Fast Facts

State Ranking

Missouri had the 30th largest Latino population in the U.S.

Latino Population

K-12 Population
5%
State Population
4%

Median Age

Latino
24
White
40

Degree Attainment

Latino
22%
Total
32%

Equity Gap
in Degree Completion

Graduation Rates

Latino
42%
White
49%
Equity Gap
7%

Completions per 100 FTE

Latino
18%
White
19%
Equity Gap
1%

Completions Relative to the Population in Need

Latino
27%
White
22%
Equity Gap
-5%

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Top 5 Enrolling Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Park University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 10,996 1,911 17
2 Columbia College 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 17,229 1,075 6
3 Saint Louis Community College 2yr Public 29,200 767 3
4 University of Missouri-Columbia 4yr Public 25,992 729 3
5 University of Missouri-Kansas City 4yr Public 10,122 515 5

Top 5 Associate Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Columbia College 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 1,520 130 9
2 Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City 2yr Public 1,889 99 5
3 Saint Louis Community College 2yr Public 2,113 52 3
4 Ozarks Technical Community College 2yr Public 1,471 31 2
5 Crowder College 2yr Public 584 25 4

Top 5 Bachelor Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Park University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 2,262 387 17
2 Columbia College 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 2,707 160 6
3 University of Missouri-Columbia 4yr Public 5,528 130 2
4 Chamberlain College of Nursing-Missouri 4yr Private For-Profit 3,190 123 4
5 University of Missouri-Kansas City 4yr Public 1,749 94 5