Howard University

School of Business

Profile Data from 2012
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  • Program Cost
    $75,000
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
2600 6th Street NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20059, United States
Website

Founded in 1867, Howard University is a private, research university that is comprised of 13 schools and colleges. Since its inception in 1970, Howard University School of Business has produced thousands of distinguished MBA and BBA graduates prepared to meet the challenges of the global business environment. Our alumni hold leadership positions throughout the nation and worldwide. As a top-notch business school, our graduate and undergraduate programs were the first university in Washington, DC to be accredited by the AACSB International–The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    90%
  • Selectivity
    50%

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About Howard University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 60
  • Median 60
  • Middle 80% 60 to 70
Admissions Selectivity
50% School of Business 70% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 40
50% 50.0
90% 90
English Proficiency Required: No
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Pre-MBA Careers
Finance / Accounting
10% 10
Consulting
0% 0
Other
35% 35
Government
25% 25
Manufacturing
10% 10
Media / Entertainment
10% 10
Non-Profit
10% 10
Petroleum / Energy
0% 0
Pharma / Health Care
0% 0
Real Estate
0% 0
Technology
0% 0
Consumer Products
0% 0
$50,000 Applicant Average Base Salary

Tuition: Can I get in?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$75,000
Total Program Cost
  • Opportunity Cost $75,000
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$75,000
Total Program Cost
  • Opportunity Cost $75,000
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$0 Average Scholarship Amount
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
90% 90
100% 100
Types of Aid Distributed
Loans (private and government)
100% 100
Assistantships
0% 0
Institutional Scholarships
0% 0
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Other
100%
Of first-year institutional scholarship recipients who received at least the same amount for the second year
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
0% 0
25% 25
100% 100
Students in Core Classes
60 School of Business 30 Average Across All Schools

Teaching Methods
  • Internet/Web-based delivery
  • Online forums
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Concentrations and Specializations
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • General Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organizational Behavior
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation
  • Program length (in months) 18
  • Average # of months to complete program 18
  • Six-Year completion rate 0%
  • Max time allowed to complete 18
  • Time limit for online courses Yes
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
Time Classes Offered
  • Via the Internet (unscheduled)
Technology Improvements
  • Continuous improvements last three academic years include: Upgrades to the following: Smart Classroom; SLR Trading Room; Full Installation of Audio Visual Equipment, Cabling and Lighting in Auditorium

Students: Who are my classmates?

38 Average age of student
Ethnicity of Students
African American
100% 100
Multiethnic
0% 0
Hispanic
0% 0
Student Citizenship
North America
100% 100
Non-Europe Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Australia and Oceania
0% 0
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association

Alumni: How strong is my network?

1,590 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
13% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.