Fast Facts

State Ranking

Kansas had the 26th largest Latino population in the U.S.

Latino Population

K-12 Population
16%
State Population
11%

Median Age

Latino
23
White
40

Degree Attainment

Latino
15%
Total
37%

Equity Gap
in Degree Completion

Graduation Rates

Latino
38%
White
47%
Equity Gap
9%

Completions per 100 FTE

Latino
16%
White
19%
Equity Gap
3%

Completions Relative to the Population in Need

Latino
17%
White
30%
Equity Gap
13%

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Top 5 Enrolling Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Johnson County Community College 2yr Public 21,020 1,306 6
2 Kansas State University 4yr Public 19,385 1,041 5
3 University of Kansas 4yr Public 19,695 1,039 5
4 Wichita State University 4yr Public 12,106 868 7
5 Butler Community College 2yr Public 9,763 800 8

Top 5 Associate Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Johnson County Community College 2yr Public 1,558 86 6
2 Butler Community College 2yr Public 1,030 76 7
3 Garden City Community College 2yr Public 261 76 29
4 Kansas City Kansas Community College 2yr Public 653 58 9
5 Dodge City Community College 2yr Public 184 52 28

Top 5 Bachelor Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 University of Kansas 4yr Public 4,331 195 5
2 Kansas State University 4yr Public 3,507 145 4
3 Wichita State University 4yr Public 1,974 122 6
4 Fort Hays State University 4yr Public 2,483 57 2
5 Washburn University 4yr Public 774 44 6