Why do we need to rethink STEM PhD admissions procedures?

GRE IS BIASED AGAINST WOMEN, STUDENTS FROM UNDERREPRESENTED MINORITIES AND FROM LOWER SOCIOECONOMIC GROUPS

Despite the perception of the GRE as a fair and equitable test, women and students from underrepresented and lower socioeconomic groups score less well than other groups [7-9].

“In simple terms, the GRE is a better indicator of sex and skin colour than of ability and ultimate success.” [8]

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