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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 14: Historically Black Colleges and Universities


 TABLE A-13.  GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH FIELDS IN
 HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES, BY FIELD AND CITIZENSHIP, AND
              BY RACIAL/ETHNIC BACKGROUND OF U.S. CITIZENS: 1994

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                                          |         |         RACIAL/ETHNIC BACKGROUND OF U.S. CITIZENS         |
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                  FIELD                   |  TOTAL  |  BLACK  |AMERICAN | ASIAN/  |         |  WHITE  |         |CITIZENS
                                          |         |  NON-   | INDIAN/ | PACIFIC |HISPANIC |  NON-   |OTHER OR |
                                          |         |HISPANIC | ALASKAN |ISLANDER |         |HISPANIC | UNKNOWN |
                                          |         |         | NATIVE  |         |         |         |         |
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                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............|   4,887 |   2,978 |       6 |     194 |      43 |     825 |     187 |     654
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   4,486 |   2,764 |       6 |     184 |      39 |     669 |     180 |     644
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   3,901 |   2,511 |       6 |     150 |      36 |     569 |     149 |     480
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     437 |     231 |       3 |      39 |       9 |      43 |      16 |      96
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     270 |     145 |       2 |      29 |       8 |      15 |      10 |      61
   PHYSICS ...............................|     153 |      86 |       1 |      10 |       1 |      18 |       6 |      31
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      14 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |      10 |       0 |       4
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|      75 |      30 |       0 |       8 |       1 |      20 |       5 |      11
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|       2 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      36 |       4 |       0 |       1 |       0 |      19 |       1 |      11
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      37 |      24 |       0 |       7 |       1 |       1 |       4 |       0
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     233 |     155 |       0 |       9 |       5 |      30 |       7 |      27
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|     450 |     227 |       1 |      39 |       2 |      27 |      46 |     108
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|     179 |     126 |       0 |       4 |       4 |      15 |      11 |      19
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|     643 |     440 |       1 |      39 |       7 |      56 |      15 |      85
   ANATOMY ...............................|       8 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       5 |       0 |       3
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|      23 |      15 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       2 |       0 |       5
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     315 |     239 |       1 |      24 |       3 |      20 |      13 |      15
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BOTANY ................................|      51 |      28 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       4 |       0 |      18
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   GENETICS ..............................|      25 |      10 |       0 |       4 |       0 |       6 |       0 |       5
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|      20 |      10 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       7 |       0 |       2
   NUTRITION .............................|      80 |      32 |       0 |       5 |       1 |       7 |       0 |      35
   PATHOLOGY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|      20 |      17 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       1
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|      38 |      34 |       0 |       3 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       0
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|      63 |      55 |       0 |       1 |       1 |       3 |       2 |       1
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     699 |     489 |       0 |       2 |       3 |     200 |       0 |       5
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|   1,185 |     813 |       1 |      10 |       5 |     178 |      49 |     129
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      29 |      15 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       0 |      13
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|      91 |      30 |       0 |       0 |       0 |      11 |      11 |      39
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|     611 |     449 |       0 |       2 |       1 |      87 |      24 |      48
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|     197 |     132 |       1 |       4 |       3 |      37 |       8 |      12
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|      72 |      63 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       1 |       5 |       2
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     185 |     124 |       0 |       3 |       0 |      42 |       1 |      15
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     585 |     253 |       0 |      34 |       3 |     100 |      31 |     164
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      27 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0 |      15 |       0 |      11
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|      97 |      14 |       0 |       2 |       0 |      56 |       0 |      25
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|     190 |     112 |       0 |       4 |       1 |       8 |      15 |      50
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|      64 |      35 |       0 |       4 |       0 |       5 |      15 |       5
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|     113 |      56 |       0 |       5 |       1 |       8 |       0 |      43
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|      94 |      36 |       0 |      18 |       1 |       8 |       1 |      30
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     401 |     214 |       0 |      10 |       4 |     156 |       7 |      10
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|      89 |       8 |       0 |       4 |       2 |      75 |       0 |       0
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
 NURSING .................................|      90 |      72 |       0 |       1 |       0 |      14 |       0 |       3
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      51 |      30 |       0 |       2 |       0 |      12 |       7 |       0
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     117 |      91 |       0 |       0 |       2 |      23 |       0 |       1
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|      17 |      11 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       6
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      37 |       2 |       0 |       3 |       0 |      32 |       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