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Average Tuition & Fees $24,326
($25,367)
Average Acceptance Rates 58.75 %
Total Student Population 98,399
Average Graduation Rates 59.21 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 13.13 to 1

District Of Columbia Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, there are 24 colleges and universities in District Of Columbia State - 2 public and 22 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level in District Of Columbia.
District Of Columbia College Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Public2
Private (not-for-profit)15
Private (for-profit)7
4 Year or High20
2-4 Year2
Less than 2 year2

2020 Average Academic Statistics for District Of Columbia Colleges

The average acceptance rate for District Of Columbia colleges is 58.75% and the average graduation rate is 59.21% in academic year 2019-2020. Total 98,399 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended District Of Columbia colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 13.13 to 1.
Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in District Of Columbia.
[Chart] 2020 District Of Columbia Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for District Of Columbia colleges is 18.714285714286 %
Average Retention Rate for District Of Columbia colleges is 69.142857142857 %

2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees For District Of Columbia Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for District Of Columbia colleges are $25,367 for District Of Columbia residents and $24,326 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $23,481 for in-state students and $23,869 for out-of-state students.
District Of Columbia 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$25,367$24,326
Graduate$23,481$23,869
[Chart] District Of Columbia State 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at District Of Columbia Colleges

District Of Columbia colleges and universities are offering 1,614 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at District Of Columbia State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate3516
One but less than two years certificate348
Associate's Degree5620
Two but less than four years certificate50
Bachelor's Degree50034
Post Bachelor's Degree15430
Master's Degree55190
Post Master's Degree608
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1866
Doctor's degree - professional practice329
Doctor's degree - other10

Special Learning Opportunities at District Of Columbia State

In District Of Columbia, 13 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 14 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 6 colleges have the ROTC programs and 8 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of District Of Columbia schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at District Of Columbia State
Online Completely0 out of 23 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes13 out of 23 Schools
Graduate Online Classes14 out of 23 Schools
ROTC6 out of 23 Schools
Weekend/Evening College11 out of 23 Schools
Teacher certificate7 out of 23 Schools
Study Abroad8 out of 23 Schools