District Of Columbia College Overview

For the academic year 2019-2020, twenty-four colleges are active for serving college programs in District Of Columbia. By school types, there are two public schools and twenty-two private schools. By school levels, twenty 4-years (or high) schools, two 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and two less than 2 years schools (career, technical or vocational schools) are active based on the IPEDS data.
Of the twenty-four District Of Columbia schools, Georgetown University ranked first and George Washington University ranked second (view more at District Of Columbia college rankings). The 2020 average tuition & fees of all District Of Columbia colleges is $25,377 for District Of Columbia residents and $24,456 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 58.75% and the average SAT score is 1,252. The average number of students is 4,278 and the average student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
The below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for District Of Columbia colleges. For the statistics, we include only 4-years colleges such as national universities and liberal arts colleges. In addition, for some statistics, we include only eligible colleges, for example, for the graduate tuition & fees over colleges that offer the graduate programs.

2020 District Of Columbia Colleges Comparison Table

The following table lists colleges located in District Of Columbia ordered by college ranking. The ranking is targeting only 4-years universities and colleges. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$57,928$53,5911,46514.00%19,20495%11 to 1
George Washington University
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$56,049$31,8241,37541.00%28,17282%13 to 1
American University
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$51,361$35,5241,30036.00%14,31179%12 to 1
Gallaudet University
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,038$18,70691561.00%1,55751%6 to 1
Howard University
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$28,440$34,2241,20536.00%9,13965%10 to 1
The Catholic University of America
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$49,416$50,340-85.00%5,95672%7 to 1
Trinity Washington University
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$25,110$14,580-97.00%1,78238%12 to 1
Strayer University-District of Columbia
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,515$15,135--92850%29 to 1
University of the District of Columbia
Washington, DC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$13,004$18,608--4,24413%9 to 1
Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception at the Dominican House of Studies
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$16,079$16,380--95--
National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts
Washington, DC
Private, 2-4 years
$9,900--100.00%4150%6 to 1
University of the District of Columbia-David A Clarke School of Law
Washington, DC
Public, 4 years
four-years
----256--
Bennett Career Institute
Washington, DC
Private, Less than 2 years
$19,050---29355%20 to 1
Institute of World Politics
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$31,199$31,600--141--
Strayer University-Global Region
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,515$15,135--10,49850%11 to 1
University of the Potomac-Washington DC Campus
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$6,660$5,850--11175%8 to 1
Technical Learning Centers Inc
Washington, DC
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,249---21968%24 to 1
Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$19,374$19,725--70--
Bay Atlantic University
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
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Wesley Theological Seminary
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$20,459$21,754--512--
Career Technical Institute
Washington, DC
Private, 2-4 years
$18,490---34874%24 to 1
University of Phoenix-Washington DC
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,991$17,760--1821%8 to 1
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Washington DC
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$22,211$23,576--452--
Daniel Morgan Graduate School of National Security
Washington, DC
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$23,400--52--
Average$24,456$24,8731,25258.75%4,27861%13 to 1