Latino College Completion: Utah
Utah had the 22nd largest Latino population in the U.S.
In Utah, 15% of the K-12 population was Latino.
The median age of Latinos in Utah is 24, compared to 30 for White, non-Hispanics.
In Utah, 16% of Latino adults (25 to 64 years old) had earned an associate degree or higher, compared to 40% of all adults.
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EXAMPLES OF WHAT WORKS FOR LATINO STUDENTS
The following is an example of an institutional program in Utah with evidence of effectiveness in serving Latino students nominated for Examples of Excelencia.
Culturally Responsive Special Education/English as a Second Language Program – Brigham Young University 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 UTAH
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