College Costs in District Of Columbia

The 2022 Directory of District Of Columbia Colleges and Prices

District Of Columbia Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend college in District Of Columbia?   The average annual in-state college tuition in District Of Columbia was $30,426 for the 2020-2021 academic year. This is $15,505 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 ($1,552) from the 2019-2020 average of $31,978 and represents a -4.85% annual decline. 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 17,502 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $58,550. George Washington University is the most expensive in District Of Columbia with an in-state tuition of $58,550.

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.

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All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Explore District Of Columbia Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
American University

Washington, District Of Columbia

$50,542 82 71
Catholic University of America

Washington, District Of Columbia

$48,600 NA NA
Corcoran College of Art and Design

Washington, District Of Columbia

$30,930 NA NA
Gallaudet University

Washington, District Of Columbia

$16,512 50 73
George Washington University

Washington, District Of Columbia

$58,550 83 76
Georgetown University

Washington, District Of Columbia

$57,384 94 95
Howard University

Washington, District Of Columbia

$26,464 67 82
Potomac College Washington

Washington, District Of Columbia

$5,760 NA NA
Trinity Washington University

Washington, District Of Columbia

$24,700 NA NA
University of Phoenix Washington DC Campus

Washington, District Of Columbia

$9,960 NA NA
University of the District of Columbia

Washington, District Of Columbia

$5,292 NA NA