FISK UNIVERSITY RANKS AS TOP 10 HBCU IN 2018 U.S. NEWS AND WORLD REPORT LISTING

Nashville, Tenn., September 12, 2017 - Fisk University has received a top 10 ranking among historically black colleges and universities (HBCU’s), according to the 2018 listing of U.S. News and World Report.

In the 2018 rankings, Fisk landed at #9 on the HBCU listing out of 74 ranked institutions. Released annually, U.S. News and World Report ranks colleges and universities based on graduation and retention rates, assessment by peers and counselors, faculty resources, financial resources, alumni giving, and assessment of excellence.

For more information about U.S. News and World Report and the 2018 rankings, please visit https://www.usnews.com/best-colleges/rankings/hbcu