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.
|Total||Public||Private (not-for-profit)||Private (for-profit)|
|4 years or high||2||1||1||0|
|less than 1 year||0||0||0||0|
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.
2 matched schools
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 2021 tuition & fee is $13,004.
Student/Faculty9 to 1
Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$6,152 / $13,004
Graduate$10,094 / $18,608
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 2021 tuition & fee is $28,440.
Student/Faculty10 to 1
Tuition & Fees