Harper, S. R., Carini, R. M., Bridges, B. K., & Hayek, J. C. (2004). Gender Differences In Student Engagement Among African American Undergraduates At Historically Black Colleges And Universities. Journal of College Student Development, 45(3), 271-284.
Differences in student engagement between women and men at historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) are examined in this study. Data were collected from 1,167 African American undergraduate students at 12 four-year HBCUs that participated in the National Survey of Student Engagement. Controlling for several factors that might obscure gender differences, the results counter previous research regarding gender gaps on HBCU campuses by illustrating that African American women enjoy an equally engaging experience as their same-race male counterparts.
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