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American University

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American University was named the most politically active school in the nation, but undergrads here aren’t all majoring in international relations and political science.
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  • Full name: American University
  • Location: Washington
  • Founded: 1893
  • Tuition: $40,649
  • Setting: Urban
  • Public/Private: Private
  • Selectivity: More Selective
  • % Applications Admitted: 44%
  • Undergraduates: 7,340
  • Graduates: 5,478
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