Latino College Completion: Virginia
Virginia had the 15th largest Latino population in the U.S.
In Virginia, 9% of the K-12 population was Latino.
The median age of Latinos in Virginia is 27, compared to 40 for White, non-Hispanics.
In Virginia, 28% of Latino adults (25 to 64 years old) had earned an associate degree or higher, compared to 44% of all adults.
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EXAMPLES OF WHAT WORKS FOR LATINO STUDENTS
The following is an example of an institutional program in Virginia with evidence of effectiveness in serving Latino students nominated for Examples of Excelencia.
The Pathway to the Baccalaureate Program – Northern Virginia Community College 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 VIRGINIA
National Association for College Admission Counseling Learn More
National Hispana Leadership Institute Learn More
Southern Regional Education Board Learn More
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