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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 9: by Institutional Highest Degree Granted


 TABLE B-35.  GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH FIELDS,
  IN ALL INSTITUTIONS ACCORDING TO HIGHEST DEGREE GRANTED AND FIELD: 1975-94

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    YEAR    | SURVEYED |          |          |  EARTH,  |          |          |          |          |          |
            |  FIELDS  |SCIENCES, | PHYSICAL |  ATMOS-  |  MATHE-  | COMPUTER |  AGRI-   |BIOLOGICAL|          |  SOCIAL
            |          |  TOTAL   | SCIENCES |PHERIC, & | MATICAL  | SCIENCES | CULTURAL | SCIENCES |PSYCHOLOGY| SCIENCES
            |          |          |          |  OCEAN   | SCIENCES |          | SCIENCES |          |          |
            |          |          |          | SCIENCES |          |          |          |          |          |
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 1975 ......|  328,709 |  234,919 |   26,310 |   12,079 |   16,892 |    8,415 |   10,702 |   46,398 |   36,191 |   77,932
 1976 ......|  333,824 |  238,877 |   26,631 |   12,819 |   17,071 |    8,627 |   11,285 |   47,728 |   37,458 |   77,258
 1977 ......|  345,491 |  243,131 |   26,855 |   13,455 |   16,052 |    9,108 |   11,677 |   49,234 |   38,617 |   78,133
 1978 1/....|  340,013 |  236,704 |   26,270 |   13,274 |   14,822 |    9,845 |   11,869 |   47,904 |   37,507 |   75,214
 1979 ......|  357,688 |  247,458 |   26,695 |   13,737 |   15,046 |   11,690 |   12,240 |   48,199 |   39,766 |   80,085
 1980 ......|  367,161 |  251,410 |   26,934 |   14,051 |   15,334 |   13,578 |   12,452 |   47,596 |   40,610 |   80,855
 1981 ......|  375,228 |  252,577 |   27,357 |   14,266 |   15,902 |   16,437 |   12,355 |   46,639 |   40,666 |   78,955
 1982 ......|  382,405 |  255,321 |   28,186 |   15,020 |   17,178 |   19,812 |   12,583 |   45,970 |   40,073 |   76,499
 1983 ......|  390,559 |  256,005 |   29,453 |   15,453 |   17,380 |   23,333 |   12,429 |   45,644 |   40,905 |   71,408
 1984 2/....|  394,798 |  257,130 |   30,056 |   15,505 |   17,459 |   25,526 |   12,226 |   45,763 |   40,931 |   69,664
 1985 2/....|  404,167 |  262,223 |   30,981 |   15,420 |   17,572 |   29,769 |   11,561 |   46,112 |   40,721 |   70,087
 1986 2/....|  415,644 |  266,350 |   32,246 |   15,066 |   17,967 |   31,349 |   11,458 |   46,765 |   41,241 |   70,258
 1987 2/....|  421,585 |  269,477 |   32,727 |   14,371 |   18,524 |   32,051 |   11,118 |   46,747 |   42,612 |   71,327
 1988 ......|  424,730 |  272,573 |   32,962 |   13,905 |   19,096 |   32,227 |   11,135 |   47,565 |   43,963 |   71,720
 1989 ......|  434,718 |  278,859 |   33,616 |   13,668 |   19,284 |   32,482 |   11,190 |   48,852 |   45,528 |   74,239
 1990 ......|  452,388 |  289,717 |   34,075 |   14,024 |   19,794 |   34,257 |   11,316 |   49,989 |   48,198 |   78,064
 1991 ......|  471,474 |  299,344 |   34,738 |   14,532 |   19,970 |   34,610 |   11,506 |   51,778 |   51,382 |   80,828
 1992 ......|  493,761 |  312,762 |   35,349 |   15,413 |   20,367 |   36,142 |   11,827 |   54,186 |   53,641 |   85,837
 1993 ......|  504,975 |  319,574 |   35,318 |   15,875 |   20,009 |   36,114 |   11,953 |   56,526 |   54,719 |   89,060
 1994 ......|  506,626 |  319,287 |   34,484 |   16,095 |   19,636 |   33,973 |   12,309 |   58,199 |   54,938 |   89,653
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 1975 ......|  295,146 |  206,445 |   24,965 |   10,840 |   14,850 |    7,454 |   10,206 |   41,851 |   28,718 |   67,561
 1976 ......|  298,801 |  209,732 |   25,249 |   11,634 |   15,196 |    7,652 |   10,741 |   42,865 |   29,769 |   66,626
 1977 ......|  305,961 |  210,815 |   25,299 |   12,231 |   14,291 |    7,979 |   11,106 |   44,279 |   29,494 |   66,136
 1978 ......|  298,581 |  203,389 |   24,714 |   12,066 |   13,153 |    8,329 |   11,225 |   42,864 |   27,759 |   63,279
 1979 ......|  314,354 |  213,145 |   25,139 |   12,546 |   13,469 |    9,787 |   11,524 |   43,075 |   29,393 |   68,212
 1980 ......|  323,816 |  217,882 |   25,495 |   12,678 |   13,786 |   11,528 |   11,803 |   42,741 |   30,643 |   69,208
 1981 ......|  330,539 |  218,687 |   25,941 |   12,997 |   14,166 |   13,361 |   11,656 |   41,956 |   30,603 |   68,007
 1982 ......|  336,720 |  221,571 |   26,670 |   13,703 |   14,910 |   15,642 |   11,893 |   41,743 |   30,670 |   66,340
 1983 ......|  343,461 |  221,115 |   27,917 |   14,276 |   15,001 |   18,212 |   11,707 |   41,310 |   30,856 |   61,836
 1984 ......|  346,002 |  221,060 |   28,532 |   14,252 |   15,137 |   20,653 |   11,550 |   41,625 |   30,616 |   58,695
 1985 ......|  355,400 |  226,520 |   29,443 |   14,148 |   15,359 |   24,181 |   10,874 |   42,145 |   30,664 |   59,706
 1986 ......|  366,214 |  230,655 |   30,600 |   13,936 |   15,785 |   25,449 |   10,815 |   43,008 |   31,153 |   59,909
 1987 ......|  371,656 |  234,087 |   31,142 |   13,257 |   16,339 |   26,239 |   10,470 |   43,118 |   32,200 |   61,322
 1988 ......|  377,092 |  238,525 |   31,425 |   12,822 |   16,985 |   26,671 |   10,453 |   44,112 |   33,537 |   62,520
 1989 ......|  384,359 |  242,823 |   31,974 |   12,619 |   17,017 |   26,760 |   10,524 |   45,197 |   34,220 |   64,512
 1990 ......|  397,779 |  250,943 |   32,464 |   12,892 |   17,406 |   27,985 |   10,607 |   46,317 |   35,751 |   67,521
 1991 ......|  413,096 |  258,370 |   32,969 |   13,210 |   17,716 |   28,223 |   10,796 |   48,052 |   37,706 |   69,698
 1992 ......|  431,688 |  269,555 |   33,637 |   13,833 |   18,089 |   29,424 |   11,129 |   50,171 |   39,207 |   74,065
 1993 ......|  439,817 |  274,491 |   33,523 |   14,114 |   17,645 |   29,807 |   11,179 |   52,055 |   39,440 |   76,728
 1994 ......|  441,480 |  274,820 |   32,744 |   14,273 |   17,392 |   28,489 |   11,470 |   53,601 |   39,707 |   77,144
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 1975 ......|   33,563 |   28,474 |    1,345 |    1,239 |    2,042 |      961 |      496 |    4,547 |    7,473 |   10,371
 1976 ......|   35,023 |   29,145 |    1,382 |    1,185 |    1,875 |      975 |      544 |    4,863 |    7,689 |   10,632
 1977 ......|   39,530 |   32,316 |    1,556 |    1,224 |    1,761 |    1,129 |      571 |    4,955 |    9,123 |   11,997
 1978 1/....|   41,432 |   33,315 |    1,556 |    1,208 |    1,669 |    1,516 |      644 |    5,040 |    9,748 |   11,935
 1979 ......|   43,334 |   34,313 |    1,556 |    1,191 |    1,577 |    1,903 |      716 |    5,124 |   10,373 |   11,873
 1980 ......|   43,345 |   33,528 |    1,439 |    1,373 |    1,548 |    2,050 |      649 |    4,855 |    9,967 |   11,647
 1981 ......|   44,689 |   33,890 |    1,416 |    1,269 |    1,736 |    3,076 |      699 |    4,683 |   10,063 |   10,948
 1982 ......|   45,685 |   33,750 |    1,516 |    1,317 |    2,268 |    4,170 |      690 |    4,227 |    9,403 |   10,159
 1983 ......|   47,098 |   34,890 |    1,536 |    1,177 |    2,379 |    5,121 |      722 |    4,334 |   10,049 |    9,572
 1984 2/....|   48,796 |   36,070 |    1,524 |    1,253 |    2,322 |    4,873 |      676 |    4,138 |   10,315 |   10,969
 1985 2/....|   48,767 |   35,703 |    1,538 |    1,272 |    2,213 |    5,588 |      687 |    3,967 |   10,057 |   10,381
 1986 2/....|   49,430 |   35,695 |    1,646 |    1,130 |    2,182 |    5,900 |      643 |    3,757 |   10,088 |   10,349
 1987 2/....|   49,929 |   35,390 |    1,585 |    1,114 |    2,185 |    5,812 |      648 |    3,629 |   10,412 |   10,005
 1988 ......|   47,638 |   34,048 |    1,537 |    1,083 |    2,111 |    5,556 |      682 |    3,453 |   10,426 |    9,200
 1989 ......|   50,359 |   36,036 |    1,642 |    1,049 |    2,267 |    5,722 |      666 |    3,655 |   11,308 |    9,727
 1990 ......|   54,609 |   38,774 |    1,611 |    1,132 |    2,388 |    6,272 |      709 |    3,672 |   12,447 |   10,543
 1991 ......|   58,378 |   40,974 |    1,769 |    1,322 |    2,254 |    6,387 |      710 |    3,726 |   13,676 |   11,130
 1992 ......|   62,073 |   43,207 |    1,712 |    1,580 |    2,278 |    6,718 |      698 |    4,015 |   14,434 |   11,772
 1993 ......|   65,158 |   45,083 |    1,795 |    1,761 |    2,364 |    6,307 |      774 |    4,471 |   15,279 |   12,332
 1994 ......|   65,146 |   44,467 |    1,740 |    1,822 |    2,244 |    5,484 |      839 |    4,598 |   15,231 |   12,509
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    YEAR    |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |METALLUR- |          |  HEALTH
            |  ENGI-   |AEROSPACE | CHEMICAL |  CIVIL   |ELECTRICAL|INDUSTRIAL|MECHANICAL| GICAL &  |  OTHER   |  FIELDS
            | NEERING, |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |MATERIALS |  ENGI-   |
            |  TOTAL   | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  |  ENGI-   | NEERING  |
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 1975 ......|   68,271 |    1,670 |    5,034 |   12,560 |   16,320 |   11,663 |    8,601 |    2,352 |   10,071 |   25,519
 1976 ......|   66,657 |    1,477 |    5,205 |   11,995 |   15,926 |   10,687 |    8,313 |    2,375 |   10,679 |   28,290
 1977 ......|   68,685 |    1,518 |    5,201 |   12,335 |   17,406 |   10,438 |    8,722 |    2,559 |   10,506 |   33,675
 1978 1/....|   67,703 |    1,464 |    5,342 |   12,363 |   17,124 |    9,498 |    8,637 |    2,571 |   10,707 |   35,607
 1979 ......|   71,713 |    1,481 |    5,605 |   12,822 |   17,715 |   10,714 |    9,251 |    2,756 |   11,369 |   38,517
 1980 ......|   74,289 |    1,737 |    6,015 |   13,097 |   19,132 |    9,675 |    9,888 |    2,910 |   11,835 |   41,462
 1981 ......|   79,534 |    1,883 |    6,496 |   14,089 |   20,113 |    9,716 |   10,618 |    3,125 |   13,494 |   43,117
 1982 ......|   83,666 |    1,941 |    7,189 |   14,122 |   21,927 |    9,556 |   11,467 |    3,124 |   14,340 |   43,418
 1983 ......|   91,097 |    2,305 |    7,563 |   14,910 |   25,295 |    9,225 |   12,911 |    3,447 |   15,441 |   43,457
 1984 2/....|   92,696 |    2,340 |    7,373 |   15,192 |   26,388 |    9,266 |   13,855 |    3,657 |   14,625 |   44,972
 1985 2/....|   95,982 |    2,538 |    7,150 |   14,902 |   28,203 |   10,490 |   14,157 |    3,943 |   14,599 |   45,962
 1986 2/....|  101,856 |    2,804 |    7,012 |   14,976 |   29,969 |   11,511 |   15,713 |    4,208 |   15,663 |   47,438
 1987 2/....|  103,937 |    3,015 |    7,111 |   14,682 |   31,399 |   12,204 |   16,366 |    4,366 |   14,794 |   48,171
 1988 ......|  102,811 |    3,223 |    6,618 |   14,811 |   32,035 |   11,375 |   16,151 |    4,337 |   14,261 |   49,346
 1989 ......|  104,014 |    3,524 |    6,460 |   14,909 |   33,257 |   11,065 |   16,265 |    4,594 |   13,940 |   51,845
 1990 ......|  107,616 |    3,934 |    6,735 |   15,542 |   33,722 |   11,239 |   16,879 |    4,941 |   14,624 |   55,055
 1991 ......|  113,572 |    4,120 |    7,127 |   17,398 |   35,182 |   12,669 |   17,730 |    5,160 |   14,186 |   58,558
 1992 ......|  118,032 |    4,036 |    7,397 |   19,572 |   36,460 |   13,522 |   18,637 |    5,512 |   12,896 |   62,967
 1993 ......|  116,862 |    3,940 |    7,496 |   19,583 |   35,337 |   13,593 |   18,477 |    5,363 |   13,073 |   68,539
 1994 ......|  113,865 |    3,714 |    7,738 |   20,030 |   33,715 |   13,424 |   17,730 |    5,191 |   12,323 |   73,474
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 1975 ......|   65,678 |    1,636 |    4,916 |   12,028 |   15,956 |   11,172 |    8,273 |    2,313 |    9,384 |   23,023
 1976 ......|   63,878 |    1,449 |    5,070 |   11,414 |   15,542 |   10,238 |    8,017 |    2,333 |    9,815 |   25,191
 1977 ......|   65,151 |    1,496 |    5,071 |   11,570 |   16,690 |    9,914 |    8,315 |    2,491 |    9,604 |   29,995
 1978 ......|   63,761 |    1,450 |    5,184 |   11,565 |   16,379 |    8,967 |    8,122 |    2,487 |    9,607 |   31,431
 1979 ......|   67,364 |    1,476 |    5,420 |   11,992 |   16,942 |   10,177 |    8,629 |    2,656 |   10,072 |   33,845
 1980 ......|   69,642 |    1,730 |    5,768 |   12,196 |   18,183 |    8,981 |    9,234 |    2,839 |   10,711 |   36,292
 1981 ......|   74,128 |    1,876 |    6,223 |   12,958 |   19,059 |    8,959 |    9,987 |    3,064 |   12,002 |   37,724
 1982 ......|   77,929 |    1,933 |    6,894 |   13,192 |   20,709 |    8,779 |   10,835 |    3,056 |   12,531 |   37,220
 1983 ......|   85,331 |    2,273 |    7,311 |   14,054 |   23,958 |    8,546 |   12,204 |    3,373 |   13,612 |   37,015
 1984 ......|   86,987 |    2,308 |    7,162 |   14,426 |   25,007 |    8,655 |   13,050 |    3,593 |   12,786 |   37,955
 1985 ......|   90,212 |    2,506 |    6,987 |   14,168 |   26,748 |    9,811 |   13,341 |    3,859 |   12,792 |   38,668
 1986 ......|   95,447 |    2,771 |    6,834 |   14,117 |   28,162 |   10,791 |   14,687 |    4,107 |   13,978 |   40,112
 1987 ......|   97,055 |    2,980 |    6,934 |   13,550 |   29,418 |   11,413 |   15,293 |    4,272 |   13,195 |   40,514
 1988 ......|   96,595 |    3,186 |    6,484 |   13,836 |   30,100 |   10,656 |   15,108 |    4,257 |   12,968 |   41,972
 1989 ......|   97,371 |    3,457 |    6,356 |   14,016 |   30,665 |   10,170 |   15,175 |    4,510 |   13,022 |   44,165
 1990 ......|   99,810 |    3,843 |    6,599 |   14,515 |   30,645 |   10,102 |   15,669 |    4,836 |   13,601 |   47,026
 1991 ......|  105,275 |    4,053 |    6,975 |   16,115 |   32,003 |   11,474 |   16,615 |    5,035 |   13,005 |   49,451
 1992 ......|  109,167 |    3,999 |    7,226 |   17,967 |   33,024 |   12,328 |   17,459 |    5,353 |   11,811 |   52,966
 1993 ......|  108,435 |    3,905 |    7,338 |   17,945 |   32,201 |   12,435 |   17,404 |    5,216 |   11,991 |   56,891
 1994 ......|  106,048 |    3,652 |    7,599 |   18,449 |   30,841 |   12,312 |   16,811 |    5,071 |   11,313 |   60,612
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 1975 ......|    2,593 |       34 |      118 |      532 |      364 |      491 |      328 |       39 |      687 |    2,496
 1976 ......|    2,779 |       28 |      135 |      581 |      384 |      449 |      296 |       42 |      864 |    3,099
 1977 ......|    3,534 |       22 |      130 |      765 |      716 |      524 |      407 |       68 |      902 |    3,680
 1978 1/....|    3,942 |       14 |      158 |      798 |      745 |      531 |      515 |       84 |    1,100 |    4,176
 1979 ......|    4,349 |        5 |      185 |      830 |      773 |      537 |      622 |      100 |    1,297 |    4,672
 1980 ......|    4,647 |        7 |      247 |      901 |      949 |      694 |      654 |       71 |    1,124 |    5,170
 1981 ......|    5,406 |        7 |      273 |    1,131 |    1,054 |      757 |      631 |       61 |    1,492 |    5,393
 1982 ......|    5,737 |        8 |      295 |      930 |    1,218 |      777 |      632 |       68 |    1,809 |    6,198
 1983 ......|    5,766 |       32 |      252 |      856 |    1,337 |      679 |      707 |       74 |    1,829 |    6,442
 1984 2/....|    5,709 |       32 |      211 |      766 |    1,381 |      611 |      805 |       64 |    1,839 |    7,017
 1985 2/....|    5,770 |       32 |      163 |      734 |    1,455 |      679 |      816 |       84 |    1,807 |    7,294
 1986 2/....|    6,409 |       33 |      178 |      859 |    1,807 |      720 |    1,026 |      101 |    1,685 |    7,326
 1987 2/....|    6,882 |       35 |      177 |    1,132 |    1,981 |      791 |    1,073 |       94 |    1,599 |    7,657
 1988 ......|    6,216 |       37 |      134 |      975 |    1,935 |      719 |    1,043 |       80 |    1,293 |    7,374
 1989 ......|    6,643 |       67 |      104 |      893 |    2,592 |      895 |    1,090 |       84 |      918 |    7,680
 1990 ......|    7,806 |       91 |      136 |    1,027 |    3,077 |    1,137 |    1,210 |      105 |    1,023 |    8,029
 1991 ......|    8,297 |       67 |      152 |    1,283 |    3,179 |    1,195 |    1,115 |      125 |    1,181 |    9,107
 1992 ......|    8,865 |       37 |      171 |    1,605 |    3,436 |    1,194 |    1,178 |      159 |    1,085 |   10,001
 1993 ......|    8,427 |       35 |      158 |    1,638 |    3,136 |    1,158 |    1,073 |      147 |    1,082 |   11,648
 1994 ......|    7,817 |       62 |      139 |    1,581 |    2,874 |    1,112 |      919 |      120 |    1,010 |   12,862
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1/  MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS WERE NOT SURVEYED IN 1978; TOTALS
    REPRESENT ESTIMATES BASED ON 1977 AND 1979 DATA.  DETAILS FOR 1978 MAY
    NOT SUM TO TOTAL DUE TO ROUNDING.
2/  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.
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING