Catholic Distance University Rankings

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Ranking Category
#8960 of 14,131 In the World
#2208 of 2,597 In North America
#2112 of 2,496 In the United States
#25 of 26 In West Virginia
#2 of 2 In Charles Town

Quick Review

Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
Avg. cost to attend
$11,521 /y
Aid receiving
Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Catholic Distance University Acceptance rate and admissions statistics

Catholic Distance University has an acceptance rate of 100% and is among the 23% of the easiest universities to gain admission to in the United States. The university reports the admission statistics without distinguishing between local and international students.

168 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Catholic Distance University has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment demographics by race or ethnicity

White 117 (70%)
Hispanic 26 (15%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 9 (5%)
Asian 8 (5%)
Black or African American 5 (3%)
Two or more races 3 (2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

The average net cost to attend Catholic Distance University is $11,521 per year, calculated as the sum of the average cost of tuition, room and board, books, and supplies, reduced by the amount of average financial aid received.

The final cost of attendance varies for each student based on household income, residency, program, and other factors.

Net average cost to attend
Average aid awarded
Students receiving aid

Average costs by household income

<$30K $15,109

Tuition and fees

Tuition in-district $7,680$8,550
Tuition in-state $7,680$8,550
Tuition out-of-state $7,680$8,550
Fee in-district $1,200$900
Fee in-state $1,200$900
Fee out-of-state $1,200$900

Catholic Distance University majors

Catholic Distance University has granted 11 bachelor's degrees in Theology/Theological Studies and 18 master's in Theology/Theological Studies. Below is a table with majors that lead to degrees at Catholic Distance University.

Major Associate Bachelor Master
Theology & Theological Studies 11 18
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 13
Grand Total 13 11 18

General info

Alternative names CDU
Total FTE staff 30
Carnegie classification Special Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions

Location and contacts

Address 300 S. George Street
Charles Town, West Virginia, 25414
United States
City population 7,000
Phone 88825442380