What has driven women out of computer science?


Many computer science departments say women now make up less than 10 percent of the newest undergraduates, reports the New York Times, and why this is so remains a matter of dispute. Ellen Spertus, a graduate student at MIT, wondered why the computer camp she had attended as a girl had a boy-girl ratio of six to one. And why were only 20 percent of computer science undergraduates at MIT

Subscribe to Read More

Are You an Educator?

Get Free online access to all our news and resources