- Winthrop University, a public master’s institution that enrolls about 5,000 undergraduates of which 27 percent are black, has graduated African-American students at higher rates than whites every year from 2002 through 2008.
- The university has succeeded in recruiting and retaining a critical mass of African-American students and, as a result, can take a comprehensive approach to student success.
Winthrop University, "Education Trust Credits Winthrop in Retaining African-American Students" (2010). Winthrop News 2010. 115.