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American University

It is ranked as #71 in Best National University.

It is a private University.

American University offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Doctor's degree in research
  • Doctor's degree for professional practice

Acceptance rate at American University for undergraduate program was 36.08%.

Last year, 18545 students applied for undergraduate program and 6691 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 36.08% makes it difficult to get into to get admission.

5791 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

1295 are reported as enrolled exclusively in distance education and 531 are enrolled in at least one distance education course, but not all distance education.

American University had 9034 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

30 students were enrolled in top 4 Masters degree programs.

American University offers 74 graduate programs specialization.

American University does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is moderately competitive.

With an online Master in Strategic Communication, you will be qualified for a career in strategic communication or a job that needs strong writers and critical thinkers in an industry of your choice. Students learn the latest industry trends and develop the type of critical thinking that distinguishes them in the job market. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, a master degree is the typical entry-level education required for most economists jobs. As a result, you will qualify for economics-degree jobs with the potential to increase your earning power and have the opportunity to make pivotal economic decisions locally, nationally or globally. Graduates emerge with the ability to understand and predict how policy changes affect economic markets — a skill that is highly valuable in jobs for economics in government agencies, corporations, think tanks, NGO’s and financial institutions alike.


American University has been ranked 71.


Acceptance Rate: 38.65%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $34,533

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $50,542

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $31,174

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $29,819

American University most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Law : 382
International Relations and Affairs : 317
Business Administration and Management -MBA : 212
Public Administration : 163
Educational Leadership and Administration : 83

American University most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

International Relations and Affairs : 426
Business Administration and Management -MBA : 180
Political Science and Government : 153
Criminal Justice : 71
Public Health : 70