|Location||Washington, District Of Columbia|
|School Type||Private 4 Year|
|Religious Affiliation||United Methodist|
|On Campus Housing||Yes|
Located in Washington, District Of Columbia, American University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 18,699 prospective students applied, and 5,498 were granted admission. Of those admitted 1,785 enrolled in the school. 10,984 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,874 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $45,808 plus fees of $807. American University is ranked 96 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.
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Admission StandardsVery High
|Applications Due||Jan 15, 2020|
|Books and Supplies||$800|
|Room and Board||$15,898|
|Budget for Other Expenses||$921|
|Total One Year Cost||$64,234|
Average Salary After 10 Years$64,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate77% within 6 years
|Subject||Percent of Class|
|Visual and Performing Arts||6%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=131159 IPEDS survey data for American University.