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No. 8: by Racial/Ethnic Background


 TABLE B-108.  BLACK PART-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND
             HEALTH FIELDS 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 .............|   5,968 |   6,364 |   6,427 |   7,115 |   7,552 |   8,246 |   9,041 |   9,365
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   4,821 |   5,136 |   5,186 |   5,753 |   6,005 |   6,518 |   7,202 |   7,408
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   4,110 |   4,449 |   4,513 |   4,918 |   5,120 |   5,503 |   6,133 |   6,349
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     130 |     127 |     150 |     166 |     170 |     177 |     153 |     148
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       1 |       1 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       0
   CHEMISTRY .............................|      89 |      76 |     109 |     125 |     132 |     130 |     109 |     113
   PHYSICS ...............................|      29 |      34 |      31 |      31 |      24 |      34 |      27 |      31
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      11 |      16 |      10 |       9 |      14 |      12 |      17 |       4
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|      27 |      35 |      29 |      38 |      44 |      75 |      85 |      75
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       1 |       5 |       2
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      11 |      14 |      14 |      13 |      19 |      19 |      19 |      15
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|       6 |       5 |       5 |       7 |       7 |       9 |       5 |       5
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      10 |      16 |      10 |      17 |      18 |      46 |      56 |      53
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     184 |     205 |     209 |     248 |     248 |     248 |     299 |     264
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|     466 |     507 |     504 |     618 |     647 |     678 |     710 |     731
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      32 |      24 |      28 |      25 |      32 |      46 |      75 |      77
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|     293 |     338 |     328 |     318 |     320 |     374 |     389 |     339
   ANATOMY ...............................|       4 |       2 |       3 |       2 |       2 |       0 |       2 |       3
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|       4 |       4 |       3 |       6 |       6 |       6 |      14 |      10
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     160 |     173 |     154 |     150 |     165 |     190 |     207 |     185
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|      11 |      25 |      29 |      23 |      21 |      34 |      28 |      25
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       2 |       1 |       1 |       0 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       3
   BOTANY ................................|       6 |       7 |      12 |      22 |      14 |       5 |       4 |       4
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|       1 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       2
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       3 |       3 |       5 |       4 |       4 |       8 |       9 |       5
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       2 |       1
   GENETICS ..............................|       0 |       4 |       8 |       5 |       5 |       8 |       4 |       9
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|       5 |       3 |       8 |       9 |       5 |      13 |      18 |      12
   NUTRITION .............................|      52 |      71 |      64 |      56 |      57 |      60 |      60 |      44
   PATHOLOGY .............................|      19 |      17 |      20 |      16 |      13 |      15 |      14 |       8
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|       2 |       5 |       5 |       5 |       4 |       4 |       3 |       6
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|       3 |       7 |       4 |       2 |       2 |       5 |       4 |       4
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|       8 |       7 |       5 |       9 |       7 |       1 |       0 |       0
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|      12 |       8 |       7 |       9 |      13 |      23 |      19 |      18
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     725 |     773 |     835 |     958 |   1,032 |   1,103 |   1,431 |   1,641
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|   2,253 |   2,440 |   2,430 |   2,547 |   2,627 |   2,802 |   2,991 |   3,074
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      14 |      12 |      15 |       6 |      12 |      17 |      19 |      25
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      29 |      30 |      26 |      22 |      31 |      34 |      37 |      37
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|     144 |     138 |     112 |     134 |     110 |     132 |     157 |     136
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|      27 |      31 |      41 |      21 |      29 |      27 |      31 |      41
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|      57 |      61 |      80 |      76 |      70 |      17 |      20 |      19
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|   1,324 |   1,480 |   1,492 |   1,548 |   1,599 |   1,720 |   1,713 |   1,745
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|     184 |     190 |     162 |     196 |     228 |     254 |     276 |     330
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|      52 |      53 |      40 |      39 |      27 |      49 |      35 |      28
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     422 |     445 |     462 |     505 |     521 |     552 |     703 |     713
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     711 |     687 |     673 |     835 |     885 |   1,015 |   1,069 |   1,059
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|       4 |       8 |       3 |       7 |       3 |       6 |      18 |      11
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       0 |       2 |       2 |       1 |       2 |       1 |       4 |       1
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|       2 |       2 |       4 |       7 |       3 |       3 |       2 |       4
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      24 |      25 |      19 |      19 |      24 |      36 |      44 |      28
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|      88 |      88 |      93 |     115 |     126 |     155 |     164 |     196
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|     185 |     223 |     243 |     290 |     298 |     334 |     384 |     332
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|      27 |      29 |      18 |      16 |      18 |      23 |      23 |      14
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|     200 |     173 |     155 |     179 |     231 |     253 |     259 |     282
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|      85 |      78 |      80 |      96 |      97 |     121 |     111 |     116
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|       7 |       5 |       6 |       8 |      14 |      19 |      12 |      16
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       1 |       3 |       4 |       2 |       2 |       3 |       6 |       9
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|      88 |      51 |      46 |      95 |      67 |      61 |      42 |      50
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   1,147 |   1,228 |   1,241 |   1,362 |   1,547 |   1,728 |   1,839 |   1,957
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|      47 |      23 |      12 |      11 |      20 |      31 |      30 |      30
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|       2 |       6 |       5 |       2 |       0 |       2 |       2 |       3
 NURSING .................................|     517 |     573 |     610 |     715 |     787 |     850 |     881 |   1,070
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      15 |      20 |      16 |      27 |      37 |      31 |      42 |      29
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|     182 |     213 |     193 |     229 |     289 |     340 |     396 |     391
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     123 |     137 |     133 |     146 |     133 |     162 |     160 |     115
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       6 |       2 |       3 |      14 |      13 |      14 |       6 |       2
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     255 |     254 |     269 |     218 |     268 |     298 |     322 |     317
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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