About Howard University
Howard University is a coeducational private university located in the northwestern section of Washington, DC. It was established in 1987.
The university offers baccalaureate, master's, undergraduate, post-master's and post-first-professional certificates. Howard University is also accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and its program in specialized fields are accredited by numerous professional agencies.
According to the annual enrollment at Howard, the statistic shows 9 percent of the students are from Washington, DC; 75 percent are from other states; 11 percent are international students representing 91 countries and U.S. possessions; and 5 percent are international students who are permanent U.S. residents.