FIGURE 2-2 Broad field of highest degree by degree level for female engineering faculty at U.S. institutions.

TABLE 2-3 Year of Highest Degree of Female Engineering Faculty at U.S. Institutions, by Field of Highest Degree

 

Year of Highest Degree

 

Total

1951-1969

1970-1979

1980-1989

1990-1996

No Report

Field of Highest Degree

No.

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

Total

775

23

3

101

13

336

43

283

37

32

4

Aerospace/Industrial Engineering

52

0

0

4

8

20

38

26

50

2

4

Chemical/Mineral Engineering

84

3

4

8

10

47

56

24

29

2

2

Civil Engineering

81

0

0

3

4

44

54

34

42

0

0

Electrical/Computer Engineering

124

3

2

16

13

44

35

58

47

3

2

Materials Sci/Plastics/Ceramics Engineering

42

0

0

4

10

21

50

17

40

0

0

Mechanical/General Engineering

99

0

0

12

12

45

45

40

40

2

2

Other Engineering

67

1

1

3

4

33

49

29

43

1

1

Computer Sciences

64

1

2

9

14

25

39

27

42

2

3

Mathematical Sciences/Operations Research

40

2

5

15

38

14

35

9

23

0

0

Physical Sciences

50

8

16

16

32

21

42

4

8

1

2

Other Fields

43

5

12

10

23

14

33

13

30

1

2

No Report

29

0

0

1

3

8

28

2

7

18

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