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American University


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American University
4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016-8001
General Information202-885-1000
TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Awards OfferedLess than one year certificate, Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Doctor's degree - research/scholarship, Master's degree, Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus SettingCity, Large
Campus HousingYes
Student Population 12,795 (7,070 undergraduate)
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13 to 1

Mission Statement
Special Learning Opportunities Religious Affiliation
ROTC (Army, Air Force)
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Teacher certification
United Methodist
Student Services Undergraduates registered as students with disabilities
Remedial service
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted  
Dual credit
Advanced placement credits
Faculty and Graduate Assistants Full-timePart-time
Total Faculty 635549
Instructional 626549
Research and Public Service 90
Total Graduate Assistants -405
Instructional -405
Research and Public Service -0