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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 10: by Type of Institutional Control


TABLE A-19.  GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH FIELDS, BY
 FIELD AND ENROLLMENT STATUS, IN ALL 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 .............| 355,301 | 235,707 | 119,594 | 151,325 |  96,262 |  55,063
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....| 302,228 | 206,952 |  95,276 | 130,924 |  86,010 |  44,914
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................| 221,667 | 154,838 |  66,829 |  97,620 |  66,477 |  31,143
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|  25,147 |  21,740 |   3,407 |   9,337 |   8,295 |   1,042
   ASTRONOMY .............................|     591 |     573 |      18 |     382 |     380 |       2
   CHEMISTRY .............................|  14,431 |  12,546 |   1,885 |   5,378 |   4,558 |     820
   PHYSICS ...............................|   9,641 |   8,390 |   1,251 |   3,544 |   3,357 |     187
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|     484 |     231 |     253 |      33 |       0 |      33
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|  13,242 |   9,245 |   3,997 |   2,853 |   2,262 |     591
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|   1,090 |     983 |     107 |      19 |      10 |       9
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|   6,327 |   4,653 |   1,674 |   1,414 |   1,293 |     121
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|   2,294 |   1,880 |     414 |     559 |     468 |      91
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|   3,531 |   1,729 |   1,802 |     861 |     491 |     370
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|  15,249 |  11,078 |   4,171 |   4,387 |   3,126 |   1,261
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|  20,727 |  11,501 |   9,226 |  13,246 |   5,190 |   8,056
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|  11,747 |   9,147 |   2,600 |     562 |     441 |     121
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|  42,538 |  34,683 |   7,855 |  15,661 |  13,266 |   2,395
   ANATOMY ...............................|     805 |     717 |      88 |     283 |     275 |       8
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|   3,852 |   3,582 |     270 |   1,716 |   1,581 |     135
   BIOLOGY ...............................|  10,801 |   7,382 |   3,419 |   3,523 |   2,698 |     825
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|   1,732 |   1,332 |     400 |     978 |     724 |     254
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|     414 |     397 |      17 |     379 |     372 |       7
   BOTANY ................................|   2,626 |   2,235 |     391 |     122 |     114 |       8
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|   2,293 |   2,139 |     154 |   1,558 |   1,524 |      34
   ECOLOGY ...............................|   1,387 |   1,096 |     291 |     179 |     107 |      72
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|   1,193 |     996 |     197 |      70 |      70 |       0
   GENETICS ..............................|   1,083 |   1,038 |      45 |     616 |     564 |      52
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|   3,613 |   3,329 |     284 |   1,517 |   1,364 |     153
   NUTRITION .............................|   3,731 |   2,648 |   1,083 |   1,016 |     573 |     443
   PATHOLOGY .............................|   1,088 |     914 |     174 |     628 |     483 |     145
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|   1,986 |   1,863 |     123 |     851 |     815 |      36
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|   1,521 |   1,397 |     124 |     857 |     824 |      33
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|   1,951 |   1,586 |     365 |     141 |     131 |      10
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|   2,462 |   2,032 |     430 |   1,227 |   1,047 |     180
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|  29,737 |  19,631 |  10,106 |  25,201 |  15,394 |   9,807
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  63,280 |  37,813 |  25,467 |  26,373 |  18,503 |   7,870
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|   2,174 |   1,821 |     353 |     115 |     115 |       0
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|   5,650 |   4,140 |   1,510 |   2,019 |   1,701 |     318
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|   8,670 |   6,428 |   2,242 |   4,504 |   3,607 |     897
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|   4,143 |   2,837 |   1,306 |     333 |     255 |      78
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|   2,447 |   1,762 |     685 |     878 |     795 |      83
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|  22,186 |  10,126 |  12,060 |  12,421 |   7,801 |   4,620
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|   7,209 |   4,885 |   2,324 |   2,242 |   1,824 |     418
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|     820 |     581 |     239 |     191 |     115 |      76
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|   9,981 |   5,233 |   4,748 |   3,670 |   2,290 |   1,380
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|  80,561 |  52,114 |  28,447 |  33,304 |  19,533 |  13,771
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|   2,916 |   2,295 |     621 |     798 |     703 |      95
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|   1,006 |     824 |     182 |      55 |      55 |       0
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|   1,612 |   1,326 |     286 |   1,109 |     945 |     164
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   5,749 |   4,430 |   1,319 |   1,989 |   1,660 |     329
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|  15,037 |   9,732 |   5,305 |   4,993 |   2,922 |   2,071
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|  22,056 |  13,541 |   8,515 |  11,659 |   6,006 |   5,653
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|   1,368 |     691 |     677 |     721 |     656 |      65
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|   9,381 |   4,520 |   4,861 |   4,043 |   1,276 |   2,767
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|  12,976 |   8,836 |   4,140 |   4,754 |   2,960 |   1,794
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|   3,667 |   2,979 |     688 |   1,524 |   1,129 |     395
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|   1,062 |     826 |     236 |     184 |     171 |      13
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|   3,731 |   2,114 |   1,617 |   1,475 |   1,050 |     425
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|  53,073 |  28,755 |  24,318 |  20,401 |  10,252 |  10,149
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|   1,799 |   1,389 |     410 |   1,364 |   1,016 |     348
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|     915 |     809 |     106 |     280 |     235 |      45
 NURSING .................................|  21,132 |   6,429 |  14,703 |   5,824 |   1,488 |   4,336
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|   2,335 |   1,919 |     416 |     566 |     269 |     297
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|   6,914 |   3,745 |   3,169 |   3,530 |   1,666 |   1,864
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|   9,326 |   7,291 |   2,035 |   2,050 |   1,266 |     784
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|     807 |     628 |     179 |      68 |      68 |       0
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   9,845 |   6,545 |   3,300 |   6,719 |   4,244 |   2,475
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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