Catholic University of America


Student Population
 Location Washington, District Of Columbia
 Online cua.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Size Mid-size
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Washington, District Of Columbia, Catholic University of America is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 6,073 prospective students applied, and 5,015 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 831 enrolled in the school.  4,207 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,816 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $43,300 plus fees of $760. Catholic University of America is ranked 1121 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications DueFeb 15, 2019
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Catholic University of America
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$838
Other Fees$760
Room and Board $14,316
Budget for Other Expenses$3,268
Total One Year Cost$62,482


Average Salary After 10 Years
$58,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
68% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Catholic University of America students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 16%
Architecture 11%
Business 11%
Health Professions 9%
Engineering 7%