Black Education / Schools : HBCUs

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    Alabama

    Four-Year Public
    Alabama A&M University
    Alabama State University

    Four-Year Private
    Concordia College Selma
    Miles College
    Oakwood University
    Selma University
    Stillman College
    Talladega College
    Tuskegee University

    Two-Year Public
    Bishop State Community College
    Shelton State Community College, C.A. Fredd Campus
    Gadsden State Community College, Valley Street
    J.F. Drake State Technical College
    Lawson State Community College
    Trenholm State Technical College


    Arkansas

    Four-Year Public
    University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

    Four-Year Private
    Arkansas Baptist College
    Philander Smith College


    Delaware

    Four-Year Public
    Delaware State University


    District of Columbia

    Four-Year Public
    University of the District of Columbia

    Four-Year Private
    Howard University


    Florida

    Four-Year Public
    Florida A&M University

    Four-Year Private
    Bethune-Cookman College
    Edward Waters College
    Florida Memorial University


    Georgia

    Four-Year Public
    Albany State University
    Fort Valley State University
    Savannah State University

    Four-Year Private
    Clark Atlanta University
    Interdenominational Theological Center
    Morehouse College
    Morehouse School of Medicine
    Morris Brown College
    Paine College
    Spelman College


    Kentucky

    Four-Year Public
    Kentucky State University


    Louisiana

    Four-Year Public
    Grambling State University
    Southern University A&M College
    Southern University at New Orleans

    Four-Year Private
    Dillard University of Louisiana
    Xavier University

    Two-Year Public
    Southern University at Shreveport


    Maryland

    Four-Year Public
    Bowie State University
    Coppin State College
    Morgan State University
    University of Maryland Eastern Shore


    Michigan

    Two-Year Private
    Lewis College of Business


    Mississippi

    Four-Year Public
    Alcorn State University
    Jackson State University
    Mississippi Valley State University

    Four-Year Private
    Rust College
    Tougaloo College

    Two-Year Public
    Coahoma Community College
    Hinds Community College, Utica


    Missouri

    Four-Year Public
    Harris-Stowe State University
    Lincoln University


    North Carolina

    Four-Year Public
    Elizabeth City State University
    Fayetteville State University
    North Carolina A&T State University
    North Carolina Central University
    Winston-Salem State University

    Four-Year Private
    Barber-Scotia College
    Bennett College
    Johnson C. Smith University
    Livingstone College
    Shaw University
    St. Augustine's College


    Ohio

    Four-Year Public
    Central State University

    Four-Year Private
    Wilberforce University


    Oklahoma

    Four-Year Public
    Langston University


    Pennsylvania

    Four-Year Public
    Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
    Lincoln University


    South Carolina

    Four-Year Public
    South Carolina State University

    Four-Year Private
    Allen University
    Benedict College
    Claflin University
    Morris College
    Voorhees College

    Two-Year Public
    Denmark Technical College

    Two-Year Private
    Clinton Junior College


    Tennessee

    Four-Year Public
    Tennessee State University

    Four-Year Private
    Fisk University
    Knoxville College
    Lane College
    Lemoyne-Owen College
    Meharry Medical College

    Texas

    Four-Year Public
    Prairie View A&M University
    Texas Southern University

    Four-Year Private
    Huston-Tillotson University
    Jarvis Christian College
    Paul Quinn College
    Southwestern Christian College
    Texas College
    Wiley College

    Two-Year Public
    St. Philip's College


    Virginia

    Four-Year Public
    Norfolk State University
    Virginia State University

    Four-Year Private
    Hampton University
    Saint Paul's College
    Virginia Union University
    Virginia University of Lynchburg


    West Virginia

    Four-Year Public
    Bluefield State College
    West Virginia State University

    U.S. Virgin Islands

    Four-Year Public
    University of the Virgin Islands
     
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    famu represent!!!!!!!

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    I hear ya, Khasm!

    I'm reppin' for me and my family!

    Savannah State
    Clark College (Now Clark-Atlanta Univ.)
    Tenn. State Univ.
    Bethune Cookman
     
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    My mom went to Bowie State.
     
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    Repersenting South Carolina State University with love y'all. Second generation graduate. And there WILL be 3rd, 4th and many more.


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    I'm most likely going to a HBCU next year
     
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    cherryblossom Banned MEMBER

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    Feb. 28, 1895:

    Bluefield State College ~ (originally Bluefield Colored Institute) is founded in Bluefield, West Virginia.


    However, sadly, this HISTORICALLY Black College is now just that....only HISTORICALLY. :cool:

     
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    cherryblossom Banned MEMBER

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    HAPPY 130th BIRTHDAY, Spelman College! :toast:

    :birthday:

    History in brief

    1881

    Founded as Atlanta Baptist Female Seminary by Sophia B. Packard and Harriet E. Giles

    School opens April 11 in basement of Friendship Baptist Church, the Rev. Frank Quarles, pastor

    1882

    Two more teachers commissioned by the Woman's American Baptist Home Mission Society join Packard and Giles in "basement school"

    Packard and Giles introduced to John D. Rockefeller who pledges $250 to the school

    1883

    Moved to present site occupying nine acres and five frame buildings

    "Model School" to train student-teachers opens

    1884

    Name changes to Spelman Seminary in honor of Mrs. Laura Spelman Rockefeller and her parents Harvey Buel and Lucy Henry Spelman, longtime activists in the antislavery movement.



    1885

    Spelman students print first issue of the Spelman Messenger

    Sophia Jones, M.D., first black female to join the faculty

    1886

    Rockefeller Hall dedicated

    Nurse training department begins

    1887

    First Spelman class graduates receiving high school diplomas

    1888

    Packard Hall dedicated

    Spelman incorporated under Board of Trustees

    Charter granted by state of Georgia

    Henry L. Morehouse becomes first president of Board of Trustees

    1889

    Nora Gordon, the first student to become a missionary to Africa, leaves for the Congo...



    ...continued here: http://www.spelman.edu/about_us/facts/
     
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