Historically Black Colleges and Universities Ranking
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 2013 Best Colleges rankings.
Morris College was established in 1908 as a private institution. Morris College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered least selective.
Southwestern Christian College was founded as a private institution.
Founded in 1894, Texas College is a private institution. Texas College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.
- In-state tuition and fees:
- $7,000 (2012-13)
- Out-of-state tuition and fees:
- $14,000 (2012-13)
University of the District of Columbia is a public institution that was founded in 1976.
Wiley College was established in 1873 as a private institution. Wiley College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.