Science and Engineering Degrees: 1966-96


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Suggested Citation top
National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Studies, Science and Engineering Degreess: 1966-96, NSF 99-330, Author, Susan T. Hill (Arlington, VA 1999).

March 1999

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The development of Science and Engineering Degrees: 1966-96, was managed by Susan T. Hill, Director, Doctorate Data Project, National Science Foundation (NSF), Division of Science Resources Studies (SRS), Human Resources Statistics Program (HRS), under the overall direction of Mary J. Golladay, Program Director, NSF, SRS, HRS and Jeanne E. Griffith, Director, SRS. Anne Houghton, Julia Harriston, and Tanya Gore of the Publications Management Group of SRS, provided copyediting and processing for this report. Quantum Research Corp. (QRC) of Bethesda, MD, under NSF contract number SRS-9423167, prepared the tables, charts, and report copy. QRC staff members who worked on this project were Heidi L. Clark, Teresa L. Grimes, George J. Nozicka, Elizabeth H. Peto, Virginia Sixeas, and George Wright. Laurie Leonard and Jerrilyn Heller of EDO Technology Services and Analysis provided composition services for this report.


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