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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 9: by Institutional Highest Degree Granted


 TABLE C-5.  PART-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
     FIELDS IN DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY SEX AND FIELD: 1975-94

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            |TOTAL, ALL|          |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |
    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 ......|   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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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|   67,175 |   36,758 |    2,769 |    1,960 |    3,052 |    3,048 |    1,407 |    4,830 |    4,148 |   15,544
 1978 1/....|   66,189 |   36,485 |    2,671 |    1,950 |    2,981 |    3,344 |    1,476 |    4,494 |    3,879 |   15,691
 1979 ......|   65,203 |   36,211 |    2,573 |    1,940 |    2,909 |    3,639 |    1,545 |    4,158 |    3,609 |   15,838
 1980 ......|   66,045 |   36,965 |    2,513 |    1,894 |    3,025 |    4,282 |    1,580 |    3,907 |    3,794 |   15,970
 1981 ......|   66,219 |   35,805 |    2,491 |    1,917 |    3,042 |    5,008 |    1,410 |    3,431 |    3,615 |   14,891
 1982 ......|   66,456 |   36,656 |    2,533 |    2,150 |    3,127 |    5,558 |    1,634 |    3,402 |    3,521 |   14,731
 1983 ......|   66,499 |   34,248 |    2,590 |    2,072 |    3,058 |    6,157 |    1,609 |    3,135 |    3,345 |   12,282
 1984 ......|   67,318 |   34,707 |    2,553 |    2,239 |    3,010 |    7,439 |    1,553 |    3,143 |    3,505 |   11,265
 1985 ......|   70,585 |   35,910 |    2,652 |    2,484 |    2,709 |    8,337 |    1,479 |    3,333 |    3,500 |   11,416
 1986 ......|   71,328 |   35,737 |    2,728 |    2,323 |    2,577 |    8,836 |    1,350 |    3,321 |    3,255 |   11,347
 1987 ......|   71,538 |   36,027 |    2,596 |    2,375 |    2,505 |    9,127 |    1,260 |    3,221 |    3,282 |   11,661
 1988 ......|   70,105 |   36,287 |    2,692 |    2,213 |    2,650 |    9,365 |    1,222 |    2,993 |    3,474 |   11,678
 1989 ......|   68,868 |   35,672 |    2,626 |    2,108 |    2,550 |    9,120 |    1,300 |    2,874 |    3,296 |   11,798
 1990 ......|   70,684 |   36,655 |    2,677 |    2,094 |    2,685 |    9,738 |    1,321 |    3,159 |    3,240 |   11,741
 1991 ......|   71,976 |   37,223 |    2,582 |    2,292 |    2,640 |    9,988 |    1,326 |    3,165 |    3,450 |   11,780
 1992 ......|   73,553 |   38,176 |    2,605 |    2,281 |    2,614 |   10,307 |    1,392 |    3,453 |    3,371 |   12,153
 1993 ......|   73,976 |   38,438 |    2,540 |    2,234 |    2,375 |   10,509 |    1,375 |    3,395 |    3,246 |   12,764
 1994 ......|   73,001 |   37,760 |    2,420 |    2,258 |    2,453 |    9,781 |    1,537 |    3,451 |    3,239 |   12,621
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|   26,037 |   16,756 |      609 |      328 |    1,318 |      641 |      259 |    2,942 |    3,462 |    7,197
 1978 1/....|   29,261 |   18,640 |      659 |      416 |    1,359 |      813 |      337 |    3,004 |    3,908 |    8,146
 1979 ......|   32,484 |   20,523 |      708 |      503 |    1,399 |      985 |      414 |    3,066 |    4,353 |    9,095
 1980 ......|   35,093 |   21,877 |      694 |      527 |    1,372 |    1,274 |      439 |    3,101 |    4,567 |    9,903
 1981 ......|   37,915 |   22,757 |      759 |      628 |    1,418 |    1,803 |      353 |    3,201 |    4,585 |   10,010
 1982 ......|   40,864 |   24,283 |      751 |      726 |    1,592 |    2,144 |      494 |    3,323 |    4,934 |   10,319
 1983 ......|   41,425 |   23,861 |      785 |      757 |    1,595 |    2,758 |      537 |    3,281 |    5,037 |    9,111
 1984 ......|   42,053 |   23,727 |      802 |      817 |    1,524 |    2,989 |      473 |    3,138 |    5,302 |    8,682
 1985 ......|   44,459 |   25,459 |      837 |      888 |    1,509 |    3,421 |      519 |    3,429 |    5,858 |    8,998
 1986 ......|   45,890 |   25,144 |      852 |      828 |    1,470 |    3,213 |      499 |    3,406 |    5,732 |    9,144
 1987 ......|   46,571 |   25,797 |      826 |      893 |    1,482 |    3,476 |      480 |    3,141 |    6,021 |    9,478
 1988 ......|   48,075 |   26,604 |      866 |      856 |    1,508 |    3,658 |      500 |    3,346 |    6,224 |    9,646
 1989 ......|   49,562 |   27,052 |      887 |      880 |    1,433 |    3,521 |      534 |    3,446 |    6,196 |   10,155
 1990 ......|   52,549 |   28,449 |      972 |      944 |    1,501 |    3,463 |      573 |    3,657 |    7,053 |   10,286
 1991 ......|   54,155 |   29,674 |      981 |      996 |    1,500 |    3,483 |      620 |    3,681 |    7,788 |   10,625
 1992 ......|   57,270 |   31,007 |      999 |    1,075 |    1,513 |    3,503 |      651 |    3,946 |    8,063 |   11,257
 1993 ......|   58,951 |   31,895 |    1,078 |    1,096 |    1,487 |    3,596 |      745 |    4,033 |    7,948 |   11,912
 1994 ......|   60,515 |   32,186 |    1,022 |    1,125 |    1,517 |    3,411 |      794 |    4,084 |    8,306 |   11,927
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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 ......|   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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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|   27,469 |      312 |    1,136 |    4,438 |    8,016 |    6,347 |    3,393 |      517 |    3,310 |    2,948
 1978 1/....|   26,840 |      312 |    1,112 |    4,361 |    7,819 |    6,140 |    3,243 |      496 |    3,358 |    2,865
 1979 ......|   26,210 |      312 |    1,087 |    4,284 |    7,621 |    5,933 |    3,092 |      475 |    3,406 |    2,782
 1980 ......|   25,891 |      386 |    1,148 |    4,079 |    8,089 |    4,792 |    3,310 |      536 |    3,551 |    3,189
 1981 ......|   27,046 |      380 |    1,106 |    4,152 |    8,398 |    4,772 |    3,398 |      530 |    4,310 |    3,368
 1982 ......|   26,610 |      377 |    1,178 |    3,682 |    8,796 |    4,427 |    3,480 |      496 |    4,174 |    3,190
 1983 ......|   29,277 |      406 |    1,315 |    4,019 |   10,073 |    4,565 |    3,740 |      567 |    4,592 |    2,974
 1984 ......|   29,608 |      423 |    1,297 |    4,049 |   10,566 |    4,468 |    4,195 |      618 |    3,992 |    3,003
 1985 ......|   31,538 |      490 |    1,272 |    4,082 |   11,255 |    5,436 |    4,279 |      633 |    4,091 |    3,137
 1986 ......|   32,233 |      582 |    1,096 |    3,870 |   11,103 |    5,850 |    4,659 |      625 |    4,448 |    3,358
 1987 ......|   32,002 |      569 |    1,080 |    3,650 |   11,537 |    5,985 |    4,810 |      710 |    3,661 |    3,509
 1988 ......|   30,523 |      611 |      926 |    3,609 |   11,610 |    5,216 |    4,459 |      642 |    3,450 |    3,295
 1989 ......|   30,010 |      656 |      888 |    3,671 |   11,487 |    4,576 |    4,469 |      654 |    3,609 |    3,186
 1990 ......|   30,714 |      809 |      966 |    3,902 |   11,279 |    4,509 |    4,594 |      741 |    3,914 |    3,315
 1991 ......|   31,149 |      722 |      992 |    4,258 |   11,424 |    4,905 |    4,724 |      768 |    3,356 |    3,604
 1992 ......|   31,562 |      645 |    1,075 |    4,889 |   11,337 |    5,183 |    4,911 |      854 |    2,668 |    3,815
 1993 ......|   31,363 |      612 |    1,069 |    4,908 |   11,005 |    5,482 |    4,783 |      784 |    2,720 |    4,175
 1994 ......|   30,878 |      611 |    1,209 |    5,051 |   10,507 |    5,483 |    4,717 |      774 |    2,526 |    4,363
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|    1,263 |        6 |       92 |      229 |      312 |      332 |      125 |       33 |      134 |    8,018
 1978 1/....|    1,668 |       10 |      129 |      277 |      387 |      474 |      158 |       47 |      188 |    8,953
 1979 ......|    2,073 |       13 |      166 |      324 |      462 |      615 |      191 |       61 |      241 |    9,888
 1980 ......|    2,206 |       20 |      193 |      377 |      411 |      613 |      194 |       67 |      331 |   11,010
 1981 ......|    2,714 |       16 |      215 |      397 |      521 |      758 |      258 |       98 |      451 |   12,444
 1982 ......|    3,086 |       37 |      204 |      461 |      668 |      766 |      267 |      107 |      576 |   13,495
 1983 ......|    3,774 |       42 |      221 |      515 |    1,011 |      851 |      302 |      120 |      712 |   13,790
 1984 ......|    3,798 |       45 |      221 |      533 |      961 |      916 |      364 |      110 |      648 |   14,528
 1985 ......|    4,275 |       36 |      232 |      586 |    1,127 |    1,056 |      404 |      151 |      683 |   14,725
 1986 ......|    4,810 |       51 |      238 |      586 |    1,299 |    1,263 |      463 |      140 |      770 |   15,936
 1987 ......|    4,986 |       56 |      264 |      559 |    1,392 |    1,406 |      481 |      150 |      678 |   15,788
 1988 ......|    4,947 |       58 |      267 |      610 |    1,442 |    1,290 |      486 |      167 |      627 |   16,524
 1989 ......|    4,856 |       59 |      220 |      674 |    1,451 |    1,122 |      463 |      160 |      707 |   17,654
 1990 ......|    5,139 |       88 |      228 |      741 |    1,448 |    1,102 |      508 |      185 |      839 |   18,961
 1991 ......|    5,119 |       73 |      250 |      869 |    1,407 |    1,163 |      495 |      229 |      633 |   19,362
 1992 ......|    5,582 |       85 |      278 |    1,093 |    1,518 |    1,313 |      528 |      244 |      523 |   20,681
 1993 ......|    5,541 |       66 |      319 |    1,085 |    1,543 |    1,278 |      519 |      206 |      525 |   21,515
 1994 ......|    5,711 |       76 |      378 |    1,230 |    1,510 |    1,268 |      549 |      213 |      487 |   22,618
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1/  DISTRIBUTION BY SEX DATA WERE NOT REQUESTED IN 1978; TOTALS REPRESENT
    ESTIMATES BASED ON 1977 AND 1979 DATA.
KEY:      NA = NOT AVAILABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING