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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 14: Historically Black Colleges and Universities


 TABLE A-54.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
 FIELDS IN HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES, BY FIELD AND TYPE OF
                             MAJOR SUPPORT: 1994

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                                          |           |           | TRAINEE-  | RESEARCH  | TEACHING  |OTHER TYPES
                  FIELD                   |   TOTAL   |FELLOWSHIPS|   SHIPS   |ASSISTANT- |ASSISTANT- |OF SUPPORT
                                          |           |           |           |   SHIPS   |   SHIPS   |
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                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............|    3,283  |      335  |      238  |      736  |      390  |    1,584
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|    2,976  |      302  |      167  |      727  |      387  |    1,393
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|    2,488  |      252  |      164  |      551  |      287  |    1,234
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|      347  |       23  |       22  |      154  |       75  |       73
   ASTRONOMY .............................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   CHEMISTRY .............................|      208  |       13  |       11  |       72  |       63  |       49
   PHYSICS ...............................|      130  |       10  |       11  |       82  |       12  |       15
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|        9  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        9
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|       41  |        1  |        0  |        5  |       14  |       21
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|        1  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        1
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|       21  |        0  |        0  |        5  |       14  |        2
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|       19  |        1  |        0  |        0  |        0  |       18
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|      140  |       20  |       11  |       29  |       40  |       40
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|      278  |       19  |        7  |       44  |       32  |      176
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      105  |       10  |        0  |       35  |        3  |       57
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|      533  |       71  |       59  |      154  |       80  |      169
   ANATOMY ...............................|        8  |        2  |        0  |        1  |        0  |        5
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|       22  |        5  |       10  |        4  |        0  |        3
   BIOLOGY ...............................|      227  |       20  |       16  |       52  |       69  |       70
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   BOTANY ................................|       50  |        0  |        0  |       50  |        0  |        0
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   ECOLOGY ...............................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   GENETICS ..............................|       24  |        2  |        1  |        1  |        1  |       19
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|       20  |        5  |        3  |        0  |        2  |       10
   NUTRITION .............................|       70  |        2  |        0  |       31  |        0  |       37
   PATHOLOGY .............................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|       19  |       11  |        2  |        3  |        2  |        1
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|       38  |        9  |       11  |       11  |        0  |        7
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|       55  |       15  |       16  |        1  |        6  |       17
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|      370  |       16  |       10  |       39  |       30  |      275
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|      674  |       92  |       55  |       91  |       13  |      423
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|       22  |        6  |        0  |       12  |        0  |        4
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|       59  |       18  |        2  |        5  |        1  |       33
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|      367  |       44  |       50  |       41  |       12  |      220
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|       84  |        5  |        3  |        0  |        0  |       76
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|       61  |        3  |        0  |       16  |        0  |       42
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|       81  |       16  |        0  |       17  |        0  |       48
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|      488  |       50  |        3  |      176  |      100  |      159
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|       27  |        0  |        1  |       19  |        4  |        3
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|       73  |       13  |        0  |       22  |       10  |       28
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|      166  |       26  |        0  |       51  |       37  |       52
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|       51  |        0  |        0  |       17  |        8  |       26
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|      105  |        6  |        0  |       50  |       33  |       16
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|       66  |        5  |        2  |       17  |        8  |       34
                                          |           |           |           |           |           |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      307  |       33  |       71  |        9  |        3  |      191
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|       89  |        0  |       23  |        0  |        0  |       66
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
 NURSING .................................|       44  |        0  |       26  |        0  |        1  |       17
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|       38  |        4  |        0  |        2  |        0  |       32
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|       82  |       25  |       19  |        0  |        0  |       38
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       17  |        4  |        2  |        7  |        0  |        4
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|       37  |        0  |        1  |        0  |        2  |       34
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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