George Washington University

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Private not-for-profit 

Admissions Office Phone

(202) 994-1000 

Admissions Office Address

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

Admissions Website

http://www.gwu.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Recommended

Secondary school rank required

Recommended

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Required

Recommendation required

Required

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Neither required nor recommended

Admission test score required

Required

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Neither required nor recommended

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Required

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Doctorate
Masters
Bachelors
Associates
Certificate

Number of Programs Offered

159

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Accounting

Accounting

Acting

Acting
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology

Advertising

Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
Public Relations/Image Management

Allied Health

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
Athletic Training/Trainer
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Blood Bank Technology Specialist
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Hematology Technology/Technician
Physician Assistant

Architecture

Landscape Architecture

Art

Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/Art Studies, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Interior Design

Biochemistry

Biochemistry

Biology

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biotechnology
Evolutionary Biology
Oncology and Cancer Biology

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Sciences, General
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Business

Accounting
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
Business/Commerce, General
Finance, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Project Management
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
International Policy Analysis
International Economics

Business Administration

Business Administration and Management, General
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Project Management

Business Management

Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Project Management

Chemistry

Chemistry, General

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering, General

Clinical Psychology

Clinical Psychology

Communications

Communication, General
Health Communication
International and Intercultural Communication
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Political Communication

Computer Engineering

Computer Engineering, General

Computer Networking

Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Computer Science

Computer Science

Counseling

Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor

Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Crime Scene Investigation

Forensic Science and Technology

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Securities Services Administration/Management

Criminology

Criminology

Design

Interior Design

Early Childhood Education

Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs

Education

Computer Teacher Education
Education, Other
Elementary Education and Teaching
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Special Education and Teaching, General
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other

Educational Leadership

Adult and Continuing Education Administration
Curriculum and Instruction
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Educational/Instructional Technology
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration

Elementary Education

Elementary Education and Teaching

EMT

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)

Engineering

Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Engineering, General
Mechanical Engineering
Systems Engineering
Engineering/Industrial Management

English

Creative Writing
English Language and Literature, General

Film

Documentary Production

Finance

Finance, General

Forensic Science

Forensic Science and Technology

Health Science

Human/Medical Genetics
Immunology
Molecular Medicine
Neuroscience
Pharmacology

Healthcare

Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
Art Therapy/Therapist
Athletic Training/Trainer
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Blood Bank Technology Specialist
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Clinical Research Coordinator
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist
Dental Clinical Sciences, General
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Health Services Administration
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Hematology Technology/Technician
International Public Health/International Health
Medicine
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
Nursing Administration
Nursing Practice
Palliative Care Nursing
Physical Therapy/Therapist
Physician Assistant
Public Health Education and Promotion
Public Health, General
Public Health, Other
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing

Healthcare Administration

Clinical Research Coordinator
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
Health/Health Care Administration/Management

History

History, General

Homeland Security

National Security Policy Studies

Hospitality

Meeting and Event Planning
Tourism and Travel Services Management

Human Resources

Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Organizational Behavior Studies

Human Services

Human Services, General

Information Systems

Management Information Systems, General
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance

Information Technology

Information Science/Studies

Interior Design

Interior Design

International Business

International Business/Trade/Commerce
International Policy Analysis
International Economics

Journalism

Journalism
Publishing

Language

Chinese Language and Literature
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Japanese Language and Literature
Russian Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature

Law

Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Forensic Science and Technology
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law
International Law and Legal Studies
Law
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other
Legal Support Services, Other

Law Enforcement

Criminal Justice/Police Science

Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Philosophy

Management

Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Project Management

Marketing

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Math

Applied Mathematics, General
Mathematics, General
Statistics, General

MBA

Business Administration and Management, General

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Medical Assistant

Physician Assistant

Mental Health

Mental Health Counseling/Counselor

MSN

Nursing Administration

Music

Music, General

Nurse Practitioner

Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Nursing Administration
Nursing Practice
Palliative Care Nursing
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing

Nursing

Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Nursing Administration
Nursing Practice
Palliative Care Nursing
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing

Organizational Psychology

Organizational Behavior Studies
Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Paralegal

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Paramedic

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)

Personal Training

Athletic Training/Trainer

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy/Therapist

Physician Assistant

Physician Assistant

Physics

Biophysics
Physics, General

Political Science

American Government and Politics (United States)
Political Science and Government, General

Project Management

Project Management

Psychology

Clinical Psychology
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Psychology, General

Public Administration

International Policy Analysis
Public Administration
Public Policy Analysis, General

Public Health

Environmental Health
Health Services Administration
International Public Health/International Health
Public Health Education and Promotion
Public Health, General
Public Health, Other

Public Relations

Health Communication
International and Intercultural Communication
Political Communication
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
Public Relations/Image Management

RN to MSN

Nursing Administration

Science

Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biophysics
Biostatistics
Epidemiology
Evolutionary Biology
Genetics, General
Genome Sciences/Genomics
Molecular Genetics
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Chemistry, General
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
Physics, General
Clinical Psychology
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Psychology, General
Anthropology
Archeology
Geography
Physical and Biological Anthropology

Social Work

Community Organization and Advocacy

Sociology

Sociology

Sonography

Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician

Special Education

Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injuries
Special Education and Teaching, General
Special Education and Teaching, Other

Speech Therapy

Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist

Sports Medicine

Athletic Training/Trainer

Teaching

Computer Teacher Education
Elementary Education and Teaching
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other

Technology

Biotechnology
Management Information Systems, General
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Computer Science
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Information Science/Studies
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician

Theology

Religion/Religious Studies

Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician

Video Production

Documentary Production

Writing

Creative Writing