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Tech's Diversity Problem Is Apparent as Early as High School

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Computer science stands out from other math and science courses in high schools in its lack of diversity, according to test data, and the situation has worsened over time.

Credit: Sally Ryan for The New York Times

In three states, not a single girl took the Advanced Placement exam in computer science last year. In eight states, no Hispanic students took it. And in 11 states, no black students took the test.

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