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American University

American University, Washington D.C. United States
    • QS World University Rankings
      651-700
    • StatusPrivate
    • Research OutputHigh
    • Student/Faculty Ratio11
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students1,305
    • SizeM
    • Total Faculty1,091

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    + 36 others shortlisted this university

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    Please be sure to peruse the Undergraduate Studies website to find about our unique General Education program for all American University undergraduates. Explore innovative and challenging living and learning programs in our AU Honors Program, Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars Program, Community-Based Research Scholars Program, AU Scholars Program, and in first-year communities in University College. Discover opportunities for international educational experiences in over 130 programs through AU Abroad. Learn how to develop career goals, decision-making skills, and internship and job search strategies at the Career Center. Be sure to explore the resources offered by the Office of Merit Awards to identify competitive scholarship opportunities. Our vision for all undergraduates is to embrace the value of research, professional, and creative productivity. In that spirit, we embed opportunities to develop innovative thinking in our undergraduate programs. Whatever your major, American University will help you step outside the classroom to offer your gifts to a broader world. Start by talking to professors who share your interests. They will help steer you toward a great project and toward funding for it. The following list of undergraduate academic competitions, research and funding opportunities is by no means exhaustive!

    About

    Please be sure to peruse the Undergraduate Studies website to find about our unique General Education program for all American University undergraduates. Explore innovative and challenging living and learning programs in our AU Honors Program, Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars Program, Community-Based Research Scholars Program, AU Scholars Program, and in first-year communities in University College. Discover opportunities for international educational experiences in over 130 programs through AU Abroad. Learn how to develop career goals, decision-making skills, and internship and job search strategies at the Career Center. Be sure to explore the resources offered by the Office of Merit Awards to identify competitive scholarship opportunities. Our vision for all undergraduates is to embrace the value of research, professional, and creative productivity. In that spirit, we embed opportunities to develop innovative thinking in our undergraduate programs. Whatever your major, American University will help you step outside the classroom to offer your gifts to a broader world. Start by talking to professors who share your interests. They will help steer you toward a great project and toward funding for it. The following list of undergraduate academic competitions, research and funding opportunities is by no means exhaustive!

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    University highlights

    American University is one of the top Private universities in Washington D.C., United States. It is ranked #651-700 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #601+
    • 2014
      #471-480
    • 2015
      #431-440
    • 2016
      #=373
    • 2017
      #384
    • 2018
      #471-480
    • 2019
      #541-550
    • 2020
      #601-650
    • 2021
      #651-700
    • 2022
      #651-700

    Ranking criteria

    15.9
    Academic Reputation
    5.2
    Citations per Faculty
    28.9
    Employer Reputation
    34.6
    Faculty Student Ratio
    1.4
    International Faculty Ratio
    18.2
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    11,660

    37%
    63%

    International students
    1,305

    51%
    49%

    Total faculty staff
    1,091

    25
    1066

    Total students
    11,660

    37%
    63%

    International students
    1,305

    51%
    49%

    Total faculty staff
    1,091

    1066
    25

    Scholarships

    Yes
    The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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