Latino College College Completion: Arkansas
Arkansas had the 32nd largest Latino population in the U.S.
In Arkansas, 9% of the K-12 population was Latino.
The median age of Latinos in Arkansas is 23, compared to 40 for White, non-Hispanics.
In Arkansas, 13% of Latino adults (25 to 64 years old) had earned an associate degree or higher, compared to 28% of all adults.
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EXAMPLES OF WHAT WORKS FOR LATINO STUDENTS
The following are examples of institutional programs across the country with evidence of effectiveness in serving Latino students nominated for Examples of Excelencia.
The Victoria K.E.Y. Center (Trio Support Services) – Victoria College Learn More
Rising Star Program Transfer Scholarship – Dallas County Community College District Learn More
Click here to access Excelencia in Education’s Growing What Works database for more information on institutional programs improving Latino student success in higher education across the country.
ENSURING AMERICA'S FUTURE PARTNERS IN ARKANSAS
Southern Regional Education Board Learn More
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