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Agriculture and Natural Resources

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies

Arts & Humanities

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Creative Writing
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
Ethics
Film, Cinema, Video, Movie Studies
Fine and Studio Arts Management
Fine/Studio Arts
French Language and Literature
General Literature
General Music
German Language and Literature
History
Language Interpretation and Translation
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Music History, Literature, and Theory
Philosophy
Religion/Religious Studies
Russian Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature

Business

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Accounting
Business Administration and Management
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Finance
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Marketing/Marketing Management
Other Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Real Estate
Taxation

Communication & Media

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Animation, Interactive Media, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Film/Video & Cinematography
Graphic Design
Intermedia/Multimedia
International and Intercultural Communication
Journalism
Mass Communication/ Media Studies
Other Communication and Media Studies

Education

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Curriculum and Instruction
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities
Elementary Education and Teaching
International and Comparative Education
Secondary Education
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Family and Consumer Science Professions

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies

Fitness, Recreation and Leisure Studies

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Health and Physical Education
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Health & Medical Services

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies

Interdisciplinary Studies

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Other Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution

Legal Professions

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
American / US Law, Legal Studies and Jurisprudence (LLM, MCJ, JSD, SJD)
International Law and Legal Studies (LLM, JSD, SJD)
Other Legal Professions and Studies

Life Science

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography

Mathematics and Statistics

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Applied Mathematics
Financial Mathematics
Mathematics
Other Statistics
Statistics

Natural Sciences

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Acoustics
Chemistry
Physics

Security and Protective Service Careers

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Social Sciences

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Anthropology
Asian Studies/Civilization
Economics
European Studies/Civilization
French Studies
German Studies
International Economics
International Relations and Affairs
Latin American Studies
Learning Theory and Experimental Psychology
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
Other Economics
Other Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender and Group Studies
Other Political Science and Government
Other Social Sciences
Personality Psychology
Political Science and Government
Psychology
Russian Studies
Social Sciences
Sociology
Women's Studies

Social Work

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Other Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration
Public Policy Analysis

Technology

Major Certificate Program Associates Bachelors Masters
Computer Science

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AU Ratings & Reviews

Overall Rating for Academics:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave American University 4 stars in Academics.

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Student Ratings

Academics Rating

The classes tend to be productive. Professors are some what helpful but not all the time and the students are very cooperative. Some of the classes that you are required to take are not very relevant to your field of study despite being a graduation requirement.

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AU Academic Details

Academic Calendar Average Freshman GPA Retention Rate Minimum GPA to Graduate
Semester
3.30
90%
2.00
Carnegie Class Orientation Month(s)
Doctoral/Research Universities
Orientation for new students held in June, July, August, and January.

Specialty Study Options

  • Double Majors
  • Independent Study
  • Accelerated Study
  • Honors Program
  • Internships
  • Weekend College
  • Certificate Programs

Domestic Off-Campus Semester-Away Programs

  • Washington Semester (American University)

Pre-Professional Programs

  • Pre-Law
  • Pre-Medicine

Class Sizes at American University

  • Fewer than 20 Students: 43%
  • 50 - 100 Students: 2%
  • 20 - 49 Students: 54%
  • 100+ Students: 1%
]]> Fewer than 20 Students 50 - 100 Students 20 - 49 Students 100+ Students
43%
2%
54%
1%

Faculty Ethnic Diversity

  • Caucasian: 70
  • Unknown and Other: 12
  • Asian: 7
  • African American: 6
  • Latino: 4
]]> Caucasian Unknown and Other Asian African American Latino
70
12
7
6
4

Faculty at American University

Total Faculty Student-to-Faculty Ratio Full-Time Professors Male Faculty Part-Time Professors Women Faculty
1,283
12
2,360
715
877
568

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