Fast Facts

State Ranking

Michigan had the 20th largest Latino population in the U.S.

Latino Population

K-12 Population
7%
State Population
5%

Median Age

Latino
24
White
41

Degree Attainment

Latino
20%
Total
34%

Equity Gap
in Degree Completion

Graduation Rates

Latino
40%
White
47%
Equity Gap
7%

Completions per 100 FTE

Latino
17%
White
20%
Equity Gap
3%

Completions Relative to the Population in Need

Latino
17%
White
23%
Equity Gap
6%

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Top 5 Enrolling Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Michigan State University 4yr Public 36,557 1,245 3
2 Grand Rapids Community College 2yr Public 17,575 1,242 7
3 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 4yr Public 27,407 1,123 4
4 Grand Valley State University 4yr Public 21,236 836 4
5 Western Michigan University 4yr Public 20,054 835 4

Top 5 Associate Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Grand Rapids Community College 2yr Public 1,736 104 6
2 Oakland Community College 2yr Public 2,415 81 3
3 Lansing Community College 2yr Public 1,734 60 4
4 Mott Community College 2yr Public 1,736 55 3
5 Delta College 2yr Public 1,274 54 4

Top 5 Bachelor Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 4yr Public 6,490 251 4
2 Michigan State University 4yr Public 8,221 212 3
3 Grand Valley State University 4yr Public 4,308 146 3
4 Western Michigan University 4yr Public 3,988 140 4
5 Central Michigan University 4yr Public 3,834 99 3