Diversity Indicators

At the end of each grant year, data collection corresponding to the center’s Diversity goals will be reported. For Year 1, the Center presents the following metrics:

  • Number of research opportunities for undergraduate students from under-represented groups: 22
  • Total budgeted costs for women and minorities in each project: $648,184
  • Number of funded programs that recruit and hire graduate students from minority groups in science and engineering: 74
  • Increase in the number of minority student enrollment in transportation programs: 242
  • Number of degrees conferred to minority students: 392

Minorities in Research:

  • 49 Principal Investigators
    • 16% minority (by race/ethnicity)
    • 14% female
    • 29% (by race and gender)
  • 101 participating students (for Year 1)
    • 23% minority (by race/ethnicity)
    • 28% female

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