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Where Can Part-Asian Student Be a Minority in STEM Programs?

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  • ucbalumnusucbalumnus 77716 replies678 threadsRegistered User Senior Member
    The question in the linked article asks:
    And then secondly, am I better off applying as Asian, as white, or as “two or more races?”

    Wouldn't "two or more races" mean that the applicant checks more than one category, rather than a listed category called "two or more races"?
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  • RichInPittRichInPitt 799 replies10 threadsRegistered User Member
    Depends on what’s on the form. Some say “check all that apply” from a list of races. Others list races and a “two or more” option and only allow you to pick one.
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  • cptofthehousecptofthehouse 29248 replies57 threadsRegistered User Senior Member
    Manhattan college? SUNY Maritime? Other Maritime colleges. Military Academies
    To name a few
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  • lkg4answerslkg4answers 1593 replies190 threadsRegistered User Senior Member
    I've never heard a bi-racial person refer to themselves as "Part-Asian"?

    In my experience as a parent of multiracial children, "two or more" is becoming less common. Most applications state something like "check all that apply." I believe the Common App gives you the opportunity to elaborate on which Asian subcategories you identify with.
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