How to Increase Student Success

In a recent article published in Minnesota-based Hometownsource.com, UNCF’s Bridges provided creative and not necessarily costly ways to increase student success. Bridges described six key strategies that historically black colleges and universities, or HBCUs, have used to compile a compelling record with African American students. But his ideas seem relevant to many students, regardless of race. >> Read his speech here.

Brian Bridges, Ph.D.
Brian Bridges, Ph.D.

Did you know?
18 percent of bachelor’s degrees earned by African Americans are earned at HBCUs.


Brian Bridges, Ph.D., is the vice president of research and member engagement for UNCF.