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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 18: Students in Engineering


TABLE IV-B-17.  SUMMARY OF RESPONSES FROM ALL MECHANICAL ENGINEERING DEPARTMENTS
 AT ALL DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS: FALL 1994 [ NUMBER OF DEPARTMENTS =
                                    184 ]

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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 ..........|     36|      5|      2|    144|      0|    123|    338|    124|    149|     NA |    921
    GRADUATE TRAINEESHIPS .........|      1|     11|      0|     30|      0|     32|    101|      1|      5|     NA |    181
    GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANTS ..|    574|     54|      7|    591|     10|  1,059|  1,172|     34|  1,027|     NA |  4,528
    GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANTS ..|    NA |      0|      0|      2|      0|      8|  2,016|    NA |     38|     NA |  2,064
    OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT ........|    115|      0|      0|      2|      0|     34|    360|     79|     98|  3,163 |  3,851
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    FULL-TIME TOTAL ...............|    726|     70|      9|    769|     10|  1,256|  3,987|    238|  1,317|  3,163 | 11,545
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    FULL-TIME WOMEN ...............|     57|      8|      2|    109|      2|    132|    455|     12|    120|    280 |  1,177
    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR TOTAL ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  3,120
    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR WOMEN ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |    336
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
ITEM 6                             |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
  PART-TIME GRADUATE S&E STUDENTS: |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |
    TOTAL .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  5,266
    WOMEN .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |    549
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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 .........|     194|      19|     784|     195|   4,517|      57|     260|   4,342|  10,368
      WOMEN ENROLLED FULL-TIME .......|      47|       6|     112|      39|     540|      11|      40|     382|   1,177
    FULL-TIME, TOTAL .................|     241|      25|     896|     234|   5,057|      68|     300|   4,724|  11,545
                                      |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |
      MEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .........|      85|      23|     336|     155|   2,994|      31|     218|     875|   4,717
      WOMEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .......|      18|       5|      52|      19|     368|       8|      26|      53|     549
    PART-TIME, TOTAL .................|     103|      28|     388|     174|   3,362|      39|     244|     928|   5,266
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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 ............................|      10|       1|     270|     100|     381|     246|     137
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           WOMEN ............................|       3|       0|      16|       8|      27|      13|       6
                                             |        |        |        |        |        |        |
           WITH MD, DDS OR DVM DEGREES ......|       0|       1|       2|       0|       3|       0|       2
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KEY:      NA = NOT APPLICABLE
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING