Majors in Demand:

  • Computer Science

  • Journalism

  • Biochemistry

  • Music

  • Business

  • Performing Art

  • Economics

  • Political Science

  • Film

  • Psychology

  • History

Good to Know

The American University is a private federally chartered research university in Washington, D.C. Its main campus spans 90 acres on Ward Circle, mostly in the Spring Valley neighborhood of Northwest D.C.

Rankings

79

(National Universities)

651-700

(QS World Ranking)

Location

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Enrollment

7,953

Acceptance Rate

39%

Personal Statement

Required

Application Method(s)

Application Fee Waiver - please refer to

University Placement Services

CGPA

2.0

SAT / ACT

Yes

No

(Freshmen <30 credit hours)

(Transfers >30 credit hours)

English Proficiency

80

TOEFL

6.5

IELTS

Fees

$66,484

Total

$51,334 / $15,150

Tuition / Living

Deadlines

1 Oct

Spring

1 May

Fall

Scholarship

Yes

updated: April 2022