Howard University

Washington, DC
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Howard University Reviews

Based on 12 Reviews
2400 Sixth St NW Washington, DC
College Review
Career PreparationA-
Students and CultureA
FacilitiesA-
Activities and GroupsA
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Excellent
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Howard University

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
11
Dental Hygiene/hygienist
7
Dentistry
16
65
Health/health Care Administration/management
31
0
Medical Radiologic Technology/science - Radiation Therapist
7
0
Medical/health Management and Clinical Assistant/specialist
0
Medicine
105
Nutrition Sciences
5
3
0
Occupational Therapy/therapist
0
24
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
1
Pharmacology
0
2
Pharmacology and Toxicology
0
Pharmacy
67
Physical Therapy/therapist
0
0
18
Physician Assistant
25
0
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
46
12
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African Studies
7
3
6
African-American/black Studies
9
Ancient/classical Greek Language and Literature
1
Anthropology
0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
0
Counseling Psychology
0
0
3
Divinity/ministry
38
4
Educational Psychology
1
0
2
History, General
11
1
6
International Relations and Affairs
0
International/global Studies
0
Modern Greek Language and Literature
0
Philosophy
4
0
Political Science and Government, General
96
6
12
Psychology, General
95
13
11
Psychology, Other
11
2
Public Administration
0
School Psychology
1
0
0
Social Work
80
0
5
Sociology
25
0
9
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other
0
Women's Studies
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art/art Studies, General
22
2
Child Development
24
1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
46
0
3
2
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
3
0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
7
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
0
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
2
25
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
0
Elementary Education and Teaching
8
English Language and Literature, General
15
0
1
French Language and Literature
0
0
German Language and Literature
0
Health and Physical Education/fitness, General
96
2
Music Teacher Education
2
0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
0
Reading Teacher Education
0
0
Russian Language and Literature
1
Secondary Education and Teaching
0
2
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
0
Spanish Language and Literature
6
0
Special Education and Teaching, General
4
0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
0
0
0
12
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
35
Business Administration and Management, General
52
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
54
Consumer Economics
0
0
Economics, General
28
5
2
Finance, General
40
Insurance
1
International Business/trade/commerce
19
Marketing, Other
47
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Broadcast Journalism
0
0
Journalism
119
Radio and Television
74
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law
0
Criminal Justice/safety Studies
37
Law
150
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
0
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anatomy
4
0
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
0
3
Biochemistry
0
0
Biology/biological Sciences, General
116
0
0
Cell Biology and Anatomy
0
0
Chemistry, General
24
2
4
Genetics, General
4
0
0
Mathematics, General
5
1
1
Microbiology, General
0
0
3
Physics, General
2
1
2
Physiology, General
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Architecture
23
Chemical Engineering
20
1
Civil Engineering, General
15
1
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
12
4
4
Mechanical Engineering
13
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dance, General
0
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
26
Fashion/apparel Design
0
Film/cinema/video Studies
0
3
Interior Design
3
Music, General
12
2
Theatre/theatre Arts Management
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
0
0
Computer Systems Analysis/analyst
8
3
0
Information Science/studies
0
0
Systems Engineering
11
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Fashion Merchandising
12
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Administration/management, General
2
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
0
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Private Loan Options
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  • Flexible repayment options
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  • Flexible payment terms ranging from 5, 8, 10, and 15 years2
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  • No interest payments!1
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  • Innovative alternative to traditional student loans.
  • Grace period after graduation before payments begin.
  • Pause payments for certain life events.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Howard University

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

School Accreditation Information
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
Law (LAW) - Professional schools
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (Division of Allied Health Sciences)
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools
Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
Radiologic Technology (RADTT) - Programs for radiation therapists
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Dental Hygiene (DH)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Pediatric Dentistry
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree (College of Medicine)
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
B.A.S. Computer Science, Class of 1991
unknown being I'm no longer an active student since 1991
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology , Class of 1984
Don't know v
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Chemistry, Class of 1991
Internships, Alumni Association
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
B.A.S. Computer Science, Class of 1991
Mixed, varieties from all over and events that cover all cultures
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology , Class of 1984
HBCU
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Chemistry, Class of 1991
Activist
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
B.A.S. Computer Science, Class of 1991
on campus (dorm-living) is exceptional & well kept, labs, Classrooms & dining Halls are very well kept and spacious
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology , Class of 1984
Nice.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Chemistry, Class of 1991
Mixture of old and new
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
B.A.S. Computer Science, Class of 1991
Homecoming
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology , Class of 1984
Frays/sororities, sports teams, school of fine arts, business school.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Chemistry, Class of 1991
Sports, Greek life
Rated January 2016