Fast Facts

State Ranking

Hawaii had the 39th largest Latino population in the U.S.

Latino Population

K-12 Population
14%
State Population
9%

Median Age

Latino
25
White
44

Degree Attainment

Latino
28%
Total
39%

Equity Gap
in Degree Completion

Graduation Rates

Latino
33%
White
31%
Equity Gap
-2%

Completions per 100 FTE

Latino
14%
White
17%
Equity Gap
3%

Completions Relative to the Population in Need

Latino
18%
White
16%
Equity Gap
-2%

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Top 5 Enrolling Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 University of Hawaii at Manoa 4yr Public 14,402 1,091 8
2 Leeward Community College 2yr Public 7,895 942 12
3 Hawaii Pacific University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 6,740 902 13
4 Kapiolani Community College 2yr Public 9,023 726 8
5 Hawaii Community College 2yr Public 3,917 510 13

Top 5 Associate Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Leeward Community College 2yr Public 644 74 12
2 Kapiolani Community College 2yr Public 822 53 6
3 Hawaii Community College 2yr Public 399 43 11
4 Heald College - Honolulu 2yr Private For-Profit 591 34 6
5 University of Hawaii Maui College 4yr Public 379 33 9

Top 5 Bachelor Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 University of Hawaii at Manoa 4yr Public 3,026 174 6
2 Hawaii Pacific University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 991 122 12
3 University of Hawaii at Hilo 4yr Public 721 52 7
4 Chaminade University of Honolulu 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 297 27 9
5 University of Hawaii - West Oahu 4yr Public 301 26 9