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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 17: Students in the Sciences


TABLE IV-A-3.  SUMMARY OF RESPONSES FROM ALL PHYSICAL SCIENCE DEPARTMENTS AT ALL
       GRADUATE INSTITUTIONS: FALL 1994 [ NUMBER OF DEPARTMENTS = 693 ]

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                                   |                STUDENTS RECEIVING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE                |        |
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                                   |       FEDERAL SOURCES (EXCLUDING LOANS)       |  NON-FEDERAL SOURCES  |        |
          ITEMS 5 AND 6            |                                               |                       |        |
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        ENROLLMENT STATUS,         |       |               |       |       |       |       |       |       |  SELF  | TOTAL
       MECHANISM OF SUPPORT,       |       |      HHS      |       |       |       |       |       |       |SUPPORT |FOR ALL
    AND GENDER OF S&E GRADUATE     |       |               |       |       |       |       |       |       |(INCLUD.|SOURCES
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            STUDENTS               |       |       |       |       |       | OTHER |       |       | OTHER |LOANS & |(SUM OF
                                   |  DOD  |  NIH  | OTHER |  NSF  | DEPT. |FEDERAL| INST. |FOREIGN|  U.S. | FAMILY |COLUMNS
                                   |       |       |  HHS  |       |OF AGR.|SOURCES|SUPPORT|SOURCES|SOURCES|SOURCES)| A - J)
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
                                   |  (A)  |  (B)  |  (C)  |  (D)  |  (E)  |  (F)  |  (G)  |  (H)  |  (I)  |  (J)   |  (K)
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ITEM 5                             |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
  FULL-TIME GRADUATE S&E STUDENTS: |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS ..........|     73|     60|      3|    264|      0|    457|  1,040|    127|    432|     NA |  2,456
    GRADUATE TRAINEESHIPS .........|     29|    218|      0|     21|      0|    183|    205|      5|     21|     NA |    682
    GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANTS ..|  1,040|  1,794|    153|  3,384|     42|  2,970|  1,495|     75|  1,346|     NA | 12,299
    GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANTS ..|    NA |      5|      1|     24|      0|     72| 11,776|    NA |     49|     NA | 11,927
    OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT ........|     58|      1|      6|      8|      0|     48|    321|    211|    146|  1,872 |  2,671
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    FULL-TIME TOTAL ...............|  1,200|  2,078|    163|  3,701|     42|  3,730| 14,837|    418|  1,994|  1,872 | 30,035
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    FULL-TIME WOMEN ...............|    232|    721|     52|    792|      9|    797|  4,141|     51|    494|    464 |  7,753
    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR TOTAL ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  6,436
    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR WOMEN ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  1,858
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ITEM 6                             |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
  PART-TIME GRADUATE S&E STUDENTS: |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    TOTAL .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  4,449
    WOMEN .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  1,404
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                                      |            U.S. CITIZENS AND PERMANENT RESIDENTS             |        |
               ITEM 7                 |                                                              |        |
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       RACE/ETHNICITY OF FULL-TIME    |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        | TOTAL
       AND PART-TIME GRADUATE S&E     | BLACK  |AMERICAN| ASIAN/ |        | WHITE  |        |        |        |(SUM OF
            STUDENTS, BY SEX          |  NON-  |INDIAN/ |PACIFIC |        |  NON-  |        |        |        |COLUMNS
                                      |HISPANIC|ALASKAN |ISLANDER|HISPANIC|HISPANIC|  OTHER |UNKNOWN |FOREIGN | A - H)
                                      |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |
                                      |  (A)   |  (B)   |  (C)   |  (D)   |  (E)   |  (F)   |  (G)   |  (H)   |  (I)
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      MEN ENROLLED FULL-TIME .........|     408|      41|   1,117|     373|  11,751|      94|     277|   8,221|  22,282
      WOMEN ENROLLED FULL-TIME .......|     299|      18|     539|     197|   3,859|      36|     100|   2,705|   7,753
    FULL-TIME, TOTAL .................|     707|      59|   1,656|     570|  15,610|     130|     377|  10,926|  30,035
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      MEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .........|      88|       6|     183|      67|   1,964|      31|     137|     569|   3,045
      WOMEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .......|      60|       1|     144|      35|     819|       9|      82|     254|   1,404
    PART-TIME, TOTAL .................|     148|       7|     327|     102|   2,783|      40|     219|     823|   4,449
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                                             |                 POSTDOCTORATES                      |
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                                             |         SOURCE OF SUPPORT         |        |        | OTHER
                                             |                                   |        |        |  NON-
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                     ITEM 8                  |                          |        |        |        |FACULTY
              S&E POSTDOCTORATES AND         |         FEDERAL          |        |        |        |RESEARCH
                NONFACULTY RESEARCH          |                          |        | TOTAL  |        | STAFF
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               STAFF WITH DOCTORATES         |        |        |        |        |FOR ALL |FOREIGN |  WITH
                                             |FELLOW- |TRAINEE-|RESEARCH|  NON-  |SOURCES |POSTDOC-|DOCTOR-
                                             | SHIPS  | SHIPS  | GRANTS |FEDERAL |(A - D) |TORATES |  ATES
                                             |        |        |        |        |        |        |
                                             |  (A)   |  (B)   |  (C)   |  (D)   |  (E)   |  (F)   |  (G)
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           TOTAL ............................|     285|      28|   4,274|   1,263|   5,850|   3,468|   1,222
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           WOMEN ............................|      59|       6|     615|     195|     875|     477|     155
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           WITH MD, DDS OR DVM DEGREES ......|       3|       0|      42|      13|      58|      37|       9
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KEY:      NA = NOT APPLICABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING