Columbian College of Arts and Sciences The George Washington University

Columbian College of Arts and Sciences The George Washington University

Washington, DC
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
64%
36%
student ratio
2,739
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
45%
acceptance rate
42 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Graduate Certificate
      Certificate
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Doctor of Philosophy/Master of Public Policy (PhD/MPP)
      Doctor of Psychology (Psy D)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Public Policy (JD/MPP)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
      Master of Forensic Sciences (MFS)
      Master of Public Administration (MPA)
      Master of Public Administration/Juris Doctor (MPA/JD)
      Master of Public Policy (MPP)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 856
    • Doctoral Degrees 126
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 120
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required for some
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

45% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 7,223
    • Accepted 3,300
    • Acceptance Rate 45
    • Enrolled 1,090
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

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

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students2739
    • Female Percentage64%
    • Male Percentage36%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students2739
    • Part-time Percentage38%
    • Full-time Percentage62%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian47%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown or International Student29%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty1,067
    • Full-time Percentage52%
    • Part-time Percentage48%
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%

Location & Contact

Columbian College of Arts and Sciences

The George Washington University

2121 I Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052
United States

Ben Vinson

Dean

Phone: 202-994-6130
Email: bvinson3@gwu.edu

Linda Wilkerson

Executive Assistant

Phone: 202-994-6210
Fax: 202-994-6213
Email: askccas@gwu.edu


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