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About American University
American University is a Private, 4 years college located in Washington, District of Columbia.
It has a total enrollment of 14,311 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at American University is 36.00% last year (undergraduate school).
American University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
|Address||4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016-8001|
|Net Price Calculator||www.american.edu/financialaid/Net-Price-Calculator-Form.cfm|
|School Type||Private, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Research University (high research activity)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
The acceptance rate of American University is 36.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 26.00%.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||36.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||26.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$70|
|Graduate Application Fees||$61|
Tuition & Fees
The tuition & fees at American University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $51,361 for undergraduate students.. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $35,524.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$51,361|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$35,524|
At American University, total 14,311 are attending classes. Among them, 478 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. American has 8,287 students and the graduate school has 6,024 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||189 Programs|
|Number of online programs||10 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||1 Year Certificate|
2 Year Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✗|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|