District Of Columbia Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2016

How much does it cost to attend college in District Of Columbia?   The average annual in-state college tuition in District Of Columbia was $27,267 for the 2016-2017 academic year. This is $13,681 higher than the U.S. average and ranks District Of Columbia amongst the costliest as the 2nd most expensive and 51st most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of $27,267 from the 2015-2016 average of $0 and represents a ?% annual increase. The list of District Of Columbia colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 11 colleges and universities in District Of Columbia, the most popular being George Washington University with 17,689 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $51,875. George Washington University is the most expensive in District Of Columbia with an in-state tuition of $51,875.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. District Of Columbia colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in District Of Columbia or cheap District Of Columbia colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2016-2017 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Explore District Of Columbia Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
American University  Best Value
Washington, 10,461 Students
$44,046 90 62
Catholic University of America
Washington, 4,495 Students
$41,800 n/a n/a
Corcoran College of Art and Design
Washington, 471 Students
$30,930 n/a n/a
Gallaudet University
Washington, 1,254 Students
$15,552 34 59
George Washington University  Best Value
Washington, 17,689 Students
$51,875 90 63
Georgetown University  Best Value
Washington, 14,723 Students
$49,968 98 73
Howard University
Washington, 9,026 Students
$23,419 76 70
Potomac College Washington
Washington, 155 Students
$12,984 n/a n/a
Trinity Washington University
Washington, 1,136 Students
$22,840 n/a n/a
University of Phoenix Washington DC Campus
Washington, 185 Students
$9,840 n/a n/a
University of the District of Columbia
Washington, 2,151 Students
$4,752 n/a n/a