[GSS Logo] Graduate Student Survey

Technical Notes and Data Summaries

Summaries of Selected Departmental Responses



     TABLE IV-D-2.  SUMMARY OF RESPONSES FROM ALL DEPARTMENTS AT ALL PRIVATE

          INSTITUTIONS: FALL 1994 [ NUMBER OF DEPARTMENTS = 3,446 ]



_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

                                   |                                                                       |        |

                                   |                STUDENTS RECEIVING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE                |        |

                                   |                                                                       |        |

                                    _______________________________________________________________________         

                                   |                                               |                       |        |

                                   |       FEDERAL SOURCES (EXCLUDING LOANS)       |  NON-FEDERAL SOURCES  |        |

          ITEMS 5 AND 6            |                                               |                       |        |

                                    _______________________________________________________________________

        ENROLLMENT STATUS,         |       |               |       |       |       |       |       |       |  SELF  | TOTAL  

       MECHANISM OF SUPPORT,       |       |      HHS      |       |       |       |       |       |       |SUPPORT |FOR ALL 

    AND GENDER OF S&E GRADUATE     |       |               |       |       |       |       |       |       |(INCLUD.|SOURCES

                                            _______________

            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)   

                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |        

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |        

ITEM 5                             |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |        

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

                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |        

    GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS ..........|    335|    507|    100|  1,233|      5|    814|  7,108|  1,296|  1,590|     NA | 12,988 

    GRADUATE TRAINEESHIPS .........|     79|  2,554|    640|     94|      5|    582|  2,961|    121|    319|     NA |  7,355

    GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANTS ..|  2,277|  3,584|    286|  2,997|    148|  2,905|  5,033|    216|  2,894|     NA | 20,340

    GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANTS ..|    NA |     41|     10|     38|      0|    254| 12,063|    NA |    228|     NA | 12,634

    OTHER TYPES OF SUPPORT ........|    260|     93|      8|     17|      2|    349|  4,180|    726|  1,088| 36,222 | 42,945

                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |       

    FULL-TIME TOTAL ...............|  2,951|  6,779|  1,044|  4,379|    160|  4,904| 31,345|  2,359|  6,119| 36,222 | 96,262

                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |       

    FULL-TIME WOMEN ...............|    528|  3,035|    727|  1,140|     73|  1,541| 13,126|    590|  1,759| 18,410 | 40,929

    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR TOTAL ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA | 27,153

    FULL-TIME FIRST-YEAR WOMEN ....|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA | 12,369

                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |       

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

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

                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |       

    TOTAL .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA | 55,063

    WOMEN .........................|    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |    NA |     NA | 26,270

                                   |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |       |        |       

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

                                      |                                                              |        |        

                                      |            U.S. CITIZENS AND PERMANENT RESIDENTS             |        |        

               ITEM 7                 |                                                              |        |        

                                       ______________________________________________________________

       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)   

                                      |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        

   ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

                                      |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        

      MEN ENROLLED FULL-TIME .........|   1,646|     114|   3,503|   1,229|  27,593|     354|   1,339|  19,555|  55,333

      WOMEN ENROLLED FULL-TIME .......|   2,284|     151|   2,428|   1,417|  25,679|     207|   1,486|   7,277|  40,929

    FULL-TIME, TOTAL .................|   3,930|     265|   5,931|   2,646|  53,272|     561|   2,825|  26,832|  96,262

                                      |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        

      MEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .........|   1,134|      69|   2,120|     893|  19,019|     147|   1,970|   3,441|  28,793

      WOMEN ENROLLED PART-TIME .......|   1,908|      88|   1,299|     922|  18,661|     110|   1,912|   1,370|  26,270

    PART-TIME, TOTAL .................|   3,042|     157|   3,419|   1,815|  37,680|     257|   3,882|   4,811|  55,063

                                      |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        |        

   ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

                                             |                                                     |

                                             |                 POSTDOCTORATES                      |

                                             |                                                     |

                                              _____________________________________________________

                                             |                                   |        |        |

                                             |         SOURCE OF SUPPORT         |        |        | OTHER  

                                             |                                   |        |        |  NON-  

                                              ___________________________________

                     ITEM 8                  |                          |        |        |        |FACULTY 

              S&E POSTDOCTORATES AND         |         FEDERAL          |        |        |        |RESEARCH

                NONFACULTY RESEARCH          |                          |        | TOTAL  |        | STAFF  

                                              __________________________

               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)   

                                             |        |        |        |        |        |        |        

          __________________________________________________________________________________________________

                                             |        |        |        |        |        |        |        

           TOTAL ............................|   1,467|   1,423|   6,899|   5,397|  15,186|   7,925|   2,275

                                             |        |        |        |        |        |        |        

           WOMEN ............................|     540|     596|   1,995|   1,581|   4,712|   2,144|     619

                                             |        |        |        |        |        |        |        

           WITH MD, DDS OR DVM DEGREES ......|     406|     599|     996|   2,128|   4,129|   2,288|     297

                                             |        |        |        |        |        |        |        

          __________________________________________________________________________________________________

KEY:      NA = NOT APPLICABLE

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

    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING