Tag: graduation rates

Student Group at Cornell Seeks to Boost Black Male Graduation Rate

Students Working Ambitiously to Graduate (SWAG) pairs African-American male freshmen with upperclass mentors.

Dispelling the Myth of the “Dumb Black Jock” in College Athletics

It is likely that the financial aid provided by an athletic scholarship is a critical factor in enabling many black student athletes to stay in school.

The Racial Gap in College Student Graduation Rates

For black students who matriculated in the fall of 2004, only 43 percent earned their degree within six years.

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