2016 Examples of Excelencia Finalists

The 2016 Examples of Excelencia included over 190 nominations from across 33 states, DC and Puerto Rico. Of these programs, the following 20 were selected as finalists for the 2016 Examples of Excelencia based on their evidence of effectiveness, sustainability, and efforts to accelerate Latino student success.

Visit the Growing What Works database to learn about other practices that accelerate Latino student success across the country.

    

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ASSOCIATE LEVEL

Bridge Program

Mt. San Antonio College (CA)

Design for Completion

Odessa College (TX)

Equity Mentoring Program and Concurrent Enrollment

Community College of Aurora (CO)

TRiO Scaffolds to Success

Yakima Valley College (WA)

  

BACCALAUREATE LEVEL

  

Clinical Laboratory Science Program

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (TX)

CUMBRES Teacher Preparation Program

University of Northern Colorado (CO)

Joaquin Bustoz Math-Science Honors Program

Arizona State University (AZ)

 

GRADUATE LEVEL

 

Combined BA/MD Degree Program

University of New Mexico (NM)

The ENLACE Leadership Institute

Northeastern Illinois University (IL)

  

COMMUNITY-BASED ORGANIZATION LEVEL

  

College Forward

College Forward (TX)

College Match

College Match (CA)

Tackling Obstacles and Raising College Hopes (TORCH)

Northfield Healthy Community Initiative (MN)