Catholic University of America Graduate Schools

Catholic University of America (referred to as Catholic University of America) is a Private, 4 years school located in Washington, DC. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Catholic University of America is $48,640 in average. The school has 2,624 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,956 including undergraduate students.

Catholic University of America Graduate School Overview

Catholic University of America (referred to as Catholic University of America) is a Private, 4 years school located in Washington, DC. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Catholic University of America is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (7/1/1921 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Catholic University of AmericaDirectory Information
School NameCatholic University of America (referred to as Catholic University of America)
Address620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20064
Phone202-319-5000
Webhttps://www.catholic.edu
Online Applicationhttps://applyonline.cua.edu
Financial Infohttps://www.catholic.edu/admission/undergraduate/first-year-students/financial-aid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Catholic University of America is $48,640 in average. The school has 2,624 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,956 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 136 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 9 programs are available online classes.
Catholic University of America Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$48,640
Student Population2,624
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs136 graduate programs
(9 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio7 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Catholic University of America is $48,640 in average for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $1,910. Catholic University of America offers the alternative tuition plans.
Catholic University of America 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$48,000
Required Fees$640
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$1,910
Catholic University of America offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On Catholic University of America campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Catholic University of America
Distance Learning (Online Classes)9 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

Catholic University of America 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Catholic University of America is $48,640. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.93% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Catholic University of America
TuitionFees
2015-2016$41,400$400
2016-2017$42,850$600
2017-2018$44,400$620
2018-2019$46,180$620
2019-2020$48,000$640
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $18,410 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Catholic University of America. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.75% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $18,410. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.75% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Catholic University of America
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$13,356$3,268$13,356$3,268
2016-2017$13,820$3,268$13,820$3,268
2017-2018$14,316$3,268$14,316$3,268
2018-2019$14,650$3,268$14,650$3,268
2019-2020$15,260$3,150$15,260$3,150
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,910 at Catholic University of America. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.80% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Catholic University of America
Tuition
2015-2016$1,650
2016-2017$1,710
2017-2018$1,770
2018-2019$1,840
2019-2020$1,910
The law school tuition at Catholic University of America is $52,220 for academic year 2019-2020. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Catholic University of America.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Catholic University of America
TuitionFees
Law$51,400$820

Graduate Programs at Catholic University of America

Catholic University of America offers 137 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 812 students have completed their study at Catholic University of America.
Offered Degrees at Catholic University of America
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree808599
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship453110
Doctor's degree - other1097
Post Bachelor's Degree700
Post Master's Degree406
Total13711812

Catholic University of America offers 137 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 812 students have completed their studies.
  • 599 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 97 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 6 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 24 completers-
Architecture24-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology0-
Computer Science5-
Education [+] 15 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction0-
Special Education and Teaching6-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching8-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education0-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
Music Teacher Education1-
Social Studies Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 43 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering10-
Civil Engineering13-
Transportation and Highway Engineering2-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering5-
Materials Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering13-
Engineering Technology [+] 17 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management17-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 8 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics6-
Hebrew Language and Literature0-
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics0-
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (other)2-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics0-
Latin Language and Literature0-
Legal Studies [+] 3 completers-
Law0-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies3-
English Language And Literature [+] 5 completers-
English Language and Literature5-
Library Science [+] 26 completers-
Library and Information Science26-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences1-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology1-
Biotechnology7-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 4 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Medieval and Renaissance Studies3-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 14 completers-
Philosophy14-
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 65 completers-
0-
Bible/Biblical Studies2-
Religious Education2-
Theology/Theological Studies19$49,600
Divinity/Ministry21-
Theology and Religious Vocations (other)21-
Physical Sciences [+] 18 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry (other)0-
Physics12-
Materials Science6-
Psychology [+] 16 completers-
Psychology16-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 166 completers-
0-
Social Work166-
Social Sciences [+] 31 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology0-
Development Economics and International Development17-
International Relations and Affairs0-
Political Science and Government11-
American Government and Politics (United States1-
Sociology2-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 22 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts2-
Playwriting and Screenwriting2-
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism1-
Acting5-
Directing and Theatrical Production1-
Music1-
Music History, Literature, and Theory0-
Music Theory and Composition1-
Conducting1-
Keyboard Instruments4-
Voice and Opera2-
Stringed Instruments2-
Music Pedagogy0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (12 completers) 28 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse5$93,400
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing3-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing5-
Nursing Science15-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] (2 completers) 73 completers$51,700
Business/Commerce19$51,700
Business Administration and Management29-
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management1-
Organizational Leadership4-
Accounting10-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration10$67,100
Management Science0-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
American History (United States)0-
European History0-
Total599
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Computer Science4-
Education [+] 5 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration5-
Chemistry Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 10 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering5-
Civil Engineering2-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering2-
Mechanical Engineering1-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics0-
Hebrew Language and Literature0-
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics0-
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (other)0-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics0-
English Language And Literature [+] 4 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology2-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Medieval and Renaissance Studies1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 9 completers-
Philosophy9-
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 31 completers-
0-
Bible/Biblical Studies2-
Religious Education0-
Theology/Theological Studies0-
Divinity/Ministry0-
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries (other)3-
Theology and Religious Vocations (other)26$52,900
Physical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Physics3-
Psychology [+] 9 completers-
Psychology0-
Experimental Psychology1-
Clinical Psychology6-
Educational Psychology2-
Human Services [+] 5 completers-
0-
Social Work5-
Social Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology0-
Political Science and Government6-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 10 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music0-
Music History, Literature, and Theory1-
Music Theory and Composition0-
Conducting0-
Keyboard Instruments2-
Voice and Opera3-
Stringed Instruments2-
Music Pedagogy2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (6 completers) 7 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse3-
Nursing Science1-
Nursing Practice3-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total110
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 0 completers-
Total97
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Transportation and Highway Engineering0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics0-
English Language And Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies (other)0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Medieval and Renaissance Studies0-
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 0 completers-
0-
Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Pedagogy0-
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse6-
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Total6

Graduate Student Population at Catholic University of America

For academic year 2019-2020, total 2,624 students enrolled into Catholic University of America graduate schools where it has total 5,956 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,059 full-time and 1,565 part-time students. By gender, 1,140 male and 1,484 female students are attending Catholic University of America graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Catholic University of America.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Catholic University of America
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,6241,1401,484
Full-time1,059507552
Part-tme1,565633932
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Catholic University of America.
There are 1,314 White (50.08%), 305 Black/African American (11.62%), 177 Hispanic (6.75%), 85 Asian (3.24%), and 743 students with other races. 363 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Catholic University of America
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,6241,1401,484
American Indian/Native American422
Asian854639
Black/African American30581224
Hispanic17777100
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander110
White1,314560754
Two More1566888
Un-Known219111108
Non-resident Alien363194169
Catholic University of America offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 406 graduate students (15.47% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 236 graduate students (8.99% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Catholic University of America.
Distance Learning Student Population at Catholic University of America
Number of Students
Total2,624
Enrolled Online Exclusively406
Enrolled Some Online Courses236
Not in Online Courses1,982

Similar Schools to Catholic University of America

Compare similar schools to Catholic University of America with admission, tuition, and more academic facts.

American University (American) is a Private, 4 years school located in Washington, DC. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $31,113 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 6,024 and it offers total 114 graduate programs(9 online programs).
University of the District of Columbia (the District of Columbia) is a Public, 4 years school located in Washington, DC. University of the District of Columbia is a historically black school.The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $9,860 for District of Columbia residents and $18,176 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 377 and it offers total 17 graduate programs.
Gallaudet University (Gallaudet) is a Private, 4 years school located in Washington, DC. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $18,166 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 419 and it offers total 31 graduate programs(4 online programs).
George Washington University (GWU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Washington, DC. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $31,824 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 15,626 and it offers total 337 graduate programs(84 online programs).
Howard University (HU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Washington, DC. Howard University is a historically black school.The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $33,249 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 2,896 and it offers total 145 graduate programs(1 online programs).
Strayer University-District of Columbia (Strayer University-District of Columbia) is a Private, 4 years school located in Washington, DC. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $15,135 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 208 and it offers total 11 graduate programs(11 online programs).
Trinity Washington University (Trinity Washington) is a Private, 4 years school located in Washington, DC. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $14,310 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 392 and it offers total 17 graduate programs.

District of Columbia Best Graduate Schools

Check out the best graduate programs in District of Columbia and compare them to get right decision.

georgetown-university

Georgetown UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWashington, DC

george-washington-university

George Washington UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWashington, DC

american-university

American UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWashington, DC

gallaudet-university

Gallaudet UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWashington, DC

howard-university

Howard UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWashington, DC

catholic-university-of-america

Catholic University of AmericaPrivate, 4 yearsWashington, DC

Data Source: