Table 1 ANCOVA results for STEM career choice.

Comparing interest quorum groups on STEM career intentions with multiple covariates included.

Academic achievement index152.6<0.0001
Family’s interest in science—a diversion or hobby132.5<0.0001
Family’s interest in science—a way for me to have a better career1104.2<0.0001
Family’s interest in math—a diversion or hobby139.7<0.0001
Family’s interest in math—a way for me to have a better career141.0<0.0001
STEM career interest in middle school134.2<0.0001
STEM career interest at the beginning of high school144.7<0.0001
Interest quorum groups414.6<0.0001