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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 16: Medical Schools


TABLE B-133.  FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH
   FIELDS IN MEDICAL SCHOOLS, BY TYPE AND SOURCE OF MAJOR SUPPORT: 1987-94

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    TYPE AND SOURCE OF MAJOR SUPPORT    |  1987   |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994
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TOTAL, ALL TYPES:                       |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|  16,222 |  17,130 |  17,718 |  18,634 |  20,066 |  21,612 |  23,063 |  24,674
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   6,323 |   6,846 |   7,115 |   7,557 |   7,905 |   8,424 |   8,917 |   9,445
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     191 |     194 |     206 |     208 |     228 |     249 |     267 |     257
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|   5,390 |   5,844 |   6,064 |   6,585 |   6,950 |   7,344 |   7,595 |   8,038
       NIH .............................|   4,375 |   4,634 |   5,035 |   5,370 |   5,836 |   6,183 |   6,596 |   7,021
       OTHER HHS .......................|   1,015 |   1,210 |   1,029 |   1,215 |   1,114 |   1,161 |     999 |   1,017
     NSF ...............................|     210 |     228 |     243 |     207 |     211 |     279 |     298 |     296
     USDA ..............................|      24 |      25 |      20 |      40 |      27 |      19 |      48 |      41
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     508 |     555 |     582 |     517 |     489 |     533 |     709 |     813
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   5,633 |   5,877 |   6,076 |   6,279 |   6,660 |   7,256 |   7,364 |   7,608
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|   1,132 |   1,166 |   1,256 |   1,339 |   1,482 |   1,426 |   1,647 |   1,628
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     934 |     964 |   1,058 |   1,131 |   1,305 |   1,253 |   1,459 |   1,433
     FOREIGN ...........................|     198 |     202 |     198 |     208 |     177 |     173 |     188 |     195
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|   3,134 |   3,241 |   3,271 |   3,459 |   4,019 |   4,506 |   5,135 |   5,993
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FELLOWSHIPS:                            |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   2,375 |   2,192 |   2,360 |   2,418 |   2,693 |   3,055 |   2,916 |   3,123
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     521 |     519 |     577 |     608 |     653 |     772 |     723 |     770
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      19 |      28 |      25 |      20 |      28 |      27 |      23 |      25
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|     366 |     345 |     382 |     410 |     455 |     518 |     482 |     477
       NIH .............................|     324 |     299 |     316 |     341 |     398 |     472 |     442 |     433
       OTHER HHS .......................|      42 |      46 |      66 |      69 |      57 |      46 |      40 |      44
     NSF ...............................|      85 |     106 |     116 |     132 |     109 |     137 |     124 |     161
     USDA ..............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       2 |       1 |       1 |       5 |       0
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|      51 |      40 |      54 |      44 |      60 |      89 |      89 |     107
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   1,467 |   1,243 |   1,392 |   1,410 |   1,587 |   1,789 |   1,669 |   1,850
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     387 |     430 |     391 |     400 |     453 |     494 |     524 |     503
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     295 |     345 |     309 |     335 |     391 |     418 |     420 |     414
     FOREIGN ...........................|      92 |      85 |      82 |      65 |      62 |      76 |     104 |      89
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
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TRAINEESHIPS:                           |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   3,714 |   3,975 |   3,726 |   4,026 |   4,193 |   4,237 |   4,408 |   4,797
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   2,874 |   2,971 |   2,707 |   2,940 |   3,082 |   3,249 |   3,380 |   3,579
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|       6 |       9 |      17 |      12 |       7 |      19 |      13 |      31
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|   2,595 |   2,723 |   2,443 |   2,679 |   2,867 |   3,011 |   3,027 |   3,205
       NIH .............................|   1,706 |   1,713 |   1,666 |   1,760 |   1,999 |   2,044 |   2,135 |   2,385
       OTHER HHS .......................|     889 |   1,010 |     777 |     919 |     868 |     967 |     892 |     820
     NSF ...............................|      44 |      34 |      36 |       6 |       8 |      19 |      29 |      25
     USDA ..............................|       6 |       6 |       2 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       6 |       0
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     223 |     199 |     209 |     241 |     200 |     200 |     305 |     318
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|     733 |     886 |     911 |     948 |     994 |     880 |     897 |   1,033
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     107 |     118 |     108 |     138 |     117 |     108 |     131 |     185
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|      85 |      95 |      87 |     121 |     110 |      93 |     108 |     159
     FOREIGN ...........................|      22 |      23 |      21 |      17 |       7 |      15 |      23 |      26
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
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RESEARCH ASSISTANTSHIPS:                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   4,663 |   5,393 |   5,949 |   6,360 |   6,653 |   7,163 |   7,720 |   8,035
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|   2,574 |   2,917 |   3,341 |   3,552 |   3,736 |   3,884 |   4,221 |   4,477
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     117 |     109 |      88 |      82 |      73 |      28 |      42 |      62
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|   2,287 |   2,611 |   3,056 |   3,274 |   3,428 |   3,578 |   3,850 |   4,086
       NIH .............................|   2,216 |   2,472 |   2,899 |   3,091 |   3,280 |   3,449 |   3,795 |   4,004
       OTHER HHS .......................|      71 |     139 |     157 |     183 |     148 |     129 |      55 |      82
     NSF ...............................|      75 |      79 |      82 |      65 |      89 |     114 |     142 |     107
     USDA ..............................|      17 |      19 |      17 |      36 |      26 |      18 |      33 |      40
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|      78 |      99 |      98 |      95 |     120 |     146 |     154 |     182
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   1,711 |   2,082 |   2,075 |   2,237 |   2,293 |   2,660 |   2,788 |   2,891
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     378 |     394 |     533 |     571 |     624 |     619 |     711 |     667
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     362 |     364 |     486 |     529 |     583 |     589 |     670 |     630
     FOREIGN ...........................|      16 |      30 |      47 |      42 |      41 |      30 |      41 |      37
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
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TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIPS:                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   1,186 |   1,164 |   1,185 |   1,140 |   1,243 |   1,248 |   1,327 |   1,280
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|      45 |      61 |      63 |      62 |      59 |      92 |     102 |      96
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|      35 |      49 |      51 |      49 |      41 |      74 |      82 |      88
       NIH .............................|      34 |      43 |      50 |      47 |      40 |      74 |      82 |      88
       OTHER HHS .......................|       1 |       6 |       1 |       2 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0
     NSF ...............................|       1 |       2 |       4 |       2 |       1 |       8 |       2 |       0
     USDA ..............................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       3 |       1
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|       9 |      10 |       8 |      11 |      17 |      10 |      15 |       7
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|   1,109 |   1,089 |   1,096 |   1,062 |   1,137 |   1,119 |   1,152 |   1,106
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|      32 |      14 |      26 |      16 |      47 |      37 |      73 |      78
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|      32 |      14 |      26 |      16 |      47 |      37 |      73 |      78
     FOREIGN ...........................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A |     N/A
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OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT:                 |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SOURCES ...................|   4,284 |   4,406 |   4,498 |   4,690 |   5,284 |   5,909 |   6,692 |   7,439
   FEDERAL, TOTAL ......................|     309 |     378 |     427 |     395 |     375 |     427 |     491 |     523
     DEPT. OF DEFENSE ..................|      49 |      48 |      76 |      94 |     120 |     175 |     189 |     139
     DEPT. OF HHS, TOTAL ...............|     107 |     116 |     132 |     173 |     159 |     163 |     154 |     182
       NIH .............................|      95 |     107 |     104 |     131 |     119 |     144 |     142 |     111
       OTHER HHS .......................|      12 |       9 |      28 |      42 |      40 |      19 |      12 |      71
     NSF ...............................|       5 |       7 |       5 |       2 |       4 |       1 |       1 |       3
     USDA ..............................|       1 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       0
     ALL OTHER FEDERAL .................|     147 |     207 |     213 |     126 |      92 |      88 |     146 |     199
   INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT ...............|     613 |     577 |     602 |     622 |     649 |     808 |     858 |     728
   OTHER OUTSIDE SUPPORT, TOTAL ........|     228 |     210 |     198 |     214 |     241 |     168 |     208 |     195
     ALL OTHER U.S. ....................|     160 |     146 |     150 |     130 |     174 |     116 |     188 |     152
     FOREIGN ...........................|      68 |      64 |      48 |      84 |      67 |      52 |      20 |      43
   SELF-SUPPORT ........................|   3,134 |   3,241 |   3,271 |   3,459 |   4,019 |   4,506 |   5,135 |   5,993
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KEY:      N/A = NOT APPLICABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING