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Colleges With Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs) In Virginia

How Many Colleges Are Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs) In Virginia?

In Virginia, 5 colleges/universities are historically Black colleges (HBCUs). By school type, 2 public schools and 3 private schools are historically Black colleges (HBCUs). Next table summarizes the number of schools with historically Black colleges (HBCUs) in Virginia.
Colleges With Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs) In Virginia
TotalPublicPrivate (not-for-profit)Private (for-profit)
Total5230
4 years or high5230
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 Virginia. You can see more schools and narrow down the results in search result page.
5 matched schools

Hampton University

Hampton University is a Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Hampton, VA. Total 4,321 students are attending the school and its 2021 tuition & fee is $29,312.
Acceptance Rate36%
SAT Score1,050
Graduation Rate60%
Enrollment4,321
Student/Faculty13 to 1
Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$29,312
Graduate$13,134

Norfolk State University

Norfolk State University is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Norfolk, VA. Total 5,204 students are attending the school and its 2021 tuition & fee is $20,790.
Acceptance Rate92%
SAT Score950
Graduation Rate36%
Enrollment5,204
Student/Faculty16 to 1
Tuition & Fees
(In-State/Out-of-State)
Undergraduate$9,622 / $20,790
Graduate$12,690 / $24,742

Virginia University of Lynchburg

Virginia University of Lynchburg is a Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Lynchburg, VA. Total 298 students are attending the school and its 2021 tuition & fee is $8,600.
Graduation Rate5%
Enrollment298
Student/Faculty15 to 1
Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$8,600
Graduate$12,670

Virginia State University

Virginia State University is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Petersburg, VA. Total 4,385 students are attending the school and its 2021 tuition & fee is $20,909.
Acceptance Rate95%
SAT Score920
Graduation Rate38%
Enrollment4,385
Student/Faculty13 to 1
Tuition & Fees
(In-State/Out-of-State)
Undergraduate$9,154 / $20,909
Graduate$11,989 / $22,241

Virginia Union University

Virginia Union University is a Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Richmond, VA. Total 1,552 students are attending the school and its 2021 tuition & fee is $13,530.
Acceptance Rate63%
SAT Score850
Graduation Rate29%
Enrollment1,552
Student/Faculty16 to 1
Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$13,530
Graduate$14,275