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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 9: by Institutional Highest Degree Granted


 TABLE C-1.  GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH FIELDS IN
   DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY ENROLLMENT STATUS 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 |          |          |
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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 ......|  207,417 |  153,825 |   21,443 |    8,921 |   10,186 |    4,172 |    8,643 |   35,046 |   20,609 |   44,805
 1976 ......|  210,835 |  157,173 |   21,760 |    9,608 |   10,458 |    4,468 |    9,160 |   35,915 |   22,269 |   43,535
 1977 ......|  212,749 |  157,301 |   21,921 |    9,943 |    9,921 |    4,290 |    9,440 |   36,507 |   21,884 |   43,395
 1978 ......|  208,479 |  151,963 |   21,495 |    9,863 |    9,294 |    4,426 |    9,399 |   35,745 |   20,663 |   41,078
 1979 ......|  216,667 |  156,411 |   21,858 |   10,103 |    9,161 |    5,163 |    9,565 |   35,851 |   21,431 |   43,279
 1980 ......|  222,678 |  159,040 |   22,288 |   10,257 |    9,389 |    5,972 |    9,784 |   35,733 |   22,282 |   43,335
 1981 ......|  226,405 |  160,125 |   22,691 |   10,452 |    9,706 |    6,550 |    9,893 |   35,324 |   22,403 |   43,106
 1982 ......|  229,400 |  160,632 |   23,386 |   10,827 |   10,191 |    7,940 |    9,765 |   35,018 |   22,215 |   41,290
 1983 ......|  235,537 |  163,006 |   24,542 |   11,447 |   10,348 |    9,297 |    9,561 |   34,894 |   22,474 |   40,443
 1984 ......|  236,631 |  162,626 |   25,177 |   11,196 |   10,603 |   10,225 |    9,524 |   35,344 |   21,809 |   38,748
 1985 ......|  240,356 |  165,151 |   25,954 |   10,776 |   11,141 |   12,423 |    8,876 |   35,383 |   21,306 |   39,292
 1986 ......|  248,996 |  169,774 |   27,020 |   10,785 |   11,738 |   13,400 |    8,966 |   36,281 |   22,166 |   39,418
 1987 ......|  253,547 |  172,263 |   27,720 |    9,989 |   12,352 |   13,636 |    8,730 |   36,756 |   22,897 |   40,183
 1988 ......|  258,912 |  175,634 |   27,867 |    9,753 |   12,827 |   13,648 |    8,731 |   37,773 |   23,839 |   41,196
 1989 ......|  265,929 |  180,099 |   28,461 |    9,631 |   13,034 |   14,119 |    8,690 |   38,877 |   24,728 |   42,559
 1990 ......|  274,546 |  185,839 |   28,815 |    9,854 |   13,220 |   14,784 |    8,713 |   39,501 |   25,458 |   45,494
 1991 ......|  286,965 |  191,473 |   29,406 |    9,922 |   13,576 |   14,752 |    8,850 |   41,206 |   26,468 |   47,293
 1992 ......|  300,865 |  200,372 |   30,033 |   10,477 |   13,962 |   15,614 |    9,086 |   42,772 |   27,773 |   50,655
 1993 ......|  306,890 |  204,158 |   29,905 |   10,784 |   13,783 |   15,702 |    9,059 |   44,627 |   28,246 |   52,052
 1994 ......|  307,964 |  204,874 |   29,302 |   10,890 |   13,422 |   15,297 |    9,139 |   46,066 |   28,162 |   52,596
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 1975 ......|   87,729 |   52,620 |    3,522 |    1,919 |    4,664 |    3,282 |    1,563 |    6,805 |    8,109 |   22,756
 1976 ......|   87,966 |   52,559 |    3,489 |    2,026 |    4,738 |    3,184 |    1,581 |    6,950 |    7,500 |   23,091
 1977 ......|   93,212 |   53,514 |    3,378 |    2,288 |    4,370 |    3,689 |    1,666 |    7,772 |    7,610 |   22,741
 1978 ......|   90,102 |   51,426 |    3,219 |    2,203 |    3,859 |    3,903 |    1,826 |    7,119 |    7,096 |   22,201
 1979 ......|   97,687 |   56,734 |    3,281 |    2,443 |    4,308 |    4,624 |    1,959 |    7,224 |    7,962 |   24,933
 1980 ......|  101,138 |   58,842 |    3,207 |    2,421 |    4,397 |    5,556 |    2,019 |    7,008 |    8,361 |   25,873
 1981 ......|  104,134 |   58,562 |    3,250 |    2,545 |    4,460 |    6,811 |    1,763 |    6,632 |    8,200 |   24,901
 1982 ......|  107,320 |   60,939 |    3,284 |    2,876 |    4,719 |    7,702 |    2,128 |    6,725 |    8,455 |   25,050
 1983 ......|  107,924 |   58,109 |    3,375 |    2,829 |    4,653 |    8,915 |    2,146 |    6,416 |    8,382 |   21,393
 1984 ......|  109,371 |   58,434 |    3,355 |    3,056 |    4,534 |   10,428 |    2,026 |    6,281 |    8,807 |   19,947
 1985 ......|  115,044 |   61,369 |    3,489 |    3,372 |    4,218 |   11,758 |    1,998 |    6,762 |    9,358 |   20,414
 1986 ......|  117,218 |   60,881 |    3,580 |    3,151 |    4,047 |   12,049 |    1,849 |    6,727 |    8,987 |   20,491
 1987 ......|  118,109 |   61,824 |    3,422 |    3,268 |    3,987 |   12,603 |    1,740 |    6,362 |    9,303 |   21,139
 1988 ......|  118,180 |   62,891 |    3,558 |    3,069 |    4,158 |   13,023 |    1,722 |    6,339 |    9,698 |   21,324
 1989 ......|  118,430 |   62,724 |    3,513 |    2,988 |    3,983 |   12,641 |    1,834 |    6,320 |    9,492 |   21,953
 1990 ......|  123,233 |   65,104 |    3,649 |    3,038 |    4,186 |   13,201 |    1,894 |    6,816 |   10,293 |   22,027
 1991 ......|  126,131 |   66,897 |    3,563 |    3,288 |    4,140 |   13,471 |    1,946 |    6,846 |   11,238 |   22,405
 1992 ......|  130,823 |   69,183 |    3,604 |    3,356 |    4,127 |   13,810 |    2,043 |    7,399 |   11,434 |   23,410
 1993 ......|  132,927 |   70,333 |    3,618 |    3,330 |    3,862 |   14,105 |    2,120 |    7,428 |   11,194 |   24,676
 1994 ......|  133,516 |   69,946 |    3,442 |    3,383 |    3,970 |   13,192 |    2,331 |    7,535 |   11,545 |   24,548
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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 ......|   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 ......|   37,149 |    1,225 |    3,482 |    7,197 |    8,215 |    4,067 |    4,880 |    1,780 |    6,303 |   16,443
 1976 ......|   36,294 |    1,153 |    3,657 |    6,890 |    8,087 |    3,492 |    4,874 |    1,853 |    6,288 |   17,368
 1977 ......|   36,419 |    1,178 |    3,843 |    6,903 |    8,362 |    3,235 |    4,797 |    1,941 |    6,160 |   19,029
 1978 ......|   36,701 |    1,135 |    3,898 |    7,123 |    8,334 |    3,140 |    4,868 |    1,961 |    6,242 |   19,815
 1979 ......|   39,081 |    1,151 |    4,167 |    7,384 |    8,859 |    3,629 |    5,346 |    2,120 |    6,425 |   21,175
 1980 ......|   41,545 |    1,324 |    4,427 |    7,740 |    9,683 |    3,576 |    5,730 |    2,236 |    6,829 |   22,093
 1981 ......|   44,368 |    1,480 |    4,902 |    8,409 |   10,140 |    3,429 |    6,331 |    2,436 |    7,241 |   21,912
 1982 ......|   48,233 |    1,519 |    5,512 |    9,049 |   11,245 |    3,586 |    7,088 |    2,453 |    7,781 |   20,535
 1983 ......|   52,280 |    1,825 |    5,775 |    9,520 |   12,874 |    3,130 |    8,162 |    2,686 |    8,308 |   20,251
 1984 ......|   53,581 |    1,840 |    5,644 |    9,844 |   13,480 |    3,271 |    8,491 |    2,865 |    8,146 |   20,424
 1985 ......|   54,399 |    1,980 |    5,483 |    9,500 |   14,366 |    3,319 |    8,658 |    3,075 |    8,018 |   20,806
 1986 ......|   58,404 |    2,138 |    5,500 |    9,661 |   15,760 |    3,678 |    9,565 |    3,342 |    8,760 |   20,818
 1987 ......|   60,067 |    2,355 |    5,590 |    9,341 |   16,489 |    4,022 |   10,002 |    3,412 |    8,856 |   21,217
 1988 ......|   61,125 |    2,517 |    5,291 |    9,617 |   17,048 |    4,150 |   10,163 |    3,448 |    8,891 |   22,153
 1989 ......|   62,505 |    2,742 |    5,248 |    9,671 |   17,727 |    4,472 |   10,243 |    3,696 |    8,706 |   23,325
 1990 ......|   63,957 |    2,946 |    5,405 |    9,872 |   17,918 |    4,491 |   10,567 |    3,910 |    8,848 |   24,750
 1991 ......|   69,007 |    3,258 |    5,733 |   10,988 |   19,172 |    5,406 |   11,396 |    4,038 |    9,016 |   26,485
 1992 ......|   72,023 |    3,269 |    5,873 |   11,985 |   20,169 |    5,832 |   12,020 |    4,255 |    8,620 |   28,470
 1993 ......|   71,531 |    3,227 |    5,950 |   11,952 |   19,653 |    5,675 |   12,102 |    4,226 |    8,746 |   31,201
 1994 ......|   69,459 |    2,965 |    6,012 |   12,168 |   18,824 |    5,561 |   11,545 |    4,084 |    8,300 |   33,631
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 1975 ......|   28,529 |      411 |    1,434 |    4,831 |    7,741 |    7,105 |    3,393 |      533 |    3,081 |    6,580
 1976 ......|   27,584 |      296 |    1,413 |    4,524 |    7,455 |    6,746 |    3,143 |      480 |    3,527 |    7,823
 1977 ......|   28,732 |      318 |    1,228 |    4,667 |    8,328 |    6,679 |    3,518 |      550 |    3,444 |   10,966
 1978 ......|   27,060 |      315 |    1,286 |    4,442 |    8,045 |    5,827 |    3,254 |      526 |    3,365 |   11,616
 1979 ......|   28,283 |      325 |    1,253 |    4,608 |    8,083 |    6,548 |    3,283 |      536 |    3,647 |   12,670
 1980 ......|   28,097 |      406 |    1,341 |    4,456 |    8,500 |    5,405 |    3,504 |      603 |    3,882 |   14,199
 1981 ......|   29,760 |      396 |    1,321 |    4,549 |    8,919 |    5,530 |    3,656 |      628 |    4,761 |   15,812
 1982 ......|   29,696 |      414 |    1,382 |    4,143 |    9,464 |    5,193 |    3,747 |      603 |    4,750 |   16,685
 1983 ......|   33,051 |      448 |    1,536 |    4,534 |   11,084 |    5,416 |    4,042 |      687 |    5,304 |   16,764
 1984 ......|   33,406 |      468 |    1,518 |    4,582 |   11,527 |    5,384 |    4,559 |      728 |    4,640 |   17,531
 1985 ......|   35,813 |      526 |    1,504 |    4,668 |   12,382 |    6,492 |    4,683 |      784 |    4,774 |   17,862
 1986 ......|   37,043 |      633 |    1,334 |    4,456 |   12,402 |    7,113 |    5,122 |      765 |    5,218 |   19,294
 1987 ......|   36,988 |      625 |    1,344 |    4,209 |   12,929 |    7,391 |    5,291 |      860 |    4,339 |   19,297
 1988 ......|   35,470 |      669 |    1,193 |    4,219 |   13,052 |    6,506 |    4,945 |      809 |    4,077 |   19,819
 1989 ......|   34,866 |      715 |    1,108 |    4,345 |   12,938 |    5,698 |    4,932 |      814 |    4,316 |   20,840
 1990 ......|   35,853 |      897 |    1,194 |    4,643 |   12,727 |    5,611 |    5,102 |      926 |    4,753 |   22,276
 1991 ......|   36,268 |      795 |    1,242 |    5,127 |   12,831 |    6,068 |    5,219 |      997 |    3,989 |   22,966
 1992 ......|   37,144 |      730 |    1,353 |    5,982 |   12,855 |    6,496 |    5,439 |    1,098 |    3,191 |   24,496
 1993 ......|   36,904 |      678 |    1,388 |    5,993 |   12,548 |    6,760 |    5,302 |      990 |    3,245 |   25,690
 1994 ......|   36,589 |      687 |    1,587 |    6,281 |   12,017 |    6,751 |    5,266 |      987 |    3,013 |   26,981
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SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING