Fast Facts

State Ranking

Wisconsin had the 25th largest Latino population in the U.S.

Latino Population

K-12 Population
9%
State Population
6%

Median Age

Latino
24
White
41

Degree Attainment

Latino
16%
Total
35%

Equity Gap
in Degree Completion

Graduation Rates

Latino
41%
White
54%
Equity Gap
13%

Completions per 100 FTE

Latino
17%
White
22%
Equity Gap
5%

Completions Relative to the Population in Need

Latino
17%
White
28%
Equity Gap
11%

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Top 5 Enrolling Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Milwaukee Area Technical College 2yr Public 19,480 1,987 10
2 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 4yr Public 24,270 1,486 6
3 University of Wisconsin-Madison 4yr Public 29,880 1,283 4
4 Gateway Technical College 2yr Public 9,149 1,075 12
5 Madison Area Technical College 4yr Public 16,347 872 5

Top 5 Associate Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 Milwaukee Area Technical College 2yr Public 1,533 129 8
2 Gateway Technical College 2yr Public 769 82 11
3 Madison Area Technical College 4yr Public 1,385 47 3
4 University of Wisconsin Colleges 2yr Public 1,751 47 3
5 Fox Valley Technical College 2yr Public 1,183 28 2

Top 5 Bachelor Degree Institutions

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

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 University of Wisconsin-Madison 4yr Public 6,422 206 3
2 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 4yr Public 4,170 183 4
3 Marquette University 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 1,678 90 5
4 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 4yr Public 1,918 57 3
5 University of Wisconsin-Parkside 4yr Public 691 50 7