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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 17: Students in the Sciences


TABLE IV-B-3.  SUMMARY OF RESPONSES FROM ALL PHYSICAL SCIENCE DEPARTMENTS AT ALL
  DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS: FALL 1994 [ NUMBER OF DEPARTMENTS = 560 ]

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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|     59|      3|    264|      0|    455|  1,004|    127|    431|     NA |  2,416
    GRADUATE TRAINEESHIPS .........|     29|    206|      0|     21|      0|    179|    205|      4|     21|     NA |    665
    GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANTS ..|  1,033|  1,783|    153|  3,372|     42|  2,944|  1,395|     75|  1,340|     NA | 12,137
    GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANTS ..|    NA |      5|      1|     22|      0|     72| 11,527|    NA |     48|     NA | 11,675
    OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT ........|     58|      1|      0|      8|      0|     35|    301|    210|    140|  1,656 |  2,409
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    FULL-TIME TOTAL ...............|  1,193|  2,054|    157|  3,687|     42|  3,685| 14,432|    416|  1,980|  1,656 | 29,302
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    FULL-TIME WOMEN ...............|    231|    709|     50|    791|      9|    783|  3,999|     51|    490|    411 |  7,524
    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR TOTAL ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  6,190
    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR WOMEN ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  1,770
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ITEM 6                             |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
  PART-TIME GRADUATE S&E STUDENTS: |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    TOTAL .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  3,442
    WOMEN .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  1,022
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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 .........|     367|      41|   1,089|     357|  11,497|      92|     262|   8,073|  21,778
      WOMEN ENROLLED FULL-TIME .......|     270|      18|     514|     193|   3,766|      36|      93|   2,634|   7,524
    FULL-TIME, TOTAL .................|     637|      59|   1,603|     550|  15,263|     128|     355|  10,707|  29,302
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      MEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .........|      62|       5|     128|      47|   1,569|      20|      93|     496|   2,420
      WOMEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .......|      34|       1|      85|      26|     610|       7|      62|     197|   1,022
    PART-TIME, TOTAL .................|      96|       6|     213|      73|   2,179|      27|     155|     693|   3,442
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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 ............................|     285|      28|   4,243|   1,254|   5,810|   3,438|   1,222
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           WOMEN ............................|      59|       6|     610|     190|     865|     467|     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