"Black Colleges and Universities: Their Past, Path, and Leadership"

This publication was edited by Dr. Edward B. Fort, former Chancellor of North Carolina A&T State University.

Abstract: 

Since their inception, Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have served to meet the needs of African Americans seeking the opportunity of a higher education. This chapter provides a brief overview of how black colleges and universities have evolved over time. It also presents a synopsis of important events or activities that greatly impacted the evolution of these culturally rich academic institutions.

This publication has been peer reviewed.
Publication Type: 
Book Chapter
Authors: 
Dr. Paula E. Young
Year of Publication: 
2013
Journal, Book, Magazine or Other Publication Title: 
Survival of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities: Making It Happen
Volume: 
1
Edition: 
1st
Pages: 
39-49
Publisher: 
Lexington Books
Date Published: 
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Place Published: 
Lanham, MD
Publication Language: 
English
ISBN Number: 
978-0-7391-8108-9 (cloth); 978-0-7391-8109-6 (electronic)
Editors: 
Dr. Edward B. Fort
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