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Author Palmer, Robert T., author.

Title The African American student's guide to STEM careers / Robert T. Palmer, Andrew T. Arroyo, and Alonzo M. Flowers III ; foreword by Fred A. Bonner II
Published Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2017]


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 181 pages)
Contents Planning for a career in STEM -- Preparing for success in STEM : initiatives at the K-12 level that contribute to the preparedness of Black STEM Students -- Financial support for Black STEM students -- Surviving and thriving in the first year of college -- Choosing a STEM major -- Continuing on to graduate school in STEM -- Choosing a career in STEM -- Sharing stories -- College and university directories
Summary This book reviews the factors that facilitate access and success of Black students in STEM majors in higher education, and it shares testimonies from Black STEM professionals that will help inspire the next generation of Black scientists and engineers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on August 11, 2017)
Subject Science -- Vocational guidance -- United States
Technology -- Vocational guidance -- United States
Engineering -- Vocational guidance -- United States
Mathematics -- Vocational guidance -- United States
Minorities -- Vocational guidance -- United States
African Americans -- Education.
African American students.
African Americans -- Employment.
SCIENCE -- General.
African American students
African Americans -- Education
African Americans -- Employment
Engineering -- Vocational guidance
Mathematics -- Vocational guidance
Minorities -- Vocational guidance
Science -- Vocational guidance
Technology -- Vocational guidance
United States
Form Electronic book
Author Arroyo, Andrew T., author.
Flowers, Alonzo M., author.
LC no. 2016048249
ISBN 9781610697361