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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 7: by Citizenship


  TABLE B-112.  PART-TIME GRADUATE SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH STUDENTS
         WITH U.S. CITIZENSHIP 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 .............| 137,133 | 135,736 | 136,744 | 143,561 | 146,622 | 153,819 | 158,015 | 157,495
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....| 113,422 | 111,501 | 111,321 | 116,619 | 118,704 | 123,702 | 125,904 | 123,809
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|  76,784 |  77,425 |  78,075 |  81,672 |  83,576 |  87,010 |  89,548 |  88,517
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|   3,715 |   3,760 |   3,736 |   3,773 |   3,740 |   3,785 |   3,835 |   3,626
   ASTRONOMY .............................|      30 |      20 |      21 |      15 |      14 |      23 |      25 |      17
   CHEMISTRY .............................|   2,233 |   2,156 |   2,173 |   2,233 |   2,116 |   2,287 |   2,327 |   2,201
   PHYSICS ...............................|   1,282 |   1,393 |   1,334 |   1,324 |   1,338 |   1,201 |   1,201 |   1,139
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|     170 |     191 |     208 |     201 |     272 |     274 |     282 |     269
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|   3,685 |   3,450 |   3,370 |   3,518 |   3,810 |   4,075 |   4,161 |   4,185
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|     108 |      95 |      88 |      84 |      88 |     113 |     107 |     101
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|   2,220 |   2,032 |   1,944 |   1,773 |   1,750 |   1,711 |   1,663 |   1,604
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|     428 |     376 |     367 |     374 |     350 |     367 |     402 |     456
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|     929 |     947 |     971 |   1,287 |   1,622 |   1,884 |   1,989 |   2,024
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|   4,845 |   4,932 |   4,902 |   5,266 |   4,954 |   4,948 |   4,815 |   4,699
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|  14,411 |  14,828 |  14,172 |  14,609 |  14,562 |  15,201 |  15,220 |  14,146
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|   1,770 |   1,763 |   1,858 |   1,918 |   1,893 |   2,059 |   2,120 |   2,394
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   7,814 |   7,632 |   7,713 |   8,184 |   8,180 |   8,800 |   9,033 |   9,210
   ANATOMY ...............................|      84 |      81 |      73 |      78 |      80 |      62 |      44 |      82
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     176 |     163 |     210 |     167 |     189 |     233 |     224 |     287
   BIOLOGY ...............................|   3,574 |   3,437 |   3,360 |   3,609 |   3,599 |   3,934 |   4,077 |   3,965
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     356 |     419 |     457 |     575 |     539 |     659 |     604 |     584
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|      98 |      45 |      45 |      34 |      14 |      19 |      23 |      21
   BOTANY ................................|     331 |     308 |     312 |     322 |     307 |     314 |     292 |     316
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|      72 |      47 |      47 |      57 |      71 |     116 |     153 |     152
   ECOLOGY ...............................|     161 |     156 |     198 |     239 |     245 |     290 |     341 |     348
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|     154 |     145 |     138 |     134 |     128 |     144 |     177 |     156
   GENETICS ..............................|      95 |      92 |     104 |     101 |      89 |      95 |      80 |      83
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|     399 |     408 |     435 |     424 |     443 |     425 |     392 |     365
   NUTRITION .............................|   1,128 |   1,202 |   1,240 |   1,206 |   1,143 |   1,124 |   1,195 |   1,376
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     272 |     250 |     249 |     253 |     312 |     273 |     258 |     291
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     133 |     120 |     113 |     116 |     113 |     116 |     124 |     137
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|     207 |     202 |     136 |     138 |     149 |     132 |     128 |     138
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|     297 |     283 |     282 |     382 |     365 |     314 |     339 |     336
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     277 |     274 |     314 |     349 |     394 |     550 |     582 |     573
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|  15,029 |  15,514 |  15,876 |  17,219 |  18,733 |  19,016 |  19,510 |  19,416
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  25,515 |  25,546 |  26,448 |  27,185 |  27,704 |  29,126 |  30,854 |  30,841
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|     239 |     236 |     246 |     191 |     224 |     255 |     313 |     245
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|   1,647 |   1,590 |   1,609 |   1,576 |   1,544 |   1,689 |   1,807 |   1,721
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|   2,396 |   2,394 |   2,357 |   2,372 |   2,237 |   2,336 |   2,407 |   2,430
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|     864 |     928 |   1,059 |   1,087 |   1,127 |   1,192 |   1,267 |   1,282
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|     682 |     577 |     656 |     649 |     669 |     655 |     634 |     651
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|  13,711 |  13,785 |  14,428 |  14,601 |  14,895 |  15,449 |  16,136 |  15,894
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|   1,754 |   1,771 |   1,838 |   1,831 |   2,158 |   2,294 |   2,463 |   2,494
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|     381 |     386 |     356 |     382 |     260 |     311 |     285 |     296
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|   3,841 |   3,879 |   3,899 |   4,496 |   4,590 |   4,945 |   5,542 |   5,828
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|  36,638 |  34,076 |  33,246 |  34,947 |  35,128 |  36,692 |  36,356 |  35,292
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|     585 |     611 |     674 |     833 |     691 |     608 |     561 |     600
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|     110 |     121 |     126 |     102 |     110 |     112 |     132 |     129
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|     236 |     237 |     244 |     257 |     246 |     283 |     327 |     366
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   1,272 |   1,115 |     998 |   1,125 |   1,145 |   1,178 |   1,241 |   1,390
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|   4,005 |   3,792 |   3,977 |   4,253 |   4,714 |   5,731 |   5,859 |   6,192
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|  12,280 |  12,375 |  12,386 |  12,475 |  12,390 |  13,050 |  12,439 |  11,540
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|     885 |     866 |     687 |     647 |     673 |     708 |     690 |     612
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|   7,447 |   6,466 |   5,715 |   5,738 |   6,126 |   6,597 |   6,939 |   6,721
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|   5,296 |   4,832 |   4,818 |   5,018 |   4,936 |   5,072 |   4,971 |   4,893
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|     844 |     752 |     763 |     841 |     925 |   1,054 |     937 |     890
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|     205 |     170 |     180 |     165 |     172 |     180 |     205 |     216
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|   3,473 |   2,739 |   2,678 |   3,493 |   3,000 |   2,119 |   2,055 |   1,743
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|  23,711 |  24,235 |  25,423 |  26,942 |  27,918 |  30,117 |  32,111 |  33,686
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     526 |     482 |     349 |     354 |     412 |     614 |     623 |     710
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|     133 |     142 |     134 |     108 |     123 |     116 |     110 |     129
 NURSING .................................|  12,413 |  12,727 |  13,595 |  14,935 |  15,389 |  16,650 |  17,744 |  18,900
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|     644 |     598 |     636 |     610 |     622 |     598 |     619 |     604
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|   3,227 |   3,185 |   3,206 |   3,406 |   3,745 |   3,695 |   4,339 |   4,802
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|   2,249 |   2,227 |   2,264 |   2,543 |   2,401 |   2,595 |   2,594 |   2,758
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|     125 |     134 |     122 |     171 |     162 |     171 |     163 |     162
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   4,394 |   4,740 |   5,117 |   4,815 |   5,064 |   5,678 |   5,919 |   5,621
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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