Latino College Enrollment Increased While Overall Enrollment Numbers Declined
Latino College Enrollment Increased While Overall Enrollment Numbers Declined
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/09/2013 - 13:11

The U.S. Census Bureau released a report stating that fall 2012 college enrollment fell by nearly half a million in comparison to 2011. But the good news is: Hispanics did not fall into this trend!


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Latino College Enrollment Exceeds 2 Million - What the Stats Really Mean
By Sugey Palomares | 08/21/2012 - 17:00

While students across the U.S. prepare for fall semester, a new study by the Pew Research Center confirms that Latinos are now the largest minority group enrolled in 4-year colleges. According to the center’s evaluation of the 2010 Census results, over 2 million Latinos (between the ages of 18-24) enrolled in higher education institutions in 2011.

Not only that, but 76 percent of Latinos finished high school last year, a 3 percent increase from 2010.


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Minorities Still Underrepresented in Highly Selective Colleges
By Samantha Leal | 07/18/2012 - 10:00

Hispanic and black students remain significantly underrepresented in the most selective colleges, according to a new study. The study, released by Stanford University's Center for Education Policy Analysis, examined race, income and enrollment patterns at highly competitive universities from 1982 to 2004. It found that white students were three times as likely as Hispanic Students to enroll in a top-tier college.


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