1. Spelman College
This elite all-female institution is noted for grooming, educating and matriculating some of the nation’s top African-American women. Under the guidance of President Beverley Tatum this liberal arts college has continuously been recognized for its legacy of excellence and commitment to a higher criterion . What it lacks for in size, with an estimated 2,100 undergraduate students, Spelman more than makes up for in might; through a consistent track record of recognition from organizations worldwide. The country’s oldest historically Black college for women offers degrees ranging from religion to mathematics, French, history and physics. According to U.S. News & World Report, Spelman tops the list of HBCUs in the country.