82
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

The George Washington University / Program in International Development Studies is located in Washington, DC, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 48

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Capstone project

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

205
Applied
179
Accepted
37
Enrolled
87%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
Spring deadline October 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements 2 years (or the equivalent) of a modern foreign language, introductory courses in microeconomics and macroeconomics
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

82
Total Graduate Students
37%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
62%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.54%
Black or African American 15.85%
White or Caucasian 50%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 8.54%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.44%
Unknown 1.22%

Gender

Male (19%)
Female (80%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Development, anthropology, health and development, political science, education
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2121 I Street, NW
Washington, DC  20052
United States
Contact Prof. Sean Roberts
Director
Email: seanrr@gwu.edu
Phone: 202-994-7739
Fax: 202-994-5477