Arlington Colleges and Universities

If you want a college town that offers a bit of history, you're in luck. Arlington, Virginia is a populous and diverse city that sits across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. Arlington is associated with well-known American landmarks such as Arlington National Cemetery and the Pentagon. Arlington is also a business hub and residential enclave with over 200 acres of public parks. Transportation via the Metrorail allows easy access to Washington, D.C. with all of its historic sites and museums.

There are eleven Arlington colleges and universities, including George Washington University, George Mason University, and Marymount University. Students at Arlington colleges and universities can take advantage of the city's numerous performing and visual arts events and community services. With Washington, D.C. just a few minutes away, students can access the Metro for some time in the nation's capital, or elect to enjoy Arlington's dining, shopping, and entertainment establishments. Due to their location, many of Arlington's colleges and universities carry specialized programs in political science, international relations, and law.



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Cultural Diversity in Arlington

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Large Schools


The University of Texas at Arlington


Medium Schools


Strayer University-Virginia


Small Schools


Arlington Baptist College
Marymount University
Iverson Business School
Graham Webb International Academy of Hair
Arlington Medical Institute
American Broadcasting School-Arlington
Institute for the Psychological Sciences
CCI Training Center-Arlington
Regency Beauty Institute-Arlington
ITT Technical Institute-Arlington
Ogle School Hair Skin Nails-Arlington
Argosy University-Washington DC
University of Management and Technology
The Art Institute of Washington
Everest College-Arlington
Westwood College-Arlington Ballston
Kaplan College-Arlington
Chamberlain College of Nursing-Virginia
Paul Mitchell the School-Arlington
Court Reporting Institute of Arlington
DeVry University-Virginia
DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management-Virginia
DeVry University-Virginia
Everest College-Arlington



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