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Program in Health Science College of Health and Human Services George Mason University

  • Fairfax, VA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 84%16%
    student ratio
  • 43
    total students
  • $9,350 | $25,754
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • April 1
    fall application deadline
  • 83%
    acceptance rate
  • 3 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Food Security Certificate
    • Nutrition Certificate
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 2
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

83% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 60
    • Accepted 50
    • Acceptance Rate 83
    • Enrolled 41
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesresume, 3 letters of recommendation, expanded goal statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$9,350
    • Out-of-state tuition *$25,754
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$2,688.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, health care benefits (for full-time research or teaching assistantship recipients)

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students43
    • Female Percentage84%
    • Male Percentage16%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students43
    • Part-time Percentage63%
    • Full-time Percentage37%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino17%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian60%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown14%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty10
    • Full-time Percentage50%
    • Part-time Percentage50%
    • Female Percentage100%
    • Male Percentage0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchChildhood obesity, maternal and child health, and vulnerable, underserved and disadvantaged groups
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$98,739

Location & Contact

Program in Health Science

College of Health and Human Services
George Mason University

4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States

Dr. Lisa Pawloski

Chair

Phone: 703-993-4628
Fax: 703-934-2193
Email: lpawlosk@gmu.edu

Joe Wilson

Manager, Department of Food and Nutrition

Phone: 703-993-9709
Fax: 703-993-2193
Email: jwilso25@gmu.edu



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