To be admitted into the Department of Art, applicants must present a combined SAT score of 910 and a portfolio containing twelve digital images of original work. (See Portfolio Requirements Below)
*Art History students may submit copies of graded research papers. Portfolios should be addressed to the Chairperson of the Department of Art and must contain sufficient stamps for return postage.
In addition, the following items may be considered in determining eligibility for admission:
- High school grade point average of 2.0 minimum (equivalent to the grade of C)
- Interview and/or completed questionnaire
- A written statement of purpose
- Letters of recommendation
Students enrolled in the Art History B.A. degree program must meet the standards and requirements set by the college and the university.
To apply to the Howard University Department of Art, start by visiting the Howard University Admission website. After this, you will need to submit a visual arts portfolio.