Finance Schools In Washington DC

Washington DC has 10 accredited finance schools where finance faculty who teach finance classes can find employment. The trends in Washington DC's finance academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in finance includes finance training at the following levels:

  • Finance Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Finance
  • Masters degree in Finance


Schools

  1. American University

    4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20016-8001

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Catholic University of America

    620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20064

    119 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. University of the District of Columbia

    4200 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20008

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Gallaudet University

    800 Florida Ave, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20002-3695

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. George Washington University

    2121 I Street, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20052

    50 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Georgetown University

    37th and O St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20057

    22 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Howard University

    2400 Sixth St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20059-0001

    115 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Strayer University-District of Columbia

    1133 15th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20005

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Trinity Washington University

    125 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20017-1094

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Strayer University-Global Region

    1133 15th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20005

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. National Finance Employment

Washington DC 27,790
National 2,457,330

Approximately 1% of the country's finance professionals work in Washington DC state.

Employment Growth for Finance professionals In Washington DC

24,830 26,730 27,970 27,840 27,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of finance professionals is growing in Washington DC. 2,960 more finance professionals were working in Washington DC in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of finance professionals has grown by 12%. This growth is faster than the change in the number of finance professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of finance professionals has shrunk by 1% from 2006 to 2010.

Finance VS. All Professions salaries in Washington DC

$81,839 $84,587 $88,390 $96,186 $93,666
$54,015 $56,773 $59,398 $60,217 $61,344
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by finance professionals is increasing in Washington DC. Finance professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $81,839 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $93,666 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Washington DC

10th percentile
$49,450
25th percentile
$65,433
50th percentile
$88,242
75th percentile
$113,332
90th percentile
$138,422

This represents a growth in salaries of 13%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Washington DC state, within the field of finance, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid finance professionals earn 180% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Accounting
$58,880
Business
$106,750
Business Administration
$99,853
Business Management
$117,391
Finance
$93,666
International Business
$105,410
Marketing
$101,105
Risk Management
$98,063
Small Business
$124,690

In Washington DC, finance professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Finance programs available for each degree type for all schools in Washington DC

associate
0
bachelor
8
master
7
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total17

As the number of finance professionals is increasing in Washington DC state, the number of students graduating from the 10 accredited finance schools in Washington DC state is also increasing. In Washington DC, there were 23 graduates in 2006. And there were 596 graduates from finance courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of finance school degree or certificate graduates in Washington DC by 2491%. Most of these graduates, or 47%, earned an bachelor's degree in finance.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Washington DC

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