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HBCU List: Explore the Top 20 Historically Black Colleges & Universities

List by College Confidential
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HBCU stands for Historically Black Colleges & Universities. These schools have been having a renaissance lately, and the endowments and applications to the top HBCUs is up after several decades of decline. Read more about the Top 20 HBCU's in the U.S. See one you like? Click the heart icon to save it to your personal college list.

1. Howard University

  • Howard University
    Washington, DC
  • 2. Spelman College

  • Spelman College
    Atlanta, GA
  • 3. Hampton University

  • Hampton University
    Hampton, VA
  • 4. Morehouse College

  • Morehouse College
    Atlanta, GA
  • 5. Tuskegee University

  • Tuskegee University
    Tuskegee, AL
  • 6. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

  • 7. North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University

  • 8. Fisk University

  • Fisk University
    Nashville, TN
  • 9. Claflin University

  • Claflin University
    Orangeburg, SC
  • 10. Delaware State University

  • 11. Morgan State University

  • Morgan State University
    Baltimore, MD
  • 12. North Carolina Central University

  • 13. Dillard University

  • Dillard University
    New Orleans, LA
  • 14. Tougaloo College

  • Tougaloo College
    Tougaloo, MS
  • 15. Winston-Salem State University

  • Winston-Salem State University
    Winston-Salem, NC
  • 16. University of Maryland Eastern Shore

  • 17. Clark Atlanta University

  • 18. Jackson State University

  • 19. Norfolk State University

  • 20. Xavier University of Louisiana

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