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College Counseling for Latino and Underrepresented Students
(National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC); American School Counselor Association (ASCA), 2015)
The Hispanic population represents a significant portion of American society. With regard to postsecondary enrollment, this ethnic group will experience the largest growth among all racial and ethnic groups and grow by 27% ...
Exploring the Wealth Returns to Latino Higher Educational Attainment: Estimates of Work-Life Earnings Profiles
(American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE), 2008)
A significant research gap exists in our knowledge of how educational attainment impacts wealth-building and intergenerational wealth transfers among Latinos. Wealth includes earnings but is a much wider and more fundamental ...
Higher Education in California: Increasing Equity and Diversity
(Public Policy Institute of California, 2017-09-01)
A solid majority of California’s future college-age population will come from groups that have been historically underrepresented in higher education—including Latinos and African Americans, and those who are low income ...
Higher Education: Gaps in Access and Persistence Study
(U.S. Department of Education, 2012-08-01)
Numerous studies have documented persistent gaps between the educational attainment of White males and that of Black, Hispanic, American Indian/Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander males. The NCES report ...
Latinos in Community Colleges
(Excelencia in Education, 2015)
This report presents data on enrollment and educational attainment of Latinos in Community Colleges.
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 ...
Broken Mirrors: Latino Student Representation at Public State Colleges and Universities
(The Education Trust, 2019-09-11)
When it comes to enrolling and graduating Latinos, and at a time when the population of Latinos in the U.S. is fast increasing, public colleges and universities in most states are flunking. This report details how much ...
What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2007
(Excelencia in Education, 2007)
The compendium provides a summary of the three 2007 Examples of Excelencia selected as well as eleven semi-finalist programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino students in higher education. ...
Black + Brown: Institutions of Higher Education
(Excelencia in Education; United Negro College Fund, 2014-09-01)
Seeing the critical national importance of examining the profile of Hispanic-serving institutions (HSIs) alongside historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), Excelencia in Education, in partnership with the ...
Helping or Hindering? State Policies & Latino College Completion
(Excelencia in Education, 2015-03-01)
With support from the Ford Foundation, Excelencia in Education conducted data analysis and preliminary policy audits in three key states--California, Colorado and Texas-- to consider existing state policies most obviously ...