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UMN officials trying to fix gap between white, black student graduation

Monday, March 6, 2017

...Robert McMaster, vice provost and dean of undergraduate education at the University, said the school looks at data on graduation and achievement gaps regularly, especially first-year retention rates and four- and six-year graduation rates.

While the University has seen graduation rates going up for both white students and students of color, it is still not where leaders want it to be, McMaster said.

“We’re well aware of where we sit with this gap,” McMaster said...

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