Fayetteville State University

    Fayetteville State University, one of the Historical Black Colleges
    & Universities (HBCU), has become a highly respected postsecondary
    institution within the University
    of North Carolina System.
    Fayetteville State is one of the fully accredited African American universities
    to offer courses in a number of fields. Like many black colleges, FSU has a
    number of alumni who have become professional ball players, such as Blenda Gay
    and Sylvester “Junkyard Dog” Ritter.