The 2016 Examples of Excelencia recognizes selected programs in higher education at the Associate, Baccalaureate, Graduate levels as well as at Community-Based Organizations (CBOs). The compendium contains one-page program summary of the 4 Examples of Excelencia and the 16 finalist programs making a positive difference in the...

Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) enroll over 60 percent of Latino undergraduates and generally enroll a high enrollment of needy students with relatively limited resources. The federal government has funded the development of HSIs since 1995 to expand and enhance their capacity, quality, and the educational achievement of their Latinos and...

Hispanics’ graduation rates at the most selective institutions of higher education are higher than at less selective institutions. Yet, only 12 percent of Latinos are enrolled at these institutions. This brief examines the profile of Latino students at the most selective institutions in the U.S. and reviews the institutional efforts at four...

This 2016 fact sheet profiles the status of Latino males in higher education. While college enrollment among Latino males continues to increase, they still lag behind Latino females in college enrollment — a disparity that increases as the level of higher education increases.

The 2015 Examples of Excelencia recognizes selected programs in higher education at the Associate, Baccalaureate, Graduate levels as well as at Community-Based Organizations (CBOs). The compendium contains one-page program summary of the 4 Examples of Excelencia, the finalist programs, and the honorable mention programs...

Learn more about nationally recognized programs that are making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino students in higher education. These programs do not serve Latino students exclusively, but do disaggregate their data and can demonstrate success with Latino students.

This factbook synthesizes public and national data to provide a series of one-page fact sheets to examine Latino students throughout the education pipeline. These fact sheets provide snapshots into the advancements made by Latinos in education, areas in need of progress, and select educational issues pertaining to Latino student success.

This fact sheet provides a snapshot of the Hispanic population and the condition of the fast growing Latino population in education.

Prior learning assessment (PLA) provides opportunities to evaluate a student’s learning from work or life experience for the purpose of awarding college credit. Excelencia in Education partnered with CAEL for this report that examines the experience of Latino students with PLA at 10 postsecondary institutions in the U.S. between 2010...

The 2014 Examples of Excelencia recognizes selected programs in higher education at the Associate, Baccalaureate, Graduate levels as well as at Community-Based Organizations (CBOs), a new category added this year. The compendium contains one-page program summary of the 4 Examples of Excelencia, the 15 finalist programs, and...

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