Catholic University of America

Washington, DC 20064

Catholic University of America is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Washington, District of Columbia. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 5926 and 4714 students were accepted.

Catholic University of America in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $41,800 and fees $736. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $41,800 and $736 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio7:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate84%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 63
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's degree 11
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 3
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 10
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 0
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Post-master's certificate 0
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate 0
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 6
Nursing Science Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 0
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 3

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Catholic University of America

Trinity Washington University
0.65 miles away
Howard University
1.52 miles away
Washington Adventist University
3.55 miles away
George Washington University
3.67 miles away
Georgetown University
4.41 miles away
Marymount University
7.28 miles away
Sojourner-Douglass College
32.87 miles away
Johns Hopkins University
33.84 miles away
Notre Dame of Maryland University
35.15 miles away
Stevenson University
37.11 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
07/01/1921 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
ACEN
12/01/1952 - 12/31/2007
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
12/01/1951 - 12/31/2007
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
CCNE
11/07/2011 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/21/2007 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/21/2007 - Current

Admissions

80%

Acceptance Rate
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$36,009

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$32,066
30k to 48k$29,900
48k to 75k$32,876
75k to 110k$32,454
Over 110k$36,729
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

85%

Recipients

$20,329

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

13%

Recipients

$4,140

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

54%

Recipients

$6,999

Average Amount

Student Population

3,241

Undergrads

2,835

Graduates

3,295

Women

2,781

Men

69%

Full-time

31%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
58%
Hispanic
10%
Black/African American
9%
Non-resident alien
8%
Race/ethnicity unknown
7%
Two or more races
5%
Asian
3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Margaret Pemberton Scholarship

Applicant to this scholarship has to be a graduating high school senior in District of Columbia who has been accepted into an accredited National League for Nursing baccalaureate [...]


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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and District of Columbia state board of nursing
Catholic University of America
620 Michigan Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20064
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