Founded in 1867, Howard University is a private, research university and is one of the nation's leading research universities .It is dedicated to educating students from diverse backgrounds at the undergraduate, graduate and professional levels. Howard's enrolment is approximately 10,300 undergraduate, graduate and professional students representing all 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia as well as nearly 70 countries. It’s motto is woven throughout its academic, student, faculty and research programs. Students, faculty and staff are actively involved in community, local, national and global service efforts to create awareness and provide solutions to help improve the quality of life in many communities. The University welcomes applications from talented international students as freshmen.
Howard University comprises of 13 schools and colleges. Students can pursue studies in more than 120 areas leading to undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. The University remains committed to further enhancing its strategic positioning as one of the top research universities in the nation. It offers Master’s Doctoral Professional Joint Degree and Undergraduate programs.
The historic main campus of the university sits on a hilltop in Northwest Washington blocks from the storied U Street and Howard Theatre. In addition to the main, it has a 22 acre west campus where the School of Law is located, a 22-acre School of Divinity campus in northeast Washington, and a 108-acre research facility in Beltsville, Maryland.
To find out more about the information shown here – read about How we collect and display course information. IDP assumes no responsibility or liability for any errors or omissions in the content of this site. We always recommend that you speak to an IDP counsellor to get the latest and most accurate advice.