Tennessee Colleges Ranked by Highest Percent of Black Students

List of Colleges by Percent of Black Students

List of Colleges by Percent of Black Students

Below is a ranking of the 86 colleges in Tennessee with the highest percent of black students. Le Moyne Owen College tops the list with African Americans comprising 99% of the student population.

Data is reported for the 2018/19 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of Tennessee Colleges Ranked by Highest Percent of Black Students
College % Black
L

Memphis, TN

98.6%
A

Nashville, TN

96.8%
L

Jackson, TN

96.6%
V

Memphis, TN

92.6%
F

Nashville, TN

88.0%
R

Memphis, TN

87.8%
N

Nashville, TN

78.3%
V

Memphis, TN

77.0%
L

Cordova, TN

76.9%
T

Nashville, TN

70.4%
D

Nashville, TN

61.4%
S

Memphis, TN

59.3%
B

Memphis, TN

43.8%
V

Chattanooga, TN

43.2%
W

Memphis, TN

41.3%
M

Madison, TN

40.9%
F

Nashville, TN

40.8%
B

McKenzie, TN

39.8%
M

Memphis, TN

37.5%
R

Nashville, TN

34.6%