Best District Of Columbia Colleges

Ranking top Colleges and Universities in District Of Columbia for 2022

There are 11 colleges and universities in District Of Columbia enrolling 84,792 students. Explore the list of top colleges in District Of Columbia below to begin your college search. The CollegeSimply rankings are objective and data-driven in order to help you find good matches for you. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page. Whether you're searching for a good public, private or community college, this guide to universities in District Of Columbia offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

 District Of Columbia is home to nationally ranked institutions like Georgetown University, George Washington University, American University and Howard University. The highest ranked college in District Of Columbia is Georgetown University and the top rated public state college is University of the District of Columbia.

Local college options can be explored in Washington or other cities.


11 results

List of the Best District Of Columbia Colleges

Georgetown University
G
Washington, DC
Georgetown University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

#1 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 19,371enrollment
  • $30,710net price
  • 17%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1550SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.89Estimated Avg GPA
George Washington University
G
Washington, DC
George Washington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 27,017enrollment
  • $40,308net price
  • 43%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1450SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.81Estimated Avg GPA
American University
A
Washington, DC
American University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 14,001enrollment
  • $37,319net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1390SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.7Estimated Avg GPA
Howard University
H
HBCU
Washington, DC
Howard University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#4 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 10,859enrollment
  • $23,233net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1260SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Gallaudet University
G
Washington, DC
 
Gallaudet University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 1,451enrollment
  • $18,410net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 790-1040SAT range
  • 14-18ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Catholic University of America
C
Washington, DC
Catholic University of America

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,366enrollment
  • $36,228net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA
Corcoran College of Art and Design
C
Washington, District Of Columbia
 
Corcoran College of Art and Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 906enrollment
  • $29,051net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
University of the District of Columbia
t
HBCU
Washington, DC
University of the District of Columbia

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 3,725enrollment
  • $16,125net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Trinity Washington University
T
Washington, DC
Trinity Washington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,846enrollment
  • $15,295net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Potomac College Washington
P
Washington, DC
 
Potomac College Washington

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 232enrollment
  • $23,421net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
University of Phoenix Washington DC Campus
P
Washington, DC
 
University of Phoenix Washington DC Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 18enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA