Program Outcomes

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The BTP program is just getting underway. Please check back for updates concerning our program outcomes which will include:

  • Average time to completion of degree
  • Percentage of students awarded PhD
  • Average number of publications per graduated PhD student, including highlights on 1-2 publications
  • Percentage of graduated URM and student with disabilities in the BTP program
  • Data on career placement of trainees
  • Highlight piece(s) on one or two trainees (either current or past)
  • Tracking of students’ post graduation placement
  • Updated statistics on fellowships and awards obtained by graduates and current trainees, including highlights of 1-2 awards.  Currently 40% of our current trainees have received awards relating to their research.  Awards include: American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) Travel Award, Kuhn Fellowship Award, 1st place Oral Presentation Award, New England Graduate Student Water Symposium, and 2nd place award for the Graduate Student Paper Competition, Fiber Society Annual Meeting.
  • Industrial internships
    • List of industries that have partnered with the program
    • Statistics on students’ completed internships
    • One internship highlight
  • Career outcomes beyond the BTP program (symposiums, seminars, etc)