Fast Facts

State Ranking

New York had the 4th largest Latino population in the U.S.

Latino Population

K-12 Population
22%
State Population
18%

Median Age

Latino
30
White
42

Degree Attainment

Latino
22%
Total
41%

Equity Gap
in Degree Completion

Graduation Rates

Latino
32%
White
52%
Equity Gap
20%

Completions per 100 FTE

Latino
14%
White
19%
Equity Gap
5%

Completions Relative to the Population in Need

Latino
13%
White
26%
Equity Gap
13%

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Top 5 Enrolling Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College 2yr Public 24,463 9,800 40
2 CUNY LaGuardia Community College 2yr Public 18,623 7,335 39
3 CUNY Bronx Community College 2yr Public 11,450 6,987 61
4 CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice 4yr Public 12,887 5,375 42
5 CUNY Lehman College 4yr Public 9,863 4,977 51

Top 5 Associate Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 CUNY LaGuardia Community College 2yr Public 2,982 1,023 34
2 CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College 2yr Public 3,017 955 32
3 CUNY Bronx Community College 2yr Public 1,256 729 58
4 ASA College 2yr Private For-Profit 1,761 676 38
5 Monroe College-Main Campus 4yr Private For-Profit 1,334 616 46

Top 5 Bachelor Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 CUNY Lehman College 4yr Public 1,625 869 54
2 CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice 4yr Public 2,232 782 35
3 CUNY City College 4yr Public 1,975 595 30
4 CUNY Hunter College 4yr Public 2,707 473 18
5 CUNY Queens 4yr Public 3,063 406 13
6 New York University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 5,009 406 8