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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 9: by Institutional Highest Degree Granted


TABLE A-25.  GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH FIELDS, BY
 FIELD AND ENROLLMENT STATUS, IN DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS ACCORDING TO
                                CONTROL: 1994

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                                          |     PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS     |    PRIVATE INSTITUTIONS
                  FIELD                   |                             |
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                                          |  TOTAL  |FULL-TIME|PART-TIME|  TOTAL  |FULL-TIME|PART-TIME
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  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............| 307,646 | 217,055 |  90,591 | 133,834 |  90,909 |  42,925
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....| 263,477 | 192,192 |  71,285 | 117,391 |  82,141 |  35,250
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................| 187,373 | 141,521 |  45,852 |  87,447 |  63,353 |  24,094
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|  23,626 |  21,093 |   2,533 |   9,118 |   8,209 |     909
   ASTRONOMY .............................|     591 |     573 |      18 |     382 |     380 |       2
   CHEMISTRY .............................|  13,538 |  12,187 |   1,351 |   5,216 |   4,505 |     711
   PHYSICS ...............................|   9,231 |   8,169 |   1,062 |   3,503 |   3,324 |     179
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|     266 |     164 |     102 |      17 |       0 |      17
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|  11,556 |   8,658 |   2,898 |   2,717 |   2,232 |     485
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|   1,071 |     971 |     100 |      19 |      10 |       9
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|   5,846 |   4,471 |   1,375 |   1,414 |   1,293 |     121
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|   2,119 |   1,810 |     309 |     559 |     468 |      91
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|   2,520 |   1,406 |   1,114 |     725 |     461 |     264
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|  13,173 |  10,318 |   2,855 |   4,219 |   3,104 |   1,115
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|  17,032 |  10,424 |   6,608 |  11,457 |   4,873 |   6,584
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|  11,032 |   8,722 |   2,310 |     438 |     417 |      21
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|  38,762 |  33,029 |   5,733 |  14,839 |  13,037 |   1,802
   ANATOMY ...............................|     805 |     717 |      88 |     283 |     275 |       8
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|   3,809 |   3,571 |     238 |   1,692 |   1,570 |     122
   BIOLOGY ...............................|   7,724 |   5,992 |   1,732 |   3,374 |   2,624 |     750
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|   1,732 |   1,332 |     400 |     978 |     724 |     254
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|     414 |     397 |      17 |     379 |     372 |       7
   BOTANY ................................|   2,621 |   2,233 |     388 |     120 |     112 |       8
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|   2,278 |   2,135 |     143 |   1,558 |   1,524 |      34
   ECOLOGY ...............................|   1,314 |   1,082 |     232 |     106 |     105 |       1
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|   1,193 |     996 |     197 |      70 |      70 |       0
   GENETICS ..............................|   1,083 |   1,038 |      45 |     566 |     515 |      51
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|   3,607 |   3,326 |     281 |   1,496 |   1,360 |     136
   NUTRITION .............................|   3,408 |   2,540 |     868 |     744 |     529 |     215
   PATHOLOGY .............................|   1,055 |     913 |     142 |     557 |     454 |     103
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|   1,986 |   1,863 |     123 |     851 |     815 |      36
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|   1,521 |   1,397 |     124 |     857 |     824 |      33
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|   1,951 |   1,586 |     365 |     134 |     126 |       8
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|   2,261 |   1,911 |     350 |   1,074 |   1,038 |      36
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|  19,946 |  14,870 |   5,076 |  19,761 |  13,292 |   6,469
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  52,246 |  34,407 |  17,839 |  24,898 |  18,189 |   6,709
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|   2,107 |   1,777 |     330 |     115 |     115 |       0
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|   5,399 |   4,021 |   1,378 |   2,019 |   1,701 |     318
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|   7,989 |   6,162 |   1,827 |   4,388 |   3,550 |     838
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|   3,407 |   2,514 |     893 |     333 |     255 |      78
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|   2,105 |   1,664 |     441 |     878 |     795 |      83
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|  16,764 |   8,725 |   8,039 |  11,442 |   7,600 |   3,842
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|   6,067 |   4,459 |   1,608 |   2,180 |   1,804 |     376
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|     718 |     537 |     181 |     183 |     110 |      73
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|   7,690 |   4,548 |   3,142 |   3,360 |   2,259 |   1,101
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|  76,104 |  50,671 |  25,433 |  29,944 |  18,788 |  11,156
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|   2,871 |   2,279 |     592 |     781 |     686 |      95
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|   1,006 |     824 |     182 |      55 |      55 |       0
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|   1,572 |   1,301 |     271 |   1,073 |     924 |     149
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   5,647 |   4,381 |   1,266 |   1,952 |   1,631 |     321
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|  13,772 |   9,327 |   4,445 |   4,677 |   2,841 |   1,836
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|  20,623 |  13,097 |   7,526 |  10,218 |   5,727 |   4,491
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|   1,359 |     687 |     672 |     710 |     656 |      54
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|   8,971 |   4,379 |   4,592 |   3,341 |   1,182 |   2,159
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|  12,460 |   8,680 |   3,780 |   4,351 |   2,865 |   1,486
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|   3,596 |   2,955 |     641 |   1,475 |   1,129 |     346
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|   1,062 |     826 |     236 |     184 |     171 |      13
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|   3,165 |   1,935 |   1,230 |   1,127 |     921 |     206
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|  44,169 |  24,863 |  19,306 |  16,443 |   8,768 |   7,675
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|   1,629 |   1,312 |     317 |     976 |     842 |     134
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|     915 |     809 |     106 |     280 |     235 |      45
 NURSING .................................|  17,769 |   5,721 |  12,048 |   4,572 |   1,037 |   3,535
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|   2,335 |   1,919 |     416 |     555 |     269 |     286
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|   6,381 |   3,639 |   2,742 |   3,508 |   1,666 |   1,842
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|   6,510 |   5,370 |   1,140 |   1,648 |     994 |     654
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|     807 |     628 |     179 |      51 |      51 |       0
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   7,823 |   5,465 |   2,358 |   4,853 |   3,674 |   1,179
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KEY:      N.E.C.= NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING