Black First-Year Students at the Nation's Leading Research Universities Filed in Enrollments, Features, Racial Gap on December 17, 2012

December 2012
Journal of Blacks in Higher Education (BruCon Publishing Co.);12/20/2012, p1
The article reports on the 20th annual survey conducted by "The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education" to determine the number of first year African American students (AAS) admitted to the top research universities (RU) in the U.S. as of Fall 2012. It discusses the admission of 201 freshmen AAS or 14.2 percent of the incoming students by Columbia University that made it the to ranking research university for the sixth consecutive year. It offers information on other top-ranking RU.


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