Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine
Nearly Even Split in Male/Female Medical School Enrollees:
About 52 percent of medical school enrollees were male and 48 percent female in 2015. But the rise in the number of first-time female applicants outpaced the number for men, with a 6.2 percent increase for women compared to 3.5 percent for men.
Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards
In The News
Number of Female International Students Seeking U.S. STEM Degrees is UpFrom 2010 to 2015, the total number of active female international students studying STEM in the U.S. increased by more than 68 percent, according to an article in U.S. News and World Report.» Link to the original article