Catholic University of America

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Catholic University of America Review

Washington, DC, 620 Michigan Avenue, NE
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Career Preparation B+
Students and Culture B+
Facilities A
Activities and Groups B
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Catholic University of America is a medium sized, private, four-year university enrolling 6,521 students and offering 211 degrees in Washington, DC.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Catholic University of America.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Human and Social Sciences
653 recent grads, 5 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American Government and Politics (United States)
1
Ancient/classical Greek Language and Literature
0
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
0
0
Anthropology
3
2
0
Bible/biblical Studies
3
2
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
0
2
0
1
Clinical Psychology
7
Divinity/ministry
37
0
Educational Psychology
0
Experimental Psychology
7
History
23
0
1
Human Services
5
International Relations and Affairs
0
Library and Information Science
70
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
1
0
0
1
Middle/near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
3
2
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
0
1
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries
1
Philosophy
33
10
5
Political Science
92
13
3
Pre-Theology/pre-Ministerial Studies
0
Psychology
78
18
0
Religion/religious Studies
18
Religious Education
1
3
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
0
Social Sciences
2
Social Work
18
106
9
Sociology
18
2
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism
2
Theology and Religious Vocations
29
20
Theology/theological Studies
0
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Engineering
280 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Architecture
68
56
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
19
9
2
Civil Engineering
24
8
1
Computer Engineering
0
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
17
5
5
Engineering/industrial Management
28
Environmental Science
1
Materials Engineering
0
Materials Sciences
5
Mechanical Engineering
15
14
1
Transportation and Highway Engineering
1
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Business
248 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
15
7
Business Administration and Management
29
38
1
Commerce
21
Development Economics and International Development
10
Economics
6
Finance
24
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration
0
36
0
International Business
14
International Economics
0
International Finance
4
Management Science
0
0
Marketing/marketing Management
23
Organizational Leadership
12
Purchasing, Procurement/acquisitions and Contracts Management
0
8
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Legal and Law
147 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced Legal Research/studies
5
Law
142
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Education and Liberal Arts
132 recent grads, 5 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American History (United States)
1
Art Studies
0
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
3
Curriculum and Instruction
0
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
6
13
Education
2
0
1
1
Educational Leadership and Administration
0
2
Elementary Education and Teaching
16
English Language and Literature
27
7
3
English/language Arts Teacher Education
1
0
European History
1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
0
French Language and Literature
1
French Language Teacher Education
0
General Studies
17
German Language and Literature
3
German Language Teacher Education
0
Hebrew Language and Literature
0
0
History Teacher Education
6
Latin Language and Literature
0
0
0
Mathematics Teacher Education
2
0
Rhetoric and Composition
0
Secondary Education and Teaching
3
Social Studies Teacher Education
0
0
Spanish Language and Literature
10
2
0
Spanish Language Teacher Education
0
Special Education and Teaching
0
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Art and Design
101 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Acting
10
Conducting
0
0
Directing and Theatrical Production
2
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
8
3
Fine Arts
2
Keyboard Instruments
2
0
2
Music
5
0
1
Music History, Literature, and Theory
0
1
3
Music Pedagogy
9
2
0
0
Music Performance
28
Music Theory and Composition
1
1
1
Playwriting and Screenwriting
2
Stringed Instruments
1
8
Voice and Opera
5
1
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Healthcare
96 recent grads, 5 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Health Nurse/nursing
4
0
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
0
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
2
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences
0
International Public Health/international Health
0
Nursing Science
0
Pediatric Nurse/nursing
0
0
Public Health/community Nurse/nursing
0
Registered Nurse
80
6
0
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Computer Technology
59 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
3
5
1
Information Technology
17
25
8
Management Information Systems
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Mathematics and Science
55 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry
2
Biology
14
4
0
Biotechnology
16
Cellular Biology and Histology
1
1
Chemistry
4
Chemistry
0
Mathematics
1
Physics
2
6
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Communication and Media
31 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Mass Communication
31
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Catholic University of America.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Health Nurse/nursing
Business Administration and Management
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration
Organizational Leadership
Purchasing, Procurement/acquisitions and Contracts Management
Registered Nurse
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Specialized institution accreditations:
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (CUA Counseling Center)
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar Law (LAW) - Professional schools Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
B+ Great
Career Preparation
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Alumni
MSLIS, Class of 2015

Career Center, Events to network

Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Students and Culture
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Alumni
MSLIS, Class of 2015

Variety of ethniticies and age groups

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
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Alumni
MSLIS, Class of 2015

computer labs, libraries, cafeteria, dorms, classrooms, dining halls

Rated January 2016
B Great
Activities and Groups
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