Explore international student trends at Howard University to discover how Howard stacks up to the competition when it comes to serving students from outside the United States.
Overall, Howard is among the top schools for students from outside the United States. They are ranked 159th out of 1,209 in our Overall Best Value U.S. Colleges & Universities for International Students.
The presence of international students on campus means a greater diversity of options, perspectives and knowledge to add to the diversity of thought on campus. As the economy becomes more global in scope, interaction with students from all different countries becomes an important part of higher education.
An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2018 as many as 1,064,586 international students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this diverse international pool, Howard was home to approximately 741 international students.
College Factual ranks Howard as 268th out of a total 1,288 colleges and universities for popularity with international students.
Howard University reports having a total of 741 international students on campus, 452 of whom are undergraduates. This is out of a total of 9,392 students, 6,354 of whom are undergraduates.
Howard suggests that international students make up about 7.9% of the student body.
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Over the last several years the total international population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 13.6%. Saudi Arabia is the largest contributor to this growth, with an estimated total of 140 students.
The chart below shows how the total number of international students at Howard has grown over the past several years.
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College Factual ranks Howard as 276th out of 1,240 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to international students.
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College Factual ranks Howard as 159th out of a total 1,209 colleges and universities for providing value to international students.
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The most popular degrees at Howard with international students are Computer Science, General Biology, and Electrical Engineering.
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The fact that Howard University has a medium sized community of international students is positive. It is likely the school has invested in International Student Services as well as clubs, groups, and associations.
Howard University costs approximately USD 43,201 for international students to attend. College Factual ranks the value of this school for international students as 159th out of 1,209
Learn more about out-of-state tuition at Howard University.
There are approximately 741 international students at Howard; they make up 7.9% of all total students.
Out-of-state tuition at Howard is USD 25,697 per year. This does not include room and board or additional student fees that may add to your costs. Go to the Howard tuition & fees page for more information, and contact the school for details.
Contact the school to see what kind of scholarships, grants, financial aid or loans may be available to you as an international student.
Some schools set aside on-campus jobs for international students to help them defray costs. Check in early to apply to these jobs as they may go quickly.
Contact the school to see what kind of student services, associations, clubs, and groups are open to you as an international student.