American University in Washington DC Video Review

American University in Washington DC Video Review Transcript

American University is located in Washington, D.C. The most popular undergraduate majors are international relations, business, political science, communications and psychology. American University offers bachelors, masters and doctoral level degree programs.

American University is a private United Methodist institution located in northwest Washington, D.C. The school is ranked 85th nationally on America's Best Colleges list. American's business programs are especially well regarded.

Located in a residential neighborhood, the 84-acre American campus offers a peaceful environment for study. Seventy-five percent of undergraduate students live in university housing, making for a strong sense of fraternity. Many participate in campus activities through over 160 student organizations. Students are also close to fine shopping, dining and sightseeing.

American University offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees through six colleges. Popular undergraduate majors include International Relations, Business, Political Science, Communications and Psychology.

With an undergraduate student body of nearly 6,000, American University is considered a 'more selective' school. The average GPA of incoming freshman is 3.5. Students admitted to the institution typically score in the 1170 to 1370 range on the SAT and between 25 and 30 on the ACT.

-statistics compiled by U.S. News and World Report in its annual list 'America's Best Colleges.'

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