12 Best colleges for Philosophy in District of Columbia

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Below is a list of best universities in District of Columbia ranked based on their research performance in Philosophy. A graph of 4.25M citations received by 196K academic papers made by 12 universities in District of Columbia 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. Georgetown University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
12%
Average SAT
1480
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$23,049

2. George Washington University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
50%
Average SAT
1400
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$31,240

3. American University in Washington

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
31
Net Price
$28,622

4. Catholic University of America

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
86%
Net Price
$35,520
Receiving Aid
97%
Average Aid
$31,915

5. Howard University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
35%
Average SAT
1185
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$26,870

6. Gallaudet University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
62%
Average SAT
962
Average ACT
17
Net Price
$25,465

7. University of the District of Columbia

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
82%
Average Aid
$7,657
Enrollment
3,476

9. Wesley Theological Seminary

For Philosophy

#1303 in North America
Enrollment
448
Male:Female
50:50

10. Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception at the Dominican House of Studies

For Philosophy

#1383 in North America
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
74
Male:Female
90:10
Founded
1905

12. Trinity Washington University

For Philosophy

#1500 in North America
Acceptance Rate
97%
Net Price
$12,815
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$19,719

Closest to District of Columbia states to learn Philosophy

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Maryland 26 24
Virginia 42 41
Pennsylvania 95 7
New Jersey 25 18
West Virginia 16 110
North Carolina 42 28
Connecticut 22 8
New York 127 10
Ohio 59 17
Rhode Island 9 63
Massachusetts 69 3
South Carolina 24 75
Vermont 10 119
Kentucky 25 64
New Hampshire 11 78
Indiana 31 47
Tennessee 32 42
Georgia 46 45
Michigan 37 4
Maine 11 208
Illinois 74 11
Alabama 23 94
Wisconsin 33 13
Florida 48 33
Mississippi 13 179
Missouri 37 40
Iowa 30 36
Arkansas 17 139
Minnesota 26 25
Louisiana 25 56
Kansas 15 71
Oklahoma 19 106
Nebraska 11 89
South Dakota 8 347
North Dakota 5 169
Texas 75 16
Colorado 20 53
Puerto Rico 12 300
New Mexico 7 97
Montana 7 183
Utah 10 54
Idaho 7 212
Arizona 10 26
Nevada 6 144
Washington 25 6
Oregon 18 76
California 122 1
Alaska 4 309
Hawaii 6 108