Vertical bar chart comparing the four- and five-year completion rates of students who majored in and completed degrees in a STEM discipline, by race and ethnicity

FIGURE 2-3Percentage of 2004 STEM aspirants who completed STEM degrees in four and five years, by race/ethnicity

SOURCE: University of California Los Angeles, Higher Education Research Institute.

From: 2, Dimensions of the Problem

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Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation.
National Academy of Sciences (US), National Academy of Engineering (US), and Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Underrepresented Groups and the Expansion of the Science and Engineering Workforce Pipeline.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2011.
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