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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 7: by Citizenship


TABLE D-12.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
 FIELDS IN MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY CITIZENSHIP AND FIELD: 1975-94

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            |          |                                             SCIENCES
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            |TOTAL, ALL|          |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |
    YEAR    | SURVEYED |          |          |  EARTH,  |          |          |          |          |          |
            |  FIELDS  |SCIENCES, | PHYSICAL |  ATMOS-  |  MATHE-  | COMPUTER |  AGRI-   |BIOLOGICAL|          |  SOCIAL
            |          |  TOTAL   | SCIENCES |PHERIC, & | MATICAL  | SCIENCES | CULTURAL | SCIENCES |PSYCHOLOGY| SCIENCES
            |          |          |          |  OCEAN   | SCIENCES |          | SCIENCES |          |          |
            |          |          |          | SCIENCES |          |          |          |          |          |
            |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |
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            |                                              TOTAL ENROLLMENT
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 1975 ......|   12,427 |   10,870 |      473 |      636 |      508 |      301 |      246 |    1,828 |    3,496 |    3,382
 1976 ......|   12,678 |   10,873 |      492 |      483 |      494 |      280 |      276 |    1,990 |    3,374 |    3,484
 1977 ......|   14,096 |   12,064 |      584 |      481 |      444 |      314 |      271 |    1,908 |    3,819 |    4,243
 1978 1/....|   14,649 |   12,404 |      631 |      502 |      475 |      502 |      329 |    2,027 |    4,118 |    3,822
 1979 ......|   15,201 |   12,744 |      677 |      522 |      506 |      690 |      387 |    2,145 |    4,417 |    3,400
 1980 ......|   15,815 |   12,843 |      629 |      614 |      512 |      615 |      384 |    1,957 |    4,389 |    3,743
 1981 ......|   15,726 |   12,209 |      616 |      482 |      447 |      895 |      419 |    1,953 |    4,167 |    3,230
 1982 ......|   15,442 |   11,581 |      652 |      492 |      623 |    1,231 |      371 |    1,670 |    3,452 |    3,090
 1983 ......|   16,567 |   12,593 |      662 |      521 |      609 |    1,303 |      415 |    1,846 |    4,087 |    3,150
 1984 2/....|   17,343 |   13,276 |      675 |      538 |      708 |    1,211 |      384 |    1,770 |    4,160 |    3,830
 1985 2/....|   17,009 |   13,024 |      715 |      558 |      676 |    1,438 |      374 |    1,618 |    4,029 |    3,616
 1986 2/....|   17,217 |   12,919 |      742 |      464 |      652 |    1,620 |      375 |    1,529 |    4,089 |    3,448
 1987 2/....|   17,548 |   13,040 |      692 |      446 |      692 |    1,700 |      364 |    1,479 |    4,359 |    3,308
 1988 ......|   16,307 |   12,049 |      707 |      446 |      686 |    1,485 |      391 |    1,436 |    4,279 |    2,619
 1989 ......|   16,840 |   12,480 |      746 |      396 |      649 |    1,487 |      380 |    1,471 |    4,620 |    2,731
 1990 ......|   18,364 |   13,669 |      670 |      408 |      647 |    1,905 |      387 |    1,444 |    5,188 |    3,020
 1991 ......|   20,141 |   14,738 |      712 |      473 |      682 |    1,764 |      439 |    1,494 |    5,817 |    3,357
 1992 ......|   21,908 |   15,891 |      640 |      534 |      719 |    1,848 |      366 |    1,626 |    6,533 |    3,625
 1993 ......|   23,094 |   16,378 |      706 |      601 |      750 |    1,653 |      441 |    1,896 |    6,668 |    3,663
 1994 ......|   24,005 |   16,441 |      733 |      617 |      782 |    1,394 |      449 |    1,883 |    6,863 |    3,720
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            |                                               U.S. CITIZENS
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1980 ......|   13,954 |   11,532 |      478 |      565 |      419 |      443 |      321 |    1,757 |    4,252 |    3,297
 1981 ......|   13,630 |   10,759 |      438 |      455 |      346 |      574 |      333 |    1,785 |    4,036 |    2,792
 1982 ......|   12,996 |    9,883 |      466 |      457 |      455 |      812 |      270 |    1,512 |    3,326 |    2,585
 1983 ......|   13,984 |   10,772 |      473 |      482 |      455 |      880 |      322 |    1,664 |    3,955 |    2,541
 1984 2/....|   14,649 |   11,428 |      500 |      500 |      507 |      779 |      310 |    1,591 |    4,043 |    3,198
 1985 2/....|   14,317 |   11,073 |      482 |      514 |      495 |      868 |      323 |    1,460 |    3,903 |    3,028
 1986 2/....|   14,261 |   10,839 |      474 |      434 |      452 |    1,019 |      313 |    1,358 |    3,960 |    2,829
 1987 2/....|   14,566 |   10,975 |      494 |      418 |      484 |    1,002 |      300 |    1,332 |    4,237 |    2,708
 1988 ......|   13,470 |   10,165 |      500 |      409 |      497 |      819 |      331 |    1,291 |    4,167 |    2,151
 1989 ......|   13,958 |   10,638 |      470 |      368 |      477 |      866 |      302 |    1,305 |    4,516 |    2,334
 1990 ......|   15,027 |   11,298 |      359 |      357 |      433 |      928 |      287 |    1,261 |    5,077 |    2,596
 1991 ......|   16,987 |   12,484 |      425 |      425 |      474 |      880 |      337 |    1,344 |    5,686 |    2,913
 1992 ......|   18,520 |   13,602 |      376 |      475 |      498 |      895 |      306 |    1,453 |    6,410 |    3,189
 1993 ......|   20,121 |   14,326 |      437 |      546 |      550 |      882 |      405 |    1,736 |    6,538 |    3,232
 1994 ......|   21,294 |   14,531 |      514 |      563 |      612 |      765 |      406 |    1,742 |    6,636 |    3,293
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            |                                             NON-U.S. CITIZENS
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1980 ......|    1,861 |    1,311 |      151 |       49 |       93 |      172 |       63 |      200 |      137 |      446
 1981 ......|    2,096 |    1,450 |      178 |       27 |      101 |      321 |       86 |      168 |      131 |      438
 1982 ......|    2,446 |    1,698 |      186 |       35 |      168 |      419 |      101 |      158 |      126 |      505
 1983 ......|    2,583 |    1,821 |      189 |       39 |      154 |      423 |       93 |      182 |      132 |      609
 1984 2/....|    2,694 |    1,848 |      175 |       38 |      201 |      432 |       74 |      179 |      117 |      632
 1985 2/....|    2,692 |    1,951 |      233 |       44 |      181 |      570 |       51 |      158 |      126 |      588
 1986 2/....|    2,956 |    2,080 |      268 |       30 |      200 |      601 |       62 |      171 |      129 |      619
 1987 2/....|    2,982 |    2,065 |      198 |       28 |      208 |      698 |       64 |      147 |      122 |      600
 1988 ......|    2,837 |    1,884 |      207 |       37 |      189 |      666 |       60 |      145 |      112 |      468
 1989 ......|    2,882 |    1,842 |      276 |       28 |      172 |      621 |       78 |      166 |      104 |      397
 1990 ......|    3,337 |    2,371 |      311 |       51 |      214 |      977 |      100 |      183 |      111 |      424
 1991 ......|    3,154 |    2,254 |      287 |       48 |      208 |      884 |      102 |      150 |      131 |      444
 1992 ......|    3,388 |    2,289 |      264 |       59 |      221 |      953 |       60 |      173 |      123 |      436
 1993 ......|    2,973 |    2,052 |      269 |       55 |      200 |      771 |       36 |      160 |      130 |      431
 1994 ......|    2,711 |    1,910 |      219 |       54 |      170 |      629 |       43 |      141 |      227 |      427
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            |                                           ENGINEERING                                            |
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            |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |  TOTAL,
    YEAR    |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |METALLUR- |          |  HEALTH
            |  ENGI-   |AEROSPACE | CHEMICAL |  CIVIL   |ELECTRICAL|INDUSTRIAL|MECHANICAL| GICAL &  |  OTHER   |  FIELDS
            | NEERING, |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |MATERIALS |  ENGI-   |
            |  TOTAL   | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  |  ENGI-   | NEERING  |
            |          |          |          |          |          |          |          | NEERING  |          |
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            |                                              TOTAL ENROLLMENT
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 1975 ......|      613 |       20 |       33 |      166 |       63 |       85 |       51 |        7 |      188 |      944
 1976 ......|      588 |       12 |       34 |      135 |       60 |       86 |       45 |        7 |      209 |    1,217
 1977 ......|      737 |        9 |       30 |      191 |      166 |      108 |       86 |       10 |      137 |    1,295
 1978 1/....|      812 |        5 |       41 |      215 |      173 |      111 |       84 |       13 |      171 |    1,433
 1979 ......|      886 |        1 |       51 |      239 |      180 |      114 |       82 |       15 |      204 |    1,571
 1980 ......|    1,082 |        3 |       63 |      218 |      280 |      160 |      111 |       18 |      229 |    1,890
 1981 ......|    1,356 |        3 |       87 |      390 |      310 |      173 |       91 |       18 |      284 |    2,161
 1982 ......|    1,521 |        3 |       96 |      332 |      288 |      220 |      179 |       25 |      378 |    2,340
 1983 ......|    1,626 |       15 |       94 |      284 |      391 |      156 |      168 |       18 |      500 |    2,348
 1984 2/....|    1,584 |       14 |       90 |      242 |      445 |      120 |      207 |        7 |      459 |    2,483
 1985 2/....|    1,496 |       14 |       63 |      249 |      433 |      136 |      217 |       18 |      366 |    2,489
 1986 2/....|    1,760 |       16 |       94 |      310 |      530 |      127 |      224 |       28 |      431 |    2,538
 1987 2/....|    1,864 |       17 |       84 |      287 |      612 |      133 |      228 |       24 |      479 |    2,644
 1988 ......|    1,881 |       16 |       68 |      329 |      658 |      144 |      253 |       18 |      395 |    2,377
 1989 ......|    1,876 |       30 |       34 |      293 |      739 |      192 |      249 |       24 |      315 |    2,484
 1990 ......|    2,029 |       64 |       38 |      256 |      757 |      288 |      300 |       20 |      306 |    2,666
 1991 ......|    2,041 |       67 |       55 |      340 |      732 |      201 |      291 |       20 |      335 |    3,362
 1992 ......|    2,410 |       37 |       73 |      469 |      827 |      256 |      363 |       19 |      366 |    3,607
 1993 ......|    2,283 |       35 |       71 |      506 |      747 |      230 |      293 |       23 |      378 |    4,433
 1994 ......|    2,188 |       33 |       78 |      486 |      723 |      235 |      251 |       24 |      358 |    5,376
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1980 ......|      590 |        0 |       32 |      137 |      130 |       89 |       56 |       11 |      135 |    1,832
 1981 ......|      771 |        0 |       41 |      247 |      136 |      100 |       37 |       12 |      198 |    2,100
 1982 ......|      909 |        1 |       71 |      218 |      170 |      134 |       86 |       17 |      212 |    2,204
 1983 ......|    1,020 |       10 |       49 |      180 |      204 |      103 |       89 |       10 |      375 |    2,192
 1984 2/....|      884 |       11 |       48 |      152 |      220 |       70 |       99 |        2 |      282 |    2,337
 1985 2/....|      853 |        9 |       37 |      170 |      202 |       87 |       98 |        8 |      242 |    2,391
 1986 2/....|      985 |       11 |       45 |      193 |      227 |       83 |      104 |       15 |      307 |    2,437
 1987 2/....|    1,035 |       12 |       41 |      177 |      259 |       73 |      119 |       14 |      340 |    2,556
 1988 ......|    1,031 |       11 |       31 |      251 |      277 |       73 |      124 |        9 |      255 |    2,274
 1989 ......|      940 |       14 |       12 |      199 |      300 |       98 |       95 |       14 |      208 |    2,380
 1990 ......|    1,172 |       36 |       13 |      178 |      387 |      188 |      146 |        9 |      215 |    2,557
 1991 ......|    1,248 |       64 |       16 |      250 |      411 |      121 |      132 |       10 |      244 |    3,255
 1992 ......|    1,405 |       36 |       27 |      327 |      436 |      131 |      174 |        8 |      266 |    3,513
 1993 ......|    1,467 |       34 |       53 |      365 |      431 |      138 |      157 |       11 |      278 |    4,328
 1994 ......|    1,526 |       28 |       61 |      378 |      472 |      149 |      160 |       20 |      258 |    5,237
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            |                                             NON-U.S. CITIZENS
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1980 ......|      492 |        3 |       31 |       81 |      150 |       71 |       55 |        7 |       94 |       58
 1981 ......|      585 |        3 |       46 |      143 |      174 |       73 |       54 |        6 |       86 |       61
 1982 ......|      612 |        2 |       25 |      114 |      118 |       86 |       93 |        8 |      166 |      136
 1983 ......|      606 |        5 |       45 |      104 |      187 |       53 |       79 |        8 |      125 |      156
 1984 2/....|      700 |        3 |       42 |       90 |      225 |       50 |      108 |        5 |      177 |      146
 1985 2/....|      643 |        5 |       26 |       79 |      231 |       49 |      119 |       10 |      124 |       98
 1986 2/....|      775 |        5 |       49 |      117 |      303 |       44 |      120 |       13 |      124 |      101
 1987 2/....|      829 |        5 |       43 |      110 |      353 |       60 |      109 |       10 |      139 |       88
 1988 ......|      850 |        5 |       37 |       78 |      381 |       71 |      129 |        9 |      140 |      103
 1989 ......|      936 |       16 |       22 |       94 |      439 |       94 |      154 |       10 |      107 |      104
 1990 ......|      857 |       28 |       25 |       78 |      370 |      100 |      154 |       11 |       91 |      109
 1991 ......|      793 |        3 |       39 |       90 |      321 |       80 |      159 |       10 |       91 |      107
 1992 ......|    1,005 |        1 |       46 |      142 |      391 |      125 |      189 |       11 |      100 |       94
 1993 ......|      816 |        1 |       18 |      141 |      316 |       92 |      136 |       12 |      100 |      105
 1994 ......|      662 |        5 |       17 |      108 |      251 |       86 |       91 |        4 |      100 |      139
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1/  MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS WERE NOT SURVEYED IN 1978; TOTALS
    REPRESENT ESTIMATES BASED ON 1977 AND 1979 DATA.  DETAILS FOR 1978 MAY
    NOT SUM TO TOTAL DUE TO ROUNDING.
2/  MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS WERE SURVEYED ON A SAMPLE BASIS FROM
    1984 THROUGH 1987.  DATA SHOWN HERE ARE THEREFORE SUBJECT TO SAMPLING
    ERROR.  SEE "TECHNICAL NOTES" FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.
KEY:      NA = NOT AVAILABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING