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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. George Washington University requires the most expensive tuition & fees as of $58,640 in District of Columbia. Georgetown University ($57,928) and American University ($51,361) have the expensive tuition & fees followed by George Washington 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
1George Washington University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
$58,64041%28,172
2Georgetown University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
$57,92814%19,204
3American University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
$51,36136%14,311
4The Catholic University of America
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
$49,41685%5,956
5Howard University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
$28,44036%9,139
6Trinity Washington University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
$25,11097%1,782
7Gallaudet University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
$17,03861%1,557
8Strayer University-District of Columbia
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
$13,515-928
9University of the District of Columbia
Public, 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
$13,004
(in-state: $6,152)
-4,244
10University of the Potomac-Washington DC Campus
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
$6,660-111