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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 15: Land-Grant Institutions


TABLE B-44.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
     FIELDS IN LAND-GRANT INSTITUTIONS, BY CITIZENSHIP 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 ......|   90,081 |   66,007 |    9,266 |    4,037 |    4,396 |    1,945 |    7,556 |   16,285 |    5,977 |   16,545
 1976 ......|   91,195 |   67,190 |    9,463 |    4,489 |    4,206 |    2,054 |    7,961 |   17,028 |    5,922 |   16,067
 1977 ......|   90,759 |   66,934 |    9,518 |    4,637 |    4,101 |    1,986 |    8,172 |   17,069 |    5,711 |   15,740
 1978 1/....|   89,773 |   65,606 |    9,389 |    4,450 |    3,980 |    2,005 |    8,144 |   16,805 |    5,614 |   15,220
 1980 ......|   94,086 |   67,080 |    9,855 |    4,612 |    3,927 |    2,493 |    8,312 |   16,740 |    5,454 |   15,687
 1981 ......|   95,592 |   67,677 |   10,011 |    4,760 |    4,138 |    2,763 |    8,588 |   16,673 |    5,435 |   15,309
 1982 ......|   96,223 |   67,341 |   10,309 |    4,928 |    4,255 |    3,073 |    8,439 |   16,187 |    5,406 |   14,744
 1983 ......|   98,207 |   68,052 |   10,647 |    5,186 |    4,439 |    3,459 |    8,246 |   16,281 |    5,325 |   14,469
 1984 ......|   99,754 |   68,908 |   10,932 |    5,072 |    4,612 |    3,766 |    8,118 |   16,484 |    5,464 |   14,460
 1985 ......|  100,314 |   69,075 |   11,113 |    4,858 |    4,831 |    4,466 |    7,685 |   16,326 |    5,510 |   14,286
 1986 ......|  104,445 |   71,159 |   11,624 |    4,928 |    5,100 |    4,762 |    7,778 |   16,773 |    5,621 |   14,573
 1987 ......|  104,945 |   71,225 |   11,901 |    4,527 |    5,531 |    4,828 |    7,677 |   16,829 |    5,499 |   14,433
 1988 ......|  106,495 |   71,811 |   11,987 |    4,351 |    5,744 |    4,697 |    7,627 |   16,892 |    5,819 |   14,694
 1989 ......|  108,448 |   73,070 |   12,117 |    4,471 |    5,920 |    4,752 |    7,439 |   17,281 |    5,937 |   15,153
 1990 ......|  110,669 |   74,297 |   12,132 |    4,336 |    6,030 |    4,985 |    7,460 |   17,330 |    5,956 |   16,068
 1991 ......|  114,713 |   76,273 |   12,258 |    4,359 |    6,123 |    5,027 |    7,548 |   17,939 |    6,342 |   16,677
 1992 ......|  118,818 |   78,840 |   12,532 |    4,746 |    6,153 |    5,090 |    7,794 |   18,238 |    6,436 |   17,851
 1993 ......|  120,168 |   79,918 |   12,460 |    4,866 |    5,961 |    5,102 |    7,777 |   18,879 |    6,561 |   18,312
 1994 ......|  119,661 |   79,878 |   12,044 |    4,916 |    5,785 |    5,007 |    7,806 |   19,337 |    6,460 |   18,523
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 1975 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1978 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1980 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1981 ......|   72,592 |   53,800 |    7,634 |    4,042 |    2,667 |    1,845 |    6,520 |   14,026 |    5,189 |   11,877
 1982 ......|   72,398 |   53,193 |    7,901 |    4,085 |    2,660 |    2,113 |    6,417 |   13,570 |    5,148 |   11,299
 1983 ......|   72,698 |   52,867 |    8,017 |    4,336 |    2,684 |    2,338 |    6,141 |   13,487 |    5,064 |   10,800
 1984 ......|   73,422 |   53,065 |    8,072 |    4,287 |    2,737 |    2,410 |    6,019 |   13,604 |    5,200 |   10,736
 1985 ......|   71,903 |   51,788 |    7,941 |    4,053 |    2,756 |    2,731 |    5,664 |   13,080 |    5,200 |   10,363
 1986 ......|   73,112 |   52,356 |    8,012 |    4,034 |    2,853 |    2,905 |    5,561 |   13,229 |    5,345 |   10,417
 1987 ......|   71,857 |   50,945 |    8,035 |    3,591 |    3,003 |    2,953 |    5,310 |   12,856 |    5,140 |   10,057
 1988 ......|   71,878 |   50,765 |    8,031 |    3,363 |    3,147 |    2,682 |    5,242 |   12,616 |    5,417 |   10,267
 1989 ......|   72,304 |   51,090 |    7,902 |    3,333 |    3,201 |    2,732 |    5,137 |   12,711 |    5,541 |   10,533
 1990 ......|   73,390 |   51,624 |    7,849 |    3,220 |    3,378 |    2,820 |    5,028 |   12,419 |    5,515 |   11,395
 1991 ......|   75,734 |   52,909 |    7,906 |    3,152 |    3,495 |    2,635 |    5,111 |   12,757 |    5,911 |   11,942
 1992 ......|   80,318 |   55,914 |    8,275 |    3,563 |    3,653 |    2,797 |    5,370 |   13,143 |    6,000 |   13,113
 1993 ......|   82,989 |   57,514 |    8,396 |    3,699 |    3,587 |    2,787 |    5,386 |   13,648 |    6,141 |   13,870
 1994 ......|   83,840 |   57,868 |    8,082 |    3,638 |    3,597 |    2,851 |    5,414 |   14,184 |    5,997 |   14,105
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 1975 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1978 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1980 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1981 ......|   23,000 |   13,877 |    2,377 |      718 |    1,471 |      918 |    2,068 |    2,647 |      246 |    3,432
 1982 ......|   23,825 |   14,148 |    2,408 |      843 |    1,595 |      960 |    2,022 |    2,617 |      258 |    3,445
 1983 ......|   25,509 |   15,185 |    2,630 |      850 |    1,755 |    1,121 |    2,105 |    2,794 |      261 |    3,669
 1984 ......|   26,332 |   15,843 |    2,860 |      785 |    1,875 |    1,356 |    2,099 |    2,880 |      264 |    3,724
 1985 ......|   28,411 |   17,287 |    3,172 |      805 |    2,075 |    1,735 |    2,021 |    3,246 |      310 |    3,923
 1986 ......|   31,333 |   18,803 |    3,612 |      894 |    2,247 |    1,857 |    2,217 |    3,544 |      276 |    4,156
 1987 ......|   33,088 |   20,280 |    3,866 |      936 |    2,528 |    1,875 |    2,367 |    3,973 |      359 |    4,376
 1988 ......|   34,617 |   21,046 |    3,956 |      988 |    2,597 |    2,015 |    2,385 |    4,276 |      402 |    4,427
 1989 ......|   36,144 |   21,980 |    4,215 |    1,138 |    2,719 |    2,020 |    2,302 |    4,570 |      396 |    4,620
 1990 ......|   37,279 |   22,673 |    4,283 |    1,116 |    2,652 |    2,165 |    2,432 |    4,911 |      441 |    4,673
 1991 ......|   38,979 |   23,364 |    4,352 |    1,207 |    2,628 |    2,392 |    2,437 |    5,182 |      431 |    4,735
 1992 ......|   38,500 |   22,926 |    4,257 |    1,183 |    2,500 |    2,293 |    2,424 |    5,095 |      436 |    4,738
 1993 ......|   37,179 |   22,404 |    4,064 |    1,167 |    2,374 |    2,315 |    2,391 |    5,231 |      420 |    4,442
 1994 ......|   35,821 |   22,010 |    3,962 |    1,278 |    2,188 |    2,156 |    2,392 |    5,153 |      463 |    4,418
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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 ......|   17,910 |      502 |    1,675 |    3,566 |    4,046 |    1,772 |    2,522 |      881 |    2,946 |    6,164
 1976 ......|   17,740 |      506 |    1,713 |    3,698 |    3,974 |    1,702 |    2,441 |      953 |    2,753 |    6,265
 1977 ......|   17,417 |      478 |    1,768 |    3,540 |    3,825 |    1,596 |    2,395 |      988 |    2,827 |    6,408
 1978 1/....|   17,626 |      464 |    1,816 |    3,679 |    3,798 |    1,600 |    2,513 |      975 |    2,781 |    6,542
 1980 ......|   19,727 |      557 |    2,155 |    3,993 |    4,351 |    2,012 |    2,910 |    1,078 |    2,671 |    7,279
 1981 ......|   20,862 |      608 |    2,340 |    3,979 |    4,724 |    1,740 |    3,301 |    1,198 |    2,972 |    7,053
 1982 ......|   22,088 |      657 |    2,536 |    4,145 |    4,941 |    1,763 |    3,632 |    1,183 |    3,231 |    6,794
 1983 ......|   23,346 |      774 |    2,617 |    4,444 |    5,530 |    1,330 |    4,133 |    1,261 |    3,257 |    6,809
 1984 ......|   23,888 |      726 |    2,529 |    4,470 |    5,876 |    1,392 |    4,222 |    1,380 |    3,293 |    6,958
 1985 ......|   24,122 |      783 |    2,449 |    4,412 |    6,100 |    1,441 |    4,215 |    1,492 |    3,230 |    7,117
 1986 ......|   26,179 |      848 |    2,535 |    4,589 |    6,687 |    1,574 |    4,651 |    1,610 |    3,685 |    7,107
 1987 ......|   26,713 |      886 |    2,628 |    4,601 |    6,876 |    1,540 |    4,843 |    1,627 |    3,712 |    7,007
 1988 ......|   27,225 |      969 |    2,457 |    4,843 |    7,133 |    1,544 |    5,006 |    1,638 |    3,635 |    7,459
 1989 ......|   27,747 |    1,047 |    2,512 |    4,790 |    7,394 |    1,661 |    4,949 |    1,804 |    3,590 |    7,631
 1990 ......|   28,387 |    1,103 |    2,616 |    5,011 |    7,380 |    1,650 |    5,121 |    1,877 |    3,629 |    7,985
 1991 ......|   30,190 |    1,266 |    2,699 |    5,375 |    7,885 |    1,873 |    5,292 |    1,957 |    3,843 |    8,250
 1992 ......|   31,328 |    1,256 |    2,707 |    5,777 |    8,127 |    2,081 |    5,666 |    2,059 |    3,655 |    8,650
 1993 ......|   31,268 |    1,234 |    2,791 |    5,874 |    7,985 |    2,059 |    5,706 |    1,970 |    3,649 |    8,982
 1994 ......|   30,409 |    1,096 |    2,749 |    5,954 |    7,583 |    2,029 |    5,431 |    1,970 |    3,597 |    9,374
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 1975 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1978 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1980 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1981 ......|   12,432 |      349 |    1,395 |    2,340 |    2,862 |    1,077 |    1,905 |      678 |    1,826 |    6,360
 1982 ......|   13,100 |      388 |    1,514 |    2,480 |    2,983 |    1,097 |    2,051 |      653 |    1,934 |    6,105
 1983 ......|   13,785 |      453 |    1,704 |    2,572 |    3,253 |      767 |    2,259 |      760 |    2,017 |    6,046
 1984 ......|   14,177 |      445 |    1,647 |    2,522 |    3,587 |      819 |    2,315 |      821 |    2,021 |    6,180
 1985 ......|   13,869 |      464 |    1,528 |    2,383 |    3,530 |      775 |    2,332 |      857 |    2,000 |    6,246
 1986 ......|   14,614 |      531 |    1,619 |    2,433 |    3,571 |      832 |    2,520 |      904 |    2,204 |    6,142
 1987 ......|   14,859 |      523 |    1,614 |    2,487 |    3,845 |      793 |    2,571 |      894 |    2,132 |    6,053
 1988 ......|   14,725 |      564 |    1,421 |    2,659 |    3,822 |      798 |    2,569 |      870 |    2,022 |    6,388
 1989 ......|   14,738 |      606 |    1,302 |    2,548 |    3,967 |      835 |    2,631 |      915 |    1,934 |    6,476
 1990 ......|   14,986 |      641 |    1,323 |    2,731 |    3,887 |      808 |    2,727 |      986 |    1,883 |    6,780
 1991 ......|   15,898 |      781 |    1,387 |    2,917 |    4,052 |      868 |    2,874 |    1,034 |    1,985 |    6,927
 1992 ......|   17,044 |      800 |    1,376 |    3,325 |    4,220 |      969 |    3,244 |    1,141 |    1,969 |    7,360
 1993 ......|   17,758 |      785 |    1,500 |    3,559 |    4,238 |    1,123 |    3,401 |    1,131 |    2,021 |    7,717
 1994 ......|   17,885 |      688 |    1,549 |    3,764 |    4,304 |    1,047 |    3,360 |    1,140 |    2,033 |    8,087
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 1975 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1976 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1977 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1978 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1980 2/....|       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA |       NA
 1981 ......|    8,430 |      259 |      945 |    1,639 |    1,862 |      663 |    1,396 |      520 |    1,146 |      693
 1982 ......|    8,988 |      269 |    1,022 |    1,665 |    1,958 |      666 |    1,581 |      530 |    1,297 |      689
 1983 ......|    9,561 |      321 |      913 |    1,872 |    2,277 |      563 |    1,874 |      501 |    1,240 |      763
 1984 ......|    9,711 |      281 |      882 |    1,948 |    2,289 |      573 |    1,907 |      559 |    1,272 |      778
 1985 ......|   10,253 |      319 |      921 |    2,029 |    2,570 |      666 |    1,883 |      635 |    1,230 |      871
 1986 ......|   11,565 |      317 |      916 |    2,156 |    3,116 |      742 |    2,131 |      706 |    1,481 |      965
 1987 ......|   11,854 |      363 |    1,014 |    2,114 |    3,031 |      747 |    2,272 |      733 |    1,580 |      954
 1988 ......|   12,500 |      405 |    1,036 |    2,184 |    3,311 |      746 |    2,437 |      768 |    1,613 |    1,071
 1989 ......|   13,009 |      441 |    1,210 |    2,242 |    3,427 |      826 |    2,318 |      889 |    1,656 |    1,155
 1990 ......|   13,401 |      462 |    1,293 |    2,280 |    3,493 |      842 |    2,394 |      891 |    1,746 |    1,205
 1991 ......|   14,292 |      485 |    1,312 |    2,458 |    3,833 |    1,005 |    2,418 |      923 |    1,858 |    1,323
 1992 ......|   14,284 |      456 |    1,331 |    2,452 |    3,907 |    1,112 |    2,422 |      918 |    1,686 |    1,290
 1993 ......|   13,510 |      449 |    1,291 |    2,315 |    3,747 |      936 |    2,305 |      839 |    1,628 |    1,265
 1994 ......|   12,524 |      408 |    1,200 |    2,190 |    3,279 |      982 |    2,071 |      830 |    1,564 |    1,287
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1/  MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS WERE NOT SURVEYED IN 1978; TOTALS
    INCLUDE ESTIMATES BASED ON 1977 AND 1979 DATA.
2/  DISTRIBUTION BY CITIZENSHIP DATA WERE NOT REQUESTED BEFORE 1980.
KEY:      NA = NOT AVAILABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING