List of HBCUs

School City State Founded Type
Alabama A&M University Huntsville Alabama 1875 Public
Alabama State University Montgomery Alabama 1867 Public
Albany State University Albany Georgia 1903 Public
Alcorn State University Lorman Mississippi 1871 Public
Allen University Columbia South Carolina 1870 Private
American Baptist College Nashville Tennessee 1924 Private
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Pine Bluff Arkansas 1873 Public
Arkansas Baptist College Little Rock Arkansas 1884 Private
Barber-Scotia College Concord North Carolina 1867 Private
Benedict College Columbia South Carolina 1870 Private
Bennett College Greensboro North Carolina 1873 Private
Bethune-Cookman University Daytona Beach Florida 1904 Private
Bishop State Community College Mobile Alabama 1927 Public
Bluefield State College Bluefield West Virginia 1895 Public
Bowie State University Bowie Maryland 1865 Public
Central State University Wilberforce Ohio 1887 Public
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Cheyney Pennsylvania 1837 Public
Claflin University Orangeburg South Carolina 1869 Private
Clark Atlanta University Atlanta Georgia 1865 Private
Clinton Junior College Rock Hill South Carolina 1894 Private
Coahoma Community College Coahoma County Mississippi 1924 Public
Concordia College, Alabama Selma Alabama 1922 Private
Coppin State University Baltimore Maryland 1900 Public
Delaware State University Dover Delaware 1891 Public
Denmark Technical College Denmark South Carolina 1947 Public
Dillard University New Orleans Louisiana 1869 Private
University of the District of Columbia Washington District of Columbia 1851 Public
Edward Waters College Jacksonville Florida 1866 Private
Elizabeth City State University Elizabeth City North Carolina 1891 Public
Fayetteville State University Fayetteville North Carolina 1867 Public
Fisk University Nashville Tennessee 1866 Private
Florida A&M University Tallahassee Florida 1887 Public
Florida Memorial University Miami Gardens Florida 1879 Private
Fort Valley State University Fort Valley Georgia 1895 Public
Gadsden State Community College Gadsden Alabama 1925 Public
Grambling State University Grambling Louisiana 1901 Public
Hampton University Hampton Virginia 1868 Private
Harris-Stowe State University St. Louis Missouri 1857 Public
Hinds Community College at Utica Utica Mississippi 1903 Public
Howard University Washington District of Columbia 1867 Private
Huston-Tillotson University Austin Texas 1881 Private
Interdenominational Theological Center Atlanta Georgia 1958 Private
J. F. Drake State Technical College Huntsville Alabama 1961 Public
Jackson State University Jackson Mississippi 1877 Public
Jarvis Christian College Hawkins Texas 1912 Private
Johnson C. Smith University Charlotte North Carolina 1867 Private
Kentucky State University Frankfort Kentucky 1886 Public
Knoxville College Knoxville (Mechanicsville) Tennessee 1875 Private
Lane College Jackson Tennessee 1882 Private
Langston University Langston Oklahoma 1897 Public
Lawson State Community College Bessemer Alabama 1949 Public
LeMoyne-Owen College Memphis Tennessee 1862 Private
Lincoln University Chester County Pennsylvania 1854 Public
Lincoln University of Missouri Jefferson City Missouri 1866 Public
Livingstone College Salisbury North Carolina 1879 Private
University of Maryland Eastern Shore Princess Anne Maryland 1886 Public
Meharry Medical College Nashville Tennessee 1876 Private
Miles College Fairfield Alabama 1905 Private
Mississippi Valley State University Itta Bena Mississippi 1950 Public
Morehouse College Atlanta Georgia 1867 Private
Morehouse School of Medicine Atlanta Georgia 1975 Private
Morgan State University Baltimore Maryland 1867 Public
Morris Brown College Atlanta Georgia 1881 Private
Morris College Sumter South Carolina 1908 Private
Norfolk State University Norfolk Virginia 1935 Public
North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University Greensboro North Carolina 1891 Public
North Carolina Central University Durham North Carolina 1910 Public
Oakwood University Huntsville Alabama 1896 Private
Paine College Augusta Georgia 1882 Private
Paul Quinn College Dallas Texas 1872 Private
Philander Smith College Little Rock Arkansas 1877 Private
Prairie View A&M University Prairie View Texas 1876 Public
Rust College Holly Springs Mississippi 1866 Private
Savannah State University Savannah Georgia 1890 Public
Selma University Selma Alabama 1878 Private
Shaw University Raleigh North Carolina 1865 Private
Shorter College Little Rock Arkansas 1886 Private
Shelton State Community College Tuscaloosa Alabama 1952 Public
Simmons College Louisville Kentucky 1869 Private
South Carolina State University Orangeburg South Carolina 1896 Public
Southern University at New Orleans New Orleans Louisiana 1959 Public
Southern University at Shreveport Shreveport Louisiana 1967 Public
Southern University and A&M College Baton Rouge Louisiana 1880 Public
Southwestern Christian College Terrell Texas 1948 Private
Spelman College Atlanta Georgia 1881 Private
St. Augustine’s University Raleigh North Carolina 1867 Private
St. Philip’s College San Antonio Texas 1898 Public
Stillman College Tuscaloosa Alabama 1876 Private
Talladega College Talladega County Alabama 1867 Private
Tennessee State University Nashville Tennessee 1912 Public
Texas College Tyler Texas 1894 Private
Texas Southern University Houston Texas 1927 Public
Tougaloo College Hinds County Mississippi 1869 Private
Trenholm State Technical College Montgomery Alabama 1947 Public
Tuskegee University Tuskegee Alabama 1881 Private
University of the Virgin Islands St. Croix & St. Thomas United States Virgin Islands 1962 Public
Virginia State University Petersburg Virginia 1882 Public
Virginia Union University Richmond Virginia 1864 Private
Virginia University of Lynchburg Lynchburg Virginia 1886 Private
Voorhees College Denmark South Carolina 1897 Private
West Virginia State University Institute West Virginia 1891 Public
Wilberforce University Wilberforce Ohio 1856 Private
Wiley College Marshall Texas 1873 Private
Winston-Salem State University Winston-Salem North Carolina 1892 Public
Xavier University of Louisiana New Orleans Louisiana 1915 Private

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