Minnesota’s persistent higher-ed gap: Are new efforts making a difference?

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Jan 16, 1:00 AM

Minnesota’s persistent higher-ed gap: Are new efforts making a difference?

Minnesota ranks among the most educated states in the country, with nearly half of adults aged 25 to 64 holding an associate degree or higher. But that impressive statistic masks severe racial disparities in degree completion: The state has the second largest attainment gap between whites and blacks in the nation, according to the Education Trust.

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