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HU Student Population

Total Enrollment 9,139
Undergraduate 6,243
Graduate 2,896
Men 2,995
Women 6,144

HU Student Population

There are 9,139 students including 6,243 undergraduate and 2,896 graduate students at Howard University for academic year 2018-2019. By attending status, there are 8,500 full-time and 639 part-time students with gender distribution of 2,995 male and 6,144 female students. Howard University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 29 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Howard University has a total enrollment of 9,139 with a gender distribution of 32.77% male (2,995 students) and 67.23% female (6,144 students). There are 1,931 male and 4,312 female students in undergraduate school and 1,064 male and 1,832 female students are attending graduate school at Howard University.
Student Population By Gender
Howard University
TotalMenWomen
Total9,1392,9956,144
Undergraduate6,2431,9314,312
Graduate2,8961,0641,832
Full-time8,5002,7365,764
Part-time639259380
[Chart] Howard University 2019 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Howard University has 8,500 full-time and 639 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 5,991 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 252 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 2,509 students are full-time and 387 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Howard University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total9,1398,500639
Undergraduate6,2435,991252
Graduate2,8962,509387
Men2,9952,736259
Women6,1445,764380
[Chart] Howard University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Howard University, 29 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 1,030 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 9,139 students. In undergraduate schools, 855 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 204 students are attending some online courses.
2019 Distance Learning Enrollment
Howard University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total9,1396,2432,896
Online Exclusively29029
In Some Online Classes1,030855175
Not In Online Classes8,0805,3882,692
[Chart] Howard University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Howard University. There are 18 American Indian/Native American, 306 White, 7,676 Black/African American, 300 Asian, 133 Hispanic, 38 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 0 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Howard University
TotalMenWomen
Total9,1392,9956,144
American Indian/Native American18216
Asian300116184
Black/African American7,6762,3665,310
Hispanic1335281
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander38929
White306110196
[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
Total9,1396,2432,896
Under 181651650
Age 18-193,1333,1312
Age 20-212,1262,06858
Age 22-241,386645741
Age 25-291,2851401,145
Age 30-3448337446
Age 35-3922323200
Age 40-4920820188
Age 50-641101298
Over 6419217
Age Un-Known101
[Chart] Howard University 2019 Age Distribution of Enrollment