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Kogod School of Business, American University Washington DC

American University is known for its distinctive character – as a place where students learn from leaders in their fields and are engaged in active citizenship. Our Washington, D.C. location serves as a laboratory for learning through work, internships, and other forms of experiential education. 



American University is home to the Kogod School of Business, where we use business as a force for meaningful change. Our students feel empowered to use the knowledge, skills, and experience that a Kogod education provides to make a difference in their communities. Our graduates continue on as professional leaders in the corporate, non-profit, government, and social service organizations. 

Kogod provides a diverse and inclusive environment, much like you will encounter in the global business world. Students work alongside professors and peers to further understand the complexities of business. Our programs are centered around experiential and applied learning because we know the best way to learn is through practice. Turn your aspirations into outcomes with the support of our impassioned faculty and staff!

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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Kogod is the oldest accredited business school in Washington, DC by the Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). This represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. We are also very proud to be the largest higher education institution to achieve carbon neutrality.  

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