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Howard University

Washington, DC
University Website: www.howard.edu
Apply Online: www.howard.edu/enrollment/admission
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Howard University is a federally chartered, private, coeducational, nonsectarian, historically black university located in Washington, D.C., United States. It has a Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education status of RU/H: Research Universities (high research activity).

From its outset it has been nonsectarian and open to people of both genders and all races. In addition to the undergraduate program, Howard has graduate schools of business, pharmacy, law, medicine, dentistry and divinity.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $19,150.00 avg tuition

2400 Sixth St NW
Washington, DC 20059-0001
(202) 806-6100

Apply online Admissions:
www.howard.edu/enrollment/admissi..
Financial Aid:
www.howard.edu/financialaid/defau..

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Howard University

Statistics:
Applied 8,794
Admitted 4,790 54%
Enrolled total 1,494
Full Time: 1,467
Part Time 27
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 480 580
SAT Math 470 570
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 460 570
ACT Composite 20 25
ACT English 20 26
ACT Math 18 25
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 83%
4-year graduation rate 47%
6-year graduation rate 62%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline 2014-02-15
Early Admission Deadline 2014-11-01
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline 2014-02-15
Student Response Deadline 2014-05-01
Transfer Student Application Deadline 2014-02-15
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Do not know
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Howard University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $19,150.00 $19,150.00 $19,150.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,082.00 $1,082.00 $1,082.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $799.00 $799.00 $799.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $25,295.00 $25,295.00 $25,295.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $982.00 $982.00 $982.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,405.00 $1,405.00 $1,405.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $15,341.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $1,216.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $45.00
Graduate Application Fee $45.00
Books and Supplies $2,509.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 90%
Percent receiving grant aid 68%
Avg amount of grant aid $13,356.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 70%
Avg amount of student loan aid $7,361.00

Howard University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African Studies X X
African-American/Black Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Anatomy X
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Genetics, General X
Microbiology, General X
Pharmacology X
Pharmacology and Toxicology X
Zoology/Animal Biology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other X
Fashion Merchandising X
Finance, General X
Hospitality Administration/Management, General X
Insurance X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Marketing, Other X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Broadcast Journalism X X
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other X X
Journalism X
Radio and Television X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst X X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other X
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Reading Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X X
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
ENGINEERING
Chemical Engineering X X
Civil Engineering, General X X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Mechanical Engineering X X
Systems Engineering X X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Child Development X X
Consumer Economics X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature X
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
French Language and Literature X X
German Language and Literature X
Modern Greek Language and Literature X
Russian Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services, Other X X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist X
Medical/Health Management and Clinical Assistant/Specialist X
Occupational Therapy/Therapist X X
Physical Therapy/Therapist X X
Physician Assistant X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law X
Legal Professions and Studies, Other X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Nutrition Sciences X X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General X X
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General X
Chemistry, General X X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Counseling Psychology X
Educational Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
School Psychology X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X X
Political Science and Government, General X X
Sociology X X
THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
Divinity/Ministry X
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X X
Dance, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fashion/Apparel Design X
Film/Cinema/Video Studies X X
Interior Design X
Music, General X X
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management X

Howard University Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Beinecke Scholarship Program $34,000 February 17, 2017
IES Merit-Based Scholarship for Under-Represented Students Up to $5,000 April 01, 2017

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