Tag: minority

ACE Report on Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs), Predominately Black Institutions (PBIs), and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) indicate Upward Mobility.

by Carjamin Scott on June 21, 2018, at 5:03 p.m. CST

According to a report published by the American Council on Education’s Center for Policy Research and Strategy, students enrolled at four-year Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) go from the lowest income quintile to the top income quintile at a higher rate than four-year non minority serving institutions. The same is true for students enrolled at Predominately Black Institutions (PBIs) and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).

Minority serving institutions (MSIs) are credited for educating students of color from families with low economic resources and educational attainment at a higher rate than non-MSIs, even while financially disadvantaged.

Minority serving institutions (MSIs) are credited for educating students of color from families with low economic resources and educational attainment at a higher rate than non-MSIs. The report further concludes that, MSIs are “engines of upward mobility for millions of students, and play this role even while the majority of MSIs are at a financial disadvantage when compared to non-MSIs.” Here are some facts from the report.

Continue reading “ACE Report on Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs), Predominately Black Institutions (PBIs), and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) indicate Upward Mobility.”

Advertisements