Fast Facts

State Ranking

Minnesota had the 28th 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
19%
Total
42%

Equity Gap
in Degree Completion

Graduation Rates

Latino
32%
White
52%
Equity Gap
20%

Completions per 100 FTE

Latino
16%
White
22%
Equity Gap
6%

Completions Relative to the Population in Need

Latino
19%
White
31%
Equity Gap
12%

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Top 5 Enrolling Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities 4yr Public 34,812 951 3
2 Minneapolis Community and Technical College 2yr Public 10,191 832 8
3 Normandale Community College 2yr Public 9,942 621 6
4 Century College 2yr Public 10,836 604 6
5 Inver Hills Community College 2yr Public 6,106 503 8

Top 5 Associate Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Minneapolis Community and Technical College 2yr Public 925 55 6
2 Century College 2yr Public 1,210 49 4
3 Normandale Community College 2yr Public 1,004 43 4
4 North Hennepin Community College 2yr Public 938 40 4
5 Rochester Community and Technical College 2yr Public 882 39 4

Top 5 Bachelor Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities 4yr Public 7,617 187 3
2 Metropolitan State University 4yr Public 1,784 71 4
3 Minnesota State University-Mankato 4yr Public 2,367 56 2
4 Saint Cloud State University 4yr Public 2,492 47 2
5 University of St Thomas 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 1,335 47 4