ERIC Number: ED439933
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000-Feb
Science and Engineering Degrees, by Race/Ethnicity of Recipients: 1989-97. Detailed Statistical Tables.
Hill, Susan T.
This publication provides detailed statistical data on degrees in science and engineering fields by the race/ethnicity of recipients from 1989-1997. Bachelor's and master's degree data were obtained from the universe institution surveys of the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), U.S. Department of Education. Data on doctorates are from the Survey of Earned Doctorates, a university survey of individual doctorate recipients sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and four other federal agencies. The estimates of population in the various age categories are based on data that was collected and published by the Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Commerce. Sections include: (1) "Technical Notes"; (2) "Detailed Statistical Tables"; (3) "Classification of Programs"; and (4) "Getting Information on the World Wide Web." (CCM)
Descriptors: Degrees (Academic), Engineering Education, Ethnicity, Higher Education, Race, Science Education, Statistical Data, Statistical Surveys, Tables (Data)
National Science Foundation, Div. of Science Resources Studies, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22230. Tel: 301-947-2722. For full text: http://www.nsf.gov/sbe/srs/stats.htm.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA. Div. of Science Resources Studies.