Academic Institutional Profiles

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ


Highlights from the NSF 2000 Surveys

NCA&T ranks # 210 (out of 615 institutions surveyed) in total R&D expenditures.

NCA&T ranks # 170 (out of 1531 institutions) in science and engineering (S&E) obligations.

NCA&T ranks # 256 (out of 610 institutions surveyed) in total full-time S&E graduate students .

Detailed information about NSF academic institutional profiles and the surveys from which the profile data are obtained is available on the NSF academic institutional profile home page.


North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

          Total separately budgeted R&D expenditures in the sciences
                  and engineering, by field: selected years
                            (Dollars in thousands)
 
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                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
         Field         |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   
                       |  1989  |  1995  |  1996  |  1997  |  1998  |  1999  
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
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                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Total .................|  6,706 | 15,774 | 15,991 | 15,817 | 14,816 | 14,741 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Engineering ...........|  3,097 |  9,269 |  9,765 | 10,437 |  9,597 |  8,922 
  Aero/astronautical ..|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Bioeng/biomedical ...|     -- |     -- |     -- |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Chemical ............|    180 |    244 |    547 |  1,020 |  1,304 |    725 
  Civil ...............|      1 |    717 |    956 |    976 |    854 |  1,648 
  Electrical ..........|    425 |  2,437 |  2,656 |  2,423 |  1,771 |  1,696 
  Mechanical ..........|  1,143 |  3,060 |  2,926 |  3,477 |  3,887 |  3,190 
  Metallurgical & mat..|     -- |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|  1,348 |  2,811 |  2,680 |  2,541 |  1,781 |  1,663 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Physical sciences .....|    258 |    566 |    479 |    551 |    463 |    567 
  Astronomy ...........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Chemistry ...........|    229 |    466 |    204 |    238 |    265 |      0 
  Physics .............|     29 |    100 |    275 |    313 |    198 |    277 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |    290 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Environmental sciences |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Atmospheric sciences |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Earth sciences ......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Oceanography ........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Mathematical sciences .|     49 |      2 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Computer sciences .....|      0 |    347 |    308 |    237 |    386 |    429 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Life sciences .........|  2,567 |  4,515 |  4,575 |  4,005 |  3,833 |  4,004 
  Agricultural sciences|  2,348 |  4,280 |  3,754 |  3,265 |  2,879 |  3,314 
  Biological sciences .|    219 |    235 |    821 |    726 |    947 |    623 
  Medical sciences ....|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      7 |     67 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      0 |      0 |     14 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Psychology ............|    111 |    108 |     35 |     80 |     70 |    155 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Social sciences .......|    370 |    896 |    802 |    459 |    466 |    613 
  Economics ...........|      0 |      0 |     24 |      0 |      0 |      3 
  Political science ...|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Sociology ...........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|    370 |    896 |    778 |    459 |    466 |    610 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Other sciences, n.e.c. |    254 |     71 |     27 |     48 |      1 |     51 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         Survey of Research and Development Expenditures at Universities
         and Colleges

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

   Federally financed separately budgeted R&D expenditures in the sciences
                  and engineering, by field: selected years
                            (Dollars in thousands)
 
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
         Field         |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   
                       |  1989  |  1995  |  1996  |  1997  |  1998  |  1999  
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Total .................|  5,752 | 12,501 | 12,521 | 13,362 | 12,924 | 12,454 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Engineering ...........|  2,470 |  7,250 |  7,882 |  8,987 |  8,409 |  7,756 
  Aero/astronautical ..|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Bioeng/biomedical ...|     -- |     -- |     -- |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Chemical ............|    137 |    195 |    427 |    969 |  1,271 |    711 
  Civil ...............|      1 |    609 |    628 |    552 |    603 |  1,408 
  Electrical ..........|    314 |  2,296 |  2,523 |  2,334 |  1,654 |  1,542 
  Mechanical ..........|    944 |  2,481 |  2,253 |  3,046 |  3,498 |  2,790 
  Metallurgical & mat..|     -- |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|  1,074 |  1,669 |  2,051 |  2,086 |  1,383 |  1,305 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Physical sciences .....|    251 |    525 |    329 |    506 |    451 |    565 
  Astronomy ...........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Chemistry ...........|    225 |    440 |    151 |    234 |    253 |      0 
  Physics .............|     26 |     85 |    178 |    272 |    198 |    275 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |    290 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Environmental sciences |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Atmospheric sciences |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Earth sciences ......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Oceanography ........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Mathematical sciences .|     27 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Computer sciences .....|      0 |    308 |    231 |    205 |    374 |    416 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Life sciences .........|  2,511 |  3,675 |  3,745 |  3,125 |  3,197 |  2,956 
  Agricultural sciences|  2,299 |  3,571 |  3,238 |  2,589 |  2,396 |  2,503 
  Biological sciences .|    212 |    104 |    507 |    536 |    794 |    451 
  Medical sciences ....|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      7 |      2 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Psychology ............|    111 |    108 |     35 |     80 |     70 |    152 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Social sciences .......|    128 |    635 |    299 |    459 |    422 |    558 
  Economics ...........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      3 
  Political science ...|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Sociology ...........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|    128 |    635 |    299 |    459 |    422 |    555 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Other sciences, n.e.c. |    254 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      1 |     51 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         Survey of Research and Development Expenditures at Universities
         and Colleges

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

  Separately budgeted R&D expenditures in the sciences and engineering
                  by source of funds: selected years
                            (Dollars in thousands)
 
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
         Field         |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   
                       |  1989  |  1995  |  1996  |  1997  |  1998  |  1999  
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Total .................|  6,706 | 15,774 | 15,991 | 15,817 | 14,816 | 14,741 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Federal Government ....|  5,752 | 12,501 | 12,521 | 13,362 | 12,924 | 12,454 
State and local govt ..|    362 |    920 |    897 |    124 |     46 |     33 
Industry ..............|      0 |    246 |    392 |    366 |    239 |    383 
Institutional funds ...|      0 |  1,418 |  1,355 |  1,304 |  1,229 |  1,581 
All other sources .....|    592 |    689 |    826 |    661 |    378 |    290 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         Survey of Research and Development Expenditures at Universities
         and Colleges

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

   Total current fund expenditures for scientific and engineering research
                     equipment, by field: selected years
                            (Dollars in thousands)
 
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
         Field         |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   
                       |  1989  |  1995  |  1996  |  1997  |  1998  |  1999  
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Total .................|    570 |  1,668 |  1,356 |  1,615 |    440 |    326 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Engineering ...........|    485 |  1,190 |    838 |  1,303 |    435 |    239 
  Aero/astronautical ..|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Bioeng/biomedical ...|     -- |     -- |     -- |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Chemical ............|     33 |     35 |    122 |    368 |    308 |      0 
  Civil ...............|      0 |    270 |     46 |     89 |     20 |    144 
  Electrical ..........|     61 |    144 |     31 |    206 |     42 |     13 
  Mechanical ..........|    241 |    391 |    402 |    364 |     60 |     62 
  Metallurgical & mat..|     -- |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|    150 |    350 |    237 |    276 |      5 |     20 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Physical sciences .....|     14 |    129 |     93 |    118 |      5 |      0 
  Astronomy ...........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Chemistry ...........|     14 |    121 |     13 |     95 |      0 |      0 
  Physics .............|      0 |      8 |     80 |     23 |      5 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Environmental sciences |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Atmospheric sciences |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Earth sciences ......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Oceanography ........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Mathematical sciences .|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Computer sciences .....|      0 |     77 |    146 |     39 |      0 |     31 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Life sciences .........|     50 |    269 |    279 |    155 |      0 |     56 
  Agricultural sciences|     34 |    189 |    205 |     98 |      0 |     11 
  Biological sciences .|     16 |     80 |     74 |     57 |      0 |     45 
  Medical sciences ....|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Psychology ............|      9 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Social sciences .......|     10 |      3 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Economics ...........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Political science ...|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Sociology ...........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|     10 |      3 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Other sciences, n.e.c. |      2 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         Survey of Research and Development Expenditures at Universities
         and Colleges

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

 Federally financed current fund expenditures for scientific and engineering
                 research equipment, by field: selected years
                            (Dollars in thousands)
 
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
         Field         |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   
                       |  1989  |  1995  |  1996  |  1997  |  1998  |  1999  
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Total .................|    519 |  1,337 |    991 |  1,523 |    440 |    242 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Engineering ...........|    444 |  1,072 |    633 |  1,285 |    435 |    211 
  Aero/astronautical ..|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Bioeng/biomedical ...|     -- |     -- |     -- |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Chemical ............|     33 |     34 |    118 |    368 |    308 |      0 
  Civil ...............|      0 |    265 |     20 |     71 |     20 |    116 
  Electrical ..........|     35 |    144 |     31 |    206 |     42 |     13 
  Mechanical ..........|    238 |    307 |    227 |    364 |     60 |     62 
  Metallurgical & mat..|     -- |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|    138 |    322 |    237 |    276 |      5 |     20 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Physical sciences .....|     14 |    128 |     88 |    118 |      5 |      0 
  Astronomy ...........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Chemistry ...........|     14 |    120 |      8 |     95 |      0 |      0 
  Physics .............|      0 |      8 |     80 |     23 |      5 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Environmental sciences |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Atmospheric sciences |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Earth sciences ......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Oceanography ........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Mathematical sciences .|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Computer sciences .....|      0 |     76 |    146 |     39 |      0 |     31 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Life sciences .........|     50 |     59 |    124 |     81 |      0 |      0 
  Agricultural sciences|     34 |     59 |    124 |     81 |      0 |      0 
  Biological sciences .|     16 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Medical sciences ....|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Psychology ............|      9 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Social sciences .......|      0 |      2 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Economics ...........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Political science ...|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Sociology ...........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
  Other, n.e.c. .......|      0 |      2 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
Other sciences, n.e.c. |      2 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |        
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         Survey of Research and Development Expenditures at Universities
         and Colleges

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

           Total Federal S&E obligations, by agency: selected years
                           (Dollars in thousands)
 
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        |
        Agency         |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   
                       |  1994  |  1995  |  1996  |  1997  |  1998  |  1999  
                       |        |        |        |        |        | 
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        | 
Total .................| 17,519 | 18,124 | 15,647 | 16,384 | 15,849 | 15,156 
                       |        |        |        |        |        | 
Dept of Agriculture ...|  6,176 |  6,354 |  6,273 |  6,093 |  6,304 |  6,439 
Bureau of Engraving &  |        |        |        |        |        |
  Printing ............|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of Commerce ......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of Defense .......|  2,199 |  5,347 |  2,168 |  1,374 |  1,590 |  1,405 
Dept of Education .....|    302 |    193 |      0 |    101 |    136 |    159 
Dept of Energy ........|    353 |    429 |    705 |    189 |    200 |    179 
Environmental Protect  |        |        |        |        |        |
  Agency ..............|    108 |     99 |     96 |      6 |     28 |      0 
General Services Admin |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of Health &       |        |        |        |        |        |
  Human Services ......|    826 |    114 |    625 |    565 |    418 |    330 
Dept of Housing &      |        |        |        |        |        |
  Urban Development ...|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of the Interior ..|     53 |      0 |      0 |     20 |      0 |      0 
Agency for             |        |        |        |        |        |
  International Dev ...|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Appalachian Regional   |        |        |        |        |        |
  Commission ..........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Off of Justice Programs|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of Labor .........|      0 |    200 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
National Aeronautics & |        |        |        |        |        |
  Space Admin .........|  3,412 |  3,795 |  2,836 |  3,806 |  3,380 |  2,906 
National Science       |        |        |        |        |        |
  Foundation ..........|  3,619 |  1,401 |  1,913 |  3,745 |  3,793 |  3,052 
Nuclear Regulatory     |        |        |        |        |        |
  Commission ..........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Social Security Admin .|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of State .........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of Transportation |    471 |    192 |  1,031 |    485 |      0 |    686 
                       |        |        |        |        |        | 
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         Survey of Federal S&E Support to Universities, Colleges,
         and Nonprofit Institutions

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

                  Total FY 1999 Federal S&E obligations,
                     by agency and category of support
                           (Dollars in thousands)
 
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                       |        |        | Facili-|Fellow- |        |
                       |        |   R&D  |  ties  | ships, | General|  All   
        Agency         |   R&D  |  plant |  for   |trainee-| support| other  
                       |        |        |instruc-| ships &|   for  |  S&E
                       |        |        |  tion  |training|   S&E  | 
                       |        |        |        | grants |        | 
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        | 
Total .................|  9,264 |     83 |      0 |    927 |    693 |  4,189 
                       |        |        |        |        |        | 
Dept of Agriculture ...|  2,618 |      0 |      0 |    704 |    141 |  2,976 
Bureau of Engraving &  |        |        |        |        |        |
  Printing ............|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of Commerce ......|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of Defense .......|  1,313 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |     92 
Dept of Education .....|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |    159 |      0 
Dept of Energy ........|    179 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Environmental Protect  |        |        |        |        |        |
  Agency ..............|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
General Services Admin |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of Health &       |        |        |        |        |        |
  Human Services ......|      0 |      0 |      0 |    171 |    138 |     21 
Dept of Housing &      |        |        |        |        |        |
  Urban Development ...|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of the Interior ..|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Agency for             |        |        |        |        |        |
  International Dev ...|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Appalachian Regional   |        |        |        |        |        |
  Commission ..........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Off of Justice Programs|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of Labor .........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
National Aeronautics & |        |        |        |        |        |
  Space Admin .........|  2,762 |      0 |      0 |     44 |      0 |    100 
National Science       |        |        |        |        |        |
  Foundation ..........|  1,797 |      0 |      0 |      0 |    255 |  1,000 
Nuclear Regulatory     |        |        |        |        |        |
  Commission ..........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Social Security Admin .|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of State .........|      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 |      0 
Dept of Transportation |    595 |     83 |      0 |      8 |      0 |      0 
                       |        |        |        |        |        | 
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         Survey of Federal S&E Support to Universities, Colleges,
         and Nonprofit Institutions

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

   Total Federal S&E obligations, by category of support: selected years
                           (Dollars in thousands)
 
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        |       
  Category of support  |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY   |   FY  
                       |  1994  |  1995  |  1996  |  1997  |  1998  |  1999  
                       |        |        |        |        |        | 
____________________________________________________________________________
                       |        |        |        |        |        | 
Science and            |        |        |        |        |        |
  engineering, total ..| 17,519 | 18,124 | 15,647 | 16,384 | 15,849 | 15,156 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |
 R&D ..................|  9,884 | 13,359 | 11,050 |  9,848 |  9,679 |  9,264 
                       |        |        |        |        |        |
 R&D plant ............|  2,030 |    100 |      0 |     25 |      0 |     83 
 Facilities for        |        |        |        |        |        |
  instruction .........|      0 |     47 |     75 |     57 |      0 |      0 
 Fellowships,          |        |        |        |        |        |
  traineeships, and    |        |        |        |        |        |
  training grants .....|    926 |  1,591 |  1,188 |  1,168 |    785 |    927 
 General support for   |        |        |        |        |        |
  science & engineering|    666 |      0 |    407 |    316 |    886 |    693 
 Other science and     |        |        |        |        |        |
  engineering .........|  4,013 |  3,027 |  2,927 |  4,970 |  4,499 |  4,189 
                       |        |        |        |        |        | 
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         Survey of Federal S&E Support to Universities, Colleges,
         and Nonprofit Institutions

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

  Characteristics of full-time graduate science and engineering students:
                               selected years
 
____________________________________________________________________________
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Selected characteristics      | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall 
                                  | 1989 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
____________________________________________________________________________
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
Total ............................|   184|   311|   275|   302|   298|   280
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Men ............................|   146|   200|   166|   191|   200|   174
  Women ..........................|    38|   111|   109|   111|    98|   106
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  First year .....................|    64|   134|    78|    65|    69|    73
  Beyond first year ..............|   120|   177|   197|   237|   229|   207
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  U.S. citizens ..................|    91|   243|   224|   243|   224|   214
    Black non-hispanic ...........|    73|   192|   178|   187|   157|   157
    American Indian/Alaskan native|     0|     0|     0|     0|     2|     0
    Asian/Pacific Islander .......|    10|    14|    22|    28|    27|    27
    Hispanic .....................|     0|     0|     3|     0|     2|     3
    White non-Hispanic ...........|     5|    35|    18|    21|    20|    27
    Other or unknown .............|     3|     2|     3|     7|    16|     0
  Foreign ........................|    93|    68|    51|    59|    74|    66
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Science and engineering fields .|   184|   311|   275|   302|   298|   280
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Sciences, total ..............|    59|   100|    97|   102|   103|   115
      Physical ...................|    23|     6|    10|     8|     9|     5
      Earth, atmos., & ocean .....|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Mathematical ...............|     0|     3|     9|    11|     7|     6
      Computer ...................|     0|    60|    41|    47|    48|    68
      Agricultural ...............|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Biological .................|     9|    17|    15|    15|    19|    23
      Psychology .................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Social .....................|    27|    14|    22|    21|    20|    13
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Engineering, total ...........|   125|   211|   178|   200|   195|   165
      Chemical ...................|     0|    20|    23|    23|    21|    20
      Civil ......................|     6|    26|    25|    28|    16|    14
      Electrical .................|    58|    68|    31|    52|    58|    63
      Industrial .................|    19|    40|    28|    21|    26|    21
      Mechanical .................|    31|    57|    71|    76|    74|    47
      Metallurgical/materials ....|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      All other engineering ......|    11|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Health fields ..................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         NSF-NIH Survey of Graduate Students and Postdoctorates in Science
         and Engineering

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

  Characteristics of part-time graduate science and engineering students:
                               selected years
 
____________________________________________________________________________
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Selected characteristics      | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall 
                                  | 1989 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
____________________________________________________________________________
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
Total ............................|    54|    90|   132|    84|   114|   126
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Men ............................|    34|    51|    74|    51|    60|    59
  Women ..........................|    20|    39|    58|    33|    54|    67
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  U.S. citizens ..................|    38|    84|   123|    83|   113|   122
    Black non-hispanic ...........|    22|    52|    73|    43|    65|    80
    American Indian/Alaskan native|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
    Asian/Pacific Islander .......|     0|     3|    17|    13|    16|    14
    Hispanic .....................|     0|     1|     0|     1|     1|     0
    White non-Hispanic ...........|    16|    28|    33|    15|    19|    19
    Other or unknown .............|     0|     0|     0|    11|    12|     9
  Foreign ........................|    16|     6|     9|     1|     1|     4
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Science and engineering fields .|    54|    90|   132|    84|   114|   126
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Sciences, total ..............|    30|    58|    68|    44|    69|    95
      Physical ...................|     0|     5|     3|     0|     5|    11
      Earth, atmos., & ocean .....|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Mathematical ...............|     0|     6|     1|     1|     1|     2
      Computer ...................|     0|    25|    34|    30|    40|    43
      Agricultural ...............|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Biological .................|     8|    13|    27|    11|    16|    25
      Psychology .................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Social .....................|    22|     9|     3|     2|     7|    14
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Engineering, total ...........|    24|    32|    64|    40|    45|    31
      Chemical ...................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     3|     2
      Civil ......................|     4|     8|    15|     3|    10|    12
      Electrical .................|     3|    14|    27|     6|     7|     0
      Industrial .................|     7|     5|    18|    24|    18|    14
      Mechanical .................|     8|     5|     4|     7|     7|     3
      Metallurgical/materials ....|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      All other engineering ......|     2|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Health fields ..................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         NSF-NIH Survey of Graduate Students and Postdoctorates in Science
         and Engineering

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

  Full-time graduate science and engineering students receiving primary
           support from Federal sources by field: selected years
 
____________________________________________________________________________
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Selected characteristics      | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall 
                                  | 1989 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
____________________________________________________________________________
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
Total ............................|    77|   157|   156|   174|   168|   142
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Science and engineering fields .|    77|   157|   156|   174|   168|   142
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Sciences, total ..............|    27|    50|    38|    38|    42|    32
      Physical ...................|     7|     2|     1|     1|     3|     1
      Earth, atmos., & ocean .....|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Mathematical ...............|     0|     1|     5|     9|     6|     1
      Computer ...................|     0|    27|     6|    10|     8|    10
      Agricultural ...............|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Biological .................|     3|     7|     9|     2|     8|    11
      Psychology .................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Social .....................|    17|    13|    17|    16|    17|     9
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Engineering, total ...........|    50|   107|   118|   136|   126|   110
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Health fields ..................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         NSF-NIH Survey of Graduate Students and Postdoctorates in Science
         and Engineering

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

      Full-time graduate science and engineering students, by type and
                 primary source of support: selected years
 
____________________________________________________________________________
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Selected characteristics      | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall 
                                  | 1989 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
____________________________________________________________________________
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
Total ............................|   184|   311|   275|   302|   298|   280
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Fellowships & traineeships .....|    29|    54|    29|    32|    26|    24
    Federal support ..............|    15|    30|    11|    13|    13|    17
    Institutional support ........|     2|     4|     0|     0|     2|     0
    Other outside support ........|    12|    20|    18|    19|    11|     7
    Self support .................|    --|    --|    --|    --|    --|    --
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Research assistantships ........|    57|   113|   134|   140|   135|   137
    Federal support ..............|    52|    98|   120|   131|   131|   124
    Institutional support ........|     1|    12|     4|     9|     1|     9
    Other outside support ........|     4|     3|    10|     0|     3|     4
    Self support .................|    --|    --|    --|    --|    --|    --
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Teaching assistantships ........|    58|    54|    58|    68|    68|    66
    Federal support ..............|     9|     8|    12|    29|    21|     1
    Institutional support ........|    35|    46|    46|    39|    43|    56
    Other outside support ........|    14|     0|     0|     0|     4|     9
    Self support .................|    --|    --|    --|    --|    --|    --
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Other types of support .........|    40|    90|    54|    62|    69|    53
    Federal support ..............|     1|    21|    13|     1|     3|     0
    Institutional support ........|     2|     0|     0|     1|     1|     0
    Other outside support ........|     9|     8|     0|     9|     0|     0
    Self support .................|    28|    61|    41|    51|    65|    53
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         NSF-NIH Survey of Graduate Students and Postdoctorates in Science
         and Engineering

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

         Characteristics of science and engineering postdoctorates:
                               selected years
 
____________________________________________________________________________
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Selected characteristics      | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall 
                                  | 1989 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
____________________________________________________________________________
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
Total ............................|     2|    10|     8|     3|     5|     8
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Men ............................|     1|     7|     7|     2|     4|     7
  Women ..........................|     1|     3|     1|     1|     1|     1
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  U.S. citizens ..................|     1|    10|     4|     1|     5|     7
  Foreign ........................|     1|     0|     4|     2|     0|     1
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Science and engineering fields .|     2|    10|     8|     3|     5|     8
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Sciences, total ..............|     0|     3|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Physical ...................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Earth, atmos., & ocean .....|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Mathematical ...............|     0|     3|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Computer ...................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Agricultural ...............|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Biological .................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Psychology .................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Social .....................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Engineering, total ...........|     2|     7|     8|     3|     5|     8
      Chemical ...................|     0|     0|     1|     0|     0|     0
      Civil ......................|     0|     1|     0|     0|     1|     1
      Electrical .................|     0|     2|     2|     2|     0|     1
      Industrial .................|     0|     0|     1|     1|     0|     0
      Mechanical .................|     2|     4|     4|     0|     4|     6
      Metallurgical/materials ....|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      All other engineering ......|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Health fields ..................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         NSF-NIH Survey of Graduate Students and Postdoctorates in Science
         and Engineering

North Carolina Agricultural & Tech State Univ

        Characteristics of federally supported science and engineering
                        postdoctorates: selected years
 
____________________________________________________________________________
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Selected characteristics      | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall | Fall 
                                  | 1989 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
____________________________________________________________________________
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
Total ............................|     2|     6|     4|     3|     1|     8
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Science and engineering fields .|     2|     6|     4|     3|     1|     8
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Sciences, total ..............|     0|     3|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Physical ...................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Earth, atmos., & ocean .....|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Mathematical ...............|     0|     3|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Computer ...................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Agricultural ...............|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Biological .................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Psychology .................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
      Social .....................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
    Engineering, total ...........|     2|     3|     4|     3|     1|     8
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
  Health fields ..................|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0|     0
                                  |      |      |      |      |      |      
____________________________________________________________________________
 
SOURCE:  National Science Foundation/Division of Science Resources Studies,
         NSF-NIH Survey of Graduate Students and Postdoctorates in Science
         and Engineering