School of Divinity

Howard University
Washington, DC


Details at a Glance

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    grad Private

Degrees Offered

Its program of study has long been distinguished by its commitment to nurturing and promoting academic excellence, spiritual formation and social involvement. Degree programs include Master of Divinity, dual degrees including Master of Divinity/Master of Social Work, Master of Divinity/Master of Business Administration, as well as Master of Arts (Religious Study), and Doctor of Ministry.

Our Program

Howard University is the only African-American theological school connected to a comprehensive category I research institution.

Howard University School of Divinity affirms its identity as a unique and irreplaceable graduate theological school that engrafts the spirit of excellence in learning and service. At the core of its time-honored identity are specific values that inspire and encompass the school's aspirations and endeavors. HUSD core values describe its character heart, and soul; these are its non-negotiable attributes. 



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Application Deadline

Fall June 1

Spring November 1

Student Body


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Location & Contact

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