Total Enrollment 10,573
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 11 : 1

Howard University

http://www.howard.edu
2400 Sixth St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20059-0001
(202) 806-6100

Howard University is a comprehensive, research oriented, historically black, private university, providing an educational experience of exceptional quality to students of high academic potential with particular emphasis upon the provision of educational opportunities to promising black students. Further, the University is dedicated to attracting and sustaining a cadre of faculty who are, through their teaching and research, committed to the development of distinguished and compassionate graduates and to the quest for solutions to human and social problems in the United States and throughout the world.

Information based on 2010 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

General Information
Institution Type 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities ROTC (Army, Air Force)
Teacher certification
Distance learning opportunities
Study abroad
Student Services Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Religious Affiliation Not applicable
Federal Aid Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees/Certificates Offered Two but less than 4 years certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus Setting City: Large
Disability Services Student 3% or less
 
 
 
Admissions
Yearly Application Deadline Fall semester-November 1 - Early Action, February 15 - Traditional Action, Spring-November 1, Summer-April 1
Admissions Office Phone 202-806-2763
Admissions Office Email admission@howard.edu
Admissions Office Address Enrollment Management/Admission Howard University 2400 Sixth Street NW Washington, DC 20059
Admissions Transfer URL http://www.howard.edu/enrollment/admission/transfer.htm
Admissions Website http://www.howard.edu/enrollment/admission/
Application Website http://www.howard.edu/enrollment/admission
Application Fee $45

In order to be accepted to Howard University, you should have:

  • A High School GPA
  • A High School Record
  • SAT and ACT test scores
  • TOEFL
 
Test Scores
Howard University SAT SCORES
SAT Reading (25th Percentile) 460
SAT Reading (75th Percentile) 660
SAT Math (25th Percentile) 440
SAT Math (75th Percentile) 660
SAT Writing (25th Percentile) 430
SAT Writing (75th Percentile) 660
ACT Composite (25th Percentile) 19
ACT Composite (75th Percentile) 29
ACT English (25th Percentile) 17
ACT English (75th Percentile) 30
ACT Math (25th Percentile) 18
ACT Math (75th Percentile) 29
 
 
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