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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 14: Historically Black Colleges and Universities


TABLE A-12.  GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH FIELDS, BY
 FIELD AND ENROLLMENT STATUS, IN HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES
                  ACCORDING TO HIGHEST DEGREE GRANTED: 1994

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                                          |     IN ALL INSTITUTIONS     |     DOCTORATE-GRANTING      |      MASTER'S-GRANTING
                  FIELD                   |                             |                             |
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                                          |  TOTAL  |FULL-TIME|PART-TIME|  TOTAL  |FULL-TIME|PART-TIME|  TOTAL  |FULL-TIME|PART-TIME
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                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............|   4,887 |   3,283 |   1,604 |   3,102 |   2,217 |     885 |   1,785 |   1,066 |     719
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   4,486 |   2,976 |   1,510 |   2,728 |   1,935 |     793 |   1,758 |   1,041 |     717
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   3,901 |   2,488 |   1,413 |   2,488 |   1,751 |     737 |   1,413 |     737 |     676
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     437 |     347 |      90 |     311 |     259 |      52 |     126 |      88 |      38
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     270 |     208 |      62 |     176 |     143 |      33 |      94 |      65 |      29
   PHYSICS ...............................|     153 |     130 |      23 |     127 |     112 |      15 |      26 |      18 |       8
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      14 |       9 |       5 |       8 |       4 |       4 |       6 |       5 |       1
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|      75 |      41 |      34 |      73 |      40 |      33 |       2 |       1 |       1
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|       2 |       1 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       2 |       1 |       1
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      36 |      21 |      15 |      36 |      21 |      15 |       0 |       0 |       0
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      37 |      19 |      18 |      37 |      19 |      18 |       0 |       0 |       0
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     233 |     140 |      93 |     103 |      85 |      18 |     130 |      55 |      75
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|     450 |     278 |     172 |     319 |     194 |     125 |     131 |      84 |      47
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|     179 |     105 |      74 |      81 |      57 |      24 |      98 |      48 |      50
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|     643 |     533 |     110 |     463 |     422 |      41 |     180 |     111 |      69
   ANATOMY ...............................|       8 |       8 |       0 |       8 |       8 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|      23 |      22 |       1 |      23 |      22 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     315 |     227 |      88 |     175 |     144 |      31 |     140 |      83 |      57
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BOTANY ................................|      51 |      50 |       1 |      51 |      50 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   GENETICS ..............................|      25 |      24 |       1 |      25 |      24 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|      20 |      20 |       0 |      20 |      20 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   NUTRITION .............................|      80 |      70 |      10 |      70 |      64 |       6 |      10 |       6 |       4
   PATHOLOGY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|      20 |      19 |       1 |      20 |      19 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|      38 |      38 |       0 |      38 |      38 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|      63 |      55 |       8 |      33 |      33 |       0 |      30 |      22 |       8
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     699 |     370 |     329 |     334 |     203 |     131 |     365 |     167 |     198
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|   1,185 |     674 |     511 |     804 |     491 |     313 |     381 |     183 |     198
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      29 |      22 |       7 |       0 |       0 |       0 |      29 |      22 |       7
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|      91 |      59 |      32 |      75 |      55 |      20 |      16 |       4 |      12
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|     611 |     367 |     244 |     510 |     316 |     194 |     101 |      51 |      50
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|     197 |      84 |     113 |      56 |      12 |      44 |     141 |      72 |      69
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|      72 |      61 |      11 |      64 |      56 |       8 |       8 |       5 |       3
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     185 |      81 |     104 |      99 |      52 |      47 |      86 |      29 |      57
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     585 |     488 |      97 |     240 |     184 |      56 |     345 |     304 |      41
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      27 |      27 |       0 |      12 |      12 |       0 |      15 |      15 |       0
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|      97 |      73 |      24 |      65 |      47 |      18 |      32 |      26 |       6
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|     190 |     166 |      24 |      79 |      68 |      11 |     111 |      98 |      13
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|      64 |      51 |      13 |       7 |       7 |       0 |      57 |      44 |      13
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|     113 |     105 |       8 |      27 |      23 |       4 |      86 |      82 |       4
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|      94 |      66 |      28 |      50 |      27 |      23 |      44 |      39 |       5
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     401 |     307 |      94 |     374 |     282 |      92 |      27 |      25 |       2
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|      89 |      89 |       0 |      89 |      89 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
 NURSING .................................|      90 |      44 |      46 |      90 |      44 |      46 |       0 |       0 |       0
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      51 |      38 |      13 |      51 |      38 |      13 |       0 |       0 |       0
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     117 |      82 |      35 |     107 |      74 |      33 |      10 |       8 |       2
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|      17 |      17 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |      17 |      17 |       0
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      37 |      37 |       0 |      37 |      37 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
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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