HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) were compared only with one another for rankings. Their rankings can depend on specific criteria used for evaluation. To be on rankings, a school, college, or university must be recognized by designated by the U.S. Department of Education as an HBCU. Here are a few notable sources for HBCU 2022-2023 Best Colleges rankings:
U.S. News & World Report
U.S. News & World Report provides an annual ranking of HBCUs based on factors such as graduation rates, academic excellence, faculty resources, and more.
Forbes also publishes a ranking of HBCUs, considering factors like graduation rates, alumni success, and student satisfaction.
Times Higher Education College Rankings
This ranking assesses colleges and universities in the United States, including HBCUs, based on factors like student outcomes, academic resources, and campus diversity.
Niche provides rankings and reviews of colleges and universities, including HBCUs, based on student feedback, academics, and campus life.
Washington Monthly ranks HBCUs based on their contributions to social mobility, research, and public service.
HBCU Digest is a publication dedicated to HBCU news and rankings. They offer their rankings of HBCUs based on various criteria.
The Top 25 Best HBCU Schools in America (HBCU Rankings 2023)
*Schools selected for HBCU Rankings 2023