Table 1

Characteristics of mentors and mentees in 2009–10 and 2010–11

School Year 2009–10School Year 2010–11
MenteesMentorsMenteesMentors
Number of students23262714
Number of students who received:
 full credit1712
 half credit15
 no credit510
High school grade
 9th grade7 (33%)3 (12%)
 10th grade1 (5%)2 (8%)
 11th grade6 (29%8 (31%)
 12th grade7 (33%)13 (50%)
Dental school year
 DHyg 31 (4%)0
 DHyg 44 (15%)3 (21%)
 D315 (58%)8 (57%)
 D46 (23%)3 (21%)
Gender
 Male17 (74%)6 (23%)11 (41%)4 (29%)
 Female6 (26%)20 (77%)16 (59%)10 (71%)
Ethnicity
 African American19 (83%)10 (39%)23 (85%)8 (57%)
 Asian American01 (4%)00
 European American4 (17%)10 (39%)1 (4%)4 (29%)
 Latino/a02 (8%)01 (7%)
 Middle Eastern/Indian03 (12%)3 (11%)1 (7%)
  • Note: Percentages may not total 100% due to rounding.