73 |      62 |      65
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|     901 |     924 |     936 |     939 |     910 |     858 |     704 |     629
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     585 |     606 |     590 |     656 |     617 |     803 |     719 |     707
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|      16 |      21 |      45 |      49 |      42 |      54 |      45 |      57
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     633 |     571 |     679 |     796 |     679 |     771 |     919 |     944
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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