Getting Schooled: African-Americans and Education

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  • What Does This Mean for Historically Black Colleges and Universities?
  • How Much Does College Cost?
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  • Factors for Low College Enrollment Rates
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  • The Obama Education Initiative
  • The Consensus
  • How Are Blacks Faring in High School?
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  • Black Males: From High School to Higher Education
  • College Graduation Rates in Black and White
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How Much Does College Cost?

The average cost of tuition and fees for the 2012-2013 school year was $29,056 at private colleges, $8,655 for in state and $21,706 for out-of-state residents attending public universities. Annual tuition and fee costs for HBCUs range from $24 634 for higher ranked institutions such as Spelman College to $11,602 annually (for out-of-state tuition) at Lincoln University. For more HBCU rankings and tuition costs, visit here.

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