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 making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino students in higher education.
This report identifies colleges and universities graduating Latinos in STEM, pathway strategies to increase access and interest in STEM, selected evidence-based practices to increase Latino student success in these disciplines, a snapshot of Latinas in STEM, and Latino representation in the STEM workforce. The representation of institutions meeting the basic federal definition of an HSI is also summarized. This brief was produced with support from the Microsoft Corporation.
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