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Technical Notes and Data Summaries

Summaries of Selected Departmental Responses



 TABLE IV-A-20.  SUMMARY OF RESPONSES FROM ALL HEALTH FIELDS DEPARTMENTS AT ALL

      GRADUATE INSTITUTIONS: FALL 1994 [ NUMBER OF DEPARTMENTS = 3,014 ]



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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 ..........|     31|    231|     84|     61|      0|    171|    989|    100|    461|     NA |  2,128 

    GRADUATE TRAINEESHIPS .........|     11|    975|  2,764|      6|      1|    814|    680|     19|    100|     NA |  5,370

    GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANTS ..|     40|  1,084|    182|     49|     70|    290|  2,101|     40|    480|     NA |  4,336

    GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANTS ..|    NA |     35|     39|      1|      0|     41|  2,637|    NA |     42|     NA |  2,795

    OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT ........|    300|     65|     68|      0|      3|    368|  2,010|    299|    340| 20,925 | 24,378

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    FULL-TIME TOTAL ...............|    382|  2,390|  3,137|    117|     74|  1,684|  8,417|    458|  1,423| 20,925 | 39,007

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    FULL-TIME WOMEN ...............|    193|  1,300|  2,708|     50|     26|  1,228|  5,625|    243|    864| 15,813 | 28,050

    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR TOTAL ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA | 14,002

    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR WOMEN ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA | 10,447

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

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

                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |       

    TOTAL .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA | 34,467

    WOMEN .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA | 28,837

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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 .........|     348|      44|     745|     399|   7,085|     181|     306|   1,849|  10,957

      WOMEN ENROLLED FULL-TIME .......|   1,268|     134|   1,243|   1,105|  21,563|     176|     735|   1,826|  28,050

    FULL-TIME, TOTAL .................|   1,616|     178|   1,988|   1,504|  28,648|     357|   1,041|   3,675|  39,007

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      MEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .........|     283|      34|     288|     205|   4,234|      30|     233|     323|   5,630

      WOMEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .......|   1,674|     130|     854|     780|  23,671|      70|   1,200|     458|  28,837

    PART-TIME, TOTAL .................|   1,957|     164|   1,142|     985|  27,905|     100|   1,433|     781|  34,467

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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 ............................|   1,199|   1,610|   2,994|   4,569|  10,372|   4,984|   1,189

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           WOMEN ............................|     478|     628|   1,027|   1,379|   3,512|   1,390|     474

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           WITH MD, DDS OR DVM DEGREES ......|     653|     913|     957|   2,711|   5,234|   2,525|     253

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KEY:      NA = NOT APPLICABLE

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

    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING