Catholic University of America

Washington, D. C., Washington, D.C., United States
The Catholic University of America was founded in 1887 by the U.S. Catholic bishops with the support of Pope Leo XIII to be the national university of the Catholic Church in the United States. Originally established as a graduate research center, the University began offering undergraduate programs in 1904 and today is home to 12 schools and 21 research facilities. An accredited and respected member of the American academic community, The Catholic University of America continues to build on its origins to promote the advancement of knowledge in the light of our Christian faith in order to create a successful future for its students.

About

History

The Catholic University of America was founded in 1887 by the U.S. Catholic bishops with the support of Pope Leo XIII to be the national university of the Catholic Church in the United States.

Education

Catholic University has created a welcoming and collaborative learning environment where faculty members offer students guidance and support, preparing them for success in their coursework as well as in other aspects of their lives. While the shared Catholic identity is an essential, binding element of the CUA community, we accept and embrace members of other faiths as well.

Research

As the national university of the Catholic Church in the United States, founded and sponsored by the bishops of the country with the approval of the Holy See, The Catholic University of America is committed to being a comprehensive Catholic and American institution of higher learning, faithful to the teachings of Jesus Christ as handed on by the Church.

Dedicated to advancing the dialogue between faith and reason, The Catholic University of America seeks to discover and impart the truth through excellence in teaching and research, all in service to the Church, the nation, and the world.

Career

As a military-friendly school, The Catholic University of America provides varying options for service men and women working toward an online graduate degree.

  • Exclusive Tuition Discount Active-duty service members, guardsmen, reservists, and veterans are eligible to receive special tuition savings.
  • Uninterrupted Study You wont have to put your studies or career advancement on hold for a military assignment or transfer.
  • Unmatched Convenience With 24/7 online access, you can watch lectures, complete projects and exams on your schedule, from anywhere around the globe.
  • Fluid Matriculation - If you have a temporary duty assignment, you may exit and re-enter your degree program without penalty.

Master's Programmes

Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Journalism & Media (1)

Services

Student services

Catholic University has created a welcoming and collaborative learning environment where faculty members offer students guidance and support, preparing them for success in their coursework as well as in other aspects of their lives. While the shared Catholic identity is an essential, binding element of the CUA community, we accept and embrace members of other faiths as well.

Accreditation

The Catholic University of America is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

Washington, D. C., Washington, D.C., United States