ERIC Number: ED386381
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Science and Engineering Degrees: 1966-93. Detailed Statistical Tables.
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA. Div. of Science Resources Studies.
This report is based on data obtained from several Federal agencies that had acquired them as part of their general statistics programs. The data cover earned degrees conferred in the aggregate United States which comprises the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Territories and Outlying Areas. The focus of this publication is on degrees in science and engineering fields, and, where appropriate, the data have been reclassified according to National Science Foundation field categories. It should be noted that data on engineering technology degrees and degrees in the health/medical sciences are not included in the science and engineering totals here. The report includes 15 statistical charts and 63 statistical tables with classifications based on age, gender, field of study, and educational level. (JRH)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Bachelors Degrees, Degrees (Academic), Doctoral Degrees, Engineering, Higher Education, Masters Degrees, Professional Education, Science Education, Sciences, Sex Differences
National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Studies, Arlington, VA 22230.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA. Div. of Science Resources Studies.