Excelencia in Education accelerates Latino student success, enhancing our workforce, leadership, and economy.

Research
Research
Latino College Completion
Ensuring America's Future
  • Learn more on Excelencia's approach to mobilize and support institutions SERVING Hispanic students and the Seal of Excelencia.
What Works
What Works
  • Explore Programs to Watch - recognized young promising programs increasing Latino student success
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We're Closing the Equity Gap in Latino College Completion

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To close the national equity gap in degree attainment, Latinos will need to earn 6.2 million more degrees by 2030. Excelencia will help reach this goal by:

  • Working with institutions to raise Latinos' degree attainment
  • Informing and influencing educators and decision makers to increase Latinos' degree attainment
  • Advancing evidence-based practices that support the success of Latino and other students
Informing Policies with Real Outcomes

Our research on Latinos students in education provides an understanding of Latinos' strength, growth, and opportunities for increased success.

Five Factors that Influence Latino College Completion

Enrolling
Enrolling
Retaining
Retaining
Supporting Financially
Supporting Financially
Modeling w/ Faculty
Modeling w/ Faculty
Graduating
Graduating

You + Excelencia = Success

There's power in numbers. Let's work together to SERVE Latinos in higher education and meet our shared mission.

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