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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 14: Historically Black Colleges and Universities


 TABLE B-7.  GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH FIELDS IN
HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES, BY ENROLLMENT STATUS AND FIELD:
                                   1975-94

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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 ......|    2,315 |    1,978 |      231 |       14 |      210 |       45 |       49 |      491 |      250 |      688
 1976 ......|    2,677 |    2,442 |      245 |       21 |      244 |      100 |       53 |      650 |      303 |      826
 1977 ......|    2,899 |    2,635 |      277 |       28 |      207 |      129 |       78 |      625 |      265 |    1,026
 1978 1/....|    2,457 |    2,241 |      249 |        8 |      163 |       42 |       61 |      520 |      233 |      966
 1980 ......|    3,189 |    2,796 |      248 |       30 |      154 |      139 |       72 |      640 |      291 |    1,222
 1981 ......|    3,391 |    3,007 |      284 |       23 |      168 |      150 |       83 |      610 |      268 |    1,421
 1982 ......|    3,356 |    2,923 |      288 |       31 |      206 |      232 |       87 |      605 |      227 |    1,247
 1983 ......|    3,523 |    3,035 |      319 |       32 |      235 |      271 |       82 |      593 |      384 |    1,119
 1984 ......|    3,823 |    3,236 |      347 |       39 |      266 |      320 |      109 |      536 |      436 |    1,183
 1985 ......|    3,587 |    3,062 |      320 |       34 |      240 |      304 |       66 |      479 |      404 |    1,215
 1986 ......|    3,454 |    2,916 |      299 |       19 |      265 |      279 |       55 |      447 |      419 |    1,133
 1987 ......|    3,202 |    2,707 |      300 |       16 |      259 |      229 |       52 |      409 |      374 |    1,068
 1988 ......|    3,474 |    2,939 |      328 |       36 |      252 |      277 |       64 |      414 |      443 |    1,125
 1989 ......|    3,467 |    2,902 |      336 |       27 |      255 |      290 |       66 |      447 |      440 |    1,041
 1990 ......|    3,684 |    3,096 |      322 |       48 |      179 |      404 |      131 |      460 |      448 |    1,104
 1991 ......|    3,808 |    3,115 |      332 |       60 |      187 |      429 |      122 |      468 |      447 |    1,070
 1992 ......|    4,019 |    3,229 |      363 |       80 |      192 |      437 |      133 |      500 |      506 |    1,018
 1993 ......|    4,339 |    3,487 |      397 |       92 |      249 |      425 |      143 |      641 |      550 |      990
 1994 ......|    4,887 |    3,901 |      437 |       75 |      233 |      450 |      179 |      643 |      699 |    1,185
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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
 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 ......|      687 |      575 |       49 |        8 |      130 |       38 |       15 |      119 |       83 |      133
 1976 ......|      892 |      804 |       51 |       10 |      149 |       55 |       14 |      191 |      110 |      224
 1977 ......|    1,052 |      952 |       52 |        8 |      137 |       74 |       34 |      154 |      103 |      390
 1978 1/....|      832 |      761 |       36 |        7 |       96 |       13 |       27 |       82 |       91 |      409
 1980 ......|      984 |      863 |       36 |       10 |       53 |       43 |       31 |      149 |      113 |      428
 1981 ......|      980 |      861 |       29 |        5 |       48 |       63 |       41 |      131 |      115 |      429
 1982 ......|    1,039 |      907 |       32 |        2 |       95 |       79 |       41 |      118 |      107 |      433
 1983 ......|    1,215 |    1,046 |       48 |        5 |       98 |       86 |       43 |       82 |      252 |      432
 1984 ......|    1,466 |    1,254 |       89 |       14 |      127 |      118 |       30 |      114 |      263 |      499
 1985 ......|    1,269 |    1,135 |       58 |        9 |       99 |       92 |       39 |      110 |      245 |      483
 1986 ......|    1,303 |    1,084 |       60 |       12 |      122 |       73 |       29 |       99 |      236 |      453
 1987 ......|    1,111 |      981 |       56 |        7 |       91 |       66 |       16 |       84 |      211 |      450
 1988 ......|    1,189 |    1,062 |       56 |       18 |       83 |       68 |       23 |      115 |      241 |      458
 1989 ......|    1,310 |    1,177 |      104 |       10 |       95 |      121 |       21 |      108 |      243 |      475
 1990 ......|    1,508 |    1,302 |      102 |       24 |       84 |      188 |       25 |      106 |      273 |      500
 1991 ......|    1,468 |    1,246 |       83 |       29 |       83 |      176 |       23 |      107 |      248 |      497
 1992 ......|    1,612 |    1,373 |       99 |       48 |       83 |      213 |       26 |      136 |      288 |      480
 1993 ......|    1,497 |    1,299 |       64 |       44 |       95 |      148 |       65 |      117 |      306 |      460
 1994 ......|    1,604 |    1,413 |       90 |       34 |       93 |      172 |       74 |      110 |      329 |      511
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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 ......|      180 |        0 |        0 |       67 |       28 |       28 |       34 |        0 |       23 |      157
 1976 ......|      148 |        0 |        0 |       67 |       29 |        0 |       35 |        0 |       17 |       87
 1977 ......|      155 |        0 |        0 |       39 |       69 |        0 |       25 |        0 |       22 |      109
 1978 1/....|      146 |        0 |        0 |       36 |       61 |        0 |       22 |        0 |       28 |       71
 1980 ......|      264 |        0 |        0 |       85 |       46 |       26 |       22 |        0 |       85 |      129
 1981 ......|      242 |        0 |        0 |       53 |       66 |        7 |       30 |        0 |       86 |      142
 1982 ......|      267 |        0 |        0 |       44 |       64 |        8 |       30 |        0 |      121 |      166
 1983 ......|      311 |        0 |        0 |       47 |       94 |       23 |       47 |        0 |      100 |      177
 1984 ......|      405 |        0 |        0 |       65 |      131 |       37 |       93 |        0 |       79 |      182
 1985 ......|      342 |        0 |        0 |       46 |      121 |       20 |       81 |        0 |       74 |      183
 1986 ......|      374 |        0 |        0 |       47 |       61 |        0 |       63 |        0 |      203 |      164
 1987 ......|      335 |        0 |        0 |       52 |      129 |       10 |       65 |        0 |       79 |      160
 1988 ......|      380 |        0 |        0 |       57 |      111 |       26 |      102 |        0 |       84 |      155
 1989 ......|      383 |        0 |        0 |       72 |      129 |       26 |       72 |        0 |       84 |      182
 1990 ......|      394 |        0 |        0 |       60 |      132 |       28 |      100 |        0 |       74 |      194
 1991 ......|      412 |        0 |       16 |       75 |      132 |       34 |       94 |        0 |       61 |      281
 1992 ......|      483 |        0 |       28 |       87 |      164 |       40 |      106 |        0 |       58 |      307
 1993 ......|      478 |        0 |       28 |      101 |      157 |       39 |       99 |        0 |       54 |      374
 1994 ......|      585 |        0 |       27 |       97 |      190 |       64 |      113 |        0 |       94 |      401
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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
 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 ......|       45 |        0 |        0 |       16 |       15 |        0 |        4 |        0 |       10 |       67
 1976 ......|       39 |        0 |        0 |       14 |       10 |        0 |        5 |        0 |       10 |       49
 1977 ......|       50 |        0 |        0 |       16 |       21 |        0 |        6 |        0 |        7 |       50
 1978 1/....|       49 |        0 |        0 |       16 |       19 |        0 |        5 |        0 |        9 |       22
 1980 ......|       73 |        0 |        0 |       17 |        9 |       10 |        5 |        0 |       32 |       48
 1981 ......|       72 |        0 |        0 |       10 |        7 |        0 |        5 |        0 |       50 |       47
 1982 ......|       75 |        0 |        0 |       13 |        7 |        0 |        4 |        0 |       51 |       57
 1983 ......|      116 |        0 |        0 |       13 |       10 |       13 |       13 |        0 |       67 |       53
 1984 ......|      147 |        0 |        0 |       27 |       29 |       15 |       30 |        0 |       46 |       65
 1985 ......|       86 |        0 |        0 |        4 |       27 |        2 |       10 |        0 |       43 |       48
 1986 ......|      177 |        0 |        0 |       15 |       16 |        0 |        3 |        0 |      143 |       42
 1987 ......|       87 |        0 |        0 |       17 |       25 |        0 |        5 |        0 |       40 |       43
 1988 ......|       84 |        0 |        0 |       17 |        7 |        6 |       10 |        0 |       44 |       43
 1989 ......|       93 |        0 |        0 |       15 |       25 |        7 |        8 |        0 |       38 |       40
 1990 ......|      158 |        0 |        0 |       32 |       51 |        8 |       28 |        0 |       39 |       48
 1991 ......|      128 |        0 |        1 |       43 |       28 |       10 |       13 |        0 |       33 |       94
 1992 ......|      146 |        0 |        4 |       40 |       34 |       10 |       30 |        0 |       28 |       93
 1993 ......|       90 |        0 |        2 |       26 |       32 |       12 |        7 |        0 |       11 |      108
 1994 ......|       97 |        0 |        0 |       24 |       24 |       13 |        8 |        0 |       28 |       94
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1/  MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS WERE NOT SURVEYED IN 1978; TOTALS
    REPRESENT ESTIMATES BASED ON 1977 AND 1979 DATA.  DETAILS FOR 1978 MAY
    NOT SUM TO TOTAL DUE TO ROUNDING.
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING