tuition & fees
graduate tuition & fees
acceptance rate
Student Population
online students
Number of Programs
Financial Aid Amount
SAT Scores
Graduation Rate

About Howard University

Howard University is a Private, 4 years college located in Washington, District of Columbia.
It has a total enrollment of 10,859 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at Howard University is 39.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Howard University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Address2400 Sixth St NW, Washington, DC 20059-0001
Net Price
Disability Service
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Howard University is 39.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 25.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate39.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)25.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$45
Graduate Application Fees$75

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Howard University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $28,440 for undergraduate students.. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $34,224.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$28,440
Graduate Tuition & Fees$34,224

Student Population

At Howard University, total 10,859 are attending classes. Among them, 109 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. HU has 7,857 students and the graduate school has 3,002 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students10,859
Undergraduate Students7,857
Graduate Students3,002
Online Enrollment109

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs235 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs2-4 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification