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How Public Universities Can Promote Access and Success for All Students
(Center for American Progress, 2014-09-09)
Higher education has long been a path to economic security, and this is especially true for low-income students, first-generation college students, and students of color. Current demographic trends show that non-Hispanic ...
Reading Between the Data: The Incomplete Story of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders
(Center for American Progress, 2014-03-01)
Income inequality has become one of our greatest obstacles to economic mobility, as U.S. residents today face unequal opportunities and access to the American Dream. Some people have it better than others: Whites earn ...
Higher Education Affordability for Undocumented Students in California
(The Campaign for College Opportunity, 2018-10-01)
This report analyzes the state of undocumented students in California. Specifically, this report reviews preparation, enrollment, and success in college. It also recommends actions that our policymakers and college leaders ...
Read Embedding Racial Equity into a Statewide Attainment Goal
(The Campaign for College Opportunity, 2019-05-01)
Setting a college degree attainment goal has the potential to dramatically increase college access and success, but the efficacy and impact of states’ efforts to increase attainment will depend significantly on the extent ...
Rocky Mountain Divide: Lifting Latinos and Closing Equity Gaps in Colorado
(Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2018-08-06)
Colorado is one of many states that have been underinvesting in educating the children of their least advantaged residents while using job growth to attract well-educated individuals from other states. These policies are ...
College Choice Report: Class of 2014
This report for the graduating class of 2014 focuses on testing behaviors that may expand college opportunities available to students and the relative influence of these behaviors on enrollment, persistence, and transfer.
The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2013: Hispanic Students
(ACT; Excelencia in Education, 2014-05-22)
The report provides a national snapshot of academic performance among Hispanic students in the high school graduating class of 2013 who took the ACT® college readiness assessment. The report makes clear that although many ...
The Effect of Price Shocks on Undocumented Students’ College Attainment and Completion
(University of Maryland, 2015-11-01)
This article examines the effect of a price shock caused by the temporary removal of in-state tuition benefits on the attainment of undocumented immigrants enrolled in a large urban college system using a difference ...
California Policy Options to Accelerate Latino Success in Higher Education
(Excelencia in Education, 2016-10-01)
To be competitive, California's economy, like the rest of the U.S., requires a greater number of well-educated workers than currently exists. Many activities are underway to improve educational preparation and opportunity ...
The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2012: Hispanic Students
Using ACT test scores and the ACT College Readiness Benchmarks, The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2012 provides a series of graphics highlighting the college and career readiness of the ACT-tested high school ...