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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 14: Historically Black Colleges and Universities


TABLE B-122.  PART-TIME 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 .............|   1,111 |   1,189 |   1,310 |   1,508 |   1,468 |   1,612 |   1,497 |   1,604
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   1,068 |   1,146 |   1,270 |   1,460 |   1,374 |   1,519 |   1,389 |   1,510
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|     981 |   1,062 |   1,177 |   1,302 |   1,246 |   1,373 |   1,299 |   1,413
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|      56 |      56 |     104 |     102 |      83 |      99 |      64 |      90
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   CHEMISTRY .............................|      32 |      24 |      77 |      68 |      59 |      65 |      34 |      62
   PHYSICS ...............................|      23 |      24 |      20 |      31 |      20 |      28 |      19 |      23
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       1 |       8 |       7 |       3 |       4 |       6 |      11 |       5
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|       7 |      18 |      10 |      24 |      29 |      48 |      44 |      34
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|       7 |       7 |       0 |       4 |       3 |       5 |       3 |       1
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|       0 |      11 |      10 |      17 |      16 |      25 |      14 |      15
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|       0 |       0 |       0 |       3 |      10 |      18 |      27 |      18
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|      91 |      83 |      95 |      84 |      83 |      83 |      95 |      93
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|      66 |      68 |     121 |     188 |     176 |     213 |     148 |     172
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      16 |      23 |      21 |      25 |      23 |      26 |      65 |      74
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|      84 |     115 |     108 |     106 |     107 |     136 |     117 |     110
   ANATOMY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1
   BIOLOGY ...............................|      68 |      78 |      77 |      54 |      66 |      84 |      89 |      88
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BOTANY ................................|       6 |       7 |      12 |      29 |      24 |       0 |       1 |       1
   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 ..............................|       0 |       4 |       4 |       4 |       2 |      11 |       3 |       1
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   NUTRITION .............................|       1 |      13 |      10 |       9 |       4 |      31 |      17 |      10
   PATHOLOGY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|       0 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       1
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|       0 |       1 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|       5 |       5 |       0 |       8 |       7 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|       4 |       6 |       4 |       2 |       4 |       9 |       7 |       8
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     211 |     241 |     243 |     273 |     248 |     288 |     306 |     329
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|     450 |     458 |     475 |     500 |     497 |     480 |     460 |     511
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|      15 |      19 |      22 |      14 |      17 |      24 |       8 |       7
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|      37 |      44 |      36 |      42 |      24 |      48 |      40 |      32
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|      62 |      56 |      77 |      71 |      79 |       0 |       0 |       0
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|     170 |     170 |     173 |     166 |     188 |     192 |     222 |     244
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|      93 |      83 |      73 |      87 |      83 |      77 |      73 |     113
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|      34 |      31 |      21 |      22 |      12 |      33 |      13 |      11
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|      39 |      55 |      73 |      98 |      94 |     106 |     104 |     104
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|      87 |      84 |      93 |     158 |     128 |     146 |      90 |      97
  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 |       1 |       4 |       2 |       0
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|      17 |      17 |      15 |      32 |      43 |      40 |      26 |      24
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|      25 |       7 |      25 |      51 |      28 |      34 |      32 |      24
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|       0 |       6 |       7 |       8 |      10 |      10 |      12 |      13
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|       5 |      10 |       8 |      28 |      13 |      30 |       7 |       8
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|      40 |      44 |      38 |      39 |      33 |      28 |      11 |      28
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      43 |      43 |      40 |      48 |      94 |      93 |     108 |      94
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       9 |       2 |       0 |       0
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
 NURSING .................................|      19 |      19 |      17 |      19 |      27 |      33 |      49 |      46
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |      13 |       6 |       9 |      13
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|      21 |      24 |      23 |      21 |      37 |      44 |      46 |      35
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       3 |       0 |       0 |       8 |       8 |       8 |       4 |       0
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       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