TABLE C.6 Number of Degrees Conferred by Year in Each Field of Study That Is Highly Relevant to a Core or Emerging Area

Instructional Program 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Geodesy and geophysics
14.0201 Aerospace, aeronautical and astronautical engineering 2,030 2,311 2,622 2,932 3,378 3,535 4,058 4,100 4,308 4,476
14.1201 Engineering physics 322 306 325 349 408 443 470 526 534 510
14.1301 Engineering science 599 537 655 656 644 663 674 602 643 752
14.3801 Surveying engineering 17 46 26 42 44 28
40.0603 Geophysics and seismology 167 191 197 182 203 203 194 201 217 213
Total 3,118 3,345 3,799 4,119 4,650 4,890 5,422 5,471 5,746 5,979
Pbotogrammetry
14.3801 Surveying engineering 17 46 26 42 44 28
Total 17 46 26 42 44 28
Remote sensing
03.0206 Land use planning and management/development 29 100 84 90 109 96 132
03.0506 Forest management/forest resources management 262 211 201 188 164 150 128 132 148 149
04.0301 City/urban, community and regional planning 1,914 1,815 1,975 2,221 2,413 2,653 2,804 2,859 2,839 3,047
11.0203 Computer programming, vendor/product certification
14.3801 Surveying engineering 17 46 26 42 44 28
14.3901 Geological/geophysical engineering 239 192 178 168 165 139 132 173 186 215
15.1102 Survey technology/surveying 207 247 210 217 202 207 206 242 257 259
27.0101 Mathematics, general 12,863 12,383 13,097 13,562 14,536 15,654 16,416 16,745 16,799 17,021
27.0105 Topology and foundations
27.0501 Statistics, general 1,383 1,377 1,485 1,656 1,931 2,024 2,009 2,135 2,248 2,392
27.0502 Mathematical statistics and probability 6 4 19 16 15 100 110
29.0101 Military technologies 154 21 3 48 10 316 363 59 408 482
30.0801 Mathematics and computer science 375 371 471 456 437 366 250 230 188 199
40.0101 Physical sciences 392 365 349 332 268 353 315 297 341 357
40.0403 Atmospheric physics and dynamics* 6 3 9 8 7 7
40.0601 Geology /earth science, general 4,358 4,289 4,243 4,219 4,144 4,124 4,290 4,358 4,431 4,681
40.0603 Geophysics and seismology 167 191 197 182 203 203 194 201 217 213
40.0807 Optics/optical sciences 59 63 62 128 148 159 167 171 175 171
45.0701 Geography 4,930 4,928 4,885 4,965 5,245 5,273 5,196 5,364 5,480 5,615
45.0702 Cartography 104 140 93 99 124 135 117 135 126 165
45.0799 Geography, other 52 79 121 119 175 228 184
Total 27,407 26,593 27,449 28,528 30,196 32,029 32,847 33,450 34,318 35,427


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