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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 5: by Sex


 TABLE A-47.  PART-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
  FIELDS IN MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY FIELD, SEX, AND INSTITUTIONAL
                                CONTROL: 1994

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                                          |         |                   |
                                          |         |        SEX        |      CONTROL
                  FIELD                   |  TOTAL  |                   |
                                                     ___________________ ___________________
                                          |         |         |         |         |
                                          |         |   MEN   |  WOMEN  | PUBLIC  | PRIVATE
                                          |         |         |         |         |
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                                          |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............|  41,141 |  19,230 |  21,911 |  29,003 |  12,138
                                          |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|  33,655 |  17,963 |  15,692 |  23,991 |   9,664
                                          |         |         |         |         |
 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|  28,026 |  13,166 |  14,860 |  20,977 |   7,049
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|   1,007 |     625 |     382 |     874 |     133
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     643 |     352 |     291 |     534 |     109
   PHYSICS ...............................|     197 |     163 |      34 |     189 |       8
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|     167 |     110 |      57 |     151 |      16
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|   1,205 |     764 |     441 |   1,099 |     106
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       7 |       7 |       0 |       7 |       0
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|     299 |     221 |      78 |     299 |       0
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|     105 |      53 |      52 |     105 |       0
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|     794 |     483 |     311 |     688 |     106
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|   1,462 |     830 |     632 |   1,316 |     146
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|   4,090 |   3,027 |   1,063 |   2,618 |   1,472
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|     390 |     219 |     171 |     290 |     100
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   2,715 |   1,109 |   1,606 |   2,122 |     593
   ANATOMY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|      45 |      18 |      27 |      32 |      13
   BIOLOGY ...............................|   1,762 |     834 |     928 |   1,687 |      75
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BOTANY ................................|       3 |       1 |       2 |       3 |       0
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|      11 |      10 |       1 |      11 |       0
   ECOLOGY ...............................|     130 |      52 |      78 |      59 |      71
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   GENETICS ..............................|       1 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       1
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|      20 |       4 |      16 |       3 |      17
   NUTRITION .............................|     443 |      54 |     389 |     215 |     228
   PATHOLOGY .............................|      74 |      40 |      34 |      32 |      42
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|       2 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       2
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     224 |      94 |     130 |      80 |     144
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|   8,368 |   2,214 |   6,154 |   5,030 |   3,338
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|   8,789 |   4,378 |   4,411 |   7,628 |   1,161
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      23 |      16 |       7 |      23 |       0
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|     132 |      62 |      70 |     132 |       0
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|     474 |     325 |     149 |     415 |      59
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|     413 |     245 |     168 |     413 |       0
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|     244 |      49 |     195 |     244 |       0
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|   4,799 |   2,411 |   2,388 |   4,021 |     778
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|     758 |     246 |     512 |     716 |      42
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|      61 |      22 |      39 |      58 |       3
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|   1,885 |   1,002 |     883 |   1,606 |     279
                                          |         |         |         |         |
 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|   5,629 |   4,797 |     832 |   3,014 |   2,615
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|      29 |      24 |       5 |      29 |       0
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|      30 |      21 |       9 |      15 |      15
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      61 |      50 |      11 |      53 |       8
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|   1,095 |     882 |     213 |     860 |     235
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|   2,151 |   1,876 |     275 |     989 |   1,162
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|      16 |      13 |       3 |       5 |      11
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|     877 |     730 |     147 |     269 |     608
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|     668 |     604 |      64 |     360 |     308
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|      96 |      80 |      16 |      47 |      49
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|     606 |     517 |      89 |     387 |     219
                                          |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   7,486 |   1,267 |   6,219 |   5,012 |   2,474
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     307 |     119 |     188 |      93 |     214
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
 NURSING .................................|   3,456 |     230 |   3,226 |   2,655 |     801
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      11 |       4 |       7 |       0 |      11
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|     449 |     169 |     280 |     427 |      22
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|   1,025 |      80 |     945 |     895 |     130
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   2,238 |     665 |   1,573 |     942 |   1,296
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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