NSF Digs into 2009 Data on Science and Engineering Graduate Students | GenomeWeb

In a new InfoBrief report, the National Science Foundation's Center for Science and Engineering Statistics says that during the two decades between 1989 and 2009, "the number of minority US citizens and permanent residents enrolled in graduate science and engineering programs more than doubled, growing from approximately 37,700 in 1989 to 92,700 in 2009." However, citing additional data gleaned from its 2009 Survey of Graduate Students and Postdoctorates in Science and Engineering, NSF adds that "despit

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