Wright State University

Academic Advantage Program – summer bridge program for incoming students designed to improve math preparation and increase math placement scores to facilitate rapid progress toward STEM degrees.

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Aston Waite III

Student Spotlight

Wright State Neuroscience Major Aston Waite III Finds Research Opportunities as LSAMP Scholar

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Program Highlights

A total of 20 LSAMP scholars are currently supported on undergraduate research positions.

  • Undergraduate research and/or teaching positions under the supervision of a STEM faculty member.
  • Opportunities for participation in professional development activities, including the Ohio LSAMP Alliance conference, as well as a wide range of student organizations across the STEM disciplines.
  • Mandatory academic and career advising offered to all WSU students.

Acceptable Majors

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Biological Sciences
  • Computer Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology
  • Industrial and Systems Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Management Information Systems
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Neuroscience
  • Physics
  • Statistics


LSAMP and Pre-Professional Coordinator

Rob Cowles

Professor, Mechanical and Materials Engineering
LSAMP Program PI

Nathan W. Klingbeil, PhD