HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) — Three local historically black universities made the list of the best in America.
College Choice ranked Hampton University as the second best in the country. Elizabeth City State University was ranked 8th and Norfolk State University was ranked 23rd.
Virginia State University, outside Richmond, was ranked 12th.
The rankings are based on factors like, financial aid offerings, academic reputation, tuition cost and success of graduates in the post-college job market.
To see the full list, click here: http://www.collegechoice.net/rankings/best-historically-black-colleges-universities/