Fast Facts

State Ranking

Arizona had the 6th largest Latino population in the U.S.

Latino Population

K-12 Population
43%
State Population
30%

Median Age

Latino
25
White
44

Degree Attainment

Latino
16%
Total
34%

Equity Gap
in Degree Completion

Graduation Rates

Latino
43%
White
49%
Equity Gap
6%

Completions per 100 FTE

Latino
18%
White
19%
Equity Gap
1%

Completions Relative to the Population in Need

Latino
25%
White
47%
Equity Gap
22%

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Top 5 Enrolling Institutions

ENROLLING: Top 5 Institutions (Hispanic Undergraduates) in Arizona, 2011-12

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Pima Community College 2yr Public 36,969 13,071 35
2 Arizona State University 4yr Public 58,404 10,921 19
3 University of Arizona 4yr Public 30,665 6,637 22
4 Glendale Community College 2yr Public 21,376 6,048 28
5 Arizona Western College 2yr Public 8,418 5,031 60

Top 5 Associate Degree Institutions

ASSOCIATE DEGREES: Top 5 Institutions Awarding to Hispanics in Arizona, 2011-12

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Pima Community College 2yr Public 2,775 875 32
2 Universal Technical Institute of Arizona 2yr Private For-Profit 1,965 401 20
3 Phoenix College 2yr Public 1,002 359 36
4 Glendale Community College 2yr Public 1,506 341 23
5 Arizona Western College 2yr Public 652 338 52

Top 5 Bachelor Degree Institutions

BACHELOR DEGREES: Top 5 Institutions Awarding to Hispanics in Arizona, 2011-12

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Arizona State University 4yr Public 13,210 2,108 16
2 University of Arizona 4yr Public 6,351 1,065 17
3 Northern Arizona University 4yr Public 4,207 663 16
4 Grand Canyon University 4yr Private For-Profit 4,330 233 5
5 University of Phoenix - Phoenix Campus 4yr Private For-Profit 733 116 16