College Completion

Celebration Education Graduation Student Success Concept

Data indicates that now, more than ever before, Latinos are graduating high school and enrolling in college at higher rates, becoming the largest minority group in our nation’s colleges and universities, yet only 22% of young Latino adults have an associate’s degree or higher, 8.1 percent completed a Master’s degree, and 6.5% completed a PhD.

College Completion: Ensuring Equality of Opportunity for Latinos Fact Sheet

College Completion Webinar Slides [PDF, 838 KB]; Transcript [PDF, 117 KB]


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In commemoration of the Initiative’s 25th anniversary, the Initiative made a national call for Commitments to Action, encouraging public, private, and nonprofit investments in the creation and/or expansion of quality education programming throughout the nation service Hispanics. Access the list of organizations that made a Commitment to invest in College Completion.