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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 16: Medical Schools


   TABLE B-130.  MALE GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
                 FIELDS IN MEDICAL SCHOOLS, 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 .............|   9,932 |  10,000 |  10,098 |  10,398 |  11,097 |  11,781 |  12,586 |  13,326
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   6,922 |   7,081 |   7,225 |   7,344 |   7,722 |   8,077 |   8,383 |   8,811
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   6,744 |   6,919 |   7,055 |   7,151 |   7,546 |   7,874 |   8,159 |   8,603
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   CHEMISTRY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   PHYSICS ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|      10 |      10 |      15 |      13 |      16 |      17 |      15 |      28
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|      10 |      10 |      15 |      13 |      16 |      17 |      15 |      28
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|      14 |      12 |       8 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|       3 |       2 |       1 |       4 |       7 |       6 |       4 |       2
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|   6,499 |   6,699 |   6,839 |   6,947 |   7,328 |   7,658 |   7,951 |   8,368
   ANATOMY ...............................|     425 |     437 |     442 |     408 |     409 |     430 |     426 |     431
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|   1,306 |   1,342 |   1,397 |   1,413 |   1,446 |   1,473 |   1,471 |   1,546
   BIOLOGY ...............................|      69 |      57 |      63 |      62 |      57 |      60 |      52 |      58
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|     317 |     309 |     284 |     286 |     339 |     373 |     414 |     425
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|     246 |     255 |     266 |     245 |     278 |     306 |     320 |     338
   BOTANY ................................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|     461 |     493 |     538 |     606 |     635 |     696 |     715 |     807
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|       1 |       5 |       1 |       4 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       0
   GENETICS ..............................|     166 |     158 |     167 |     182 |     253 |     280 |     296 |     290
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|   1,141 |   1,248 |   1,279 |   1,280 |   1,325 |   1,355 |   1,368 |   1,349
   NUTRITION .............................|      37 |      16 |      21 |      16 |      11 |      15 |      12 |      13
   PATHOLOGY .............................|     384 |     392 |     412 |     409 |     409 |     432 |     461 |     535
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|     799 |     815 |     822 |     810 |     818 |     837 |     862 |     960
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|     909 |     893 |     840 |     858 |     916 |     914 |     941 |     987
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|     238 |     279 |     307 |     368 |     430 |     487 |     613 |     629
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     175 |     158 |     145 |     136 |     144 |     137 |     133 |     130
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|      43 |      38 |      47 |      49 |      51 |      56 |      56 |      75
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|       6 |      17 |      16 |      16 |      17 |      14 |      18 |      18
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |      16
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|      17 |       4 |       5 |       8 |       9 |       9 |      10 |       9
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|      20 |      17 |      26 |      25 |      25 |      33 |      28 |      32
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     178 |     162 |     170 |     193 |     176 |     203 |     224 |     208
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|     178 |     162 |     170 |     193 |     176 |     203 |     224 |     208
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|   3,010 |   2,919 |   2,873 |   3,054 |   3,375 |   3,704 |   4,203 |   4,515
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     517 |     531 |     540 |     573 |     681 |     751 |     802 |     848
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|     214 |     199 |     212 |     237 |     266 |     290 |     294 |     281
 NURSING .................................|     140 |     154 |     170 |     167 |     205 |     221 |     238 |     252
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|     144 |     149 |     160 |     169 |     169 |     168 |     178 |     168
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|   1,354 |   1,204 |     950 |   1,045 |   1,070 |   1,091 |   1,339 |   1,422
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|      47 |      29 |      34 |      40 |      39 |      46 |      56 |      65
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |      20 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       4
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     594 |     653 |     807 |     803 |     945 |   1,137 |   1,296 |   1,475
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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