Howard University

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    Howard University provides education services. It offers undergraduate and graduate programs, as well as research opportunities through College of Engineering and Architecture, College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences, College of Pharmacy, Howard University College of Arts and Sciences, Howard University College of Dentistry, Howard University School of Business, Howard University School of Communications, Howard University College of Medicine, Howard University School of Law, Middle School of Mathematics and Science, School of Divinity, School of Education, and School of Social Work.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1867
    HQWashington, US
    Websitehoward.edu
    Employee Ratings3.2

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)5,169
    Cybersecurity ratingCMore

    Key People/Management at Howard University

    Wayne A. I. Frederick

    Wayne A. I. Frederick

    President
    David P. Bennett

    David P. Bennett

    Vice President, Development and Alumni Relations
    Dennis Davenport

    Dennis Davenport

    Associate Chair, Director of Graduate Studies
    Elsie L. Scott

    Elsie L. Scott

    Director
    Josh Jones

    Josh Jones

    Director
    Larry A. Callahan

    Larry A. Callahan

    CHRO
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    Howard University Office Locations

    Howard University has offices in Washington and Beltsville
    Washington, US (HQ)
    2400 6th St NW
    Beltsville, US
    7501 Muirkirk Rd
    Washington, US
    1851 9th St NW 4th floor
    Washington, US
    2041 Georgia Ave NW
    Washington, US
    2225 Georgia Ave NW
    Washington, US
    2244 10th St NW #270
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    Howard University Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1867

    Howard University Cybersecurity Score

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    C

    77/100

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    Howard University Online and Social Media Presence

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    Howard University News and Updates

    Dark & Lovely Hosts "Brukwine for Bison," A Virtual Dance Event to Support Howard University Students Affected By COVID-19 Crisis

    NEW YORK, Aug. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As communities of color across the United States continue to be disproportionately affected by the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic, Dark & Lovely is inviting consumers to support Howard University students who are experiencing financial...

    Howard University, AARP launch pilots addressing diabetes through tech

    The two pilot projects involve using voice-recognition technology to remind patients to take medication and connecting individuals with others through an online community.

    Howard University Says Black Madonna at Sotheby’s Was Stolen

    Howard University Says Black Madonna at Sotheby’s Was Stolen

    Howard University Savings Plan Wins 2020 Signature Award

    WASHINGTON, June 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Howard University Savings Plan, under the management of TIAA, has been awarded the 2020 Signature Award from The Plan Sponsor Council of America (PSCA), part of the American Retirement Association (ARA). PSCA is the leading association of...

    Howard University Associate Professor Jennifer Thomas Named Scripps Howard Foundation Teacher of the Year

    WASHINGTON, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scripps Howard Foundation in partnership with the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (AEJMC) has announced Howard University Associate Professor Jennifer Thomas as the 2019 Teacher of the Year. The award is...

    Howard University Appoints Andrea D. Jackson As Dean of The College of Dentistry

    WASHINGTON, July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Howard University has elevated Andrea D. Jackson, DDS, as dean of the College of Dentistry where she had been serving as interim dean since July 2018. "It is a great honor and I am proud to serve as dean of the Howard University College of...
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    Howard University Blogs

    Howard University to Launch Women’s Center Thanks to $1 Million Gift from Heather and Jim Murren

    Wednesday, November 11, 2020 Dear Howard University Community,   Today, it is my pleasure to announce that Heather Murren and Trustee Jim Murren have presented Howard University with a $1 million gift to launch the Center for Women, Gender and Global Leadership. The gift kicks off a multi-…

    Office of the President: Veterans Day 2020

    Tuesday, November 10, 2020 Dear Howard University Community,   The Howard University family has always looked to military veterans as sources of inspiration. No other group of individuals embody our institutional values of truth and service with more sincerity and integrity than members of…

    Congratulations to Joe Biden & Kamala Harris

    Saturday, November 7, 2020 Dear Howard University Community,   A new dawn has broken in America.   On behalf of the entire Howard University Community, I extend a sincere congratulations to President-elect Joseph R. Biden, Jr. His life abounds with examples of the power of perseverance in …

    President Frederick Addresses the Election Process

    Wednesday, November 4, 2020 Dear Howard University Community,   In a few simple words, Howard’s founding motto helps guide our actions in moments of uncertainty. Not only does it elevate the important principles of “truth and service,” but it obliges us to adhere to them in that specific o…

    October 2020 Bison Beat

    Tuesday, November 3, 2020 Dear Howard University Community, Please find enclosed the link to the October edition of my Bison Beat newsletter. It echoes our Homecoming 2020 theme of “Advocacy!” and our continued mission and commitment to upholding the pillars of the Howard Forward strategic…

    University Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

    The University continues to closely monitor the spread of COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, as additional cases are confirmed in the United States and other countries. The University continues to formulate and adjust its plans as needed. Reopening Plans Coronavirus Information Announcemen…
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    Howard University Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Howard University founded?

      Howard University was founded in 1867.

    • Who are Howard University key executives?

      Howard University's key executives are Wayne A. I. Frederick, David P. Bennett and Dennis Davenport.

    • How many employees does Howard University have?

      Howard University has 5,169 employees.

    • Who are Howard University competitors?

      Competitors of Howard University include New Mexico State University, Iowa State University and University of Utah.

    • Where is Howard University headquarters?

      Howard University headquarters is located at 2400 6th St NW, Washington.

    • Where are Howard University offices?

      Howard University has offices in Washington and Beltsville.

    • How many offices does Howard University have?

      Howard University has 11 offices.