Education at Howard University Health Sciences

The Howard University Health Sciences (HUHS) enterprise includes the Colleges of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmacy, Nursing and Allied Health Sciences. Since its inception, the HUHS has conferred over 25,000 doctoral and professional degrees to scientists and health care professionals, the majority whom are from underrepresented and disadvantaged populations.

Schools & Academics

At Howard University we provide students of high academic potential with a medical education of exceptional quality and prepare physicians and other health care professionals to serve the underserved. The emphasis is on developing skills and habits of life-long learning and producing world leaders      Learn More

Prospective Students  

To study at Howard University is choosing an institution that is experienced, dynamic, and diverse – with a tradition of quality education since 1867 provided by the constant engagement of its faculty toward the students and their needs, and by its rich campus social and cultural life

Upcoming Events

Community Health Forum: Spotlight on Health

Saturday, May 30, 2015 Many District of Columbia residents are not receiving adequate healthcare services. This event is designed to bring preventive services to communities to help educate, inform and reduce the health disparities in the Washington, DC area.

Walk 2 Win The Fight Against Prostate Cancer

Saturday, June 06, 2015

The funds raised for the Walk 2 Win will have a tremendous benefit on our Prostate Cancer Programs at Howard University Cancer Center.