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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 14: Historically Black Colleges and Universities


   TABLE B-116.  MALE GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
  FIELDS IN HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES, BY FIELD: 1987-94

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                  FIELD                   |  1987   |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994
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  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............|   1,958 |   2,092 |   2,007 |   2,053 |   2,052 |   2,219 |   2,238 |   2,433
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   1,928 |   2,042 |   1,941 |   1,985 |   1,981 |   2,137 |   2,140 |   2,338
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   1,646 |   1,723 |   1,617 |   1,678 |   1,654 |   1,755 |   1,762 |   1,881
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     216 |     235 |     231 |     216 |     223 |     244 |     242 |     273
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     128 |     135 |     149 |     122 |     126 |     126 |     124 |     140
   PHYSICS ...............................|      86 |      94 |      80 |      92 |      96 |     117 |     112 |     125
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       2 |       6 |       2 |       2 |       1 |       1 |       6 |       8
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|      11 |      19 |      15 |      26 |      35 |      47 |      53 |      34
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      11 |       9 |       2 |       4 |       1 |       3 |       2 |       0
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|       0 |      10 |      13 |      20 |      23 |      22 |      21 |      18
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|       0 |       0 |       0 |       2 |      11 |      22 |      30 |      16
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|     178 |     168 |     163 |     109 |     117 |     121 |     127 |     117
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|     171 |     181 |     183 |     250 |     279 |     288 |     273 |     297
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      44 |      56 |      57 |     104 |      91 |     100 |      81 |      96
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|     209 |     213 |     207 |     220 |     231 |     237 |     306 |     285
   ANATOMY ...............................|       2 |       5 |       3 |       2 |       1 |       2 |       2 |       2
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|      10 |      14 |      13 |      12 |      10 |       9 |       9 |       8
   BIOLOGY ...............................|      92 |      89 |      93 |      81 |      88 |     101 |     170 |     149
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BOTANY ................................|      20 |      20 |      22 |      39 |      35 |      29 |      40 |      38
   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 ..............................|       9 |      11 |       8 |       9 |      11 |      12 |       9 |       8
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|       4 |       3 |       4 |       8 |       7 |       5 |       6 |       6
   NUTRITION .............................|      24 |      17 |      24 |      26 |      28 |      31 |      28 |      24
   PATHOLOGY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|       4 |       4 |       2 |       4 |       6 |       5 |       9 |      10
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|      17 |      14 |      15 |      19 |      23 |      17 |      17 |      16
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|      17 |      17 |      10 |       8 |       7 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|      10 |      19 |      13 |      12 |      15 |      26 |      16 |      24
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     149 |     159 |     146 |     157 |     129 |     178 |     183 |     208
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|     668 |     692 |     615 |     596 |     549 |     540 |     497 |     571
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      41 |      42 |      42 |      31 |      27 |      37 |      35 |      23
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|      95 |     106 |      74 |      65 |      41 |      58 |      57 |      67
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|      75 |      70 |      54 |      53 |      56 |       0 |       0 |       0
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|     250 |     264 |     228 |     221 |     213 |     235 |     223 |     289
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|      92 |      92 |      85 |      94 |      85 |      84 |      75 |      73
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|      28 |      26 |      19 |      20 |      39 |      36 |      21 |      31
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|      87 |      92 |     113 |     112 |      88 |      90 |      86 |      88
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     282 |     319 |     324 |     307 |     327 |     382 |     378 |     457
  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 ...................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |      10 |      18 |      18 |      17
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|      30 |      30 |      55 |      48 |      62 |      72 |      86 |      77
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|     112 |      99 |     113 |      93 |     104 |     133 |     126 |     158
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|       8 |      21 |      17 |      13 |      20 |      16 |      22 |      41
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|      59 |      93 |      66 |      89 |      80 |      97 |      88 |      94
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|      73 |      76 |      73 |      64 |      51 |      46 |      38 |      70
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      30 |      50 |      66 |      68 |      71 |      82 |      98 |      95
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|       0 |       0 |      35 |      31 |      30 |      31 |      34 |      25
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
 NURSING .................................|       0 |       0 |       1 |       1 |       5 |       5 |       5 |       6
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|       9 |      14 |      15 |      17 |      21 |      10 |      23 |      24
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|       0 |      19 |       0 |       5 |       1 |      22 |      21 |       9
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|      17 |      13 |      15 |      14 |      14 |      14 |      15 |      13
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|       4 |       4 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |      18
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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