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Total Enrollment 9,392
Undergraduate 6,354
Graduate 3,038
Men 3,130
Women 6,262

HU Student Population

For academic year 2017-2018, there are 9,392 students including 6,354 undergraduate and 3,038 graduate students at Howard University. By attending status, there are 8,643 full-time and 749 part-time students with gender distribution of 3,130 male and 6,262 female students.

Student Gender Distribution

Howard University has a total enrollment of 9,392 with a gender distribution of 33.33% male (3,130 students) and 66.67% female (6,262 students).

Student Population By Gender
Howard University
TotalMenWomen
Total9,3923,1306,262
Undergraduate6,3541,9854,369
Graduate3,0381,1451,893
Full-time8,6432,8345,809
Part-time749296453
[Chart] Howard University 2018 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Howard University has a 8,643 full-time students and 749 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 6,090 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 264 are part-time students. In graduate school, 2,553 students are full-time and 485 are part-time students.

Student Population By Attendance Status
Howard University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total9,3928,643749
Undergraduate6,3546,090264
Graduate3,0382,553485
Men3,1302,834296
Women6,2625,809453
[Chart] Howard University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Howard University, 21 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 677 students are enrolled in some online course out of total 9,392 students. In undergraduate schools, 416 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 282 students join some online courses.

2018 Distance Learning Enrollment
Howard University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total9,3926,3543,038
Online Exclusively21021
In Some Online Classes677416261
Not In Online Classes8,6945,9382,756
[Chart] Howard University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyze the student population by race/ethnicity at Howard University. There are 14 American Indian/Native American, 273 White, 7,948 Black/African American, 273 Asian, 120 Hispanic, 23 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 0 students with other races.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity at
Howard University
TotalMenWomen
Total9,3923,1306,262
American Indian/Native American14212
Asian273123150
Black/African American7,9482,4365,512
Hispanic1204872
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander23716
White273114159
[Chart] Howard UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Howard University.

Age Distribution
Howard University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total9,3926,3543,038
Under 182442440
Age 18-192,8072,8052
Age 20-212,4092,35059
Age 22-241,437690747
Age 25-291,3481401,208
Age 30-3449349444
Age 35-3926230232
Age 40-4922517208
Age 50-6415026124
Over 6417314
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] Howard University 2018 Age Distribution of Enrollment