American University
Washington, DC
January 15th
Student Ranked #279
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Parchment Member Admission information for students Interested in American University last year

Academic Performance

23
1290
3.5

Top States

  • 11%
  • 11%
  • 8%
  • 7%
  • 6%

Top Majors

  • Political Science & Government, General
  • International/Global Studies
  • Business Administration/Management
  • Accounting & Business/Management
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies

Demographics

62% female
38% male
  • 58% Caucasian
  • 8% Hispanic
  • 7% African-American
  • 5% East Asian
  • 4% South Asian

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Parchment Member Admission information for students Applying to American University last year

Academic Performance

24
1283
3.6

Top States

  • 13%
  • 7%
  • 7%
  • 6%
  • 6%

Top Majors

  • Political Science & Government, General
  • International/Global Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Communications, Journalism, & Related Fields, Other
  • International Law & Legal Studies (LL.M., J.S.D./S.J.D.)

Demographics

67% female
33% male
  • 51% Caucasian
  • 10% Hispanic
  • 7% African-American
  • 7% East Asian
  • 4% Middle-Eastern

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Parchment Member Admission information for students Accepted to American University last year

Academic Performance

25
1299
3.7

Top States

  • 21%
  • 10%
  • 9%
  • 7%
  • 6%

Top Majors

  • International/Global Studies
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Communications, Journalism, & Related Fields, Other
  • International Law & Legal Studies (LL.M., J.S.D./S.J.D.)
  • Economics, General

Demographics

65% female
35% male
  • 54% Caucasian
  • 15% Hispanic
  • 7% African-American
  • 7% East Asian
  • 6% South Asian

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Parchment Member Admission information for students Denied by American University last year

Academic Performance

21
1248
3.3

Top States

  • 25%
  • 9%
  • 6%
  • 6%
  • 6%

Top Majors

  • Political Science & Government, General
  • International/Global Studies
  • American Government & Politics (United States)
  • Education, General
  • Economics, General

Demographics

47% female
53% male
  • 59% Caucasian
  • 16% Hispanic
  • 13% African-American
  • 6% East Asian
  • 3% Middle-Eastern

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Basic Information
American University Official Admissions Statistics 2015 - 2016 Academic Year

Application Deadline

  • Early Decision Deadline: November 15th
  • Regular Decision Deadline: January 15th

Cost

  • Application Fees: $
  • Tuition: $
  • Room and Board: $

Admission Overview

  • Applicants:
  • Admitted:
  • Acceptance Rate: 25.9%
  • Yield Rate: 33.5%

Enrollment

  • Undergraduates:
  • Graduate Students:

Most Popular Degrees

  • Law (LL.B., J.D.)
  • Business Administration/Management
  • Mass Communications/Media Studies
  • International Law & Legal Studies (LL.M., J.S.D./S.J.D.)
  • Economics, General