TABLE 1-5 Number of Foreign-Born in US S&E Occupations, 2000

 

All S&E

Engineering

Life Sciences

Mathematics and Computer Sciences

Physical Sciences

Social Sciences

All college-educated

816,000

265,000

52,000

370,000

92,000

37,000

Bachelor’s degree

365,000

132,000

6,000

197,000

21,000

9,000

Master’s degree

291,000

100,000

10,000

146,000

21,000

14,000

Professional degree

25,000

5,000

8,000

6,000

4,000

2,000

Doctoral degree

135,000

28,000

28,000

21,000

46,000

12,000



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