Thursday April 7, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Track(s): 
Track 1: Quality
Track 2: Equality & Opportunity
Track 3: Sustainability
Track 5: Visibility
Biology Education to Careers (BETC): A Replicable Model to Improve Career Pathways for Students in STEM

The U.S. ranks average or below average in science and math and only 8 countries have lower high school graduation rates.The Biology Education to Careers (BETC) program aims to improve career pathways in STEM by leveraging regional partnerships to facilitate student recruitment, retention, and success. Data, assessment, and implementation strategies will be presented.

Heather Brown
Director of Undergraduate Research; Assistant Professor of Cell and Molecular Biology
California Northstate University, College of Health Sciences