Tribal Colleges Rank as Top Degree-Producers for Native Students
October 1, 2012
For several years, Diverse Issues in Higher Education magazine has listed the top schools that confer degrees to students of color. http://diverseeducation.com/top100/
This year Diné College in Arizona, United Tribes Technical College in North Dakota, Oglala Lakota College in South Dakota, Little Big Horn College and Fort Peck Community College in Montana, Sinte Gleska University in South Dakota and Turtle Mountain Community College in North Dakota are among the top-ranked schools for conferring associate’s degrees; Haskell Indian Nations University in Kansas is among the top-ranked schools for conferring Natives with undergraduate degrees.