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Colleges With Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs)

How Many Colleges Are Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs)?

In United States, 101 colleges/universities are historically Black colleges (HBCUs). By school type, 50 public schools and 51 private schools are historically Black colleges (HBCUs). Next table summarizes the number of schools with historically Black colleges (HBCUs) in United States.
Colleges With Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs)
TotalPublicPrivate (not-for-profit)Private (for-profit)
Total10150510
4 years or high9040500
2-4 years111010
less than 1 year0000

What is Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU)

The Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended, defines an HBCU as: '...any historically black college or university that was established prior to 1964, whose principal mission was, and is, the education of black Americans, and that is accredited by a nationally recognized accrediting agency or association determined by the Secretary [of Education] to be a reliable authority as to the quality of training offered or is, according to such an agency or association, making reasonable progress toward accreditation.' Federal regulations (20 USC 1061 (2)) allow for certain exceptions to the founding date.

Below list shows the Colleges With Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs). You can see more schools and narrow down the results in search result page.

101 matched schools

Alabama A & M University
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Normal, AL Public, 4 or more years
Acceptance Rate90%Graduation Rate24%Enrollment6,001Student/Faculty18 to 1
Tuition & Fees (In-State/Out-of-State)
Undergraduate$9,744 / $18,354
Graduate$11,262 / $21,294

Alabama State University
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Montgomery, AL Public, 4 or more years
Acceptance Rate98%Graduation Rate28%Enrollment4,760Student/Faculty15 to 1
Tuition & Fees (In-State/Out-of-State)
Undergraduate$11,068 / $19,396
Graduate$12,628 / $22,516

Concordia College Alabama
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Selma, AL Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Acceptance Rate24%Graduation Rate15%Enrollment389Student/Faculty20 to 1
Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$10,320

Gadsden State Community College
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Gadsden, AL Public, 2-4 years
Graduation Rate20%Enrollment4,979Student/Faculty18 to 1
Tuition & Fees (In-State/Out-of-State)
Undergraduate$3,840 / $7,056

J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College
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Huntsville, AL Public, 2-4 years
Graduation Rate14%Enrollment752Student/Faculty13 to 1
Tuition & Fees (In-State/Out-of-State)
Undergraduate$4,710 / $8,580