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Howard University

Howard University - Main Campus, Washington D.C. United States
    • QS World University Rankings
      651-700
    • StatusPrivate
    • Research OutputHigh
    • Student/Faculty Ratio8
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students531
    • SizeM
    • Total Faculty1,111

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    + 31 others shortlisted this university

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    Founded in 1867, Howard University is a private, research university comprised of 13 schools and colleges. Students pursue studies in more than 120 areas leading to undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. To date, Howard has awarded more than 120,000 degrees in the arts, the sciences, and the humanities. The historic main campus sits on a hilltop in Northwest Washington blocks from the storied U Street and Howard Theatre. We are two miles from the U.S. Capitol where many students intern, and scores of alumni shape national and foreign policy. Howard is a leader in STEM fields. The National Science Foundation has ranked Howard as the top producer of African-American undergraduates who later earn science and engineering doctoral degrees.

    About

    Founded in 1867, Howard University is a private, research university comprised of 13 schools and colleges. Students pursue studies in more than 120 areas leading to undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. To date, Howard has awarded more than 120,000 degrees in the arts, the sciences, and the humanities. The historic main campus sits on a hilltop in Northwest Washington blocks from the storied U Street and Howard Theatre. We are two miles from the U.S. Capitol where many students intern, and scores of alumni shape national and foreign policy. Howard is a leader in STEM fields. The National Science Foundation has ranked Howard as the top producer of African-American undergraduates who later earn science and engineering doctoral degrees.

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    University highlights

    Howard University is one of the top Private universities in Washington D.C., United States. It is ranked #651-700 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #501- 550
    • 2014
      #601-650
    • 2015
      #601-650
    • 2016
      #651-700
    • 2017
      #551-600
    • 2018
      #551-600
    • 2019
      #501-510
    • 2020
      #581-590
    • 2021
      #651-700
    • 2022
      #651-700

    Ranking criteria

    6
    Academic Reputation
    4.4
    Citations per Faculty
    11
    Employer Reputation
    66.5
    Faculty Student Ratio
    1
    International Faculty Ratio
    6.8
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    8,949

    29%
    71%

    International students
    531

    44%
    56%

    Total faculty staff
    1,111

    1
    1110

    Total students
    8,949

    29%
    71%

    International students
    531

    44%
    56%

    Total faculty staff
    1,111

    1110
    1

    Scholarships

    Yes
    The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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