University of the District of Columbia: Ranking & Review

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United States
Top 17%

University of the District of Columbia Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,2471,7772,470

321 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $35. Application fee for graduates - $50.

University of the District of Columbia 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.

University of the District of Columbia Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

University of the District of Columbia does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,896$11,232
Fees for full-time undergraduates$860$860
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$204$459
Tuition for Full-time graduates$8,550$16,434
Fees for full-time graduates$860$860
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$475$913

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6510118184
Health Professions and Related Programs11312466
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities6060
Legal Professions and Studies253459
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services30737
Social Sciences3636
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields225128
Visual and Performing Arts101424
Public Administration and Social Service Professions20121
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences2020
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies81119
English Language and Literature & Letters1717
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11415
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service10414
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1111
Architecture and Related Services819
Mathematics and Statistics44
Personal and Culinary Services33
Physical Sciences33
Natural Resources and Conservation33
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Grand Total239387110736

A total of 626 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of the District of Columbia.

At the master's level 110 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate16%11%19%
  • Full-time retention rate - 73%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

General info

Alternative namesUDC
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsred, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff827
Instructional FTE347
Research FTE7
Public Service FTE6
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs

Location and Contacts

Address4200 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, District of Columbia, 20008
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population706,000
Fax+1 (202) 274 5304

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