Latinos Earned More Degrees This Past Decade Than Ever In History


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The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) released a data analysis on the state of education across all educational levels, and it reports that enrollment of Latino students at college campuses has increased.

70% more Latinos earned degrees in the past decade than any previous decade reports DailyChela. Enrollment numbers for the Latino population between the ages 18-24 increased from 27% in 2007 to 36% in 2017, which means that 36% of Latinos between 18-24 were enrolled in college in 2017.

This means that 70% more Latino students in college managed to earn a college degree from 2005 to 2017.

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