7 Best Computer Science schools in Washington, DC

Below is the list of best universities in Washington ranked based on their research performance in Computer Science. A graph of 531K citations received by 14K academic papers made by 7 universities in Washington was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. George Washington University

For Computer Science

Acceptance Rate
43%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$40,308

2. Georgetown University

For Computer Science

Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1465
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$30,710

3. Catholic University of America

For Computer Science

Acceptance Rate
82%
Net Price
$36,228
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$29,725

4. American University in Washington

For Computer Science

Acceptance Rate
39%
Average SAT
1305
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$37,319

5. Howard University

For Computer Science

Acceptance Rate
39%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$23,233

6. University of the District of Columbia

For Computer Science

Acceptance Rate
66%
Receiving Aid
87%
Average Aid
$9,147
Enrollment
3,725

7. Gallaudet University

For Computer Science

Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
915
Average ACT
16
Net Price
$18,410

Universities for Computer Science near Washington

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University
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City
4 National Defense University 305
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Fort Lesley J McNair, District of Columbia
13 University of Maryland - College Park 15
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College Park, Maryland
13 Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences 209
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Bethesda, Maryland
13 University of Maryland - Adelphi 412
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Adelphi, Maryland
25 George Mason University 59
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Fairfax, Virginia
49 University of Maryland - Baltimore County 119
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Baltimore, Maryland
49 United States Naval Academy 280
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Annapolis, Maryland
56 University of Maryland, Baltimore 106
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Baltimore, Maryland
58 University of Baltimore 227
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Baltimore, Maryland
60 Johns Hopkins University 19
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Baltimore, Maryland