Howard University Comparison

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Location Washington, DC
Setting Large City
Students 9,139
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $24,966
Tuition (Out of State) $24,966
Room & Board $13,895
Avg Net Price $21,061
Avg Grant Aid $20,427
% Receiving Grant Aid 77%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 31.6%
Avg High School GPA 3.54
Admissions Standards Difficult
Applicant Competition High
ACT Range 22/27
SAT Range 1140/1280
Application Deadline Feb 15, 2020


Graduation Rate 63%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $51,800
Making Student Loan Payments 33%
Median Student Loan Debt $27,000
Median Loan Payment $279
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard