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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 8: by Racial/Ethnic Background


 TABLE B-29.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
  FIELDS IN ALL INSTITUTIONS, BY FIELD AND CITIZENSHIP, AND BY RACIAL/ETHNIC
                     BACKGROUND OF U.S. CITIZENS: 1987-94

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        FIELD, CITIZENSHIP, AND         | 1987 1/ |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994
        RACIAL/ETHNIC BACKGROUND        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
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TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............| 271,095 | 275,219 | 282,769 | 292,910 | 307,106 | 322,773 | 329,984 | 331,969
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................| 192,303 | 191,751 | 195,998 | 201,760 | 211,667 | 226,032 | 236,693 | 242,035
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|   6,444 |   7,005 |   7,617 |   8,119 |   8,869 |  10,229 |  11,418 |  11,968
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|     611 |     671 |     659 |     763 |     857 |   1,015 |   1,066 |   1,125
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|   9,775 |  10,246 |  10,719 |  11,663 |  12,506 |  14,733 |  17,084 |  19,213
    HISPANIC ...........................|   6,254 |   6,589 |   6,974 |   7,571 |   8,196 |   9,079 |   9,802 |   9,620
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................| 158,561 | 158,871 | 161,214 | 166,666 | 172,473 | 181,807 | 187,323 | 191,376
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|  10,658 |   8,369 |   8,815 |   6,978 |   8,766 |   9,169 |  10,000 |   8,733
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|  78,792 |  83,468 |  86,771 |  91,150 |  95,439 |  96,741 |  93,291 |  89,934
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING .........| 247,234 | 250,689 | 256,960 | 265,494 | 277,259 | 290,696 | 294,350 | 292,962
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................| 171,200 | 170,273 | 173,475 | 177,900 | 185,580 | 197,648 | 204,875 | 206,703
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|   5,608 |   6,061 |   6,598 |   7,038 |   7,700 |   8,917 |   9,937 |  10,352
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|     520 |     570 |     551 |     655 |     717 |     848 |     899 |     947
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|   9,071 |   9,480 |   9,831 |  10,623 |  11,284 |  13,341 |  15,340 |  17,225
    HISPANIC ...........................|   5,193 |   5,503 |   5,924 |   6,389 |   6,932 |   7,598 |   8,204 |   8,116
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................| 140,928 | 140,956 | 142,494 | 146,767 | 150,994 | 158,562 | 161,527 | 162,728
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|   9,880 |   7,703 |   8,077 |   6,428 |   7,953 |   8,382 |   8,968 |   7,335
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|  76,034 |  80,416 |  83,485 |  87,594 |  91,679 |  93,048 |  89,475 |  86,259
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SCIENCES, TOTAL ........................| 185,303 | 187,683 | 192,579 | 199,508 | 206,211 | 216,263 | 220,536 | 221,315
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................| 137,269 | 136,753 | 139,394 | 143,418 | 148,463 | 157,726 | 163,548 | 165,501
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|   4,903 |   5,248 |   5,655 |   6,088 |   6,560 |   7,558 |   8,447 |   8,651
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|     454 |     492 |     486 |     590 |     610 |     742 |     776 |     814
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|   5,879 |   6,233 |   6,527 |   7,053 |   7,428 |   8,829 |  10,396 |  11,455
    HISPANIC ...........................|   4,348 |   4,570 |   4,921 |   5,315 |   5,771 |   6,225 |   6,686 |   6,517
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................| 114,882 | 114,866 | 116,443 | 119,973 | 122,924 | 128,618 | 131,171 | 132,599
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|   6,803 |   5,344 |   5,362 |   4,399 |   5,170 |   5,754 |   6,072 |   5,465
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|  48,034 |  50,930 |  53,185 |  56,090 |  57,748 |  58,537 |  56,988 |  55,814
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PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|  28,412 |  28,574 |  29,207 |  29,485 |  30,118 |  30,673 |  30,611 |  30,035
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|  18,384 |  18,130 |  18,107 |  17,836 |  18,268 |  18,759 |  19,231 |  19,109
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     406 |     442 |     483 |     488 |     529 |     630 |     690 |     707
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      36 |      43 |      39 |      56 |      56 |      63 |      73 |      59
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     896 |   1,079 |   1,023 |   1,017 |   1,220 |   1,336 |   1,652 |   1,656
    HISPANIC ...........................|     514 |     549 |     581 |     530 |     562 |     572 |     591 |     570
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|  15,096 |  15,135 |  15,230 |  15,377 |  15,412 |  15,566 |  15,681 |  15,610
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|   1,436 |     882 |     751 |     368 |     489 |     592 |     544 |     507
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|  10,028 |  10,444 |  11,100 |  11,649 |  11,850 |  11,914 |  11,380 |  10,926
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EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|  10,435 |  10,199 |  10,027 |  10,262 |  10,395 |  11,011 |  11,385 |  11,507
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   8,496 |   8,047 |   7,723 |   7,831 |   7,823 |   8,334 |   8,697 |   8,659
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|      66 |      76 |      68 |      87 |      99 |     131 |     145 |     132
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      14 |      21 |      20 |      25 |      18 |      23 |      29 |      39
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     141 |     172 |     163 |     189 |     200 |     287 |     375 |     348
    HISPANIC ...........................|     182 |     166 |     170 |     187 |     194 |     222 |     289 |     240
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   7,626 |   7,316 |   7,102 |   7,155 |   7,060 |   7,324 |   7,530 |   7,707
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     467 |     296 |     200 |     188 |     252 |     347 |     329 |     193
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   1,939 |   2,152 |   2,304 |   2,431 |   2,572 |   2,677 |   2,688 |   2,848
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MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|  13,044 |  13,513 |  13,683 |  13,867 |  14,258 |  14,681 |  14,533 |  14,204
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   7,550 |   7,739 |   7,699 |   7,961 |   8,380 |   8,939 |   9,056 |   8,814
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     257 |     217 |     254 |     264 |     276 |     331 |     411 |     409
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      21 |      16 |      20 |      13 |      12 |      20 |      13 |      26
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     503 |     470 |     429 |     494 |     555 |     625 |     648 |     781
    HISPANIC ...........................|     192 |     219 |     221 |     244 |     225 |     231 |     258 |     210
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   5,930 |   6,296 |   6,320 |   6,532 |   6,762 |   7,144 |   7,048 |   6,958
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     647 |     521 |     455 |     414 |     550 |     588 |     678 |     430
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   5,494 |   5,774 |   5,984 |   5,906 |   5,878 |   5,742 |   5,477 |   5,390
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COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|  15,336 |  15,133 |  15,606 |  16,689 |  16,516 |  17,462 |  17,355 |  16,691
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   8,863 |   8,415 |   8,616 |   8,742 |   8,426 |   8,834 |   8,961 |   8,760
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     303 |     332 |     344 |     367 |     446 |     411 |     458 |     464
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      15 |      12 |      16 |      18 |      18 |      25 |      26 |      11
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|   1,061 |   1,141 |   1,111 |   1,188 |   1,191 |   1,387 |   1,505 |   1,743
    HISPANIC ...........................|     162 |     162 |     198 |     188 |     194 |     225 |     217 |     218
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   6,591 |   6,215 |   6,265 |   6,451 |   5,936 |   6,114 |   6,013 |   5,911
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     731 |     553 |     682 |     530 |     641 |     672 |     742 |     413
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   6,473 |   6,718 |   6,990 |   7,947 |   8,090 |   8,628 |   8,394 |   7,931
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AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|   9,094 |   9,122 |   9,070 |   9,100 |   9,289 |   9,452 |   9,500 |   9,588
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   6,434 |   6,443 |   6,393 |   6,215 |   6,405 |   6,590 |   6,698 |   6,769
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     101 |     119 |     125 |     133 |     113 |     163 |     186 |     187
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      16 |      21 |      19 |      17 |      27 |      31 |      31 |      27
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     155 |     191 |     210 |     212 |     197 |     174 |     221 |     209
    HISPANIC ...........................|     183 |     234 |     253 |     240 |     236 |     232 |     255 |     218
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   5,853 |   5,707 |   5,601 |   5,466 |   5,727 |   5,811 |   5,841 |   5,981
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     126 |     171 |     185 |     147 |     105 |     179 |     164 |     147
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   2,660 |   2,679 |   2,677 |   2,885 |   2,884 |   2,862 |   2,802 |   2,819
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BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|  38,235 |  39,209 |  40,348 |  40,945 |  42,700 |  44,398 |  46,523 |  47,949
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|  30,255 |  30,244 |  30,367 |  30,286 |  31,102 |  32,565 |  34,555 |  36,131
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     762 |     815 |     884 |     931 |     997 |   1,119 |   1,348 |   1,353
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      76 |      77 |      70 |     111 |      91 |     115 |     123 |     139
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|   1,408 |   1,555 |   1,725 |   1,937 |   1,985 |   2,357 |   2,914 |   3,359
    HISPANIC ...........................|     828 |     902 |     960 |     961 |   1,100 |   1,169 |   1,334 |   1,328
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|  26,255 |  26,225 |  25,893 |  25,737 |  26,275 |  27,071 |  27,934 |  29,024
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     926 |     670 |     835 |     609 |     654 |     734 |     902 |     928
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   7,980 |   8,965 |   9,981 |  10,659 |  11,598 |  11,833 |  11,968 |  11,818
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PSYCHOLOGY .............................|  27,256 |  28,118 |  29,348 |  30,646 |  32,285 |  34,306 |  34,914 |  35,025
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|  26,044 |  26,802 |  28,021 |  29,161 |  30,661 |  32,664 |  33,300 |  33,181
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|   1,069 |   1,172 |   1,226 |   1,271 |   1,427 |   1,663 |   1,860 |   2,030
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|     112 |     119 |     128 |     150 |     180 |     211 |     215 |     233
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     555 |     576 |     635 |     728 |     749 |     952 |   1,097 |   1,156
    HISPANIC ...........................|   1,100 |   1,114 |   1,235 |   1,411 |   1,587 |   1,650 |   1,612 |   1,488
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|  22,278 |  22,832 |  23,898 |  24,859 |  25,634 |  26,949 |  27,327 |  26,933
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     930 |     989 |     899 |     742 |   1,084 |   1,239 |   1,189 |   1,341
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   1,212 |   1,316 |   1,327 |   1,485 |   1,624 |   1,642 |   1,614 |   1,844
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SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  43,491 |  43,815 |  45,290 |  48,514 |  50,650 |  54,280 |  55,715 |  56,316
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|  31,243 |  30,933 |  32,468 |  35,386 |  37,398 |  41,041 |  43,050 |  44,078
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|   1,939 |   2,075 |   2,271 |   2,547 |   2,673 |   3,110 |   3,349 |   3,369
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|     164 |     183 |     174 |     200 |     208 |     254 |     266 |     280
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|   1,160 |   1,049 |   1,231 |   1,288 |   1,331 |   1,711 |   1,984 |   2,203
    HISPANIC ...........................|   1,187 |   1,224 |   1,303 |   1,554 |   1,673 |   1,924 |   2,130 |   2,245
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|  25,253 |  25,140 |  26,134 |  28,396 |  30,118 |  32,639 |  33,797 |  34,475
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|   1,540 |   1,262 |   1,355 |   1,401 |   1,395 |   1,403 |   1,524 |   1,506
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|  12,248 |  12,882 |  12,822 |  13,128 |  13,252 |  13,239 |  12,665 |  12,238
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ENGINEERING, TOTAL .....................|  61,931 |  63,006 |  64,381 |  65,986 |  71,048 |  74,433 |  73,814 |  71,647
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|  33,931 |  33,520 |  34,081 |  34,482 |  37,117 |  39,922 |  41,327 |  41,202
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     705 |     813 |     943 |     950 |   1,140 |   1,359 |   1,490 |   1,701
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      66 |      78 |      65 |      65 |     107 |     106 |     123 |     133
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|   3,192 |   3,247 |   3,304 |   3,570 |   3,856 |   4,512 |   4,944 |   5,770
    HISPANIC ...........................|     845 |     933 |   1,003 |   1,074 |   1,161 |   1,373 |   1,518 |   1,599
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|  26,046 |  26,090 |  26,051 |  26,794 |  28,070 |  29,944 |  30,356 |  30,129
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|   3,077 |   2,359 |   2,715 |   2,029 |   2,783 |   2,628 |   2,896 |   1,870
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|  28,000 |  29,486 |  30,300 |  31,504 |  33,931 |  34,511 |  32,487 |  30,445
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CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   5,674 |   5,359 |   5,282 |   5,443 |   5,788 |   5,946 |   6,021 |   6,090
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   3,362 |   2,967 |   2,677 |   2,679 |   2,811 |   2,963 |   3,171 |   3,400
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|      63 |      59 |      60 |      65 |      95 |     108 |     115 |     133
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      26 |      22 |       5 |       1 |      22 |      11 |      12 |      15
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     287 |     253 |     184 |     251 |     324 |     289 |     415 |     420
    HISPANIC ...........................|      91 |     110 |      93 |     111 |     110 |     131 |     131 |     132
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   2,766 |   2,435 |   2,236 |   2,195 |   2,193 |   2,315 |   2,392 |   2,590
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     129 |      88 |      99 |      56 |      67 |     109 |     106 |     110
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   2,312 |   2,392 |   2,605 |   2,764 |   2,977 |   2,983 |   2,850 |   2,690
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CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|   9,628 |   9,946 |   9,964 |  10,128 |  11,328 |  12,454 |  12,458 |  12,654
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   5,090 |   5,208 |   5,097 |   5,375 |   6,140 |   7,003 |   7,440 |   7,966
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|      72 |     101 |     151 |     117 |     153 |     188 |     229 |     232
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       5 |      13 |      14 |      17 |      20 |      20 |      26 |      23
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     343 |     324 |     324 |     409 |     459 |     558 |     601 |     864
    HISPANIC ...........................|     158 |     154 |     154 |     182 |     227 |     277 |     337 |     350
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   4,113 |   4,327 |   4,200 |   4,418 |   5,030 |   5,663 |   5,926 |   6,233
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     399 |     289 |     254 |     232 |     251 |     297 |     321 |     264
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   4,538 |   4,738 |   4,867 |   4,753 |   5,188 |   5,451 |   5,018 |   4,688
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|  17,101 |  17,706 |  18,466 |  18,675 |  19,904 |  20,996 |  20,400 |  19,547
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   9,002 |   9,295 |   9,723 |   9,652 |   9,976 |  10,577 |  10,458 |  10,507
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     237 |     291 |     321 |     322 |     371 |     437 |     479 |     541
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       5 |      16 |      19 |      18 |      26 |      26 |      27 |      24
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|   1,239 |   1,332 |   1,351 |   1,513 |   1,498 |   1,766 |   1,706 |   2,104
    HISPANIC ...........................|     255 |     269 |     299 |     294 |     331 |     378 |     419 |     413
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   6,411 |   6,583 |   6,900 |   6,839 |   6,853 |   7,116 |   7,017 |   6,798
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     855 |     804 |     833 |     666 |     897 |     854 |     810 |     627
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   8,099 |   8,411 |   8,743 |   9,023 |   9,928 |  10,419 |   9,942 |   9,040
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING .................|   4,155 |   4,294 |   4,664 |   4,779 |   5,607 |   6,088 |   5,905 |   5,796
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   2,144 |   2,226 |   2,429 |   2,381 |   2,771 |   3,085 |   3,215 |   3,086
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|      70 |      94 |      98 |     114 |     153 |     191 |     181 |     191
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       4 |       4 |       8 |       7 |       9 |      14 |      14 |       8
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     170 |     194 |     198 |     174 |     232 |     336 |     392 |     350
    HISPANIC ...........................|      89 |     107 |     120 |     109 |     103 |     122 |     144 |     158
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   1,603 |   1,637 |   1,810 |   1,808 |   2,000 |   2,160 |   2,157 |   2,221
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     208 |     190 |     195 |     169 |     274 |     262 |     327 |     158
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   2,011 |   2,068 |   2,235 |   2,398 |   2,836 |   3,003 |   2,690 |   2,710
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|  10,230 |  10,416 |  10,492 |  10,867 |  11,687 |  12,383 |  12,395 |  11,796
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   5,559 |   5,299 |   5,632 |   5,781 |   6,120 |   6,803 |   7,228 |   6,981
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     102 |     122 |     120 |     151 |     149 |     199 |     225 |     283
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      12 |       8 |       6 |       6 |       9 |      14 |      19 |      25
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     524 |     460 |     491 |     488 |     578 |     709 |     826 |     926
    HISPANIC ...........................|     108 |     110 |     120 |     158 |     193 |     207 |     215 |     242
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   4,046 |   4,054 |   3,948 |   4,439 |   4,592 |   5,169 |   5,289 |   5,131
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     767 |     545 |     947 |     539 |     599 |     505 |     654 |     374
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   4,671 |   5,117 |   4,860 |   5,086 |   5,567 |   5,580 |   5,167 |   4,815
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OTHER ENGINEERING ......................|  15,143 |  15,285 |  15,513 |  16,094 |  16,734 |  16,566 |  16,635 |  15,764
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   8,774 |   8,525 |   8,523 |   8,614 |   9,299 |   9,491 |   9,815 |   9,262
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     161 |     146 |     193 |     181 |     219 |     236 |     261 |     321
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      14 |      15 |      13 |      16 |      21 |      21 |      25 |      38
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     629 |     684 |     756 |     735 |     765 |     854 |   1,004 |   1,106
    HISPANIC ...........................|     144 |     183 |     217 |     220 |     197 |     258 |     272 |     304
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   7,107 |   7,054 |   6,957 |   7,095 |   7,402 |   7,521 |   7,575 |   7,156
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     719 |     443 |     387 |     367 |     695 |     601 |     678 |     337
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   6,369 |   6,760 |   6,990 |   7,480 |   7,435 |   7,075 |   6,820 |   6,502
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS ...................|  23,861 |  24,530 |  25,809 |  27,416 |  29,847 |  32,077 |  35,634 |  39,007
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|  21,103 |  21,478 |  22,523 |  23,860 |  26,087 |  28,384 |  31,818 |  35,332
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     836 |     944 |   1,019 |   1,081 |   1,169 |   1,312 |   1,481 |   1,616
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      91 |     101 |     108 |     108 |     140 |     167 |     167 |     178
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     704 |     766 |     888 |   1,040 |   1,222 |   1,392 |   1,744 |   1,988
    HISPANIC ...........................|   1,061 |   1,086 |   1,050 |   1,182 |   1,264 |   1,481 |   1,598 |   1,504
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|  17,633 |  17,915 |  18,720 |  19,899 |  21,479 |  23,245 |  25,796 |  28,648
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     778 |     666 |     738 |     550 |     813 |     787 |   1,032 |   1,398
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   2,758 |   3,052 |   3,286 |   3,556 |   3,760 |   3,693 |   3,816 |   3,675
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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.
NOTE:     FOR 1991 AND EARLIER YEARS, PERMANENT RESIDENTS WERE INCLUDED
    UNDER "NON-U.S. CITIZENS".  BEGINNING IN 1992, PERMANENT RESIDENTS WERE
    INCLUDED WITH U.S. CITIZENS.
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING