Student Angie Olivas takes notes during a Human Career Development class at Sacramento City College in Sacramento on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. After years of rising Latino enrollment at Sacramento State and Sacramento City College, both campuses will receive millions of federal dollars by qualifying as Hispanic-Serving Institutions for the first time. Twenty-seven percent of Sacramento State's students and 29 percent of Sacramento City College's students were Latino in 2014, according to data from the schools.
Student Angie Olivas takes notes during a Human Career Development class at Sacramento City College in Sacramento on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. After years of rising Latino enrollment at Sacramento State and Sacramento City College, both campuses will receive millions of federal dollars by qualifying as Hispanic-Serving Institutions for the first time. Twenty-seven percent of Sacramento State's students and 29 percent of Sacramento City College's students were Latino in 2014, according to data from the schools. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com
Student Angie Olivas takes notes during a Human Career Development class at Sacramento City College in Sacramento on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. After years of rising Latino enrollment at Sacramento State and Sacramento City College, both campuses will receive millions of federal dollars by qualifying as Hispanic-Serving Institutions for the first time. Twenty-seven percent of Sacramento State's students and 29 percent of Sacramento City College's students were Latino in 2014, according to data from the schools. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com

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October 04, 2015 7:00 AM

Growing Latino population nets millions of dollars for Sacramento colleges

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