#24 Best Colleges in America

Georgetown University

Washington, District Of Columbia

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National Rank
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Location Washington, District Of Columbia
Online georgetown.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Washington, District Of Columbia, Georgetown University 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 22,872 prospective students applied, and 3,320 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,621 enrolled in the school.  14,741 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,463 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $53,520 plus fees of $584. Georgetown is ranked 24 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1370/1530
ACT 31/34
GPA 3.89
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 10, 2020
Applicant Competition Very High

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Georgetown University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$584
Room and Board $15,850
Budget for Other Expenses$2,686
Total One Year Cost$73,840

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$118,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
94% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Georgetown University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 30%
Business 26%
Health Professions 9%
English and Literature 7%
Foreign Languages 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=131496 IPEDS survey data for Georgetown University.