US News and World Report: Morehouse among Historically Black Colleges Where Freshmen Return
16 Apr 2014
Posted by Elise Durham
Photo: At Morehouse College, an all-male historically black college in Atlanta, the freshman retention rate averaged 82.5 percent from 2008-2011.
The U.S. News Short List, separate from the overall rankings, is a regular series that magnifies individual data points in hopes of providing students and parents a way to find which undergraduate or graduate programs excel or have room to grow in specific areas. Be sure to explore The Short List: College and The Short List: Grad School to find data that matters to you in your college or grad school search.
Some HBCUs – as they’re often called – excel at getting students to enroll again in the fall after their first year.