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Summaries of Selected Departmental Responses



TABLE IV-A-5.  SUMMARY OF RESPONSES FROM ALL MATHEMATICAL SCIENCE DEPARTMENTS AT

     ALL GRADUATE INSTITUTIONS: FALL 1994 [ NUMBER OF DEPARTMENTS = 501 ]



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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 ..........|     42|      1|      0|    132|      0|    123|    646|    127|    130|     NA |  1,201 

    GRADUATE TRAINEESHIPS .........|      6|     11|      0|     13|      0|     40|    149|     19|     19|     NA |    257

    GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANTS ..|    129|     55|      8|    346|     16|    189|    702|      5|    104|     NA |  1,554

    GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANTS ..|    NA |      0|      0|     17|      0|     33|  7,521|    NA |     27|     NA |  7,598

    OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT ........|    195|      1|      0|      2|      0|     39|    419|     80|     53|  2,805 |  3,594

                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |       

    FULL-TIME TOTAL ...............|    372|     68|      8|    510|     16|    424|  9,437|    231|    333|  2,805 | 14,204

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    FULL-TIME WOMEN ...............|     48|     13|      1|    144|      7|    153|  2,854|     48|    120|  1,018 |  4,406

    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR TOTAL ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  3,967

    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR WOMEN ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  1,375

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

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

                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |       

    TOTAL .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  5,432

    WOMEN .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA |  2,149

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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 .........|     204|      17|     497|     128|   4,699|      58|     231|   3,964|   9,798

      WOMEN ENROLLED FULL-TIME .......|     205|       9|     284|      82|   2,259|      44|      97|   1,426|   4,406

    FULL-TIME, TOTAL .................|     409|      26|     781|     210|   6,958|     102|     328|   5,390|  14,204

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      MEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .........|     137|       7|     224|     103|   2,141|      19|     190|     462|   3,283

      WOMEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .......|     127|       3|     185|      53|   1,416|      11|      83|     271|   2,149

    PART-TIME, TOTAL .................|     264|      10|     409|     156|   3,557|      30|     273|     733|   5,432

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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 ............................|      37|      25|     118|      82|     262|     108|      72

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           WOMEN ............................|       7|       8|      27|      13|      55|      19|       7

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           WITH MD, DDS OR DVM DEGREES ......|       0|       0|       5|       0|       5|       3|       0

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KEY:      NA = NOT APPLICABLE

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

    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING