Salt Lake City, Utah
June 23, 2018
June 23, 2018
July 27, 2018
Women in Engineering
Community colleges are an increasingly popular route towards a baccalaureate degree, offering open enrollment policies, flexible schedules, and opportunities to address gaps in academic preparation. The community college pathway towards an engineering or computer science (ECS) baccalaureate degree has the potential to help us increase the diversity of the ECS fields. This paper focuses on an exploratory study of the transfer success of women from 10 years of first-time-in-college cohorts who declared an ECS major, analyzing enrollment, transfer, persistence, and baccalaureate completion rates of women in public two-year and four-year colleges in Texas.
Rincon, R. (2018, June), Women on the Community College Pathway toward a Baccalaureate Degree in Engineering or Computer Science in Texas Paper presented at 2018 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition , Salt Lake City, Utah. 10.18260/1-2--31258
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