Historically Black Colleges and Universities Ranking

Historically Black Colleges and Universities Ranking Methodology

These historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) were compared only with one another for these rankings. In order to be on the list, a school must be designated currently by the U.S. Department of Education as an HBCU. To qualify for the U.S. News ranking, an HBCU also must be an undergraduate baccalaureate-granting institution that enrolls primarily first year, first-time students and must be a school that is currently part of the 2014 Best Colleges rankings.

Tuition and fees:
$8,190 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
611
Setting:
city
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Concordia College

Selma, AL

A private institution, Concordia College was founded in 1922.

Tuition and fees:
$11,358 (2012-13)
Setting:
urban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Edward Waters College

Jacksonville, FL

Founded in 1866, Edward Waters College is a private institution. Edward Waters College follows a semester-based academic calendar.

Tuition and fees:
$15,000 (2012-13)
Setting:
suburban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Florida Memorial University is a private institution that was founded in 1879.

Tuition and fees:
$20,724 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
3,851
Setting:
city
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Hampton University

Hampton, VA

Hampton University, a private, historically black institution in Virginia, has graduated people such as Alberta Williams King, mother of Martin Luther King Jr., and Booker T. Washington, influential African-American educator.

Tuition and fees:
$11,369 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
603
Setting:
rural
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

A private institution, Jarvis Christian College was founded in 1912. Jarvis Christian College offers a Greek system, where 12 percent of the student body is involved in a sorority and 88 percent is involved in a fraternity.

In-state tuition and fees:
$6,725 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$12,725 (2012-13)
Setting:
city
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Lincoln University

Jefferson City, MO

Founded in 1866, Lincoln University is a public institution. Lincoln University follows a semester-based academic calendar.

Tuition and fees:
$10,840 (2012-13)
Setting:
city
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Morris College

Sumter, SC

Morris College is a private institution that was founded in 1908.

Tuition and fees:
$7,504 (2012-13)
Setting:
urban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Southwestern Christian College was established as a private institution.

Tuition and fees:
$9,682 (2012-13)
Setting:
city
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Texas College

Tyler, TX

A private institution, Texas College was founded in 1894.

Tuition and fees:
$11,050 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
1,389
Setting:
city
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Wiley College

Marshall, TX

Wiley College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,389, with a gender distribution of 42.2 percent male students and 57.8 percent female students. At this school, 65 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 35 percent of students live off campus.

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