Guide to Washington DC Colleges and Universities
Academic Programs, Online Courses, Degrees, Adult Learning Classes
This page contains a list of the Washington DC colleges and universities. It provides a link and a brief summary of the academic programs and degrees available at each DC college or university. Earn an associates, bachelors, masters degree or get your PHD. Find online courses, distance learning, evening classes, accelerated professional programs, adult learning, undergraduate, graduate and other programs. Learn the benefits of getting your degree from a college or university in Washington DC.
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American University is located at the intersection of Massachusetts and Nebraska Avenues, NW. The university offers study abroad, continuing education classes, online courses, undergraduate and graduate programs. Programs of study include art, business, the sciences, law and public affairs.
Catholic University of America is located at 4th Street, NE. The university offers certification, continuing education classes, undergraduate and graduate programs. Earn a certificate, baccalaureate or master degree. Areas of study include architecture and planning, arts and sciences, canon law, engineering, law, library and information science, music, nursing, philosophy, professional studies, social service, and theology and religious studies.
Corcoran College of Art & Design is located at the intersection of New York Avenue and Seventeenth Street, near the White House. The college offers continuing education classes, undergraduate, graduate and doctorate programs. Earn a certificate, associates (AFA), bachelors (BFA), masters (MAT) or PhD degree. Areas of study include Digital Media Design, Fine Art, Graphic Design, and Photography.
Dominican House of Studies is a Catholic school located at Michigan Avenue. The college offers undergraduate and graduate programs. Earn a bachelors (STB, STL, S.T.D.) and masters degrees (M.div, MA) in ecclesiastical degrees. Areas of study include theology, Latin, church history, preaching, canon law, scripture and other Christian studies.
Gallaudet University is located at Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon in Washington, D.C. The university offers study abroad, online courses, undergraduate and graduate programs. Areas of study include graphic design, theater, studio art, accounting, history, business, chemistry, biology, information technology (IT) and other studies.
George Washington University is located in the Foggy Bottom area and Northwest Washington DC. The university offers study abroad, distance learning, online courses, certification, undergraduate, graduate and doctorate programs. Earn a bachelors, masters (ex. MA, MFA) or doctoral degree (PHD). Areas of study include art therapy, anthropology, forensic science, dance, biochemistry, history, interior design and other studies.
Georgetown University is located at 37th and O Streets, N.W and overlooks the Potomac River. Established in 1789, Georgetown is the nationís oldest Catholic and Jesuit university. It has a medical and law school. Areas of study include business, economics, government policies, politics, liberal arts, sciences and other studies.
Howard University is located at 2400 Sixth Street, NW. The university offers undergraduate and graduate programs. It was originally established as a theological seminary for the education of African-American clergymen in 1866 but today offers much more. Areas of study include art history, studio art, army (ROTC), biology, dentistry, business, design, education, sciences, medicine, law, social work, pharmacy and other studies.
Joint Military Intelligence College is located at Boiling AFB. The college offers undergraduate and graduate programs. Study programs prepare students to be conversant with strategic intelligence demands, to understand how the executive branch coordinates intelligence policy in the context of national security planning
National Defense University is located at Ft. McNair in southwest Washington DC. The university is an accredited graduate-level university. Areas of study include Strategic Security, International Counterterrorism Fellows, Homeland Defense, Homeland Security Science and Technology and other related studies.
Southeastern University is a Christian college. The university offers adult learning classes, online courses, study abroad, undergraduate and graduate programs. Earn a baccalaureate and master's degree. Areas of study include Christian ministries, religion, the sciences, teaching education, business and legal studies.
Strayer University is located at 1133 15th Street NW. The college offers online degrees, undergraduate and graduate programs. Earn a certification, an associates, a bachelors or masters degree. Areas of study include accounting, business, criminal justice, health services, information systems, pubic administration and human resources management.
Trinity University is located at 125 Michigan Ave. NE. The university offers undergraduate and graduate programs. Earn a bachelors (ex. BA, BS) or Masters degree (ex. MBA, MA, MSA, MAT, M.ED). Areas of study include business administration, nursing (RN, BSN), criminal justice (BS), economics, history, pre law, pre med, pre vet and other studies.
University of the District of Columbia is located at 4200 Connecticut Ave NW. The college offers undergraduate and graduate degrees. Earn a Baccalaureate (ex. BA, BS, BFA, BSN) or a masters degree (ex. MSAS, MST, MAT). Areas of study include Nursing (BSN), Arts, Science, Business and Public Administration, Engineering, Applied Sciences, Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Studies.
Washington Theological Union is a Roman Catholic graduate school of theology and ministry located at 6896 Laurel Street, NW. The college offers continuing education classes, distance learning, certification, masters and doctoral degrees. Areas of study include Christian spirituality, theology, pastoral counseling and other related studies.
Wesley Theological Seminary located at 4500 Massachusetts Ave NW and is adjacent to American University on Massachusetts Avenue NW. The Seminary offers distance learning, graduate and doctoral programs. Programs of study include Christian studies.