American University

NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association)


Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive: These institutions typically offer a wide range of baccalaureate programs, and they are committed to graduate education through the doctorate. They award 50 or more doctoral degrees per year across at least 15 disciplines.

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
ROTC: Army
ROTC: Air Force
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Teacher certification: Students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization
Teacher certification: Approved by the state for initial certifcation or licensure of teachers

4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20016-8001

(202) 885-1000  


Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above 

First Professional

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
On-campus day care for students' children

Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits

Academic Year Prices - 2014 (full-time, first-time undergraduate students)

Tuition & Fees 2014-15 2013-14 2012-13
In District $41,833 $40,649 $39,499
In State $41,833 $40,649 $39,499
Out of State $41,833 $40,649 $39,499
Books and Supplies $800 $800 $800
On Campus      
Room and Board $15,308 $14,180 $13,920
Other Expenses $1,179 $1,179 $1,134
Off Campus      
Room and Board $15,308 $14,180 $13,920
Other Expenses $1,179 $1,179 $1,134
Off Campus With Family      
Other Expenses - $1,879 $1,834

Major NCAA Programs

Sport Conference
Basketball Patriot League
Cross Country/Track Patriot League

Financial Aid 2011-2012

Type of Aid Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grants
19.0 % $4,305
State/Local Grant
6.0 % $926
Institutional Grants
71.0 % $21,807
Loans 56.0 % $8,424
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The above information was obtained via the publicly-available Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), operated by the U.S. Department of Education, which compiles self-reported information provided by colleges and universities, for the purpose of making such information openly available to students and parents.


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