American University

4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016-8001

School Details

American University seeks to create meaningful change in the world. With highly ranked schools and colleges and internationally recognized faculty, AU offers a balance between class time and career-advancing experience in Washington, D.C., and beyond. Its students, among the country’s most politically active, distinguish themselves for their service, leadership, and ability to rethink global and domestic challenges and opportunities.

American University offers an expanding number of online programs and classes to help students reach professional and educational goals. Online classes retain the rigorous academic standards and high quality of instruction expected in all AU courses while offering the convenience and flexibility of online learning. AU's unique online graduate programs are designed to fit the schedules of working professionals seeking the advanced knowledge and skills needed in today's competitive world. Although AU does offer undergraduate online courses, they do not offer undergraduate online degrees.

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


School Overview:

  • Sector Of Institution:
    Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
    United Methodist
  • Highest Level Of Offering:
    Doctor's degree
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