FAMU Named No. 1 Producer of African-American Bachelor’s Degrees, No. 2 in Doctoral Degrees

Florida A&M University was ranked the No.1 historically black college or university for producing African-American bachelor’s degrees. It was ranked the No. 4 overall. Florida State University was ranked the No. 30 traditionally white college for producing African-American bachelor’s degrees. It ranked No. 41 overall. 

The rankings come from Diverse: Issues in Higher Education’s annual list of the top bachelor’s and doctoral degree granting institutions in the nation.

FAMU was also ranked the No. 2 institution in the nation among all universities for producing the most African-American professional doctoral degrees. FSU was ranked No. 41 overall. The publication also lists FAMU as the overall No. 19  institution for granting professional doctoral degrees for minorities among all of the nation’s universities.

SOURCE: The Tallahassee Democrat