Study: Minority students at universities more likely to suffer depression, race plays role

A new study shows that race may play a role in depression among college students who are minorities at both predominantly white institutions and historically Black universities.

The research was conducted by a team at the University of Georgia and the findings were published in the peer-reviewed Journal of American College Health.

The researchers had 3,102 students complete surveys in 2021 about depression and anxiety. Those who took the surveys attended a historically Black college or university (HBCU) or a predominantly white institution (PWI).

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