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ERIC Number: EJ1105716
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Mar
Pages: 13
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1532-0723
Demographic Changes of Hispanic Populations and Hispanic Student Enrollment in Texas Community Colleges: A Literature Review
Hernandez, Jack; Slate, John R.; Joyner, Sheila A.
Education Leadership Review of Doctoral Research, v2 n1 p57-69 Mar 2015
In this literature review, Hispanic demographic changes in the United States and in Texas are examined. Hispanics have accounted for large changes in population, population change, and proportion of population. Accordingly, the literature was reviewed regarding Hispanic immigrants, both authorized and non-authorized immigrants. The issue of poverty related to Hispanics was addressed. Hispanics and college enrollment, along with the educational attainment patterns of Hispanics, were discussed. The Texas Closing the Gaps plan was examined, as it was related to Hispanic students. The over-representation of Hispanics in community colleges was addressed. Finally, implications of this review of the literature were provided.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Information Analyses
Education Level: Two Year Colleges; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Texas
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