A 2016 report by the Graduate Management Admissions Council (GMAC) compounded the realization that African-American MBAs are severely underrepresented at business schools across the US.
Of all US-origin GMAT examinees in that year, only 8% were African-American. The knock-on effect of that is that industry suffers further down the pipeline—a trickle of African-American MBA graduates account for just 3% of executive and senior-level positions within private industry.
However, in response to this issue, a number of organizations, institutions, and individuals have committed to working against this widely-recognized uniformity in business schools, and the marketplace that absorbs the MBAs they produce.
Here are five of the best US business schools for African-American MBAs:
1. Howard University School of Business
Historically Black College (HBCU) Howard University in Washington DC has...
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