Fairfax, VA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
50%
50%
student ratio
14
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
50%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Higher Education Administration Certificate [Educational Administration ]
    • Higher Education And Student Development Master of Arts (MA) [Student Affairs]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 3
    • * 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? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis optional and practicum
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Practicum

Admissions

50% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 6
    • Accepted 3
    • Acceptance Rate 50
    • Enrolled 3
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Yes
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreestranscript, resume, writing sample, and goals statement, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, transcript, resume, writing sample, and goals statement, 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreestranscript, resume, writing sample, and goals statement, 3 letters of recommendation
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 575 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students14
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students14
    • Part-time Percentage93%
    • Full-time Percentage7%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American14%
    • White / Caucasian57%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races15%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty5
    • Full-time Percentage80%
    • Part-time Percentage20%
    • Female Percentage80%
    • Male Percentage20%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMulticultural issues, leadership, assessment, scholarship of teaching and learning, learning analytics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$24,019

Location & Contact

Higher Education Program

College of Humanities and Social Sciences
George Mason University

4400 University Drive, MSN 1B3
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States

Jan Arminio

Director

Phone: 703-993-2064
Fax: 703-993-2307
Email: jarminio@gmu.edu

Katie Richards

Administrative Coordinator

Phone: 703-993-2310
Fax: 703-993-2307
Email: kricha22@gmu.edu


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