Howard University

Washington, District of Columbia


Level 4-year or above
Control Private not-for-profit
Student Population 10,573

Classification Category
Undergraduate Instructional Program: Prof+A&S/HGC: Professions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
Graduate Instructional Program: CompDoc/MedVet: Comprehensive doctoral with medical/veterinary
Enrollment Profile: MU: Majority undergraduate
Undergraduate Profile: FT4/S/LTI: Full-time four-year, selective, lower transfer-in
Size and Setting: M4/HR: Medium four-year, highly residential
Basic RU/H: Research Universities (high research activity)


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  • Undergraduate program classification: the percentage of majors is within 5 percentage points of a category border (arts & sciences direction).
  • Undergraduate program classification: the graduate coexistence measure is within 5 percentage points of the category with lower coexistence.
  • Size and setting classification: the percentage of students in residence is within 5 points of the category below.

note: All-inclusive classifications are time-specific snapshots of institutional attributes and behavior based on data from 2008 to 2010. Institutions might be classified differently using a different timeframe.

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