10 Best Political Science schools 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 Political Science. A graph of 4.25M citations received by 196K academic papers made by 10 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. George Washington University

For Political Science

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

2. Georgetown University

For Political Science

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

3. American University in Washington

For Political Science

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

4. Catholic University of America

For Political Science

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

5. Howard University

For Political Science

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

7. Gallaudet University

For Political Science

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

8. University of the District of Columbia

For Political Science

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

9. Wesley Theological Seminary

For Political Science

#1462 in North America
Enrollment
448
Male:Female
50:50

10. Trinity Washington University

For Political Science

#1508 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 Political Science

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Maryland 27 26
Virginia 42 33
Pennsylvania 100 7
New Jersey 27 24
West Virginia 16 118
North Carolina 46 19
Connecticut 20 8
New York 134 5
Ohio 62 15
Rhode Island 9 73
Massachusetts 70 4
South Carolina 26 59
Vermont 11 127
Kentucky 25 61
New Hampshire 12 74
Indiana 33 36
Tennessee 34 45
Georgia 46 42
Michigan 39 1
Maine 13 219
Illinois 74 9
Alabama 23 92
Wisconsin 32 13
Florida 53 35
Mississippi 13 182
Missouri 37 44
Iowa 31 43
Arkansas 16 141
Minnesota 28 21
Louisiana 23 102
Kansas 15 65
Oklahoma 19 91
Nebraska 13 80
South Dakota 8 353
North Dakota 6 146
Texas 79 18
Colorado 21 56
Puerto Rico 13 546
New Mexico 7 93
Montana 7 185
Utah 10 51
Idaho 7 242
Arizona 7 25
Nevada 6 126
Washington 29 6
Oregon 17 86
California 124 2
Alaska 4 331
Hawaii 6 111