Fast Facts

Latino Population

K-12 Population
12%
State Population
10%

Median Age

Latino
30
White
33

Degree Attainment

Latino
39%
Total
54%

Equity Gap
in Degree Completion

Graduation Rates

Latino
70%
White
81%
Equity Gap
11%

Completions per 100 FTE

Latino
17%
White
23%
Equity Gap
6%

Completions Relative to the Population in Need

Latino
22%
White
355%
Equity Gap
333%

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Top 5 Enrolling Institutions

ENROLLING: Top 5 Institutions (Hispanic Undergraduates) in District of Columbia, 2011-12

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 George Washington University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 10,406 758 7
2 Georgetown University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 7,590 549 7
3 American University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 7,212 550 8
4 Catholic University of America 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 3,633 298 8
5 Trinity Washington University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 1,780 228 13

Top 5 Associate Degree Institutions

ASSOCIATE DEGREES: Top 5 Institutions Awarding to Hispanics in District of Columbia, 2011-12

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 George Washington University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 130 10 8
2 University of the District of Columbia 4yr Public 170 5 3
3 Strayer University-Global Region 4yr Private For-Profit 71 5 7
4 Potomac College - Washington 4yr Private For-Profit 22 2 9
5 Strayer University - District of Columbia 4yr Private For-Profit 44 1 2

Top 5 Bachelor Degree Institutions

BACHELOR DEGREES: Top 5 Institutions Awarding to Hispanics in District of Columbia, 2011-12

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 George Washington University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 2,296 165 7
2 Georgetown University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 1,871 110 6
3 American University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 1,688 93 6
4 Catholic University of America 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 737 52 7
5 Trinity Washington University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 246 28 11