WASHINGTON  – Hispanic-serving institutions (HSIs) alongside historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), represent 20 percent of institutions in the nation but enroll almost half of black and Latino undergraduate students.

WASHINGTON – Excelencia in Education today announced it will create an innovative online resource center of information and experience on policies and proven practices focused on Hispanic Serving Institutions.  The new Hispanic SERVING Institutions Center for Policy and Practice (HSICP2), will be launched in

IOWA CITY, Iowa and WASHINGTON, D.C.—Although 83 percent of Hispanic students aspire to earn a postsecondary degree, just under a fourth are academically prepared to reach that goal, according to a new report released today by ACT and Excelencia in Education.

Cutline: Eloy Ortiz Oakley, president of Long Beach City College, left, Mildred Garcia president of California State University, Fullerton, second from left, and Tomás D. Morales, president of California State University, San Bernardino, right, help launch Presidents for Latino Student Success. They join Sarita Brown, president of Excelencia...

To mark its 10 years of service, Excelencia in Education announced the launch of a new effort to engage college and university presidents across America.  Presidents for Latino Student Success enlists institutional leaders throughout the country to make America stronger by increasing degree attainment for Latino studen

To continue informing national and state-level action on Latino college completion, Excelencia in Education today released 53 separate fact sheets updating the current status of college completion among Latinos nationally, in each state, and in the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.

SAN ANTONIO, March 3, 2014 - Excelencia in Education has released a comprehensive, two year case study, The Impact of Financial Aid on Student College Access and Success: The San Antonio Experience, to help communities across America in their efforts to better serve Latino college students. The case study details San Antonio’...

WASHINGTON, December 5, 2013 - Deborah Santiago, Excelencia in Education's co-founder and vice president for policy and research, yesterday spoke at the Black Enterprise symposium "Today's Business Crisis: Educating Tomorrow's Workforce" on the campus of UCLA in Los Angeles. Presented with support from the Bill and Melinda...

WASHINGTON, April 10, 2012 - To inform state-level action on Latino college completion, Excelencia in Education today released 50 separate research-based fact sheets detailing the current status of college completion among Latinos in each state.

WASHINGTON, May 16, 2012 - Excelencia in Education today unveiled a new analysis of the top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in health professions and related programs, along with examples of promising institutional practices.  Entitled Finding Your Workforce: The Top 25 Institutions Graduating Latinos in Health Professions and...

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