Latino College Completion: South Carolina
South Carolina had the 29th largest Latino population in the U.S.
In South Carolina, 5% of the K-12 population was Latino.
The median age of Latinos in South Carolina is 26, compared to 40 for White, non-Hispanics.
In South Carolina, 16% of Latino adults (25 to 64 years old) had earned an associate degree or higher, compared to 35% 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.
Opening the Pipeline/Closing the Gaps – Texas A&M Corpus Christi / Del Mar College
Valley Scholars Program – South Texas College
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 SOUTH CAROLINA
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