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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 10: by Type of Institutional Control


 TABLE A-3.  GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH FIELDS IN
     ALL INSTITUTIONS, BY FIELD, INSTITUTIONAL CONTROL, SEX, AND LEVEL OF
                               DEPARTMENT: 1994

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                                          |         |                   |                   |
                                          |         |      CONTROL      |        SEX        |    LEVEL OF DEPARTMENT
                  FIELD                   |  TOTAL  |                   |                   |
                                                     ___________________ ___________________ ___________________________
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
                                          |         | PUBLIC  | PRIVATE |   MEN   |  WOMEN  |DOCTORATE 1/ |  MASTER'S
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
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                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............| 506,626 | 355,301 | 151,325 | 290,080 | 216,546 |   353,483   |   153,143
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....| 433,152 | 302,228 | 130,924 | 273,493 | 159,659 |   318,703   |   114,449
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................| 319,287 | 221,667 |  97,620 | 177,719 | 141,568 |   226,595   |    92,692
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|  34,484 |  25,147 |   9,337 |  25,327 |   9,157 |    30,890   |     3,594
   ASTRONOMY .............................|     973 |     591 |     382 |     750 |     223 |       944   |        29
   CHEMISTRY .............................|  19,809 |  14,431 |   5,378 |  12,970 |   6,839 |    17,778   |     2,031
   PHYSICS ...............................|  13,185 |   9,641 |   3,544 |  11,277 |   1,908 |    12,094   |     1,091
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|     517 |     484 |      33 |     330 |     187 |        74   |       443
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|  16,095 |  13,242 |   2,853 |  10,719 |   5,376 |    11,884   |     4,211
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|   1,109 |   1,090 |      19 |     867 |     242 |     1,041   |        68
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|   7,741 |   6,327 |   1,414 |   5,505 |   2,236 |     6,151   |     1,590
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|   2,853 |   2,294 |     559 |   1,746 |   1,107 |     2,484   |       369
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|   4,392 |   3,531 |     861 |   2,601 |   1,791 |     2,208   |     2,184
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|  19,636 |  15,249 |   4,387 |  13,081 |   6,555 |    14,510   |     5,126
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|  33,973 |  20,727 |  13,246 |  25,948 |   8,025 |    21,089   |    12,884
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|  12,309 |  11,747 |     562 |   7,997 |   4,312 |    10,138   |     2,171
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|  58,199 |  42,538 |  15,661 |  30,010 |  28,189 |    48,929   |     9,270
   ANATOMY ...............................|   1,088 |     805 |     283 |     557 |     531 |     1,062   |        26
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|   5,568 |   3,852 |   1,716 |   3,210 |   2,358 |     5,449   |       119
   BIOLOGY ...............................|  14,324 |  10,801 |   3,523 |   7,530 |   6,794 |     8,796   |     5,528
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|   2,710 |   1,732 |     978 |   1,124 |   1,586 |     2,484   |       226
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|     793 |     414 |     379 |     575 |     218 |       793   |         0
   BOTANY ................................|   2,748 |   2,626 |     122 |   1,584 |   1,164 |     2,628   |       120
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|   3,851 |   2,293 |   1,558 |   2,077 |   1,774 |     3,790   |        61
   ECOLOGY ...............................|   1,566 |   1,387 |     179 |     821 |     745 |     1,396   |       170
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|   1,263 |   1,193 |      70 |     846 |     417 |     1,198   |        65
   GENETICS ..............................|   1,699 |   1,083 |     616 |     785 |     914 |     1,589   |       110
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|   5,130 |   3,613 |   1,517 |   2,627 |   2,503 |     4,917   |       213
   NUTRITION .............................|   4,747 |   3,731 |   1,016 |   1,267 |   3,480 |     3,396   |     1,351
   PATHOLOGY .............................|   1,716 |   1,088 |     628 |     932 |     784 |     1,396   |       320
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|   2,837 |   1,986 |     851 |   1,488 |   1,349 |     2,819   |        18
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|   2,378 |   1,521 |     857 |   1,392 |     986 |     2,218   |       160
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|   2,092 |   1,951 |     141 |   1,216 |     876 |     2,042   |        50
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|   3,689 |   2,462 |   1,227 |   1,979 |   1,710 |     2,956   |       733
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|  54,938 |  29,737 |  25,201 |  16,565 |  38,373 |    32,140   |    22,798
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  89,653 |  63,280 |  26,373 |  48,072 |  41,581 |    57,015   |    32,638
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|   2,289 |   2,174 |     115 |   1,541 |     748 |     1,950   |       339
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|   7,669 |   5,650 |   2,019 |   3,075 |   4,594 |     6,309   |     1,360
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|  13,174 |   8,670 |   4,504 |   9,320 |   3,854 |    11,083   |     2,091
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|   4,476 |   4,143 |     333 |   2,890 |   1,586 |     2,649   |     1,827
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|   3,325 |   2,447 |     878 |   1,234 |   2,091 |     2,344   |       981
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|  34,607 |  22,186 |  12,421 |  18,895 |  15,712 |    18,833   |    15,774
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|   9,451 |   7,209 |   2,242 |   3,714 |   5,737 |     7,061   |     2,390
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|   1,011 |     820 |     191 |     402 |     609 |       468   |       543
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|  13,651 |   9,981 |   3,670 |   7,001 |   6,650 |     6,318   |     7,333
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................| 113,865 |  80,561 |  33,304 |  95,774 |  18,091 |    92,108   |    21,757
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|   3,714 |   2,916 |     798 |   3,356 |     358 |     3,329   |       385
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|   1,061 |   1,006 |      55 |     861 |     200 |       995   |        66
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|   2,721 |   1,612 |   1,109 |   2,033 |     688 |     2,587   |       134
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   7,738 |   5,749 |   1,989 |   6,156 |   1,582 |     7,308   |       430
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|  20,030 |  15,037 |   4,993 |  15,783 |   4,247 |    15,479   |     4,551
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|  33,715 |  22,056 |  11,659 |  29,545 |   4,170 |    27,772   |     5,943
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|   2,089 |   1,368 |     721 |   1,792 |     297 |     1,521   |       568
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|  13,424 |   9,381 |   4,043 |  10,742 |   2,682 |     8,526   |     4,898
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|  17,730 |  12,976 |   4,754 |  15,911 |   1,819 |    15,487   |     2,243
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|   5,191 |   3,667 |   1,524 |   4,122 |   1,069 |     4,828   |       363
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|   1,246 |   1,062 |     184 |   1,093 |     153 |     1,214   |        32
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|   5,206 |   3,731 |   1,475 |   4,380 |     826 |     3,062   |     2,144
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|  73,474 |  53,073 |  20,401 |  16,587 |  56,887 |    34,780   |    38,694
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|   3,163 |   1,799 |   1,364 |   1,473 |   1,690 |     1,399   |     1,764
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|   1,195 |     915 |     280 |     818 |     377 |       517   |       678
 NURSING .................................|  26,956 |  21,132 |   5,824 |   1,509 |  25,447 |    13,099   |    13,857
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|   2,901 |   2,335 |     566 |   1,591 |   1,310 |     2,761   |       140
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|  10,444 |   6,914 |   3,530 |   4,085 |   6,359 |     6,791   |     3,653
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|  11,376 |   9,326 |   2,050 |     927 |  10,449 |     3,995   |     7,381
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|     875 |     807 |      68 |     467 |     408 |       781   |        94
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|  16,564 |   9,845 |   6,719 |   5,717 |  10,847 |     5,437   |    11,127
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1/  INCLUDES ALL STUDENTS ENROLLED IN DOCTORATE-LEVEL DEPARTMENTS
KEY:      N.E.C.= NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING