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Women in Engineering


This Guide is designed to support research on the current environment, issues and opportunities for women in engineering and to help researchers find resources available in the Boston University Libraries.


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Women in Engineering: Books

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US Department of Education: Data and Statistics

Data and Statistics by Topic: Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM)

Digest of Educational Statistics

  • Table 318.45  Number and percentage distribution of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) degrees/certificates conferred by postsecondary institutions, by race/ethnicity, level of degree/certificate, and sex of student: 2008-09 through 2017-18
  • Table 325.45  Degrees in engineering and engineering technologies conferred by postsecondary institutions, by level of degree and sex of student: Selected years, 1949-50 through 2017-18

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