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Catholic University of America

Washington, DC

CUA says, "As the national university of the Catholic Church in the United States, founded and sponsored by the bishops of the country with the approval of the Holy See, The Catholic University of America is committed to being a comprehensive Catholic and American institution of higher learning, faithful to the teachings of Jesus Christ as handed on by the Church." [Source]

Website: http://www.cua.edu/

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2,929
Undergraduate
Enrollment
66%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$52,156
Tuition & Fees
(annually)

11:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
2.4%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

YES

Literature

NO

Foreign Language

YES

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

YES

Science

NO


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Curriculum last evaluated: 6/18/2022

2021-22 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.