More African-Americans going to college; fewer graduating

Townes, Glenn
November 2007
New York Amsterdam News;11/8/2007, Vol. 98 Issue 46, p33
The article focuses on the current state of education of African Americans. According to a recently released report from the "Journal of Blacks in Higher Education," the number of African American students enrolling in college is at record levels, but fewer are graduating with higher education degrees. It is viewed that viable and consistent increases in the number of African American students successfully earning and completing college remains a public issue as much as an individual one.


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