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Expensive Colleges to Attend in District of Columbia

We select the most expensive colleges/universities in District of Columbia. Those schools have the most highest tuition & fees besides room, board, and other living expenses. Georgetown University requires the most expensive tuition & fees of $59,957 in District of Columbia. George Washington University ($59,870) and American University ($53,334) have the expensive tuition & fees followed by Georgetown University. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest tuition & fees in District of Columbia.
Expensive Colleges to Attend in District of Columbia (2019-2020)
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateEnrollment
1Georgetown University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWashington, DC
$59,95712%19,371
2George Washington University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWashington, DC
$59,87050%27,017
3American University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWashington, DC
$53,33464%14,001
4The Catholic University of America
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWashington, DC
$52,15686%5,366
5Howard University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWashington, DC
$28,91635%10,859
6Trinity Washington University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWashington, DC
$25,11097%1,846
7Gallaudet University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWashington, DC
$17,71262%1,451
8Strayer University-District of Columbia
Private (for-profit), four-yearsWashington, DC
$13,515-745
9University of the District of Columbia
Public, four-yearsWashington, DC
$13,004
(in-state: $6,152)
-3,725
10University of the Potomac-Washington DC Campus
Private (for-profit), four-yearsWashington, DC
$6,660-232