Systemic Racism

How historically Black universities and colleges are drivers of U.S. growth

According to a Mckinsey report, HBCUs have substantively improved the economic and educational positions of Black Americans and others in the United States.' Image: Unsplash/Emmanuel Ikwuegbu

Frankki Bevins

Partner, Mckinsey & Company

Kathryn Fox

Partner, Mckinsey & Company

Duwain Pinder

Associate Partner, Mckinsey & Company

Shelley Stewart III

Partner, Mckinsey & Company

Jimmy Sarakatsannis

Partner, McKinsey & Company


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Black colleges consistently deliver strong outcomes, especially on economic mobility. Image: Mckinsey and Company

The mean mobility rate for HBCUs. Image: Mckinsey and Company

81% of HBCUs are located in US counties where the median wage is below the national average. Image: Mckinsey and Company

The problem of the digital divide. Image: Mckinsey and Company


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