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Howard University - Washington, DC

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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

Howard University

School Overview

Highest degree offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Type of Institution: Private not-for-profit
Religious affiliation: Not Applicable

Contacting the School

Student Body Size and Diversity

Enrollment
Total Enrollment: 8,966
Full-time enrollment: 8,159
Part-time enrollment: 807
% Women: 64.91%
% Men: 35.09%
Minority Enrollment
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0.2%
Asian: 3.28%
Black or African American: 84.1%
Hispanic/Latino: 1.32%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0.2%

Degree Levels

  • Two but less than 4 years certificate
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
  • Doctor's degree - professional practice

Degree Programs


Architecture And Related Services
  • Architecture
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • African Studies
  • African-American/Black Studies
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Journalism
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Radio and Television
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
  • Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
  • Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
  • Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Reading Teacher Education
Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Systems Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • German Language and Literature
  • Modern Greek Language and Literature
  • French Language and Literature
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Consumer Economics
  • Child Development
Legal Professions And Studies
  • Legal Professions and Studies, Other
English Language And Literature/Letters
  • English Language and Literature, General
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Anatomy
  • Microbiology, General
  • Genetics, General
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
Mathematics And Statistics
  • Mathematics, General
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Nutrition Sciences
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Philosophy
Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Divinity/Ministry
  • Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other
Physical Sciences
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Physics, General
Psychology
  • Psychology, General
  • Counseling Psychology
  • School Psychology
  • Educational Psychology
  • Psychology, Other
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Public Administration
  • Social Work
Social Sciences
  • Anthropology
  • Economics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Sociology
Visual And Performing Arts
  • Dance, General
  • Fashion/Apparel Design
  • Interior Design
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Music, General
  • Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Medical/Health Management and Clinical Assistant/Specialist
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
  • Physician Assistant
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Accounting
  • Finance, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Marketing, Other
  • Insurance
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
History
  • History, General

Special Student Services

Academic Services

  • Remedial services
  • Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
  • Study abroad
  • Dual credit
  • Advanced placement (AP) credits

Financial Flexibility

  • Academic/career counseling service
  • Placement services for completers
  • Employment services for students
  • Tuition payment plan

Cost of Attending

In-State, Living On Campus:$ 41,488
In-State, Not Living With Family:$ 26,408
In-State, Living With Family:$ 26,408
Out-of-State, Living On Campus:$ 41,488

Admission Requirements

Open admission policy: NA
Admission test scores: Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language): Required

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