Colleges and Universities With the Highest Black Student Graduation Rates

In 2009 Harvard University and Yale University reported black student graduation rates of 95 percent. This is the highest rate in the land.

Princeton University ranks third with a black student graduation rate of 94 percent. Amherst College and Williams College, the nation’s highest-ranked liberal arts colleges, both posted very strong black student graduation rates of 93 percent.

Stanford University recorded a black student graduation rate of 92 percent. Swarthmore College has a black student graduation rate of 91 percent. Trinity College, Rice University, the University of Pennsylvania, Wellesley College, and the University of Notre Dame all posted a black student graduation rate of 90 percent. Overall this year there are 12 high-ranking colleges and universities with an African-American student graduation rate of at least 90 percent.