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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 7: by Citizenship


 TABLE A-6.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
 FIELDS IN ALL 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 .............| 331,969 |  91,970 | 239,999 | 242,035 |  89,934 | 197,849 | 134,120 | 235,707 |  96,262
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....| 292,962 |  77,968 | 214,994 | 206,703 |  86,259 | 186,892 | 106,070 | 206,952 |  86,010
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................| 221,315 |  58,255 | 163,060 | 165,501 |  55,814 | 126,793 |  94,522 | 154,838 |  66,477
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|  30,035 |   6,436 |  23,599 |  19,109 |  10,926 |  22,282 |   7,753 |  21,740 |   8,295
   ASTRONOMY .............................|     953 |     164 |     789 |     694 |     259 |     732 |     221 |     573 |     380
   CHEMISTRY .............................|  17,104 |   3,809 |  13,295 |  11,187 |   5,917 |  11,318 |   5,786 |  12,546 |   4,558
   PHYSICS ...............................|  11,747 |   2,367 |   9,380 |   7,068 |   4,679 |  10,078 |   1,669 |   8,390 |   3,357
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|     231 |      96 |     135 |     160 |      71 |     154 |      77 |     231 |       0
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|  11,507 |   3,017 |   8,490 |   8,659 |   2,848 |   7,697 |   3,810 |   9,245 |   2,262
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|     993 |     224 |     769 |     743 |     250 |     775 |     218 |     983 |      10
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|   5,946 |   1,522 |   4,424 |   4,405 |   1,541 |   4,173 |   1,773 |   4,653 |   1,293
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|   2,348 |     518 |   1,830 |   1,676 |     672 |   1,485 |     863 |   1,880 |     468
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|   2,220 |     753 |   1,467 |   1,835 |     385 |   1,264 |     956 |   1,729 |     491
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|  14,204 |   3,967 |  10,237 |   8,814 |   5,390 |   9,798 |   4,406 |  11,078 |   3,126
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|  16,691 |   4,746 |  11,945 |   8,760 |   7,931 |  13,140 |   3,551 |  11,501 |   5,190
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|   9,588 |   2,332 |   7,256 |   6,769 |   2,819 |   6,241 |   3,347 |   9,147 |     441
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|  47,949 |  11,400 |  36,549 |  36,131 |  11,818 |  25,450 |  22,499 |  34,683 |  13,266
   ANATOMY ...............................|     992 |     223 |     769 |     763 |     229 |     510 |     482 |     717 |     275
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|   5,163 |   1,037 |   4,126 |   3,464 |   1,699 |   2,983 |   2,180 |   3,582 |   1,581
   BIOLOGY ...............................|  10,080 |   2,737 |   7,343 |   8,322 |   1,758 |   5,471 |   4,609 |   7,382 |   2,698
   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 ................................|   2,349 |     496 |   1,853 |   1,610 |     739 |   1,354 |     995 |   2,235 |     114
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|   3,663 |     780 |   2,883 |   2,794 |     869 |   1,984 |   1,679 |   2,139 |   1,524
   ECOLOGY ...............................|   1,203 |     300 |     903 |   1,015 |     188 |     641 |     562 |   1,096 |     107
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|   1,066 |     206 |     860 |     743 |     323 |     710 |     356 |     996 |      70
   GENETICS ..............................|   1,602 |     344 |   1,258 |   1,262 |     340 |     746 |     856 |   1,038 |     564
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|   4,693 |     890 |   3,803 |   3,452 |   1,241 |   2,438 |   2,255 |   3,329 |   1,364
   NUTRITION .............................|   3,221 |     802 |   2,419 |   2,147 |   1,074 |     986 |   2,235 |   2,648 |     573
   PATHOLOGY .............................|   1,397 |     334 |   1,063 |   1,058 |     339 |     778 |     619 |     914 |     483
   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 ...............................|   1,717 |     348 |   1,369 |   1,445 |     272 |     987 |     730 |   1,586 |     131
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|   3,079 |     918 |   2,161 |   2,257 |     822 |   1,704 |   1,375 |   2,032 |   1,047
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|  35,025 |   9,481 |  25,544 |  33,181 |   1,844 |  11,112 |  23,913 |  19,631 |  15,394
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  56,316 |  16,876 |  39,440 |  44,078 |  12,238 |  31,073 |  25,243 |  37,813 |  18,503
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|   1,936 |     533 |   1,403 |   1,104 |     832 |   1,302 |     634 |   1,821 |     115
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|   5,841 |   1,331 |   4,510 |   5,149 |     692 |   2,387 |   3,454 |   4,140 |   1,701
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|  10,035 |   2,797 |   7,238 |   5,452 |   4,583 |   7,174 |   2,861 |   6,428 |   3,607
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|   3,092 |     932 |   2,160 |   2,711 |     381 |   2,012 |   1,080 |   2,837 |     255
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|   2,557 |     625 |   1,932 |   1,633 |     924 |   1,016 |   1,541 |   1,762 |     795
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|  17,927 |   6,127 |  11,800 |  15,292 |   2,635 |  10,249 |   7,678 |  10,126 |   7,801
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|   6,709 |   1,543 |   5,166 |   5,671 |   1,038 |   2,706 |   4,003 |   4,885 |   1,824
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|     696 |     230 |     466 |     617 |      79 |     280 |     416 |     581 |     115
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|   7,523 |   2,758 |   4,765 |   6,449 |   1,074 |   3,947 |   3,576 |   5,233 |   2,290
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|  71,647 |  19,713 |  51,934 |  41,202 |  30,445 |  60,099 |  11,548 |  52,114 |  19,533
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|   2,998 |     793 |   2,205 |   1,860 |   1,138 |   2,721 |     277 |   2,295 |     703
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|     879 |     193 |     686 |     438 |     441 |     704 |     175 |     824 |      55
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|   2,271 |     556 |   1,715 |   1,535 |     736 |   1,690 |     581 |   1,326 |     945
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   6,090 |   1,466 |   4,624 |   3,400 |   2,690 |   4,897 |   1,193 |   4,430 |   1,660
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|  12,654 |   4,181 |   8,473 |   7,966 |   4,688 |   9,850 |   2,804 |   9,732 |   2,922
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|  19,547 |   5,482 |  14,065 |  10,507 |   9,040 |  17,162 |   2,385 |  13,541 |   6,006
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|   1,347 |     309 |   1,038 |     807 |     540 |   1,147 |     200 |     691 |     656
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|   5,796 |   1,636 |   4,160 |   3,086 |   2,710 |   4,529 |   1,267 |   4,520 |   1,276
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|  11,796 |   3,199 |   8,597 |   6,981 |   4,815 |  10,590 |   1,206 |   8,836 |   2,960
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|   4,108 |     842 |   3,266 |   2,369 |   1,739 |   3,268 |     840 |   2,979 |   1,129
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|     997 |     208 |     789 |     618 |     379 |     880 |     117 |     826 |     171
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|   3,164 |     848 |   2,316 |   1,635 |   1,529 |   2,661 |     503 |   2,114 |   1,050
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|  39,007 |  14,002 |  25,005 |  35,332 |   3,675 |  10,957 |  28,050 |  28,755 |  10,252
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|   2,405 |     780 |   1,625 |   2,030 |     375 |   1,195 |   1,210 |   1,389 |   1,016
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|   1,044 |     405 |     639 |     810 |     234 |     722 |     322 |     809 |     235
 NURSING .................................|   7,917 |   2,571 |   5,346 |   7,634 |     283 |     610 |   7,307 |   6,429 |   1,488
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|   2,188 |     489 |   1,699 |   1,317 |     871 |   1,221 |     967 |   1,919 |     269
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|   5,411 |   2,199 |   3,212 |   4,689 |     722 |   2,141 |   3,270 |   3,745 |   1,666
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|   8,557 |   3,494 |   5,063 |   8,223 |     334 |     676 |   7,881 |   7,291 |   1,266
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|     696 |     158 |     538 |     485 |     211 |     369 |     327 |     628 |      68
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|  10,789 |   3,906 |   6,883 |  10,144 |     645 |   4,023 |   6,766 |   6,545 |   4,244
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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