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Howard University

2400 Sixth St NW 
Washington DC 20059 

(202) 806-6100


General Information

  • Campus Setting City: Large
  • Type of School Private, not-for-profit
    4-year or Above

  • Total Enrollment 10,696 (7,145 undergraduate)
  • Programs Offered Undergraduate certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate
    Doctorate degree

  • Calendar Semester
  • Student-to-Faculty Ratio 8 to 1
  • Distance Learning Opportunities Yes

Student Body

  • Full Time / Part Time 89% / 11%
  • Men / Women (Full Time) 33% / 67%
  • Undergraduate / Graduate 79% / 21%
  • In-State / Out-of-State 1% / 99%

Breakdown of Student Population by Ethnicity


Breakdown of Student Population by Ethnicity

Estimated Cost & Financial Aid

  • Tuition & Fees $16,075
  • Room & Board$7,966
  • Percentage of Students
    Receiving Any Financial Aid
    N/A
  • Average Financial Aid Package$16,109
  • Average Indebtedness at Graduation$16,798
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Undergraduate Admissions

  • Total Number of Applicants9,750
  • Students Admitted 4,731 (49%)
  • Students Enrolled1,464 (15%)
  • Average High School GPA3.2
  • Students in top 10% of HS Class26%
  • SAT Critical Reading (Middle 50%) 470-670
  • SAT Critical Math (Middle 50%) 460-680
  • SAT Critical Writing (Middle 50%) 430-680
  • ACT Composite (Middle 50%) 19-29
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