Student Activities
Student Activities
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Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, howard university student association, undergraduate student assembly, campus pals, international student organization, entrepreneurial society, howard university
Sororities
6% of women participate
Fraternities
8% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus
Student Body
Student Body
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Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
6,526
Women
4,626 (70.9%)
Men
1,900 (29.1%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
6,269
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.8%
Asian
1.1%
Black/African-American
76.4%
Hispanic/Latino
6.6%
Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
3.5%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
0.3%
White
1.1%
Unknown
9.3%
International Students
4.6% from 39 countries
Average Age
21
All Graduate Students
2,873
Undergraduate Retention & Graduation
Undergraduate Retention & Graduation
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First-Year Students Returning
86.3%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
52.2%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
62.8%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
65.0%
After Graduation
After Graduation
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Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
56%
Average Starting Salary
$53,320
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Not reported
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