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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 14: Historically Black Colleges and Universities


TABLE B-39.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
  FIELDS IN HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES, BY SEX AND FIELD:
                                   1975-94

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            |          |                                             SCIENCES
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            |TOTAL, ALL|          |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |
    YEAR    | SURVEYED |          |          |  EARTH,  |          |          |          |          |          |
            |  FIELDS  |SCIENCES, | PHYSICAL |  ATMOS-  |  MATHE-  | COMPUTER |  AGRI-   |BIOLOGICAL|          |  SOCIAL
            |          |  TOTAL   | SCIENCES |PHERIC, & | MATICAL  | SCIENCES | CULTURAL | SCIENCES |PSYCHOLOGY| SCIENCES
            |          |          |          |  OCEAN   | SCIENCES |          | SCIENCES |          |          |
            |          |          |          | SCIENCES |          |          |          |          |          |
            |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |
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            |                                              TOTAL ENROLLMENT
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 1975 ......|    1,628 |    1,403 |      182 |        6 |       80 |        7 |       34 |      372 |      167 |      555
 1976 ......|    1,785 |    1,638 |      194 |       11 |       95 |       45 |       39 |      459 |      193 |      602
 1977 ......|    1,847 |    1,683 |      225 |       20 |       70 |       55 |       44 |      471 |      162 |      636
 1978 1/....|    1,626 |    1,480 |      213 |        1 |       67 |       29 |       34 |      438 |      142 |      557
 1979 ......|    2,047 |    1,819 |      197 |       16 |       56 |       81 |       60 |      519 |      175 |      715
 1980 ......|    2,205 |    1,933 |      212 |       20 |      101 |       96 |       41 |      491 |      178 |      794
 1981 ......|    2,411 |    2,146 |      255 |       18 |      120 |       87 |       42 |      479 |      153 |      992
 1982 ......|    2,317 |    2,016 |      256 |       29 |      111 |      153 |       46 |      487 |      120 |      814
 1983 ......|    2,308 |    1,989 |      271 |       27 |      137 |      185 |       39 |      511 |      132 |      687
 1984 ......|    2,357 |    1,982 |      258 |       25 |      139 |      202 |       79 |      422 |      173 |      684
 1985 ......|    2,318 |    1,927 |      262 |       25 |      141 |      212 |       27 |      369 |      159 |      732
 1986 ......|    2,151 |    1,832 |      239 |        7 |      143 |      206 |       26 |      348 |      183 |      680
 1987 ......|    2,091 |    1,726 |      244 |        9 |      168 |      163 |       36 |      325 |      163 |      618
 1988 ......|    2,285 |    1,877 |      272 |       18 |      169 |      209 |       41 |      299 |      202 |      667
 1989 ......|    2,157 |    1,725 |      232 |       17 |      160 |      169 |       45 |      339 |      197 |      566
 1990 ......|    2,176 |    1,794 |      220 |       24 |       95 |      216 |      106 |      354 |      175 |      604
 1991 ......|    2,340 |    1,869 |      249 |       31 |      104 |      253 |       99 |      361 |      199 |      573
 1992 ......|    2,407 |    1,856 |      264 |       32 |      109 |      224 |      107 |      364 |      218 |      538
 1993 ......|    2,842 |    2,188 |      333 |       48 |      154 |      277 |       78 |      524 |      244 |      530
 1994 ......|    3,283 |    2,488 |      347 |       41 |      140 |      278 |      105 |      533 |      370 |      674
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|    1,168 |    1,047 |      167 |       18 |       41 |       37 |       42 |      271 |       61 |      410
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|    1,283 |    1,110 |      140 |       16 |       35 |       60 |       55 |      292 |       79 |      433
 1980 ......|    1,412 |    1,206 |      152 |       11 |       47 |       73 |       36 |      299 |       92 |      496
 1981 ......|    1,537 |    1,342 |      183 |       15 |       65 |       50 |       34 |      267 |       62 |      666
 1982 ......|    1,410 |    1,210 |      161 |       18 |       66 |      102 |       38 |      260 |       45 |      520
 1983 ......|    1,390 |    1,188 |      170 |       15 |       88 |      128 |       35 |      283 |       60 |      409
 1984 ......|    1,464 |    1,203 |      172 |       15 |       90 |      140 |       75 |      216 |       70 |      425
 1985 ......|    1,450 |    1,189 |      178 |       22 |      102 |      153 |       21 |      170 |       64 |      479
 1986 ......|    1,326 |    1,142 |      177 |        4 |      100 |      149 |       23 |      185 |       60 |      444
 1987 ......|    1,336 |    1,101 |      180 |        7 |      130 |      126 |       32 |      162 |       65 |      399
 1988 ......|    1,449 |    1,157 |      199 |        7 |      124 |      133 |       38 |      159 |       80 |      417
 1989 ......|    1,318 |    1,004 |      177 |       10 |      111 |       99 |       42 |      162 |       65 |      338
 1990 ......|    1,263 |    1,018 |      160 |       12 |       60 |      133 |       85 |      179 |       56 |      333
 1991 ......|    1,327 |    1,059 |      174 |       18 |       65 |      173 |       76 |      188 |       56 |      309
 1992 ......|    1,375 |    1,056 |      178 |       18 |       73 |      150 |       83 |      174 |       79 |      301
 1993 ......|    1,555 |    1,184 |      201 |       29 |       84 |      192 |       59 |      256 |       73 |      290
 1994 ......|    1,707 |    1,249 |      218 |       19 |       66 |      193 |       70 |      235 |      102 |      346
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|      679 |      636 |       58 |        2 |       29 |       18 |        2 |      200 |      101 |      226
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|      764 |      709 |       57 |        0 |       21 |       21 |        5 |      227 |       96 |      282
 1980 ......|      793 |      727 |       60 |        9 |       54 |       23 |        5 |      192 |       86 |      298
 1981 ......|      874 |      804 |       72 |        3 |       55 |       37 |        8 |      212 |       91 |      326
 1982 ......|      907 |      806 |       95 |       11 |       45 |       51 |        8 |      227 |       75 |      294
 1983 ......|      918 |      801 |      101 |       12 |       49 |       57 |        4 |      228 |       72 |      278
 1984 ......|      893 |      779 |       86 |       10 |       49 |       62 |        4 |      206 |      103 |      259
 1985 ......|      868 |      738 |       84 |        3 |       39 |       59 |        6 |      199 |       95 |      253
 1986 ......|      825 |      690 |       62 |        3 |       43 |       57 |        3 |      163 |      123 |      236
 1987 ......|      755 |      625 |       64 |        2 |       38 |       37 |        4 |      163 |       98 |      219
 1988 ......|      836 |      720 |       73 |       11 |       45 |       76 |        3 |      140 |      122 |      250
 1989 ......|      839 |      721 |       55 |        7 |       49 |       70 |        3 |      177 |      132 |      228
 1990 ......|      913 |      776 |       60 |       12 |       35 |       83 |       21 |      175 |      119 |      271
 1991 ......|    1,013 |      810 |       75 |       13 |       39 |       80 |       23 |      173 |      143 |      264
 1992 ......|    1,032 |      800 |       86 |       14 |       36 |       74 |       24 |      190 |      139 |      237
 1993 ......|    1,287 |    1,004 |      132 |       19 |       70 |       85 |       19 |      268 |      171 |      240
 1994 ......|    1,576 |    1,239 |      129 |       22 |       74 |       85 |       35 |      298 |      268 |      328
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            |                                           ENGINEERING                                            |
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    YEAR    |          |          |          |          |          |          |          |METALLUR- |          |  HEALTH
            |  ENGI-   |AEROSPACE | CHEMICAL |  CIVIL   |ELECTRICAL|INDUSTRIAL|MECHANICAL| GICAL &  |  OTHER   |  FIELDS
            | NEERING, |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |  ENGI-   |MATERIALS |  ENGI-   |
            |  TOTAL   | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  | NEERING  |  ENGI-   | NEERING  |
            |          |          |          |          |          |          |          | NEERING  |          |
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            |                                              TOTAL ENROLLMENT
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 1975 ......|      135 |        0 |        0 |       51 |       13 |       28 |       30 |        0 |       13 |       90
 1976 ......|      109 |        0 |        0 |       53 |       19 |        0 |       30 |        0 |        7 |       38
 1977 ......|      105 |        0 |        0 |       23 |       48 |        0 |       19 |        0 |       15 |       59
 1978 1/....|       97 |        0 |        0 |       20 |       42 |        0 |       17 |        0 |       19 |       49
 1979 ......|      159 |        0 |        0 |       66 |       17 |        0 |       16 |        0 |       60 |       69
 1980 ......|      191 |        0 |        0 |       68 |       37 |       16 |       17 |        0 |       53 |       81
 1981 ......|      170 |        0 |        0 |       43 |       59 |        7 |       25 |        0 |       36 |       95
 1982 ......|      192 |        0 |        0 |       31 |       57 |        8 |       26 |        0 |       70 |      109
 1983 ......|      195 |        0 |        0 |       34 |       84 |       10 |       34 |        0 |       33 |      124
 1984 ......|      258 |        0 |        0 |       38 |      102 |       22 |       63 |        0 |       33 |      117
 1985 ......|      256 |        0 |        0 |       42 |       94 |       18 |       71 |        0 |       31 |      135
 1986 ......|      197 |        0 |        0 |       32 |       45 |        0 |       60 |        0 |       60 |      122
 1987 ......|      248 |        0 |        0 |       35 |      104 |       10 |       60 |        0 |       39 |      117
 1988 ......|      296 |        0 |        0 |       40 |      104 |       20 |       92 |        0 |       40 |      112
 1989 ......|      290 |        0 |        0 |       57 |      104 |       19 |       64 |        0 |       46 |      142
 1990 ......|      236 |        0 |        0 |       28 |       81 |       20 |       72 |        0 |       35 |      146
 1991 ......|      284 |        0 |       15 |       32 |      104 |       24 |       81 |        0 |       28 |      187
 1992 ......|      337 |        0 |       24 |       47 |      130 |       30 |       76 |        0 |       30 |      214
 1993 ......|      388 |        0 |       26 |       75 |      125 |       27 |       92 |        0 |       43 |      266
 1994 ......|      488 |        0 |       27 |       73 |      166 |       51 |      105 |        0 |       66 |      307
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|       95 |        0 |        0 |       17 |       46 |        0 |       17 |        0 |       15 |       26
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|      142 |        0 |        0 |       55 |       17 |        0 |       14 |        0 |       56 |       31
 1980 ......|      177 |        0 |        0 |       62 |       36 |       14 |       16 |        0 |       49 |       29
 1981 ......|      158 |        0 |        0 |       37 |       55 |        6 |       25 |        0 |       35 |       37
 1982 ......|      175 |        0 |        0 |       24 |       54 |        8 |       25 |        0 |       64 |       25
 1983 ......|      172 |        0 |        0 |       26 |       77 |        9 |       32 |        0 |       28 |       30
 1984 ......|      231 |        0 |        0 |       32 |       94 |       18 |       58 |        0 |       29 |       30
 1985 ......|      226 |        0 |        0 |       34 |       83 |       12 |       66 |        0 |       31 |       35
 1986 ......|      152 |        0 |        0 |       17 |       35 |        0 |       57 |        0 |       43 |       32
 1987 ......|      207 |        0 |        0 |       19 |       91 |        8 |       54 |        0 |       35 |       28
 1988 ......|      248 |        0 |        0 |       20 |       92 |       15 |       84 |        0 |       37 |       44
 1989 ......|      248 |        0 |        0 |       46 |       91 |       12 |       59 |        0 |       40 |       66
 1990 ......|      186 |        0 |        0 |       22 |       62 |        7 |       64 |        0 |       31 |       59
 1991 ......|      213 |        0 |        9 |       24 |       78 |       14 |       69 |        0 |       19 |       55
 1992 ......|      254 |        0 |       15 |       38 |      100 |       10 |       69 |        0 |       22 |       65
 1993 ......|      297 |        0 |       17 |       61 |       96 |       13 |       82 |        0 |       28 |       74
 1994 ......|      378 |        0 |       17 |       58 |      138 |       32 |       87 |        0 |       46 |       80
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 1975 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 ......|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 ......|       10 |        0 |        0 |        6 |        2 |        0 |        2 |        0 |        0 |       33
 1978 1/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1979 ......|       17 |        0 |        0 |       11 |        0 |        0 |        2 |        0 |        4 |       38
 1980 ......|       14 |        0 |        0 |        6 |        1 |        2 |        1 |        0 |        4 |       52
 1981 ......|       12 |        0 |        0 |        6 |        4 |        1 |        0 |        0 |        1 |       58
 1982 ......|       17 |        0 |        0 |        7 |        3 |        0 |        1 |        0 |        6 |       84
 1983 ......|       23 |        0 |        0 |        8 |        7 |        1 |        2 |        0 |        5 |       94
 1984 ......|       27 |        0 |        0 |        6 |        8 |        4 |        5 |        0 |        4 |       87
 1985 ......|       30 |        0 |        0 |        8 |       11 |        6 |        5 |        0 |        0 |      100
 1986 ......|       45 |        0 |        0 |       15 |       10 |        0 |        3 |        0 |       17 |       90
 1987 ......|       41 |        0 |        0 |       16 |       13 |        2 |        6 |        0 |        4 |       89
 1988 ......|       48 |        0 |        0 |       20 |       12 |        5 |        8 |        0 |        3 |       68
 1989 ......|       42 |        0 |        0 |       11 |       13 |        7 |        5 |        0 |        6 |       76
 1990 ......|       50 |        0 |        0 |        6 |       19 |       13 |        8 |        0 |        4 |       87
 1991 ......|       71 |        0 |        6 |        8 |       26 |       10 |       12 |        0 |        9 |      132
 1992 ......|       83 |        0 |        9 |        9 |       30 |       20 |        7 |        0 |        8 |      149
 1993 ......|       91 |        0 |        9 |       14 |       29 |       14 |       10 |        0 |       15 |      192
 1994 ......|      110 |        0 |       10 |       15 |       28 |       19 |       18 |        0 |       20 |      227
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1/  MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS WERE NOT SURVEYED AND SEX DATA WERE
    NOT REQUESTED IN 1978; TOTALS REPRESENT ESTIMATES BASED ON 1977 AND 1979
    DATA.  DETAILS FOR 1978 MAY NOT SUM TO TOTAL DUE TO ROUNDING.
KEY:      NA = NOT AVAILABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING