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Washington, District of Columbia•
Private 4 Year•
5,000 - 9,999
Howard University (HU or simply Howard) is a federally chartered, private, coeducational, nonsectarian, historically black university (HBCU) in Washington, D.C. It is recognized by the Carnegie Foundation as a research university with high research activity and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Located in Washington, District of Columbia.
Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.
2021 Best Colleges in America
#103 of 6828
2021 Best Colleges in District of columbia
#4 of 22
Best Medical office assistant Colleges & Universities in America
#2 of 324
The most popular major at Howard University is Medical followed by Business Management, Journalism, Social Sciences and Biomedical.
Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Howard University within four or six years.