List of HBCU Schools in America

List of HBCU Schools in America

This is a list of the 104 historically black colleges and universities (HBCU) in America, listed alphabetically.

College Name Overall Niche Grade Location Acceptance Rate Number of Students College Type
College Name Alabama A&M University
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Huntsville, AL
Acceptance Rate 52.56%
Number of Students 3,930
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Montgomery, AL
Acceptance Rate 53.26%
Number of Students 4,383
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Albany, GA
Acceptance Rate 47.29%
Number of Students 2,780
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Fayette, MS
Acceptance Rate 78.44%
Number of Students 2,570
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Allen University
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Columbia, SC
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 642
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Nashville, TN
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 110
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade D-
Location Little Rock, AR
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 796
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Benedict College
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Columbia, SC
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 2,405
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Greensboro, NC
Acceptance Rate 91.79%
Number of Students 545
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Daytona Beach, FL
Acceptance Rate 63.71%
Number of Students 3,695
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Mobile, AL
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 1,878
College Type Public, Career
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Bluefield, WV
Acceptance Rate 38.34%
Number of Students 1,251
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Bowie State University
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Bowie, MD
Acceptance Rate 55.06%
Number of Students 3,675
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Wilberforce, OH
Acceptance Rate 37.72%
Number of Students 1,576
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Thornbury Township, PA
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 936
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Claflin University
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Orangeburg, SC
Acceptance Rate 43.77%
Number of Students 1,751
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Atlanta, GA
Acceptance Rate 84.67%
Number of Students 2,441
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Clinton Junior College
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Rock Hill, SC
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 186
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Clarksdale, MS
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 1,792
College Type Public, Career
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Selma, AL
Acceptance Rate 53.28%
Number of Students 512
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Baltimore, MD
Acceptance Rate 43.12%
Number of Students 2,046
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Dover, DE
Acceptance Rate 43.74%
Number of Students 3,479
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade D
Location Denmark, SC
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 1,422
College Type Public, Career
College Name Dillard University
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location New Orleans, LA
Acceptance Rate 40.59%
Number of Students 1,138
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Edward Waters College
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Jacksonville, FL
Acceptance Rate 52.95%
Number of Students 891
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Elizabeth City, NC
Acceptance Rate 49.00%
Number of Students 1,633
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Fayetteville, NC
Acceptance Rate 50.32%
Number of Students 3,935
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Fisk University
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Nashville, TN
Acceptance Rate 83.45%
Number of Students 705
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Florida A&M University
Overall Niche Grade B
Location Tallahassee, FL
Acceptance Rate 48.95%
Number of Students 7,230
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Miami Gardens, FL
Acceptance Rate 20.54%
Number of Students 1,413
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Fort Valley, GA
Acceptance Rate 24.19%
Number of Students 1,947
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Gadsden, AL
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 2,751
College Type Public, Career
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Grambling, LA
Acceptance Rate 43.95%
Number of Students 3,264
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Montgomery, AL
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 681
College Type Public, Career
College Name Hampton University
Overall Niche Grade B
Location Hampton, VA
Acceptance Rate 29.06%
Number of Students 3,276
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location St. Louis, MO
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 969
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Howard University
Overall Niche Grade B+
Location Washington, D.C., DC
Acceptance Rate 48.41%
Number of Students 6,513
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Austin, TX
Acceptance Rate 59.70%
Number of Students 927
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade
Location Atlanta, GA
Acceptance Rate N/A
Number of Students N/A
College Type Private, Career
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Huntsville, AL
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 546
College Type Public, Career
Overall Niche Grade B
Location Jackson, MS
Acceptance Rate 70.47%
Number of Students 5,959
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade D+
Location Hawkins, TX
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 701
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Charlotte, NC
Acceptance Rate 42.25%
Number of Students 1,318
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Frankfort, KY
Acceptance Rate 47.69%
Number of Students 1,397
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Lane College
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Jackson, TN
Acceptance Rate 43.27%
Number of Students 1,249
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Langston University
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Langston, OK
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 1,851
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Birmingham, AL
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 1,773
College Type Public, Career
College Name LeMoyne-Owen College
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Memphis, TN
Acceptance Rate 52.15%
Number of Students 892
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Jefferson City, MO
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 2,032
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Lower Oxford Township, PA
Acceptance Rate 27.16%
Number of Students 1,428
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Livingstone College
Overall Niche Grade D+
Location Salisbury, NC
Acceptance Rate 64.25%
Number of Students 1,293
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade
Location Nashville, TN
Acceptance Rate N/A
Number of Students N/A
College Type Private, Career
College Name Miles College
Overall Niche Grade D
Location Fairfield, AL
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 1,713
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Itta Bena, MS
Acceptance Rate 16.33%
Number of Students 1,652
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Morehouse College
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Atlanta, GA
Acceptance Rate 84.03%
Number of Students 2,003
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade
Location Atlanta, GA
Acceptance Rate N/A
Number of Students N/A
College Type Private, Career
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Baltimore, MD
Acceptance Rate 65.25%
Number of Students 5,544
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Morris College
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Sumter, SC
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 770
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Norfolk, VA
Acceptance Rate 65.67%
Number of Students 4,416
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B+
Location Greensboro, NC
Acceptance Rate 57.00%
Number of Students 8,423
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Durham, NC
Acceptance Rate 43.22%
Number of Students 5,035
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Oakwood University
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Huntsville, AL
Acceptance Rate 47.87%
Number of Students 1,750
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Paine College
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Augusta, GA
Acceptance Rate 21.81%
Number of Students 783
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Paul Quinn College
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Dallas, TX
Acceptance Rate 89.97%
Number of Students 260
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Little Rock, AR
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 521
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Prairie View, TX
Acceptance Rate 39.13%
Number of Students 6,313
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Rust College
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Holly Springs, MS
Acceptance Rate 38.85%
Number of Students 908
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade D+
Location Raleigh, NC
Acceptance Rate 74.03%
Number of Students 1,001
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Savannah, GA
Acceptance Rate 77.63%
Number of Students 4,196
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Selma University
Overall Niche Grade D+
Location Selma, AL
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 419
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Shaw University
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Raleigh, NC
Acceptance Rate 59.35%
Number of Students 1,519
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B
Location Tuscaloosa, AL
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 2,307
College Type Public, Career
College Name Shorter College
Overall Niche Grade
Location North Little Rock, AR
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 313
College Type Private, Career
Overall Niche Grade
Location Louisville, KY
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 121
College Type Private, Career
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Orangeburg, SC
Acceptance Rate 84.54%
Number of Students 2,581
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Baton Rouge, LA
Acceptance Rate 53.65%
Number of Students 4,446
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C
Location New Orleans, LA
Acceptance Rate 20.70%
Number of Students 1,189
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Shreveport, LA
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 2,046
College Type Public, Career
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Terrell, TX
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 153
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Spelman College
Overall Niche Grade A-
Location Atlanta, GA
Acceptance Rate 54.00%
Number of Students 2,072
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name St. Philip's College
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location San Antonio, TX
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 1,622
College Type Public, Career
College Name Stillman College
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Tuscaloosa, AL
Acceptance Rate 59.01%
Number of Students 944
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Talladega College
Overall Niche Grade D+
Location Talladega, AL
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 752
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Nashville, TN
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 5,678
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Texas College
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Tyler, TX
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 778
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Houston, TX
Acceptance Rate 51.92%
Number of Students 5,842
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Tougaloo College
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Jackson, MS
Acceptance Rate 40.30%
Number of Students 872
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Tuskegee University
Overall Niche Grade B
Location Tuskegee, AL
Acceptance Rate 49.22%
Number of Students 2,489
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Pine Bluff, AR
Acceptance Rate 38.68%
Number of Students 2,188
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Princess Anne, MD
Acceptance Rate 61.27%
Number of Students 3,192
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C
Location Washington, D.C., DC
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 1,902
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Petersburg, VA
Acceptance Rate 80.06%
Number of Students 4,284
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Richmond, VA
Acceptance Rate 23.89%
Number of Students 1,286
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade
Location Lynchburg, VA
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 134
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Voorhees College
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Denmark, SC
Acceptance Rate 50.04%
Number of Students 452
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade C+
Location Dunbar, WV
Acceptance Rate 41.44%
Number of Students 1,950
College Type Public, Traditional
College Name Wilberforce University
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Wilberforce, OH
Acceptance Rate 37.54%
Number of Students 348
College Type Private, Traditional
College Name Wiley College
Overall Niche Grade C-
Location Marshall, TX
Acceptance Rate 100.00%
Number of Students 1,259
College Type Private, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B-
Location Winston-Salem, NC
Acceptance Rate 60.16%
Number of Students 4,098
College Type Public, Traditional
Overall Niche Grade B+
Location New Orleans, LA
Acceptance Rate 65.99%
Number of Students 2,237
College Type Private, Traditional
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List of HBCU Schools in America