Recruit more international students. College enrollment is trending downward across the country. Most HBCUs are undergraduate schools with smaller enrollments; therefore, tuition is a large source of revenue. More students = more tuition revenue. The smaller payroll and student-to-faculty ratio of schools i.e. Cheyney warrant as few as several hundred more matriculants. With enrollment at capacity, HBCUs can focus their federal funds on infrastructural improvements, institutional competitiveness, and the like.
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