School of Media and Public Affairs The George Washington University

School of Media and Public Affairs The George Washington University

Washington, DC
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
70%
30%
student ratio
50
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
59%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public Affairs Graduate Certificate
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 22
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 13
    • * 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? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

59% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 86
    • Accepted 51
    • Acceptance Rate 59
    • Enrolled 24
  • 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 April 1st January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • 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 awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students50
    • Female Percentage70%
    • Male Percentage30%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students50
    • Part-time Percentage38%
    • Full-time Percentage62%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American14%
    • White / Caucasian56%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races6%
    • Unknown or International Student18%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty22
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%

Location & Contact

School of Media and Public Affairs

The George Washington University

2121 I Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052
United States

Frank Sesno

Director

Phone: 202-994-9553
Email: sesno@gwu.edu

Information Contact

Phone: 202-994-6227
Fax: 202-994-5806
Email: smpa@gwu.edu

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