Our Mission

55 by ‘25 is a community-action campaign coordinated by Hawai‘i P-20 Partnerships for Education that raises awareness about the importance of a postsecondary education.

Together We Can!

Let’s collaborate and build clearer pathways to better prepare students for college and career success.

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Our goal: to have 55% of working age adults hold a 2- or 4-year college degree by the year 2025!

Our Progress

46%

55 BY ’25 GOAL

Current College Degree Attainment Rate: 46.3%

DEGREES AWARDED

Degrees Awarded in Hawai‘i in 2017

CERTIFICATES ATTAINED

Number of Hawai‘i Residents with a Postsecondary Certificate with Economic Value

MEDIAN EARNINGS

Median Earnings for Hawai‘i Adult Civilian Workers with a Bachelor’s Degree

84%

GRADUATION RATE

HIDOE HS Graduation Rate: 84%

55%

COLLEGE ENROLLMENT

HIDOE College Enrollment Rate: 55%

55 BY ’25 DASHBOARD

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IS EARNING A COLLEGE DEGREE

WORTH IT?

Research says it is.

Latest News

UH Virtual Program Fair July 27-28

UH Virtual Program Fair July 27-28

Come learn about the amazing and affordable programs at the University of Hawaii! There will be over 50 programs from the following career pathways to include Business, Industrial Engineering, Health, Natural Resources, Arts & Communications and Public & Human Services.

Next Steps to Your Future Launched for Class of 2020

Next Steps to Your Future Launched for Class of 2020

The “Next Steps to Your Future” initiative is reaching out to 10,000 graduating high school seniors to engage students in transitioning to post-high plans for career. The initiative connects soon-to-be-graduates to postsecondary education, training and or employment through free summer advising and UHCC Summer Exploration classes.

COVID-19 Hawai‘i College Admission Updates

COVID-19 Hawai‘i College Admission Updates

There are many changes happening related to college admissions in Hawai‘i. University of Hawai‘i is extending their Fall 2020 application deadlines to August 1. Read more