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Washington Graduate Schools

Graduate Schools in Washington, District of Columbia

There are at least 13 colleges in Washington that have graduate programs. The specific degree types offered by each school are included below. Popular graduate degrees include Masters of Business Administration (MBA), Masters in Nursing (MSN), Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Doctor of Medicine (MD) and Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD).

For more graduate school options, we have also compiled a list of featured Graduate Schools in District of Columbia.

Graduate Schools in Washington

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Graduate Schools in Washington with Selective Admissions

These schools do not admit all qualified applicants.
Based on 2008-2009 information.

American University
4400 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016-8001

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: law, international relations, business management, international law, public administration, secondary teaching, US law, elementary school teaching
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 11,449 students, 9,079 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 3,460 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 580-700. Math: 570-670. Writing: 580-680.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. AP credits.
  • Notable: Career counseling. On-campus daycare. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Catholic University of America
620 Michigan Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20064

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: law, library science, social work, architecture, theology and religious vocations, psychology, theology, political science
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's. Doctor's. First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 6,440 students, 4,753 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 2,205 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 510-610. Math: 500-610. Writing: 510-610.
  • Flexibility: AP credits.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Corcoran College of Art and Design
500 Seventeenth St NW
Washington, DC 20006-4804

  • Programs: interior design, art history and criticism, art education
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 975 students, 476 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 67 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 440-600. Math: 420-570.
  • Flexibility: Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Study abroad option.

Dominican House of Studies
487 Michigan Ave, NE
Washington, DC 20017-1585

  • Programs: theology
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 85 students, 75 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Gallaudet University
800 Florida Ave, NE
Washington, DC 20002-3695

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: social work, audiology, clinical psychology, speech pathology, minority and gender studies, education of hearing impaired, mental health counseling, school counseling
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's. Doctor's.
  • Student Body: 1,423 students, 1,336 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 1,113 student capacity.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Georgetown University
37th and O St NW
Washington, DC 20057

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: law, legal research, business management, international relations, public policy analysis, medicine, physiology, science and society
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's. Doctor's. First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 14,826 students, 10,841 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 5,053 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 620-730. Math: 630-730.
  • Flexibility: AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Howard University
2400 Sixth St NW
Washington, DC 20059-0001

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: law, social work, pharmacy, dentistry, medicine, business management, ministry, physical therapy
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's. Doctor's. First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 10,125 students, 9,621 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 4,216 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 470-670. Math: 460-680. Writing: 430-680.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Southeastern University
501 I St SW
Washington, DC 20024-2788

  • Programs: Several programs. Most popular include: accounting, financial management, business administration, public administration, health care administration, MIS, information technology, marketing
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 787 students, 527 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Flexibility: Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

Trinity Washington University
125 Michigan Ave NE
Washington, DC 20017-1094

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: educational administration, human resources, non-profit management, special ed, early childhood education, ESL instruction, reading teaching, business management
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 1,630 students, 1,243 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 275 student capacity.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Wesley Theological Seminary
4500 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016-5690

  • Programs: ministry, theology, religious education
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's. First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 487 students, 70 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 191 student capacity.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

Washington Theological Union
6896 Laurel St NW
Washington, DC 20012

  • Programs: theology
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 240 students, 94 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 35 student capacity.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning.
  • Notable: Career counseling.

University of the District of Columbia David A Clarke School of Law
4200 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008

  • Programs: law
  • Degrees/Certificates: First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 237 students.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Washington Graduate Schools with Open Admissions

Schools open to most or all qualified applicants (qualifications vary).
Based on 2008-2009 information.

University of the District of Columbia
4200 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008

  • Programs: Several programs. Most popular include: business, public administration, speech pathology, English composition, anatomical sciences, counseling psychology, clinical psychology, special ed
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 5,371 students, 7,056 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Member of a national athletic association.
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