School Overview

Founded in 1867, the historic main campus of Howard University sits on a hilltop in Northwest Washington blocks from the storied U Street and Howard Theatre. As the only truly comprehensive predominantly Black university, Howard is one of the major engineers of change in our society. Howard ranks among the highest producers of the nation's Black professionals in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, engineering, nursing, architecture, religion, law, music, social work and education.

Howard University is a private, research university comprised of 13 schools and colleges, where students can pursue studies leading to undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. Several programs leading to certificates and post-baccalaureate degrees are offered almost entirely online.

School Details

Location: 2400 Sixth St NW,Washington, DC 20059-0001

Religious Affiliation: Not applicable

Sector & Type: Private, Not-for-profit

Military Support:

  • Credit for Training
  • Dedicated POC
  • Member of SOC
  • Recognized SVO
  • Yellow Ribbon

Highest Offering: Doctorate

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education



This school has not been ranked.

Success! Thank you for submitting a review. You may not see your review immediately as it still subject to review.

All Programs