The Princeton Review recently named Florida A&M among the top universities in the region. FAMU was listed among the 134 “Best in the Southeast” universities in a special web feature: “2012 Best Colleges: Region by Region.” The Princeton Review picked 629 of the nation’s 2,500 four-year colleges and universities for the listing. “We chose it […]
From Football to Bands: Get Top HBCU Rankings News
Choosing the right historically black college or university to attend is influenced by more than simply which schools have exciting social lives. Indeed, the most savvy students are most concerned with HBCU rankings – a variety of measures of just how academically sound a school is.
A historically black college or university’s quality level can be reflected so many ways – for example, what rate of students graduate in four years? How many freshmen drop out each year? What are the class sizes and what is the student/ teacher ratio? With so many factors, how can you make the best choice? This is where HBCU rankings come in. Evaluations from different websites, magazines and other academic sources can help you better understand what each school offers and how it fits in with your academic plans.
Check out our many Top 10 lists and articles and get the insider knowledge on which HBCUs are the most elite in your field of pursuit.
Source: Tuskegee University TUSKEGEE, Ala. (August 11, 2011) — U.S. News and World Report ranked Tuskegee University among the top 10 Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the nation on their annual “Best Colleges” List. Tuskegee ranked No. 5 of the 35 schools receiving rankings. The publication also named Tuskegee the No. 5 regional university […]
Orangeburg, SC (WLTX) – South Carolina State University has been named to Forbes Magazine’s list of America’s best undergraduate institutions. The business magazine made their rankings based on data prepared by the Center for College Affordability and Productivity. The creators of the survey said they ranked the schools based on “quality of teaching, great career prospects, and graduation […]
Source: by Anthony Dean (JACKSON, Miss.) – Jackson State University has been ranked the No. 2 school in the country when it comes to educating African-American teachers. The ranking is consistent with the university’s ongoing standing, where it has been either No. 1 or No. 2 since 2005. The annual ranking was published in Diverse […]
Entry #37, December 29, 2010 Article source: U.S. News & World Report See how your HBCU ranked. For more schools and a longer list, visit the U.S. News & World Report website.