Student Results

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of Breakthrough students attend college

Breakthrough students are seven times more likely to graduate from a four-year college or university than students from similar economic backgrounds.

On average, Breakthrough students attend college at a rate that’s eleven percent points higher than their low-income peers.*

*U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau, Current Population Survey (CPS), October, 1975 through 2015. Digest of Education
Statistics (2017). Table 302.3

Source: The National Student Clearinghouse, November 2018