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Thursday, April 14, 2016
Essence Magazines 50 best colleges for African Americans list
Choosing a college is one of the most important decisions Black students will make in their lifetime. ESSENCE partnered with MoneyMagazine to create a definitive list of the schools that serve African Americans most. The following factors were used when making the list. Representation (African-Americans had to make up at least 5 percent of each college’s student body.) , affordability, and Postgrad earnings.
Here are the top 50 colleges and universities in the country: