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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 14: Historically Black Colleges and Universities


 TABLE A-51.  GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH FIELDS IN
HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES, 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 .............|   4,887 |   2,958 |   1,929 |   2,433 |   2,454 |     1,572   |     3,315
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   4,486 |   2,862 |   1,624 |   2,338 |   2,148 |     1,449   |     3,037
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   3,901 |   2,462 |   1,439 |   1,881 |   2,020 |     1,350   |     2,551
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     437 |     209 |     228 |     273 |     164 |       235   |       202
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     270 |     133 |     137 |     140 |     130 |       120   |       150
   PHYSICS ...............................|     153 |      62 |      91 |     125 |      28 |       115   |        38
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      14 |      14 |       0 |       8 |       6 |         0   |        14
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|      75 |      75 |       0 |      34 |      41 |        73   |         2
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|       2 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       2 |         0   |         2
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      36 |      36 |       0 |      18 |      18 |        36   |         0
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      37 |      37 |       0 |      16 |      21 |        37   |         0
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     233 |     164 |      69 |     117 |     116 |        33   |       200
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|     450 |     348 |     102 |     297 |     153 |         0   |       450
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|     179 |     133 |      46 |      96 |      83 |         0   |       179
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|     643 |     311 |     332 |     285 |     358 |       348   |       295
   ANATOMY ...............................|       8 |       0 |       8 |       2 |       6 |         8   |         0
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|      23 |       0 |      23 |       8 |      15 |        23   |         0
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     315 |     191 |     124 |     149 |     166 |        94   |       221
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
   BOTANY ................................|      51 |      51 |       0 |      38 |      13 |        51   |         0
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
   GENETICS ..............................|      25 |       0 |      25 |       8 |      17 |        25   |         0
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|      20 |       0 |      20 |       6 |      14 |        20   |         0
   NUTRITION .............................|      80 |      39 |      41 |      24 |      56 |        36   |        44
   PATHOLOGY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|      20 |       0 |      20 |      10 |      10 |        20   |         0
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|      38 |       0 |      38 |      16 |      22 |        38   |         0
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|      63 |      30 |      33 |      24 |      39 |        33   |        30
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     699 |     529 |     170 |     208 |     491 |       251   |       448
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|   1,185 |     693 |     492 |     571 |     614 |       410   |       775
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      29 |      29 |       0 |      23 |       6 |         0   |        29
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|      91 |      16 |      75 |      67 |      24 |        60   |        31
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|     611 |     292 |     319 |     289 |     322 |       303   |       308
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|     197 |     197 |       0 |      73 |     124 |         0   |       197
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|      72 |       0 |      72 |      31 |      41 |        47   |        25
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|     185 |     159 |      26 |      88 |      97 |         0   |       185
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     585 |     400 |     185 |     457 |     128 |        99   |       486
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      27 |      16 |      11 |      17 |      10 |         1   |        26
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|      97 |      60 |      37 |      77 |      20 |         0   |        97
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|     190 |     101 |      89 |     158 |      32 |        71   |       119
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|      64 |      64 |       0 |      41 |      23 |         0   |        64
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|     113 |      65 |      48 |      94 |      19 |        27   |        86
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|      94 |      94 |       0 |      70 |      24 |         0   |        94
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |             |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     401 |      96 |     305 |      95 |     306 |       123   |       278
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|      89 |       0 |      89 |      25 |      64 |         0   |        89
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
 NURSING .................................|      90 |       0 |      90 |       6 |      84 |         0   |        90
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      51 |      49 |       2 |      24 |      27 |        51   |         0
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |         0   |         0
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|     117 |      10 |     107 |       9 |     108 |        72   |        45
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|      17 |       0 |      17 |      13 |       4 |         0   |        17
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      37 |      37 |       0 |      18 |      19 |         0   |        37
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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