Wilson Sheehan

Lab for Economic Opportunities

Research Brief  |  May 2021

  • The Excel Center® is a successful, cost-effective solution for high school dropouts.
  • After 5 years, graduates increase earnings by 39% compared to their peers.
  • Graduates are more likely to be working and have college credits than their peers.
  • All graduates – regardless of race, gender or demographics – experience similar earnings outcomes.