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Washington, District Of Columbia

Howard University

Overview

Student Population
9,392
National Rank
#154
Howard University overview
Location Washington, District Of Columbia
Online howard.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Howard University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Washington, District Of Columbia, Howard University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 16,815 prospective students applied, and 6,964 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,079 enrolled in the school.  8,643 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 749 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $24,122 plus fees of $1,575. Howard is ranked 154 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult 
Howard University overview
SAT 1160/1350
ACT 22/28
Applications Accepted
41.4% 
Howard University overview
Applications Due Feb 15, 2019
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$24,122
Costs for Howard University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$1,575
Room and Board $13,504
Budget for Other Expenses$2,500
Total One Year Cost$43,201

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$51,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
63% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Howard University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 20%
Communication 20%
Social Sciences 12%
Biology 10%
Psychology 9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=131520 IPEDS survey data for Howard University.