Howard University is one of the twelve private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in District of Columbia. The campus is located in an urban area, in Washington.
According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 9,392 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 2,079 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 1,954 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 94%). Every year 63% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Howard University’s in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $24,122, and fees were $1,575. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $24,122 and $1,575 respectively.