Washington Colleges

Washington, District Of Columbia area Colleges

There are 11 colleges within the Washington city limits and 58 colleges within a 50 mile radius. If you're looking for a large school, University of Maryland University College enrolls the most students. In terms of cost, United States Naval Academy offers the lowest in-state tuition for colleges in the Washington area. Also explore Washington area public or private colleges.

The Washington area is home to popular nationally ranked institutions like Johns Hopkins University, University of Maryland College Park, Georgetown University and Howard University.

58 results found

List of Washington Colleges

Johns Hopkins University
J
Baltimore, MD
Johns Hopkins University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#12 Best Colleges in America

  • 26,152enrollment
  • $28,999net price
  • 11%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1560SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.74Avg GPA

36 miles from Washington

University of Maryland College Park
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College Park, MD
University of Maryland College Park

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#13 Best Public Universities in America

  • 41,200enrollment
  • $17,723net price
  • 44%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1470SAT range
  • 29-34ACT range
  • 4.11Avg GPA

7 miles from Washington

Georgetown University
G
Washington, DC
Georgetown University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

#1 Best Value in District Of Columbia

  • 19,204enrollment
  • $28,442net price
  • 14%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1550SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.89*Avg GPA

3 miles from Washington

Howard University
H
Washington, DC
Howard University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#2 Best Value Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 9,139enrollment
  • $21,428net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1280SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.54*Avg GPA

1 miles from Washington

George Mason University
G
Fairfax, VA
George Mason University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 37,316enrollment
  • $20,157net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1320SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

16 miles from Washington

George Washington University
G
Washington, DC
George Washington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 28,172enrollment
  • $38,829net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1470SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.81*Avg GPA

2 miles from Washington

Towson University
T
Towson, MD
Towson University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 22,923enrollment
  • $16,161net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1220SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

40 miles from Washington

Morgan State University
M
Baltimore, MD
Morgan State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 7,712enrollment
  • $15,998net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 570-840SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 2.65Avg GPA

38 miles from Washington

American University
A
Washington, DC
American University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 14,311enrollment
  • $40,469net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1390SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.7*Avg GPA

5 miles from Washington

United States Naval Academy
N
Annapolis, Maryland
United States Naval Academy

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,512enrollment
  • -net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1240-1460SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.8*Avg GPA

29 miles from Washington

Northern Virginia Community College
N
Annandale, VA
Northern Virginia Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 50,929enrollment
  • $9,440net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

13 miles from Washington

University of Maryland Baltimore County
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Baltimore, MD
University of Maryland Baltimore County

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 13,767enrollment
  • $17,094net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1360SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.76Avg GPA

29 miles from Washington

University of Mary Washington
M
Fredericksburg, VA
University of Mary Washington

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 4,727enrollment
  • $21,640net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1280SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA

48 miles from Washington

Bowie State University
B
Bowie, MD
Bowie State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 6,320enrollment
  • $14,321net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 860-1030SAT range
  • 16-21ACT range
  • 2.98*Avg GPA

16 miles from Washington

Loyola University Maryland
L
Baltimore, MD
Loyola University Maryland

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 5,645enrollment
  • $37,918net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.45Avg GPA

37 miles from Washington

Montgomery College
M
Rockville, MD
Montgomery College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 21,720enrollment
  • $9,661net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Washington

Marymount University
M
Arlington, VA
 
Marymount University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 3,418enrollment
  • $27,843net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 940-1190SAT range
  • 16-25ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

6 miles from Washington

Stevenson University
S
Stevenson, MD
Stevenson University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Maryland

  • 3,615enrollment
  • $27,913net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1190SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

40 miles from Washington