The Catholic University of America
620 Michigan Avenue- NE
Washington, District of Columbia 20064
|Level||Four or more years|
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|Total 2019 Full-Time Undergraduate Enrollment||3,332|
|Total 2019 Full-Time First-Year Enrollment||819|
|Total 2019 Total Enrollment||5,771|
|Middle 50% Range of HS GPA for Freshmen||3.17-3.74 unweighted, 4.0 scale|
|Middle 50% Range of ACT/SAT for Freshmen||SAT:1150-1340; ACT: 23-29|
|Accept Transfer Students||Yes|
|Middle 50% College GPA for Transfer Students||N/A|
|Total 2019 Full-Time Transfer Student Enrollment||103|
|Catholic Order Affiliation||The National University of the Catholic Church in America; the only institution in the US with a Papal Charter|
|3 Most Popular Majors||Politics, Psychology, Nursing|
|Unique Academic Programs||Architecture; 5-year Architecture/Civil Engineering; Musical Theatre; Spanish for International Service; Intelligence Studies (certificate); Video Production and Digital Storytelling (certificate)|
- The Catholic University of America is unique as the national university of the Catholic Church and as the only higher education institution founded by the U.S. bishops. Established in 1887 as a papally chartered graduate and research center, the University began offering undergraduate education in 1904.
- Catholic University has a 176-acre residential campus in Washington, DC; with our own Metro stop assuring students access to internships and the array of cultural and social opportunities available in such an interesting city.
- The Center for Global Education serves as the hub for international education opportunities. Nearly 40% of undergraduates will participate in an international experience, with locations available around the world. The Rome Center, just over a mile from the Vatican, serves as the largest single destination for our students.