Undergraduate Enrollment at PBIs

In 2016, there were 104 Predominantly Black Institutions (PBIs) enrolling over 403,982 undergraduate students—more than half (53.8 percent) were public two-year colleges. Black students represented nearly half of all students enrolled at PBIs. This pattern continued across all sectors, except for private nonprofit two-year PBIs, where Black students represented nearly six in 10 students.

Undergraduate Enrollment at PBIs, by Race and Ethnicity: 2016


U.S. Department of Education, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, 2016