US Colleges

Howard University

Howard University

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# BCR Rankings

217

# National Rankings

Student to Faculty Ratio

Graduation rate

Earning Potential after college

Selectivity

Retention rate

Degree Value

Carnegie Classification 2010: Research Universities (high research activity)
City: Large
Region: Mid East
Address: 2400 Sixth St NW, Washington, Washington, 20059-0001, DC
www.howard.edu
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Howard University is a private school based in the Mid East of the United States, in the state of District of Columbia. School campus is located in a large city of Washington at 2400 Sixth St NW. This school has total of 10297 students and 931 full-time faculty members, which makes the student to faculty ratio 10.

Howard University ‘s religious affiliation is not applicable. The school’s retention rate is 82 and in order to apply for Howard University SAT/ACT is required. Tuition fees for the 2014-15 school year were $23970.

10297

Number of students

6495

Full Time Undergraduates

  • Howard University has total of 10297 students, making it about average than an average college
  • Student to faculty ratio is 10, which is much lower than average
  • Retention rate in Howard University is 82, which is higher than average
  • 6 year graduation rate is 61, which is about avergage
  • Howard University has acceptance rate of 49, which is considered not very selective
  • Tuition fees for In-State students are $43116, which are considered more expensive than average

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Dual Credits

AP Credits

Study Abroad

Teacher Certification

Member of an Athletic Division

NCAA Member

ROTC

ROTC Army

ROTC Navy

ROTC Air Force

NAIA Member

NSCAA Member

Historically Black College

Students

Number of students studying part time0%
*Average Number of Part time students0%
Full time undergraduates age 25 and above0%
*Average % of time undergraduates age 25 and above0%
How many are graduate students0%
*Average % of graduate students 0%

*Average for 4 year Public Schools in US

Faculty

10

Student to Faculty Ratio

15

*Average Student to Faculty Ratio

931

Full Time Faculty

29

Graduate Assistants Teaching

*Average for 4 year Public Schools in US

Endowment

55408

$ Endowment per Student

22191

$ Instruction per student

15240

$ Institutional Support per Student

4375

$ Academic support per Student

2927

$ Student Services per Student

883

Public Service Expenses per Student

Applicants

11687

Applicants Total

  • Applicants Men

  • Applicants Women

49%

Admitted Total

24%

Enrolled Full Time

SAT/ACT Scores

SAT/ACT Required

76%

Freshman submitting SAT Scores

48%

Freshman submitting ACT Scores

490

SAT Critical Reading 25th Percentile

590

SAT Critical Reading 75th Percentile

540

*Average SAT Critical Reading Score

480

SAT Math 25th Percentile

590

SAT Math 75th Percentile

535

*Average SAT Math Score

21

ACT Composite 25th Percentile

26

ACT Composite 75th Percentile

23.5

*Average ACT Composite Score

21

ACT Math 25th Percentile

27

ACT Math 75th Percentile

24

*Average ACT Math Score

20

ACT English 25th Percentile

26

ACT English 75th Percentile

23

*Average ACT English Score

*Average for this specific school

Tuition

43116

$ Total Price In State Students

43116

$ Total Price Out-of-State Students

  • Tuition and Fees

  • National Average Tuition and Fees

Degrees offered

  • Architecture and Related Service

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Business Management Marketing and Related Support Services

  • Communication Journalism and Related Programs

  • Engineering

  • English Language and Literature

  • Foreign Languages Literatures and Linguistics

  • Health Professions and Related Programs

  • Homeland Security Law Enforcement Firefighting and Related Professions

  • Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Parks Recreation Leisure and Fitness Studies

  • Physical Sciences

  • Psychology

  • Social Sciences

  • Visual and Performing Arts

After College

46500

$ Median earning for students working after 10 years of graduation

27000

$ Median Debt for graduates

74%

Students earning over 25K After 10 years of graduation

11.6%

Default Rate

Other Facts

Religion Affiliation

Calendar

Division

Football Conference

Basketball Conference

Baseball Conference

Cross Country Track Conference

Not applicable

Semester

NCAA D1

Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference

Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference

Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference

Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference