Howard University Comparison

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Location Washington, DC
Setting Large City
Students 10,859
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $26,464
Tuition (Out of State) $26,464
Room & Board $15,650
Avg Net Price $23,233
Avg Grant Aid $22,738
% Receiving Grant Aid 98%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 38.6%
Avg High School GPA 3.6
Admissions Standards Challenging
Applicant Competition High
ACT Range 22/26
SAT Range 1130/1260
Application Deadline Feb 15, 2022


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