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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 8: by Racial/Ethnic Background


 TABLE D-17.  GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH FIELDS IN
       MASTER'S-GRANTING 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 .............|  49,929 |  47,638 |  50,359 |  54,609 |  58,378 |  62,073 |  65,158 |  65,146
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|  45,053 |  43,039 |  45,258 |  48,817 |  52,434 |  56,287 |  59,847 |  60,240
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|   2,805 |   2,828 |   3,051 |   3,466 |   3,750 |   4,159 |   4,879 |   5,046
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|     175 |     176 |     132 |     167 |     218 |     253 |     272 |     235
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|   2,219 |   2,131 |   2,339 |   2,542 |   2,990 |   3,840 |   3,945 |   3,996
    HISPANIC ...........................|   1,437 |   1,476 |   1,455 |   1,694 |   1,954 |   2,275 |   2,574 |   2,575
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|  33,998 |  32,616 |  33,989 |  37,191 |  39,070 |  41,277 |  43,814 |  44,614
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|   4,419 |   3,812 |   4,292 |   3,757 |   4,452 |   4,483 |   4,363 |   3,774
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   4,876 |   4,599 |   5,101 |   5,792 |   5,944 |   5,786 |   5,311 |   4,906
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING .........|  42,272 |  40,264 |  42,679 |  46,580 |  49,271 |  52,072 |  53,510 |  52,284
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|  37,570 |  35,855 |  37,757 |  40,974 |  43,517 |  46,463 |  48,384 |  47,586
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|   2,429 |   2,491 |   2,688 |   3,043 |   3,269 |   3,614 |   4,285 |   4,397
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|     149 |     159 |     106 |     135 |     189 |     215 |     221 |     189
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|   2,075 |   1,974 |   2,153 |   2,396 |   2,767 |   3,580 |   3,550 |   3,517
    HISPANIC ...........................|   1,235 |   1,269 |   1,225 |   1,461 |   1,689 |   1,978 |   2,211 |   2,154
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|  27,952 |  26,856 |  27,845 |  30,606 |  31,722 |  33,163 |  34,466 |  34,321
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|   3,730 |   3,106 |   3,740 |   3,333 |   3,881 |   3,913 |   3,651 |   3,008
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   4,702 |   4,409 |   4,922 |   5,606 |   5,754 |   5,609 |   5,126 |   4,698
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
SCIENCES, TOTAL ........................|  35,390 |  34,048 |  36,036 |  38,774 |  40,974 |  43,207 |  45,083 |  44,467
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  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|  32,069 |  30,980 |  32,812 |  34,856 |  36,924 |  39,339 |  41,510 |  41,089
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|   2,234 |   2,265 |   2,490 |   2,767 |   2,958 |   3,251 |   3,924 |   4,015
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|     133 |     143 |      96 |     125 |     167 |     191 |     192 |     175
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|   1,343 |   1,374 |   1,530 |   1,544 |   1,787 |   2,235 |   2,360 |   2,320
    HISPANIC ...........................|   1,065 |   1,102 |   1,074 |   1,267 |   1,451 |   1,661 |   1,928 |   1,879
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|  24,215 |  23,419 |  24,323 |  26,395 |  27,450 |  28,792 |  30,091 |  30,169
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|   3,079 |   2,677 |   3,299 |   2,758 |   3,111 |   3,209 |   3,015 |   2,531
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   3,321 |   3,068 |   3,224 |   3,918 |   4,050 |   3,868 |   3,573 |   3,378
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|   1,585 |   1,537 |   1,642 |   1,611 |   1,769 |   1,712 |   1,795 |   1,740
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   1,269 |   1,211 |   1,241 |   1,152 |   1,305 |   1,290 |   1,390 |   1,391
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     104 |      88 |     101 |     109 |     118 |     113 |     142 |     122
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       4 |       8 |       1 |       1 |       2 |       2 |       6 |       1
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     109 |     102 |     117 |      92 |     135 |     158 |     189 |     167
    HISPANIC ...........................|      48 |      50 |      57 |      57 |      58 |      55 |      73 |      49
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|     883 |     817 |     845 |     807 |     909 |     840 |     844 |     951
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     121 |     146 |     120 |      86 |      83 |     122 |     136 |     101
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|     316 |     326 |     401 |     459 |     464 |     422 |     405 |     349
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|   1,114 |   1,083 |   1,049 |   1,132 |   1,322 |   1,580 |   1,761 |   1,822
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   1,056 |   1,020 |   1,004 |   1,052 |   1,243 |   1,495 |   1,686 |   1,727
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|       8 |      10 |      14 |      21 |      35 |      45 |      48 |      24
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       2 |       4 |       1 |       0 |       2 |       4 |       5 |       7
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|      23 |      31 |      28 |      33 |      45 |      48 |      48 |      54
    HISPANIC ...........................|      17 |      14 |      14 |      25 |      25 |      53 |      61 |      57
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|     838 |     846 |     899 |     939 |   1,084 |   1,288 |   1,440 |   1,511
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     168 |     115 |      48 |      34 |      52 |      57 |      84 |      74
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|      58 |      63 |      45 |      80 |      79 |      85 |      75 |      95
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|   2,185 |   2,111 |   2,267 |   2,388 |   2,254 |   2,278 |   2,364 |   2,244
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   1,842 |   1,815 |   1,961 |   2,054 |   1,874 |   1,870 |   2,010 |   1,959
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     124 |     116 |     138 |     135 |     128 |     128 |     208 |     165
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       8 |       7 |       7 |       5 |       3 |       0 |       3 |       3
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     117 |     142 |     151 |     176 |     163 |     193 |     208 |     222
    HISPANIC ...........................|      30 |      36 |      32 |      46 |      53 |      61 |      92 |      84
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   1,294 |   1,293 |   1,402 |   1,452 |   1,249 |   1,278 |   1,359 |   1,310
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     269 |     221 |     231 |     240 |     278 |     210 |     140 |     175
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|     343 |     296 |     306 |     334 |     380 |     408 |     354 |     285
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|   5,812 |   5,556 |   5,722 |   6,272 |   6,387 |   6,718 |   6,307 |   5,484
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   4,647 |   4,431 |   4,452 |   4,545 |   4,581 |   5,008 |   4,759 |   4,162
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     128 |     150 |     129 |     210 |     243 |     239 |     214 |     273
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      12 |       9 |       8 |      12 |       8 |      26 |      25 |      10
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     678 |     684 |     701 |     663 |     705 |     832 |     795 |     753
    HISPANIC ...........................|     123 |     130 |     104 |     106 |     120 |     184 |     158 |     146
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   2,996 |   2,893 |   2,591 |   2,961 |   2,792 |   3,042 |   3,062 |   2,668
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     710 |     565 |     919 |     593 |     713 |     685 |     505 |     312
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   1,165 |   1,125 |   1,270 |   1,727 |   1,806 |   1,710 |   1,548 |   1,322
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|     648 |     682 |     666 |     709 |     710 |     698 |     774 |     839
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|     566 |     599 |     561 |     582 |     581 |     615 |     716 |     780
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|      14 |      14 |      14 |      27 |      29 |      56 |      89 |      91
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       7 |       9 |       2 |       2 |       8 |       3 |       3 |       4
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|       9 |      15 |      16 |      23 |      20 |      16 |      18 |      22
    HISPANIC ...........................|      22 |      42 |      31 |      36 |      41 |      40 |      53 |      39
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|     454 |     461 |     462 |     474 |     472 |     482 |     515 |     503
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|      60 |      58 |      36 |      20 |      11 |      18 |      38 |     121
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|      82 |      83 |     105 |     127 |     129 |      83 |      58 |      59
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   3,629 |   3,453 |   3,655 |   3,672 |   3,726 |   4,015 |   4,471 |   4,598
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   3,391 |   3,212 |   3,383 |   3,370 |   3,461 |   3,724 |   4,203 |   4,362
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     218 |     209 |     207 |     204 |     221 |     235 |     307 |     258
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       9 |       9 |       8 |      10 |      25 |      18 |      20 |      24
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     103 |      96 |     136 |     121 |     171 |     227 |     284 |     308
    HISPANIC ...........................|     112 |     123 |     119 |     130 |     154 |     168 |     206 |     213
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   2,753 |   2,586 |   2,663 |   2,738 |   2,696 |   2,824 |   3,089 |   3,266
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     196 |     189 |     250 |     167 |     194 |     252 |     297 |     293
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|     238 |     241 |     272 |     302 |     265 |     291 |     268 |     236
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PSYCHOLOGY .............................|  10,412 |  10,426 |  11,308 |  12,447 |  13,676 |  14,434 |  15,279 |  15,231
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|  10,211 |  10,246 |  11,154 |  12,284 |  13,488 |  14,265 |  15,100 |  14,894
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     528 |     557 |     686 |     781 |     873 |     942 |   1,276 |   1,410
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      41 |      46 |      33 |      43 |      60 |      70 |      71 |      77
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     112 |     108 |     135 |     166 |     214 |     271 |     305 |     308
    HISPANIC ...........................|     281 |     269 |     326 |     427 |     453 |     506 |     597 |     628
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   8,562 |   8,619 |   9,242 |  10,161 |  10,928 |  11,507 |  11,899 |  11,812
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     687 |     647 |     732 |     706 |     960 |     969 |     952 |     659
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|     201 |     180 |     154 |     163 |     188 |     169 |     179 |     337
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  10,005 |   9,200 |   9,727 |  10,543 |  11,130 |  11,772 |  12,332 |  12,509
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   9,087 |   8,446 |   9,056 |   9,817 |  10,391 |  11,072 |  11,646 |  11,814
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|   1,110 |   1,121 |   1,201 |   1,280 |   1,311 |   1,493 |   1,640 |   1,672
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      50 |      51 |      36 |      52 |      59 |      68 |      59 |      49
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     192 |     196 |     246 |     270 |     334 |     490 |     513 |     486
    HISPANIC ...........................|     432 |     438 |     391 |     440 |     547 |     594 |     688 |     663
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   6,435 |   5,904 |   6,219 |   6,863 |   7,320 |   7,531 |   7,883 |   8,148
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     868 |     736 |     963 |     912 |     820 |     896 |     863 |     796
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|     918 |     754 |     671 |     726 |     739 |     700 |     686 |     695
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
ENGINEERING, TOTAL .....................|   6,882 |   6,216 |   6,643 |   7,806 |   8,297 |   8,865 |   8,427 |   7,817
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   5,501 |   4,875 |   4,945 |   6,118 |   6,593 |   7,124 |   6,874 |   6,497
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     195 |     226 |     198 |     276 |     311 |     363 |     361 |     382
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      16 |      16 |      10 |      10 |      22 |      24 |      29 |      14
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     732 |     600 |     623 |     852 |     980 |   1,345 |   1,190 |   1,197
    HISPANIC ...........................|     170 |     167 |     151 |     194 |     238 |     317 |     283 |     275
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   3,737 |   3,437 |   3,522 |   4,211 |   4,272 |   4,371 |   4,375 |   4,152
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     651 |     429 |     441 |     575 |     770 |     704 |     636 |     477
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|   1,381 |   1,341 |   1,698 |   1,688 |   1,704 |   1,741 |   1,553 |   1,320
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|     177 |     134 |     104 |     136 |     152 |     171 |     158 |     139
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|     127 |      93 |      70 |      91 |      93 |      94 |     115 |     105
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|       2 |       1 |       4 |       4 |       8 |       8 |       6 |       2
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|       9 |       5 |       6 |       8 |      12 |      15 |      22 |      19
    HISPANIC ...........................|       7 |       3 |       6 |       5 |       6 |      13 |      13 |       6
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|     106 |      83 |      51 |      69 |      62 |      51 |      45 |      51
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|       3 |       1 |       3 |       5 |       5 |       7 |      29 |      27
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|      50 |      41 |      34 |      45 |      59 |      77 |      43 |      34
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|   1,132 |     975 |     893 |   1,027 |   1,283 |   1,605 |   1,638 |   1,581
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|     850 |     730 |     698 |     820 |   1,029 |   1,272 |   1,307 |   1,326
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|      40 |      44 |      38 |      49 |      54 |      53 |      62 |      59
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       2 |       6 |       3 |       4 |       1 |       7 |       5 |       3
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|      64 |      60 |      77 |     107 |     135 |     194 |     177 |     228
    HISPANIC ...........................|      46 |      39 |      39 |      38 |      41 |      58 |      65 |      71
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|     430 |     464 |     447 |     537 |     647 |     828 |     840 |     890
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     268 |     117 |      94 |      85 |     151 |     132 |     158 |      75
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|     282 |     245 |     195 |     207 |     254 |     333 |     331 |     255
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|   1,981 |   1,935 |   2,592 |   3,077 |   3,179 |   3,436 |   3,136 |   2,874
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   1,441 |   1,397 |   1,783 |   2,350 |   2,477 |   2,775 |   2,544 |   2,357
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|      57 |      83 |      82 |     113 |     119 |     146 |     149 |     149
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       6 |       5 |       2 |       3 |       4 |       3 |       5 |       5
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     307 |     258 |     285 |     440 |     473 |     715 |     628 |     565
    HISPANIC ...........................|      50 |      60 |      55 |      78 |      83 |     111 |     105 |      97
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|     854 |     866 |   1,200 |   1,480 |   1,517 |   1,557 |   1,431 |   1,382
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     167 |     125 |     159 |     236 |     281 |     243 |     226 |     159
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|     540 |     538 |     809 |     727 |     702 |     661 |     592 |     517
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING .................|     791 |     719 |     895 |   1,137 |   1,195 |   1,194 |   1,158 |   1,112
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|     710 |     626 |     749 |     987 |   1,006 |   1,022 |   1,016 |     971
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|      19 |      22 |      27 |      42 |      57 |      59 |      60 |      67
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       2 |       1 |       1 |       1 |      12 |      10 |      12 |       1
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|      25 |      27 |      43 |      55 |      65 |     101 |      70 |      85
    HISPANIC ...........................|       6 |       6 |       6 |      14 |      15 |      27 |      29 |      25
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|     621 |     563 |     641 |     832 |     807 |     754 |     800 |     750
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|      37 |       7 |      31 |      43 |      50 |      71 |      45 |      43
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|      81 |      93 |     146 |     150 |     189 |     172 |     142 |     141
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|   1,073 |   1,043 |   1,090 |   1,210 |   1,115 |   1,178 |   1,073 |     919
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|     869 |     832 |     784 |     856 |     799 |     832 |     781 |     715
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|      35 |      38 |      28 |      38 |      37 |      44 |      46 |      55
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       4 |       2 |       3 |       1 |       1 |       0 |       2 |       1
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     112 |      78 |      80 |     106 |     127 |     125 |     101 |      99
    HISPANIC ...........................|      30 |      32 |      26 |      29 |      47 |      62 |      43 |      42
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|     608 |     593 |     562 |     554 |     487 |     501 |     519 |     462
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|      80 |      89 |      85 |     128 |     100 |     100 |      70 |      56
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|     204 |     211 |     306 |     354 |     316 |     346 |     292 |     204
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
OTHER ENGINEERING ......................|   1,728 |   1,410 |   1,069 |   1,219 |   1,373 |   1,281 |   1,264 |   1,192
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   1,504 |   1,197 |     861 |   1,014 |   1,189 |   1,129 |   1,111 |   1,023
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|      42 |      38 |      19 |      30 |      36 |      53 |      38 |      50
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|       2 |       2 |       1 |       1 |       4 |       4 |       5 |       4
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     215 |     172 |     132 |     136 |     168 |     195 |     192 |     201
    HISPANIC ...........................|      31 |      27 |      19 |      30 |      46 |      46 |      28 |      34
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   1,118 |     868 |     621 |     739 |     752 |     680 |     740 |     617
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|      96 |      90 |      69 |      78 |     183 |     151 |     108 |     117
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|     224 |     213 |     208 |     205 |     184 |     152 |     153 |     169
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS ...................|   7,657 |   7,374 |   7,680 |   8,029 |   9,107 |  10,001 |  11,648 |  12,862
                                        |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL U.S. CITIZENS ..................|   7,483 |   7,184 |   7,501 |   7,843 |   8,917 |   9,824 |  11,463 |  12,654
    BLACK, NON-HISPANIC ................|     376 |     337 |     363 |     423 |     481 |     545 |     594 |     649
    AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE .....|      26 |      17 |      26 |      32 |      29 |      38 |      51 |      46
    ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER .............|     144 |     157 |     186 |     146 |     223 |     260 |     395 |     479
    HISPANIC ...........................|     202 |     207 |     230 |     233 |     265 |     297 |     363 |     421
    WHITE, NON-HISPANIC ................|   6,046 |   5,760 |   6,144 |   6,585 |   7,348 |   8,114 |   9,348 |  10,293
    OTHER OR UNKNOWN ...................|     689 |     706 |     552 |     424 |     571 |     570 |     712 |     766
  NON-U.S. CITIZENS ....................|     174 |     190 |     179 |     186 |     190 |     177 |     185 |     208
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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