Howard University

Washington, DC
4-year
Medium
Urban
HBCU

Questions and Answers

Renata B.
1 day ago
Do many students attend Howard's sporting events?
Ziyi F.
3 days ago
Are the housing conditions at HU being renovated?
Mecca D.
8 days ago
After the initial Financial Aid package is given from Howard University, are there any ways for that to be reevaluated or any way for students to be able to get more?
Amberly J.
1 month ago
Does Howard University have both junior varsity and varsity swim teams?
Travis S.
1 month ago
What are the housing conditions like at Howard dorms?
Ekene E.
1 month ago
What hands on learning does Howard University offer to support political science major students?

Academic details

1140-1285
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
22-27
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Selectivity
Selective (32% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

82% Black
3% White
3% Asian
1% Hispanic
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)101k
Associate Attorney83k
Operations Manager70k
Account Manager68k
Executive Assistant64k
Social Worker58k
Program Coordinator, Non-Profit Organization50k
Based on 8,638 student responses
56.7kAvg. Early Career Pay
104.1kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
58%in High-Meaning careers
16%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$24,005
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,871
Average Pell Grant
$5,737
Average Federal Loans

$22,855
Average Institutional Grant
$9,662
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$27,206 / year
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