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Technical Notes and Data Summaries

Summaries of Selected Departmental Responses



 TABLE IV-A-10.  SUMMARY OF RESPONSES FROM ALL SOCIAL SCIENCE DEPARTMENTS AT ALL

      GRADUATE INSTITUTIONS: FALL 1994 [ NUMBER OF DEPARTMENTS = 1,612 ]



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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 ..........|     58|     41|     34|    377|     17|    567|  4,642|    850|    913|     NA |  7,499 

    GRADUATE TRAINEESHIPS .........|     11|     89|     28|     40|      3|    127|  1,086|     41|    222|     NA |  1,647

    GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANTS ..|     93|    145|     65|    235|    392|    551|  5,155|     68|    747|     NA |  7,451

    GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANTS ..|    NA |      0|      0|      1|      5|    208| 11,375|    NA |     89|     NA | 11,678

    OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT ........|    105|     11|     10|     18|     16|    416|  2,390|    441|    507| 24,127 | 28,041

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    FULL-TIME TOTAL ...............|    267|    286|    137|    671|    433|  1,869| 24,648|  1,400|  2,478| 24,127 | 56,316

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    FULL-TIME WOMEN ...............|     58|    172|     81|    306|    151|    863| 11,099|    381|  1,069| 11,063 | 25,243

    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR TOTAL ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA | 16,876

    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR WOMEN ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  7,825

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ITEM 6                             |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |       

  PART-TIME GRADUATE S&E STUDENTS: |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |       

                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |       

    TOTAL .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA | 33,337

    WOMEN .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA | 16,338

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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 .........|   1,499|     128|   1,072|   1,089|  18,577|     171|     621|   7,916|  31,073

      WOMEN ENROLLED FULL-TIME .......|   1,870|     152|   1,131|   1,156|  15,898|     157|     557|   4,322|  25,243

    FULL-TIME, TOTAL .................|   3,369|     280|   2,203|   2,245|  34,475|     328|   1,178|  12,238|  56,316

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      MEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .........|   1,288|      56|     518|     849|  11,951|      91|     705|   1,541|  16,999

      WOMEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .......|   1,786|      65|     518|     914|  11,364|      95|     641|     955|  16,338

    PART-TIME, TOTAL .................|   3,074|     121|   1,036|   1,763|  23,315|     186|   1,346|   2,496|  33,337

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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  

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                                             |  (A)   |  (B)   |  (C)   |  (D)   |  (E)   |  (F)   |  (G)   

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           TOTAL ............................|      55|      17|     119|     181|     372|     133|     127

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           WOMEN ............................|      31|       5|      40|      68|     144|      35|      48

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           WITH MD, DDS OR DVM DEGREES ......|       1|       0|       0|       3|       4|       2|       1

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KEY:      NA = NOT APPLICABLE

SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS

    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING