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Colleges With Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs) In District Of Columbia

How Many Colleges Are Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs) In District Of Columbia?

In District Of Columbia, 2 colleges/universities are historically Black colleges (HBCUs). By school type, 1 public schools and 1 private schools are historically Black colleges (HBCUs). Next table summarizes the number of schools with historically Black colleges (HBCUs) in District of Columbia.
Colleges With Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs) In District Of Columbia
TotalPublicPrivate (not-for-profit)Private (for-profit)
Total2110
4 years or high2110
2-4 years0000
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) In District Of Columbia. You can see more schools and narrow down the results in search result page.
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University of the District of Columbia

University of the District of Columbia is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Washington, DC. Total 4,244 students are attending the school and its 2020 tuition & fee is $12,704.
Graduation Rate13%
Enrollment4,244
Student/Faculty9 to 1
Tuition & Fees (In-State/Out-of-State)
Undergraduate$6,020 / $12,704
Graduate$9,860 / $18,176
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Howard University

Howard University is a Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Washington, DC. Total 9,139 students are attending the school and its 2020 tuition & fee is $27,206.
Acceptance Rate36%
SAT Score1,205
Graduation Rate65%
Enrollment9,139
Student/Faculty10 to 1
Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$27,206
Graduate$33,249