Latino Males in Higher Education

Latino Males in Higher Education

Excelencia in Education
April 2016

Overview

This 2016 fact sheet profiles the status of Latino males in higher education. While college enrollment among Latino males continues to increase, they still lag behind Latino females in college enrollment — a disparity that increases as the level of higher education increases. Since Latino males represent more than half of traditional college-aged Americans, their college success will be vital to America’s future.

  

Webinar Recording

Excelencia in Education, in partnership with the University of Texas at Austin, presented a webinar that convened leaders to discuss not only what they know, but what can be done to accelerate the success of Latino males in higher education. 

While college enrollment among Latino males continues to increase, they still lag behind Latino females in college enrollment — a disparity that increases as the level of higher education increases. Since Latino males represent more than half of traditional college-aged Americans, their college success will be vital to America’s future. This webinar brought together some of the strongest thought leaders in this area to discuss not only what we know but what we can do to accelerate college enrollment and completion among Latino males.

 

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