University of the District of Columbia

Chartered in 1974, the University of the District of Columbia (UDC) is a historically black, public university located in Washington, D.C. It offers a range of undergraduate and graduate academic degree programs through the following college and schools: College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business and Public Administration, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and the UDC David A. Clarke School of Law.

The University of the District of Columbia is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The UDC Associate in Applied Science Degree in Nursing and Bachelors Degree in Science in Nursing programs are approved by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing and accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC).

The DPD Program at the University of the District of Columbia is accredited from the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetic Education (CADE), The American Dietetic Association.

The School of Business and Public Administration is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and is also a member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) offers a number of professional bachelors and masters degrees in three departments: the Department of Computer Science and Information Technology; the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering.

The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) offers a wide range of programs in education, languages, sciences, social sciences and the visual and performing arts.

University of the District of Columbia is ranked 3646th globally in the 4icu.org world university ranking 2010.

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