Frederick D. Patterson Research Institute
The Frederick D. Patterson Research Institute, FDPRI, is the nation's foremost research organization focusing on the educational status of African Americans from pre-school to and through college.
Committed to understanding and expanding the pathways that lead to educational attainment, FDPRI conducts and disseminates research that informs policymakers, educators, philanthropists and the general public on how to best improve educational opportunities for and outcomes of African Americans and other underrepresented minorities across the pre-school-through-college-graduation pipeline.
Just released: Fewer Resources, More Debt: Loan Debt Burdens Students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities
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