The Best Value District of Columbia Colleges

Best Value Colleges in District of Columbia for 2024

Explore the colleges that provide the best value for your money in District of Columbia based on academic quality, outcomes, net price and financial aid. The rankings are calculated using ratings from the 2024 CollegeSimply Best Colleges ranking factored against the typical net price paid by students - to identify the colleges that offer the best deals. Leading the list for 2024 as the overall best value college in District of Columbia is Georgetown University with a 10 out of 10 academic rating for a comparatively affordable $30,710 average net price. The highest value public state college is . Learn how the Best Value Colleges are calculated and ranked on our methodology page.


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Georgetown University
G
Washington, DC

Georgetown University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

#1 Best Value in District of Columbia

  • 20,935enrollment
  • $30,710net price
  • 12%acceptance rate
  • 1410-1550SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.89Estimated Avg GPA

Gallaudet University
G
Washington, DC

Gallaudet University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Value in District of Columbia

  • 1,433enrollment
  • $18,410net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 765-1158SAT range
  • 14-20ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

Howard University
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HBCU
Washington, DC

Howard University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#3 Best Value in District of Columbia

  • 12,065enrollment
  • $23,233net price
  • 35%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1290SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

George Washington University
G
Washington, DC

George Washington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Value in District of Columbia

  • 26,457enrollment
  • $40,308net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1490SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.81Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 5

American University
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Washington, DC

American University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Value in District of Columbia

  • 14,852enrollment
  • $37,319net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1440SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.7Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15