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Howard University

Washington View map
United States
#501-510
Private
High
8,390
Yes
1,351
659

Overview

Founded in 1867, Howard University is a private, research university comprised of 13 schools and colleges. Students pursue studies in more than 120 areas leading to undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. To date, Howard has awarded more than 120,000 degrees in the arts, the sciences, and the humanities. The historic main campus sits on a hilltop in Northwest Washington blocks from the storied U Street and Howard Theatre. We are two miles from the U.S. Capitol where many students intern, and scores of alumni shape national and foreign policy. Howard is a leader in STEM fields. The National Science Foundation has ranked Howard as the top producer of African-American undergraduates who later earn science and engineering doctoral degrees.

University Highlights

Total students - 8,390

33%
67%

International students - 659

58%
42%

Total faculty staff - 1,351

47
1304

Total students - 8,390

33%
67%

International students - 659

58%
42%

Total faculty staff - 1,351

1304
47

Scholarships

Yes
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