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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 17: Students in the Sciences


   TABLE IV-B-4.  SUMMARY OF RESPONSES FROM ALL EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, AND OCEAN
   SCIENCES DEPARTMENTS AT ALL DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS: FALL 1994 [
                        NUMBER OF DEPARTMENTS = 334 ]

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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 ..........|     39|      0|      0|     79|      1|    147|    350|     74|    174|     NA |    864
    GRADUATE TRAINEESHIPS .........|      9|      4|      0|     16|      0|     36|     50|      6|     17|     NA |    138
    GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANTS ..|    333|     32|      1|  1,281|     53|  1,324|  1,167|     37|    486|     NA |  4,714
    GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANTS ..|    NA |      0|      0|     12|      3|     20|  2,337|    NA |     17|     NA |  2,389
    OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT ........|    112|      0|      0|      5|      4|     64|    224|    115|     88|  2,173 |  2,785
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    FULL-TIME TOTAL ...............|    493|     36|      1|  1,393|     61|  1,591|  4,128|    232|    782|  2,173 | 10,890
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    FULL-TIME WOMEN ...............|    126|     17|      0|    431|     20|    514|  1,434|     46|    226|    764 |  3,578
    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR TOTAL ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  2,812
    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR WOMEN ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  1,017
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ITEM 6                             |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
  PART-TIME GRADUATE S&E STUDENTS: |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    TOTAL .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  3,383
    WOMEN .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  1,125
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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 .........|      78|      15|     208|     141|   4,707|      20|      85|   2,058|   7,312
      WOMEN ENROLLED FULL-TIME .......|      51|      21|     120|      84|   2,497|      27|      42|     736|   3,578
    FULL-TIME, TOTAL .................|     129|      36|     328|     225|   7,204|      47|     127|   2,794|  10,890
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      MEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .........|      26|       5|      65|      34|   1,790|      42|      47|     249|   2,258
      WOMEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .......|      28|       1|      27|      28|     891|       9|      28|     113|   1,125
    PART-TIME, TOTAL .................|      54|       6|      92|      62|   2,681|      51|      75|     362|   3,383
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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 ............................|      59|       8|     594|     154|     815|     303|     428
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           WOMEN ............................|      21|       0|     114|      37|     172|      60|      75
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           WITH MD, DDS OR DVM DEGREES ......|       0|       0|       4|       1|       5|       4|       1
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KEY:      NA = NOT APPLICABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING