American University

USA

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THE World Ranking: 301

Overview

Overview

American University was chartered by the Congress in 1893. A private, liberal arts university in Washington D.C., the University offers bbachelors, masters and doctoral programs as well as certificate and associate degree programs through the six schools: College of Arts and Sciences, Kogod School of Business, School of Communication, School of International Service, School of Public Affairs and Washington College of Law. In Fall 2008, there were 6,023 students in undergraduate programs, 3,297 in graduate programs, 1,667 in law and 1,199 students enrolled in nondegree, certificate and study abroad programs.

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Subjects you can study at American University

  • Applied and Pure Sciences Applied and Pure Sciences
  • Architecture and Construction Architecture and Construction
  • Business and Management Business and Management
  • Computer Science and IT Computer Science and IT
  • Creative Arts and Design Creative Arts and Design
  • Education and Training Education and Training
  • Engineering Engineering
  • Health and Medicine Health and Medicine
  • Humanities Humanities
  • Law Law
  • MBA MBA
  • Social Studies and Media Social Studies and Media
  • Travel and Hospitality Travel and Hospitality
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Rankings

Hotcourses Diversity Index (What is this?)

DIVERSITY INDEX
Source: IIE

124 International student nationalities at this university

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018-2019
Source: THE

301

OVERALL SCORE

44%

TEACHING

43.1%

INTERNATIONAL OUTLOOK

33.5%

INDUSTRY INCOME

39.4%

RESEARCH

21.7%

CITATIONS

76.6%
QS World University Rankings 2018-2019
Source: QS

541

Student life in numbers

COSTS PER YEAR
LIVING COSTS

US$18,650

CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION

US$12,650

AVERAGE TUITION FEE PER YEAR

UNDERGRADUATE

US$48,860

POSTGRADUATE

US$44,460

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