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African American Student's Guide to STEM Careers (Hardcover) (Robert T. Palmer & Andrew T. Arroyo & III.
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This book comprehensively reviews the factors that facilitate access and success of Black students in STEM majors in higher education, and it shares compelling testimonies from Black STEM professionals that will help inspire the next generation of Black scientists and engineers.
• Addresses how African American students can plan and prepare for a career in STEM, choose a college and STEM program, pay for college, choose their major, continue to graduate school, and choose a career in STEM
• Discusses the importance of Black students being more engaged in STEM and identifies ways to prepare them for success in the STEM fields from K–12 to graduate school
• Highlights ways educators can formulate actionable plans to help increase the success of Black students in STEM
• Presents personal testimonies from professionals in STEM that will inspire the next generation of Black scientists and engineers