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No. 8: by Racial/Ethnic Background


 TABLE B-95.  AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKAN NATIVE FULL-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 .............|     611 |     671 |     659 |     763 |     857 |   1,015 |   1,066 |   1,125
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|     520 |     570 |     551 |     655 |     717 |     848 |     899 |     947
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|     454 |     492 |     486 |     590 |     610 |     742 |     776 |     814
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|      36 |      43 |      39 |      56 |      56 |      63 |      73 |      59
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       1 |       0 |       0 |       2 |       2 |       4 |       3 |       3
   CHEMISTRY .............................|      22 |      27 |      22 |      40 |      41 |      33 |      51 |      41
   PHYSICS ...............................|      13 |      16 |      17 |      14 |      12 |      26 |      19 |      14
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       1
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|      14 |      21 |      20 |      25 |      18 |      23 |      29 |      39
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       3
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      12 |      18 |      15 |      18 |      13 |      17 |      19 |      24
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|       1 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       2 |       3 |       2 |       5
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|       1 |       3 |       5 |       6 |       3 |       3 |       7 |       7
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|      21 |      16 |      20 |      13 |      12 |      20 |      13 |      26
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|      15 |      12 |      16 |      18 |      18 |      25 |      26 |      11
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      16 |      21 |      19 |      17 |      27 |      31 |      31 |      27
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|      76 |      77 |      70 |     111 |      91 |     115 |     123 |     139
   ANATOMY ...............................|       2 |       2 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       2 |       2 |       1
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|      18 |       9 |       5 |       5 |      12 |      10 |      16 |      11
   BIOLOGY ...............................|      11 |      16 |      18 |      21 |      24 |      35 |      29 |      36
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|       9 |       6 |       3 |       4 |       2 |       8 |      12 |       6
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       0 |       1 |       1 |       2 |       2 |       1 |       0 |       1
   BOTANY ................................|       5 |       5 |      10 |       5 |       6 |       6 |       7 |      10
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|       1 |       2 |       5 |       4 |       5 |      13 |       6 |      12
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       1 |       1 |       3 |       5 |       6 |       6 |       5
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|       3 |       2 |       1 |       8 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       0
   GENETICS ..............................|       2 |       1 |       2 |       1 |       0 |       2 |       1 |       0
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|       5 |      11 |       4 |      19 |       6 |       7 |       9 |      19
   NUTRITION .............................|       3 |       3 |       5 |      10 |       7 |       5 |       9 |       4
   PATHOLOGY .............................|       1 |       1 |       1 |       3 |       2 |       0 |       2 |       4
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|       4 |       7 |       5 |      11 |      13 |      11 |      11 |       7
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|       1 |       4 |       4 |       5 |       2 |       1 |       1 |      10
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|       7 |       4 |       2 |       4 |       2 |       5 |       4 |       7
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|       4 |       2 |       2 |       5 |       1 |       2 |       7 |       6
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     112 |     119 |     128 |     150 |     180 |     211 |     215 |     233
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|     164 |     183 |     174 |     200 |     208 |     254 |     266 |     280
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|       3 |       2 |       3 |       0 |       3 |       9 |       3 |       3
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      29 |      34 |      39 |      53 |      50 |      58 |      64 |      64
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|       8 |      40 |      24 |      27 |       8 |      15 |      15 |      14
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|       3 |       6 |       8 |       9 |      16 |      20 |      20 |      12
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|       9 |       6 |       9 |       7 |       4 |       3 |       3 |       6
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|      50 |      40 |      38 |      43 |      55 |      70 |      83 |      88
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|      28 |      24 |      27 |      35 |      41 |      41 |      39 |      45
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|       1 |       0 |       1 |       4 |       0 |       0 |       3 |       4
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|      33 |      31 |      25 |      22 |      31 |      38 |      36 |      44
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|      66 |      78 |      65 |      65 |     107 |     106 |     123 |     133
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|       4 |       2 |       3 |       3 |       5 |       5 |       7 |       5
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       0 |       0
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|       2 |       4 |       2 |       2 |       2 |       3 |       1 |      14
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      26 |      22 |       5 |       1 |      22 |      11 |      12 |      15
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|       5 |      13 |      14 |      17 |      20 |      20 |      26 |      23
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|       5 |      16 |      19 |      18 |      26 |      26 |      27 |      24
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|       2 |       2 |       2 |       1 |       2 |       1 |       1 |       2
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|       4 |       4 |       8 |       7 |       9 |      14 |      14 |       8
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|      12 |       8 |       6 |       6 |       9 |      14 |      19 |      25
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|       2 |       2 |       2 |       2 |       1 |       4 |       3 |       3
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       2 |       2 |       1 |       2 |       2 |       1 |       2 |       3
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|       2 |       3 |       3 |       5 |       8 |       6 |      11 |      11
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      91 |     101 |     108 |     108 |     140 |     167 |     167 |     178
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|       3 |       5 |       5 |       7 |       6 |       6 |       6 |       5
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       3 |       1 |       3 |       1 |       1
 NURSING .................................|      14 |      22 |      22 |      28 |      44 |      46 |      46 |      55
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|       2 |       2 |       8 |       1 |       2 |       3 |       2 |       1
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|      22 |      34 |      34 |      24 |      33 |      40 |      34 |      36
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|      21 |      17 |      18 |      22 |      32 |      47 |      53 |      46
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       0 |       1 |       2 |       2 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       1
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      29 |      20 |      19 |      21 |      22 |      21 |      25 |      33
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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