Supported by the Lumina Foundation, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Ford Foundation, and the Kresge Foundation, Excelencia continues to implement and refine the tactical plan to meet the national goal by placing Latinos at the center of the overall strategy to increase U.S. college degree completion.

Excelencia in Education uses its voice and convening power to build the data to track progress towards Latino college degree completion, engage stakeholders at national, state, and institutional levels to deploy the Roadmap for Ensuring America's Future and accelerate Latino college degree completion to meet the country’s need for talent.