Overall Niche Grade
- Party SceneA+
- Campus FoodC
- Student LifeA+
Howard University is ...
Private not-for-profit, HBCU
NCAA Division I-AA
Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference
Howard University Rankings
Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.
High School GPA
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.187 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.187 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.187 responses
Most Popular Majors
- Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies96Graduates
- Political Science and Government96Graduates
- Radio, Television, and Digital Communication74Graduates
- Business Support Services54Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
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Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say that Greek life is pretty big.260 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.315 responses
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After Howard University
- Very Good994
I am apart of the Lincoln Upward Bound Program and we went to Howard University July 1, 2016. I loved the campus and how involved the greek life was .
- 5 days ago
Howard is a diverse and inspirational university to study at. Their values and concepts on campus are amazing.
- 5 days ago
Howard University has provided me with opportunities that I wouldn't have been able to get elsewhere.
- College Junior
- 1 month ago