Potomac, University of the

Washington, DC

Potomac, University of the

Washington, DC

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Tuition & Fees

Not Reported

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

63%

male

37%

female

5

students

1

faculty

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Not Selective

95%

acceptance rate

Accepted 109
Declined 5
Total Received 114
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Private

109

undergraduate students

167

graduate students

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School Facts

University of the Potomac, founded in 1991, is a private, coeducational institution. Campuses are located in Washington DC, Northern Virginia, and online.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 276
Established in 1991
Coeducational Coeducational

Urban campus in Washington, DC (population: 702,455). Served by air, bus, and train.

  • Campus Setting: Major city
  • Metropolitan area: Washington DC; Tysons, VA
  • Nearest airport: Reagan National

Potomac, University of the
1401 H Street, N.W., Suite 100
Washington, DC
20005

Top Events

  • Student Government Association Elections
  • Annual SGA and alumni cookout and Career Fair
  • Rock the Vote
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Campus Security

  • Late-night transport/escort service

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions no

Not Selective

95%

acceptance rate

Accepted 109
Declined 5
Total Received 114

Admissions Factors

Considered

interview

Not Considered

application essay
academic GPA
class rank
recommendation(s)
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 10
Accepts International Baccalaureate yes
Offers English as a second language no

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
Business Administration and Management, General
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management
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Programs Offered

  • Distance learning
  • Honors college
  • Part time undergraduate degrees

276

total students

40%

in-state

60%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

39%

109
students

Female
37%
40

Male
63%
69

61%

167
students

Female
28%
46

Male
72%
121

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

100%

109
students

Female
37%
40

Male
63%
69

Not reported

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 67%

Student Break-down

34%
Nonresident aliens
43%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Hispanic/Latino
15%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
< 1%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

12

Transfer students enrolled

4%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment yes
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests yes
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit yes
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Noncompetitive

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Counseling services

  • Military

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Career Library
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

Not Reported

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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