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%

DEGREES AWARDED

 Degrees Awarded in Hawai‘i in 2020

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

86%

GRADUATION RATE

HIDOE HS Graduation Rate: 86%

50%

COLLEGE ENROLLMENT

HIDOE College Enrollment Rate: 50%

55 BY ’25 DASHBOARD

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IS EARNING A COLLEGE DEGREE

WORTH IT?

Research says it is.

Latest News

Register for College Planning Workshops

Register for College Planning Workshops

Hawai‘i P-20 is once again hosting virtual statewide webinars this Fall to help students and families through the college planning and financial aid process.

Media Campaign Promotes Two-Year Degree

Media Campaign Promotes Two-Year Degree

  To address the recent decline in enrollment to the University of Hawai‘i Community Colleges among Hawai‘i’s public high school seniors, Hawai‘i P-20 launched a new media campaign focused on the value of a 2-year degree leading to a...