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Colleges With Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs) In West Virginia

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

In West Virginia, 2 colleges/universities are historically Black colleges (HBCUs). By school type, 2 public schools and 0 private schools are historically Black colleges (HBCUs). Next table summarizes the number of schools with historically Black colleges (HBCUs) in West Virginia.
Colleges With Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs) In West Virginia
TotalPublicPrivate (not-for-profit)Private (for-profit)
Total2200
4 years or high2200
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 West Virginia. You can see more schools and narrow down the results in search result page.
2 matched schools

Bluefield State College

Bluefield State College is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Bluefield, WV. Total 1,275 students are attending the school and its 2021 tuition & fee is $14,544.
Acceptance Rate94%
SAT Score880
Graduation Rate31%
Enrollment1,275
Student/Faculty12 to 1
Tuition & Fees
(In-State/Out-of-State)
Undergraduate$7,680 / $14,544

West Virginia State University

West Virginia State University is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Institute, WV. Total 3,692 students are attending the school and its 2021 tuition & fee is $14,125.
Acceptance Rate95%
SAT Score965
Graduation Rate31%
Enrollment3,692
Student/Faculty19 to 1
Tuition & Fees
(In-State/Out-of-State)
Undergraduate$8,437 / $14,125
Graduate$8,749 / $19,555