What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Get a good understanding of the tuition charges associated with Howard University so that you can plan properly for the next 4-6 years. Check out the stats below to learn how Howard University's cost stacks up to other schools and if you should prepare for tuition increases.
Howard Tuition & Fees Versus Other Schools
The following table outlines how Howard measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
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How Much Will Tuition & Fees Be for Howard?
In the 2017 - 2018 academic year, regular undergrads at Howard were billed $25,697, before adjustments for financial need. Of this amount, the expense of tuition totaled $24,122. The other $1,575 represents additional fees. Find out more about the net price.
Unlike public colleges, Howard does not offer a tuition discount to students who live in state.
The tuition and fee costs quoted on this page do not include room and board, which will increase your costs. Then again, most students will end up spending below full tuition after receiving financial aid and other discounts.
The following table outlines the costs explained above for the 2017 - 2018 school year.
Check out the Cost Per Credit Hour page for more information.
Are Tuition and Fees Going Up or Down?
There has been a rise of 3.2% in Howard University fees and tuition for out-of-state students in the past 5 years. Tuition increased by 3.0% and fees increased by 0.0%. This year, students should anticipate paying $26,512 if the growth keeps up.
Due to price increases, the full cost of a four-year Howard degree will be $111,196, and the full cost of a two-year degree would be $53,864, not including additional costs such as books, transportation, and room and board.
The following chart shows projected upcoming fees and tuition for undergraduate students at Howard.
At many schools you will end up paying out more for your last year of college than you will in your first. This is due to yearly price increases. It pays to be aware!
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