ERIC Number: ED165637
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Black Enrollment in Higher Education: Trends in the Nation and the South.
Mingle, James R.
Trends in black enrollment in higher education in the U.S. and the South are reported. The first section examines characteristics of black enrollment in 1976 and includes total black enrollment (distribution by level), enrollment by type of institution (two-year or four-year, public or private), predominantly black institutions, and enrollment by field. Section 2 deals with historical perspectives and presents tables relating to the following topics: factors affecting black student enrollment; black enrollment in the South; high school graduation and college participation; and educational attainment during the period 1950-1977. Appended is a list of predominantly black colleges and universities (Fall 1976). (BD)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Black Colleges, Black Education, Black Students, College Attendance, Data Analysis, Educational Demand, Enrollment Influences, Enrollment Trends, Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, Majors (Students), Minority Groups, National Surveys, Private Colleges, Racial Composition, Racial Distribution, State Colleges, State Universities, Trend Analysis
Southern Regional Education Board, 130 Sixth St., N.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30313 ($2.50)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.