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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 5: by Sex


 TABLE A-9.  PART-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
  FIELDS IN ALL 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 .............| 174,657 |  92,231 |  82,426 | 119,594 |  55,063
                                          |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....| 140,190 |  86,601 |  53,589 |  95,276 |  44,914
                                          |         |         |         |         |
 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|  97,972 |  50,926 |  47,046 |  66,829 |  31,143
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|   4,449 |   3,045 |   1,404 |   3,407 |   1,042
   ASTRONOMY .............................|      20 |      18 |       2 |      18 |       2
   CHEMISTRY .............................|   2,705 |   1,652 |   1,053 |   1,885 |     820
   PHYSICS ...............................|   1,438 |   1,199 |     239 |   1,251 |     187
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|     286 |     176 |     110 |     253 |      33
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|   4,588 |   3,022 |   1,566 |   3,997 |     591
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|     116 |      92 |      24 |     107 |       9
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|   1,795 |   1,332 |     463 |   1,674 |     121
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|     505 |     261 |     244 |     414 |      91
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|   2,172 |   1,337 |     835 |   1,802 |     370
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|   5,432 |   3,283 |   2,149 |   4,171 |   1,261
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|  17,282 |  12,808 |   4,474 |   9,226 |   8,056
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|   2,721 |   1,756 |     965 |   2,600 |     121
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|  10,250 |   4,560 |   5,690 |   7,855 |   2,395
   ANATOMY ...............................|      96 |      47 |      49 |      88 |       8
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     405 |     227 |     178 |     270 |     135
   BIOLOGY ...............................|   4,244 |   2,059 |   2,185 |   3,419 |     825
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     654 |     242 |     412 |     400 |     254
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|      24 |      22 |       2 |      17 |       7
   BOTANY ................................|     399 |     230 |     169 |     391 |       8
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|     188 |      93 |      95 |     154 |      34
   ECOLOGY ...............................|     363 |     180 |     183 |     291 |      72
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|     197 |     136 |      61 |     197 |       0
   GENETICS ..............................|      97 |      39 |      58 |      45 |      52
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     437 |     189 |     248 |     284 |     153
   NUTRITION .............................|   1,526 |     281 |   1,245 |   1,083 |     443
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     319 |     154 |     165 |     174 |     145
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     159 |      84 |      75 |     123 |      36
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|     157 |      73 |      84 |     124 |      33
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|     375 |     229 |     146 |     365 |      10
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     610 |     275 |     335 |     430 |     180
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|  19,913 |   5,453 |  14,460 |  10,106 |   9,807
                                          |         |         |         |         |
  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  33,337 |  16,999 |  16,338 |  25,467 |   7,870
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|     353 |     239 |     114 |     353 |       0
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|   1,828 |     688 |   1,140 |   1,510 |     318
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|   3,139 |   2,146 |     993 |   2,242 |     897
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|   1,384 |     878 |     506 |   1,306 |      78
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|     768 |     218 |     550 |     685 |      83
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|  16,680 |   8,646 |   8,034 |  12,060 |   4,620
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|   2,742 |   1,008 |   1,734 |   2,324 |     418
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|     315 |     122 |     193 |     239 |      76
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|   6,128 |   3,054 |   3,074 |   4,748 |   1,380
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|  42,218 |  35,675 |   6,543 |  28,447 |  13,771
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|     716 |     635 |      81 |     621 |      95
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|     182 |     157 |      25 |     182 |       0
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|     450 |     343 |     107 |     286 |     164
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   1,648 |   1,259 |     389 |   1,319 |     329
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|   7,376 |   5,933 |   1,443 |   5,305 |   2,071
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|  14,168 |  12,383 |   1,785 |   8,515 |   5,653
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|     742 |     645 |      97 |     677 |      65
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|   7,628 |   6,213 |   1,415 |   4,861 |   2,767
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|   5,934 |   5,321 |     613 |   4,140 |   1,794
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|   1,083 |     854 |     229 |     688 |     395
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|     249 |     213 |      36 |     236 |      13
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|   2,042 |   1,719 |     323 |   1,617 |     425
                                          |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|  34,467 |   5,630 |  28,837 |  24,318 |  10,149
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     758 |     278 |     480 |     410 |     348
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|     151 |      96 |      55 |     106 |      45
 NURSING .................................|  19,039 |     899 |  18,140 |  14,703 |   4,336
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|     713 |     370 |     343 |     416 |     297
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|   5,033 |   1,944 |   3,089 |   3,169 |   1,864
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|   2,819 |     251 |   2,568 |   2,035 |     784
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|     179 |      98 |      81 |     179 |       0
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   5,775 |   1,694 |   4,081 |   3,300 |   2,475
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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