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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 6: by Level of Enrollment


 TABLE A-29.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
     FIELDS IN DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY FIELD, LEVEL OF STUDY,
              CITIZENSHIP, SEX, AND INSTITUTIONAL CONTROL: 1994

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                                          |         |  LEVEL OF STUDY   |    CITIZENSHIP    |        SEX        |      CONTROL
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                  FIELD                   |  TOTAL  |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
                                          |         |  FIRST  | BEYOND  |         |         |         |         |         |
                                          |         |  YEAR   |  FIRST  |  U.S.   |NON-U.S. |   MEN   |  WOMEN  | PUBLIC  | PRIVATE
                                          |         |         |  YEAR   |         |         |         |         |         |
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  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............| 307,964 |  83,232 | 224,732 | 220,741 |  87,223 | 187,623 | 120,341 | 217,055 |  90,909
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....| 274,333 |  71,078 | 203,255 | 190,646 |  83,687 | 177,815 |  96,518 | 192,192 |  82,141
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................| 204,874 |  52,119 | 152,755 | 150,970 |  53,904 | 119,499 |  85,375 | 141,521 |  63,353
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|  29,302 |   6,190 |  23,112 |  18,595 |  10,707 |  21,778 |   7,524 |  21,093 |   8,209
   ASTRONOMY .............................|     953 |     164 |     789 |     694 |     259 |     732 |     221 |     573 |     380
   CHEMISTRY .............................|  16,692 |   3,662 |  13,030 |  10,883 |   5,809 |  11,082 |   5,610 |  12,187 |   4,505
   PHYSICS ...............................|  11,493 |   2,278 |   9,215 |   6,904 |   4,589 |   9,868 |   1,625 |   8,169 |   3,324
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|     164 |      86 |      78 |     114 |      50 |      96 |      68 |     164 |       0
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|  10,890 |   2,812 |   8,078 |   8,096 |   2,794 |   7,312 |   3,578 |   8,658 |   2,232
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|     981 |     223 |     758 |     731 |     250 |     763 |     218 |     971 |      10
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|   5,764 |   1,450 |   4,314 |   4,242 |   1,522 |   4,047 |   1,717 |   4,471 |   1,293
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|   2,278 |     508 |   1,770 |   1,616 |     662 |   1,443 |     835 |   1,810 |     468
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|   1,867 |     631 |   1,236 |   1,507 |     360 |   1,059 |     808 |   1,406 |     461
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|  13,422 |   3,681 |   9,741 |   8,202 |   5,220 |   9,338 |   4,084 |  10,318 |   3,104
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|  15,297 |   4,290 |  11,007 |   7,995 |   7,302 |  12,130 |   3,167 |  10,424 |   4,873
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|   9,139 |   2,193 |   6,946 |   6,363 |   2,776 |   5,966 |   3,173 |   8,722 |     417
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|  46,066 |  10,665 |  35,401 |  34,389 |  11,677 |  24,558 |  21,508 |  33,029 |  13,037
   ANATOMY ...............................|     992 |     223 |     769 |     763 |     229 |     510 |     482 |     717 |     275
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|   5,141 |   1,030 |   4,111 |   3,446 |   1,695 |   2,968 |   2,173 |   3,571 |   1,570
   BIOLOGY ...............................|   8,616 |   2,165 |   6,451 |   6,967 |   1,649 |   4,706 |   3,910 |   5,992 |   2,624
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|   2,056 |     657 |   1,399 |   1,523 |     533 |     882 |   1,174 |   1,332 |     724
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|     769 |     148 |     621 |     561 |     208 |     553 |     216 |     397 |     372
   BOTANY ................................|   2,345 |     494 |   1,851 |   1,607 |     738 |   1,351 |     994 |   2,233 |     112
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|   3,659 |     778 |   2,881 |   2,790 |     869 |   1,981 |   1,678 |   2,135 |   1,524
   ECOLOGY ...............................|   1,187 |     290 |     897 |     999 |     188 |     634 |     553 |   1,082 |     105
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|   1,066 |     206 |     860 |     743 |     323 |     710 |     356 |     996 |      70
   GENETICS ..............................|   1,553 |     318 |   1,235 |   1,213 |     340 |     744 |     809 |   1,038 |     515
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|   4,686 |     887 |   3,799 |   3,445 |   1,241 |   2,434 |   2,252 |   3,326 |   1,360
   NUTRITION .............................|   3,069 |     751 |   2,318 |   2,004 |   1,065 |     969 |   2,100 |   2,540 |     529
   PATHOLOGY .............................|   1,367 |     318 |   1,049 |   1,031 |     336 |     767 |     600 |     913 |     454
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|   2,678 |     531 |   2,147 |   2,051 |     627 |   1,404 |   1,274 |   1,863 |     815
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|   2,221 |     649 |   1,572 |   1,664 |     557 |   1,319 |     902 |   1,397 |     824
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|   1,712 |     348 |   1,364 |   1,440 |     272 |     985 |     727 |   1,586 |     126
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|   2,949 |     872 |   2,077 |   2,142 |     807 |   1,641 |   1,308 |   1,911 |   1,038
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|  28,162 |   6,793 |  21,369 |  26,545 |   1,617 |   9,269 |  18,893 |  14,870 |  13,292
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  52,596 |  15,495 |  37,101 |  40,785 |  11,811 |  29,148 |  23,448 |  34,407 |  18,189
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|   1,892 |     508 |   1,384 |   1,083 |     809 |   1,267 |     625 |   1,777 |     115
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|   5,722 |   1,296 |   4,426 |   5,044 |     678 |   2,348 |   3,374 |   4,021 |   1,701
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|   9,712 |   2,667 |   7,045 |   5,268 |   4,444 |   6,963 |   2,749 |   6,162 |   3,550
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|   2,769 |     815 |   1,954 |   2,404 |     365 |   1,801 |     968 |   2,514 |     255
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|   2,459 |     599 |   1,860 |   1,546 |     913 |     985 |   1,474 |   1,664 |     795
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|  16,325 |   5,526 |  10,799 |  13,831 |   2,494 |   9,404 |   6,921 |   8,725 |   7,600
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|   6,263 |   1,388 |   4,875 |   5,252 |   1,011 |   2,524 |   3,739 |   4,459 |   1,804
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|     647 |     212 |     435 |     575 |      72 |     265 |     382 |     537 |     110
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|   6,807 |   2,484 |   4,323 |   5,782 |   1,025 |   3,591 |   3,216 |   4,548 |   2,259
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|  69,459 |  18,959 |  50,500 |  39,676 |  29,783 |  58,316 |  11,143 |  50,671 |  18,788
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|   2,965 |     783 |   2,182 |   1,832 |   1,133 |   2,690 |     275 |   2,279 |     686
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|     879 |     193 |     686 |     438 |     441 |     704 |     175 |     824 |      55
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|   2,225 |     535 |   1,690 |   1,507 |     718 |   1,654 |     571 |   1,301 |     924
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   6,012 |   1,429 |   4,583 |   3,339 |   2,673 |   4,830 |   1,182 |   4,381 |   1,631
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|  12,168 |   4,018 |   8,150 |   7,588 |   4,580 |   9,490 |   2,678 |   9,327 |   2,841
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|  18,824 |   5,234 |  13,590 |  10,035 |   8,789 |  16,550 |   2,274 |  13,097 |   5,727
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|   1,343 |     309 |   1,034 |     803 |     540 |   1,144 |     199 |     687 |     656
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|   5,561 |   1,558 |   4,003 |   2,937 |   2,624 |   4,345 |   1,216 |   4,379 |   1,182
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|  11,545 |   3,120 |   8,425 |   6,821 |   4,724 |  10,368 |   1,177 |   8,680 |   2,865
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|   4,084 |     833 |   3,251 |   2,349 |   1,735 |   3,248 |     836 |   2,955 |   1,129
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|     997 |     208 |     789 |     618 |     379 |     880 |     117 |     826 |     171
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|   2,856 |     739 |   2,117 |   1,409 |   1,447 |   2,413 |     443 |   1,935 |     921
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|  33,631 |  12,154 |  21,477 |  30,095 |   3,536 |   9,808 |  23,823 |  24,863 |   8,768
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|   2,154 |     729 |   1,425 |   1,798 |     356 |   1,056 |   1,098 |   1,312 |     842
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|   1,044 |     405 |     639 |     810 |     234 |     722 |     322 |     809 |     235
 NURSING .................................|   6,758 |   2,209 |   4,549 |   6,483 |     275 |     501 |   6,257 |   5,721 |   1,037
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|   2,188 |     489 |   1,699 |   1,317 |     871 |   1,221 |     967 |   1,919 |     269
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|   5,305 |   2,160 |   3,145 |   4,589 |     716 |   2,102 |   3,203 |   3,639 |   1,666
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|   6,364 |   2,615 |   3,749 |   6,074 |     290 |     564 |   5,800 |   5,370 |     994
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|     679 |     157 |     522 |     474 |     205 |     356 |     323 |     628 |      51
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   9,139 |   3,390 |   5,749 |   8,550 |     589 |   3,286 |   5,853 |   5,465 |   3,674
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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