Howard University

Washington, DC

Howard University

2400 Sixth St NW
Washington, DC 20059-0001
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Degree Overview

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Howard University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

450 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
 
9
 
 
 
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
 
 
 
6
 
Dentistry
 
 
 
15
74
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
 
16
 
 
 
Health and Wellness, General
 
14
 
 
 
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
 
0
0
 
 
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
 
0
 
 
 
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
 
5
 
0
 
Medical/Health Management and Clinical Assistant/Specialist
 
0
 
 
 
Medicine
 
 
 
 
109
Nutrition Sciences
 
6
5
 
7
Occupational Therapist Assistant
 
 
32
 
 
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
 
0
0
 
 
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
 
 
 
0
4
Pharmacology
 
 
0
0
0
Pharmacology and Toxicology
 
 
0
 
 
Pharmacy
 
 
 
 
65
Physical Therapy/Therapist
 
0
 
 
40
Physician Assistant
 
0
0
0
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
43
0
0
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

389 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African Studies
 
0
3
0
7
African-American/Black Studies
 
11
 
 
 
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
 
0
 
 
 
Anthropology
 
0
 
 
 
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
 
0
 
 
 
Counseling Psychology
 
 
0
0
8
Divinity/Ministry
 
 
14
 
2
Educational Psychology
 
 
0
0
3
History, General
 
0
0
 
0
International Relations and Affairs
 
 
 
0
 
International/Global Studies
 
 
 
0
 
Modern Greek Language and Literature
 
0
 
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
 
6
 
 
 
Philosophy
 
6
0
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
106
3
 
0
Psychology, General
 
79
1
 
8
Psychology, Other
 
 
0
 
0
Public Administration
 
 
0
 
 
Public Policy Analysis, General
 
 
0
 
 
School Psychology
 
 
8
0
7
Social Work
 
 
82
0
2
Sociology
 
26
1
 
1
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other
 
 
0
 
 
Women's Studies
 
 
 
5
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

319 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art/Art Studies, General
 
18
8
 
 
Child Development
 
9
0
 
 
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services, Other
 
0
13
 
2
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
 
100
0
0
0
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
 
 
0
0
 
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
 
 
0
 
 
Education, General
 
 
 
4
 
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
 
 
0
 
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
6
0
5
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
 
 
0
 
 
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
13
4
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
22
0
 
0
French Language and Literature
 
2
0
 
 
General Studies
 
0
 
 
 
German Language and Literature
 
0
 
 
 
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
 
74
0
 
 
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
 
11
 
 
 
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
 
11
4
 
2
Latin Language and Literature
 
0
 
 
 
Music Teacher Education
 
0
0
 
 
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
 
0
 
 
 
Reading Teacher Education
 
 
0
0
 
Russian Language and Literature
 
0
 
 
 
Secondary Education and Teaching
 
0
0
 
 
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
 
0
 
 
 
Spanish Language and Literature
 
9
0
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
 
2
0
 
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
 
 
 
 
0

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

243 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
21
5
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
 
37
0
 
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
 
19
 
 
 
Consumer Economics
 
0
0
 
 
Economics, General
 
38
2
 
6
Finance, General
 
26
5
 
 
Insurance
 
0
 
 
 
International Business/Trade/Commerce
 
15
 
 
 
International Relations and National Security Studies, Other
 
 
 
1
 
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
 
27
 
 
 
Marketing, Other
 
41
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

221 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anatomy
 
 
0
0
1
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
 
 
0
 
1
Biochemistry
 
 
2
 
0
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
160
1
0
5
Cell Biology and Anatomy
 
 
 
0
0
Chemistry, General
 
25
2
0
0
Genetics, General
 
 
1
0
0
Mathematics, General
 
8
3
 
2
Microbiology, General
 
0
0
 
0
Physics, General
 
6
3
 
1
Physiology, General
 
 
 
 
0

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

109 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Broadcast Journalism
 
0
0
 
 
Communication and Media Studies, Other
 
0
 
0
10
Journalism
 
2
 
 
 
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
 
96
 
 
 
Radio and Television
 
1
 
 
 

104 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences, General
 
57
1
2
2
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
 
0
 
0
 
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
 
1
0
0
1
Information Science/Studies
 
0
 
0
 
Management Information Systems, General
 
40
 
 
 
Systems Engineering
 
0
0
 
 

103 Engineering Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Architecture
 
13
 
 
 
Chemical Engineering
 
22
3
 
 
Civil Engineering, General
 
12
3
 
 
Computer Engineering, General
 
7
 
 
 
Computer Hardware Engineering
 
0
 
0
 
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
 
11
5
 
4
Mechanical Engineering
 
17
4
 
2

51 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dance, General
 
0
 
 
 
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
 
0
 
 
 
Fashion/Apparel Design
 
0
 
 
 
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
 
0
10
 
 
Interior Design
 
0
 
 
 
Music, General
 
8
5
 
 
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
 
28
 
 
 

18 Hospitality Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
 
0
 
 
 
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
 
0
0
 
 
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other
 
18
 
 
 

1 Trades and Careers Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Fashion Merchandising
 
1
 
 
 

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Check out the online programs offered at Howard University.

Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General
 
 
 
 
Pharmacy
 
 
 
 

Accreditation Information

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Specialized Institution Accreditations
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
  • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
  • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
  • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Predoctoral
  • Post Doctoral - Advanced dental education programs (advanced education in general dentistry and general practice residency) (Advanced Education in General Dentistry 12 Months)
  • Post Doctoral - Advanced dental education programs (advanced education in general dentistry and general practice residency) (General Practice Residency 12 Months)
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Dentistry
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
  • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
  • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
  • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
  • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools
  • Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
  • Radiologic Technology (RADTT) - Programs for radiation therapists
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
  • Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree (College of Medicine)
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

* Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

Alumni & Student Reviews

A- Excellent
Career Preparation

What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?

4 Based on 3 Reviews
  • Alumni
    B.A.S. Computer Science, Class of 1991

    unknown being I'm no longer an active student since 1991

    5 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

4.6666666666667 Based on 3 Reviews
  • Alumni
    B.A.S. Computer Science, Class of 1991

    Mixed, varieties from all over and events that cover all cultures

    5 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

4 Based on 3 Reviews
  • Alumni
    B.A.S. Computer Science, Class of 1991

    on campus (dorm-living) is exceptional & well kept, labs, Classrooms & dining Halls are very well kept and spacious

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BS Chemistry, Class of 1991

    Mixture of old and new

    3 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

4.3333333333333 Based on 3 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Psychology , Class of 1984

    Frays/sororities, sports teams, school of fine arts, business school.

    4 Rated January 2016

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