Black Students at Public Colleges and Universities
A Resource from USC Race and Equity Center
Sept. 26, 2018
Author(s): Shaun R. Harper and Isaiah Simmons
Organization(s): USC Race and Equity Center
More than 900,000 black undergraduates are enrolled at public colleges and universities across the United States. This report from the University of Southern California’s Race and Equity Center provides a status of these students using four equity indicators to grade institutions. Indicators include representation equity, gender equity, completion equity, and black student-to-black faculty ratio.