Latino College Completion: Mississippi
Mississippi had the 40th largest Latino population in the U.S.
In Mississippi, 2% of the K-12 population was Latino.
The median age of Latinos in Mississippi is 25, compared to 40 for White, non-Hispanics.
In Mississippi, 18% of Latino adults (25 to 64 years old) had earned an associate degree or higher, compared to 30% of all adults.
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EXAMPLES OF WHAT WORKS FOR LATINO STUDENTS
The following are examples of institutional programs across the country with evidence of effectiveness in serving Latino students nominated for Examples of Excelencia.
Strategies for Success – San Antonio College
Department of Mathematics – University of Texas at Austin
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 MISSISSIPPI
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