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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 15: Land-Grant Institutions


 TABLE A-56.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
FIELDS IN LAND-GRANT INSTITUTIONS, BY FIELD, LEVEL OF STUDY, CITIZENSHIP, SEX,
                       AND INSTITUTIONAL CONTROL: 1994

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                                          |         |  LEVEL OF STUDY   |    CITIZENSHIP    |        SEX        |      CONTROL
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                                                     ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________
                  FIELD                   |  TOTAL  |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
                                          |         |  FIRST  | BEYOND  |         |         |         |         |         |
                                          |         |  YEAR   |  FIRST  |  U.S.   |NON-U.S. |   MEN   |  WOMEN  | PUBLIC  | PRIVATE
                                          |         |         |  YEAR   |         |         |         |         |         |
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
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                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............| 119,661 |  30,309 |  89,352 |  83,840 |  35,821 |  77,229 |  42,432 | 111,468 |   8,193
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....| 110,287 |  27,230 |  83,057 |  75,753 |  34,534 |  74,397 |  35,890 | 102,269 |   8,018
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|  79,878 |  19,152 |  60,726 |  57,868 |  22,010 |  48,895 |  30,983 |  75,094 |   4,784
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|  12,044 |   2,426 |   9,618 |   8,082 |   3,962 |   9,095 |   2,949 |  11,166 |     878
   ASTRONOMY .............................|     371 |      65 |     306 |     286 |      85 |     266 |     105 |     340 |      31
   CHEMISTRY .............................|   6,864 |   1,475 |   5,389 |   4,705 |   2,159 |   4,696 |   2,168 |   6,452 |     412
   PHYSICS ...............................|   4,756 |     867 |   3,889 |   3,072 |   1,684 |   4,102 |     654 |   4,321 |     435
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|      53 |      19 |      34 |      19 |      34 |      31 |      22 |      53 |       0
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|   4,916 |   1,235 |   3,681 |   3,638 |   1,278 |   3,357 |   1,559 |   4,509 |     407
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|     652 |     158 |     494 |     497 |     155 |     514 |     138 |     652 |       0
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|   2,378 |     614 |   1,764 |   1,769 |     609 |   1,674 |     704 |   2,172 |     206
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|   1,255 |     251 |   1,004 |     873 |     382 |     806 |     449 |   1,108 |     147
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|     631 |     212 |     419 |     499 |     132 |     363 |     268 |     577 |      54
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|   5,785 |   1,458 |   4,327 |   3,597 |   2,188 |   4,040 |   1,745 |   5,510 |     275
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|   5,007 |   1,315 |   3,692 |   2,851 |   2,156 |   4,119 |     888 |   4,661 |     346
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|   7,806 |   1,860 |   5,946 |   5,414 |   2,392 |   5,093 |   2,713 |   7,526 |     280
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|  19,337 |   4,175 |  15,162 |  14,184 |   5,153 |  10,437 |   8,900 |  18,350 |     987
   ANATOMY ...............................|     283 |      57 |     226 |     235 |      48 |     140 |     143 |     283 |       0
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|   2,111 |     430 |   1,681 |   1,473 |     638 |   1,207 |     904 |   2,022 |      89
   BIOLOGY ...............................|   2,651 |     561 |   2,090 |   2,278 |     373 |   1,502 |   1,149 |   2,447 |     204
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     533 |     167 |     366 |     383 |     150 |     220 |     313 |     528 |       5
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|     248 |      47 |     201 |     158 |      90 |     188 |      60 |     248 |       0
   BOTANY ................................|   1,888 |     405 |   1,483 |   1,275 |     613 |   1,102 |     786 |   1,849 |      39
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|   1,298 |     246 |   1,052 |   1,008 |     290 |     703 |     595 |   1,211 |      87
   ECOLOGY ...............................|     769 |     181 |     588 |     649 |     120 |     400 |     369 |     718 |      51
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|     953 |     186 |     767 |     690 |     263 |     640 |     313 |     907 |      46
   GENETICS ..............................|     596 |     108 |     488 |     407 |     189 |     318 |     278 |     562 |      34
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|   1,941 |     390 |   1,551 |   1,335 |     606 |   1,028 |     913 |   1,877 |      64
   NUTRITION .............................|   2,150 |     476 |   1,674 |   1,247 |     903 |     824 |   1,326 |   1,953 |     197
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     482 |     126 |     356 |     372 |     110 |     272 |     210 |     482 |       0
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|   1,046 |     227 |     819 |     800 |     246 |     533 |     513 |     955 |      91
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|     756 |     164 |     592 |     499 |     257 |     430 |     326 |     720 |      36
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|   1,060 |     199 |     861 |     913 |     147 |     616 |     444 |   1,050 |      10
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     572 |     205 |     367 |     462 |     110 |     314 |     258 |     538 |      34
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|   6,460 |   1,435 |   5,025 |   5,997 |     463 |   2,246 |   4,214 |   6,333 |     127
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|  18,523 |   5,248 |  13,275 |  14,105 |   4,418 |  10,508 |   8,015 |  17,039 |   1,484
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|   1,700 |     425 |   1,275 |     995 |     705 |   1,127 |     573 |   1,637 |      63
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|   1,721 |     379 |   1,342 |   1,523 |     198 |     728 |     993 |   1,673 |      48
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|   3,561 |     965 |   2,596 |   1,960 |   1,601 |   2,493 |   1,068 |   3,321 |     240
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|   1,230 |     355 |     875 |   1,079 |     151 |     792 |     438 |   1,230 |       0
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|     849 |     218 |     631 |     494 |     355 |     376 |     473 |     738 |     111
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|   3,933 |   1,211 |   2,722 |   3,423 |     510 |   2,335 |   1,598 |   3,565 |     368
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|   2,321 |     510 |   1,811 |   1,949 |     372 |     935 |   1,386 |   2,252 |      69
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|     282 |      96 |     186 |     248 |      34 |     113 |     169 |     259 |      23
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|   2,926 |   1,089 |   1,837 |   2,434 |     492 |   1,609 |   1,317 |   2,364 |     562
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|  30,409 |   8,078 |  22,331 |  17,885 |  12,524 |  25,502 |   4,907 |  27,175 |   3,234
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|   1,096 |     263 |     833 |     688 |     408 |     991 |     105 |     879 |     217
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|     789 |     176 |     613 |     386 |     403 |     631 |     158 |     734 |      55
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|     582 |     146 |     436 |     388 |     194 |     423 |     159 |     582 |       0
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|   2,749 |     632 |   2,117 |   1,549 |   1,200 |   2,184 |     565 |   2,448 |     301
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|   5,954 |   1,956 |   3,998 |   3,764 |   2,190 |   4,663 |   1,291 |   5,280 |     674
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|   7,583 |   2,086 |   5,497 |   4,304 |   3,279 |   6,678 |     905 |   6,739 |     844
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|     478 |     106 |     372 |     291 |     187 |     416 |      62 |     414 |      64
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|   2,029 |     484 |   1,545 |   1,047 |     982 |   1,578 |     451 |   2,029 |       0
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|   5,431 |   1,458 |   3,973 |   3,360 |   2,071 |   4,883 |     548 |   4,891 |     540
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|   1,970 |     386 |   1,584 |   1,140 |     830 |   1,527 |     443 |   1,724 |     246
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|     765 |     154 |     611 |     469 |     296 |     683 |      82 |     633 |     132
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|     983 |     231 |     752 |     499 |     484 |     845 |     138 |     822 |     161
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   9,374 |   3,079 |   6,295 |   8,087 |   1,287 |   2,832 |   6,542 |   9,199 |     175
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     417 |     115 |     302 |     358 |      59 |     250 |     167 |     417 |       0
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|     215 |      87 |     128 |     163 |      52 |     147 |      68 |     215 |       0
 NURSING .................................|   2,226 |     707 |   1,519 |   2,097 |     129 |     168 |   2,058 |   2,226 |       0
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|     946 |     190 |     756 |     543 |     403 |     507 |     439 |     946 |       0
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|   1,823 |     652 |   1,171 |   1,598 |     225 |     628 |   1,195 |   1,823 |       0
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|   1,670 |     742 |     928 |   1,582 |      88 |     168 |   1,502 |   1,670 |       0
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|     599 |     138 |     461 |     416 |     183 |     313 |     286 |     548 |      51
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   1,478 |     448 |   1,030 |   1,330 |     148 |     651 |     827 |   1,354 |     124
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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