Where Black Students Do the Best and Where They Fare ...

College Graduation Rates:

Where Black Students Do the Best and Where They Fare Poorly Compared to Their White Peers

Through the years, JBHE has closely examined black student graduation rates at our nation's highest-ranked colleges and universities. We have also reported extensively on the racial gap in graduation rates at these institutions.

Here is data showing the largest and smallest racial...

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Date: 2011-04-20 04:09:18
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West Virginia Wesleyan College - Wikipedia

West Virginia Wesleyan College was founded in 1890 by the West Virginia Annual Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church. The school opened on September 3, 1890, in a new three-story brick building that was where the current Lynch-Raine Administration Building now stands. Ohio Wesleyan University and Boston University School of Theology alumnus Bennett W. Hutchinson was the college's first...

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Date: 2018-03-14 13:33:41
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West Virginia Wesleyan College Rankings, Tuition ...

West Virginia Wesleyan College began as a college preparatory school; a shortage of public high schools in West Virginia meant there were not enough college-ready students in the region to sustain a college. After spending a decade setting the stage for its evolution into a full college, the school was briefly called the Wesleyan University of West Virginia, but dialed back the name to "college"...

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Date: 2018-03-24 23:09:37
Website: https://www.collegeconsensus.com

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A JBHE Check-Up on Blacks in U.S. Medical Schools

A JBHE Check-Up on Blacks in U.S. Medical Schools

There is widespread agreement on the urgency in the United States of training more black medical professionals. But the bad news is that instead of an increasing number of blacks in medical schools, recent years have seen a significant drop in overall African-American enrollments in U.S. medical programs. The good news is that African Americans...

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Date: 2011-04-20 04:03:22
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10 Best Historically Black Colleges - BLACK EXCEL'S

9) North Carolina A&T University

10) Stanford University

BLACK EXCEL'S PICKS

In the Spring, 1996 edition of our newsletter Black Excel News (Vol. 3, No. 1-2), we picked our top ten Historically Black Colleges. We did not place our picks in any particular ranking order, but our ten picks are essentially the same as Black Enterprise's. The difference is that Black Enterprise picked Stanford in the...

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Date: 2007-10-04 01:07:35
Website: http://blackexcel.org

Virginia Intermont College - Wikipedia

Virginia Intermont College in 1908. A reorganization of the curriculum in 1910 brought the college into the junior college movement and the college became the first two-year institution to be accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools . [5]

During the 1960s, five new buildings were constructed to accommodate the school's growth. In the early 1970s, Virginia Intermont became a...

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Date: 2018-03-18 13:54:19
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Black Head Coaches -- College Football's Last Frontier | Afro

Black Head Coaches -- College Football's Last Frontier

by: George E. Curry George Curry Media Columnist

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This season's national college football championship has been decided, but no one knows how much longer we must continue to wait until the head coaching ranks are no longer largely reserved for White males, even those who have been failures at...

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About Tidewater Community College - TCC

Tidewater Community College provides collegiate education and training to adults of all ages and backgrounds, helping them achieve their individual goals and contribute as citizens and workers to the vitality of an increasingly global community.

Commitments that inform the mission:

Open access to high-quality, affordable education to prepare students for transfer to a four-year baccalaureate...

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Date: 2018-03-24 21:15:29
Website: https://www.tcc.edu

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Why more black students are enrolling in historically ...

Why more black students are enrolling in historically black colleges

In the era of Black Lives Matter, some students feel safer on majority-black campuses

This story also appeared in PBS Newshour

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The Morehouse, Spelman, And Clark-Atlanta University Homecoming Parade at Morehouse College on October 24, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. Photo: Paras Griffin/Getty Images

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Trump Downsizes Black College Conference - Newsweek

President Donald Trump (C) welcomes the leaders of dozens of historically black colleges and universities (HBCU) in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S. February 27, 2017. Trump capitalized on the troubled relationship the group had with his predecessor, but the Republican leader continues to face major criticism from the black community. Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

Just over a month...

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Date: 2018-03-24 17:37:19
Website: http://www.newsweek.com

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