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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 17: Students in the Sciences


TABLE IV-A-6.  SUMMARY OF RESPONSES FROM ALL COMPUTER SCIENCE DEPARTMENTS AT ALL
       GRADUATE INSTITUTIONS: FALL 1994 [ NUMBER OF DEPARTMENTS = 355 ]

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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 ..........|     38|      9|      0|    127|      0|     36|    452|     65|    182|     NA |    909
    GRADUATE TRAINEESHIPS .........|      8|      7|      0|     15|      0|     28|    160|     40|     23|     NA |    281
    GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANTS ..|    970|     75|      7|    888|      8|    440|    972|     25|    543|     NA |  3,928
    GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANTS ..|    NA |      1|      0|     17|      0|     12|  3,325|    NA |     58|     NA |  3,413
    OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT ........|    340|      3|      1|      8|      0|     41|    575|    136|    299|  6,757 |  8,160
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    FULL-TIME TOTAL ...............|  1,356|     95|      8|  1,055|      8|    557|  5,484|    266|  1,105|  6,757 | 16,691
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    FULL-TIME WOMEN ...............|    213|     20|      2|    180|      3|     98|  1,126|     35|    214|  1,660 |  3,551
    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR TOTAL ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  4,746
    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR WOMEN ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  1,079
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ITEM 6                             |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
  PART-TIME GRADUATE S&E STUDENTS: |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    TOTAL .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA | 17,282
    WOMEN .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  4,474
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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 .........|     286|      10|   1,221|     161|   4,851|      55|     266|   6,290|  13,140
      WOMEN ENROLLED FULL-TIME .......|     178|       1|     522|      57|   1,060|      26|      66|   1,641|   3,551
    FULL-TIME, TOTAL .................|     464|      11|   1,743|     218|   5,911|      81|     332|   7,931|  16,691
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      MEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .........|     414|      26|   1,528|     315|   7,524|      71|     578|   2,352|  12,808
      WOMEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .......|     317|       6|     831|     107|   2,177|      20|     232|     784|   4,474
    PART-TIME, TOTAL .................|     731|      32|   2,359|     422|   9,701|      91|     810|   3,136|  17,282
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                                             |                 POSTDOCTORATES                      |
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                                             |         SOURCE OF SUPPORT         |        |        | OTHER
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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 ............................|      29|       1|     112|      43|     185|      90|      49
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           WOMEN ............................|       6|       1|      18|       6|      31|      12|      10
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           WITH MD, DDS OR DVM DEGREES ......|       0|       0|       0|       0|       0|       0|       0
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KEY:      NA = NOT APPLICABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING