Affordability Meter

Digital publication affordableschools.net recently released its annual list of The Most Affordable Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) and Prairie View A&M University rose to the top of the list, ranking number 10 in affordability among HBCUs that grant bachelor’s degrees.  The publication ranked the institutions on the basis of average yearly net price for …

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A Newsweek opinion piece co-written by Kathleen McCartney, president of Smith College and Dan Porterfield , president of Franklin & Marshall College highlights the potential danger in eliminating programs designed to attract more minority students to top universities.  The extremely insightful article mentions PVAMU Interim President Ruth J. Simmons alongside CEO and philanthropist Michael Bloomberg and United States Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. To …

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