University of the Potomac – Washington DC Campus

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Founded in 1991, the University of the Potomac is a four-year higher education institution located in Washington D.C. that offers career-oriented certificates and associate’s, bachelor’s and graduate degree programs in an array of academic fields and professional disciplines including business, information technology, accounting, international business, digital forensics, and government contract management. In addition to its main campus in D.C. the school also has a campus in Vienna, Virginia. Potomac College is fully accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

General Information

4000 Chesapeake St NW, Washington, DC 20016

Main Phone:(202) 686-0876
Web Address:www.potomac.edu
Type of Institution:Private for-profit 4-year
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate’s degree
BA/BS’s degree
Campus setting:City: Large
On-campus housing:No
Student Population:640 (640 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $16,020 $16,020 $16,020 $10,730 -33.02%
Books and Supplies $800 $960 $960 $1,200 +25.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
In-state with Family $16,820 $16,980 $16,980 $11,930 -29.74%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 2 40%
Grant or scholarship aid 2 40% $10,364 $5,182
• Federal grants 2 40% $10,364 $5,182
• Pell grants 2 40% $9,464 $4,732
• Other federal grants 1 20% $900 $900
Local and state government scholarships or grants 0 0% $0
Institutional scholarships or grants 0 0% $0
Student loan financial aid 2 40% $19,000 $9,500
• Federal student loans 2 40% $19,000 $9,500
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor Associate CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 42 35 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 31 26 1
Accounting 2 6
Business Administration and Management, General 26 16
International Business/trade/commerce 1
Management Information Systems and Services, Other 3
Purchasing, Procurement/acquisitions and Contracts Management 3 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 9
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance 9
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences, General 11
Health/health Care Administration/management 11
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.


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