Historically Black
Colleges & Universities


Since before desegregation up to today, Black colleges and universities have made significant contributions to the education and progress of Blacks in America. Now competing on an equal basis with other institutions, these schools provide degree programs in a broad variety of disciplines and fields of study. An impressive percentage of college graduates in Black America came from historically Black colleges and universities.

Alabama A&M University (Huntsville, AL)
Alabama State University
(Montgomery, AL)

Albany State College
(Albany, GA)
Alcorn State University (Lorman, MS)
Allen University (Columbia, SC)
Arkansas Baptist College (Little Rock, AR)
Barber-Scotia College (Concord, NC...Charlotte suburb)
Benedict College (Columbia, SC)
Bennett College (Greensboro, NC)
Bethune-Cookman College (Daytona Beach, FL)
Bishop State Community College (Mobile, AL)
Bluefield State College (Bluefield, WV)
Bowie State University (Bowie, MD)
Central State University
(Wiberforce, OH)

Cheyney State University
(Cheyney, PA)

Claflin College (Orangeburg, SC)
Clark Atlanta University (Atlanta, GA)
Clinton Junior College (Rock Hill, SC...Charlotte, NC suburb across the state line)
Coahoma Community College (Clarksdale, MS)
Concordia College (Selma, AL)
Coppin State College (Baltimore, MD)
Delaware State University (Dover, DE)
Dillard University (New Orleans, LA)
Edward Waters College (Jacksonville, FL)
Elizabeth City State University (Elizabeth City, NC)
Fayetteville State University (Fayetteville, NC)
Fisk University (Nashville, TN)
Florida A&M University (Tallahassee, FL)
Florida Memorial College (Miami, FL)
Fort Valley State University (Fort Valley, GA...near Macon)
Grambling State University (Grambling, LA)
Hampton University (Hampton, VA)
Harris-Stowe State College (St. Louis, MO)
Hinds Community College (Utica, MS)
Howard University (Washington, DC)
Huston-Tillotson College (Austin, TX)
Interdenominational Theological Center (Atlanta, GA)
Jackson State University (Jackson, MS)
Jarvis Christian College (Hawkins, TX...near Tyler)
Johnson C. Smith University (Charlotte, NC)
Kentucky State University (Frankfort, KY)
Knoxville College (Knoxville, TN)
Lane College (Jackson, TN)
Langston University (Langston, OK)
Lawson State Community College (Birmingham, AL)
LeMoyne-Owen College (Memphis, TN)
Lincoln University (Jefferson City, MO)
Lincoln University (Lincoln, PA)
Livingstone College (Salisbury, NC)
Mary Holmes College (West Point, MS)
Meharry Medical College (Nashville, TN)
Miles College (Fairfield, AL...Birmingham suburb)
Mississippi Valley State University (Itta Bena, MS)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, GA)
Morehouse School of Medicine (Atlanta, GA)
Morgan State University (Baltimore, MD)
Morris Brown College (Atlanta, GA)
Morris College (Sumter, SC)
Norfolk State University (Norfolk, VA)
North Carolina A&T University (Greensboro, NC)
North Carolina Central University (Durham, NC)
Oakwood College (Huntsville, AL)
Paine College (Augusta, GA)
Paul Quinn College (Dallas, TX...moved from Waco)
Philander Smith College (Little Rock, AR)
Prairie View A&M University (Prairie View, TX...near Houston)
Rust College (Holly Springs, MS)
Savannah State University (Savannah, GA)
Selma University (Selma, AL)
Shaw University (Releigh, NC)
Shorter College (North Little Rock, AR)
South Carolina State University (Orangeburg, SC)
Southern University (Baton Rouge, LA)
Southern University at New Orleans (LA)
Southern University at Shreveport (LA)
Southwestern Christian College (Terrell, TX...near Dallas)
Spelman College (Atlanta, GA)
St. Augustine's College (Releigh, NC)
St. Paul's College (Lawrenceville, VA)
Stillman College (Tuscaloosa, AL)
Talladega College (Talladega, AL...near Birmingham)
Tennessee State University (Nashville, TN)
Texas College (Tyler, X)
Texas Southern University (Houston, TX)
Tougaloo College (Tougaloo, MS...Jackson suburb)
Tuskegee University (Tuskegee, AL)
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
University of Maryland Eastern Shore (Princess Anne, MD)
University of the District of Columbia (Washington, DC)
Universityof the Virgin Islands (Charlotte Amalie, VI)
Virginia State University (Petersburg, VA)
Virginia Union University (Richmond, VA)
Voorhees College (Denmark, SC)
West Virginia State College (Institute, WV)
Wilberforce University (Wiberforce, OH)
Wiley College (Marshall, TX)
Winston-Salem State University (Winston-Salem, NC)
Xavier University (New Orleans, LA)

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