Georgetown University

School of Continuing Studies

Online Washington, DC Private Regional Accreditation

School at a Glance

3 Years of distance learning
0 total students
3 degree programs View Programs
0 certificate programs

Overview

Georgetown University's School of Continuing Studies (SCS)

Georgetown University's School of Continuing Studies (SCS) offers graduate programs in professional and liberal studies, more than 30 professional certificate programs, custom and corporate training and education, summer school and special programs, and the University's only part-time bachelor's program. By pairing seasoned scholars and practitioners with innovative educational programming, SCS prepares students with the skills needed to succeed in today's evolving business landscape.

Students at SCS join a collaborative and diverse academic community consisting of:

  • Nearly 300 military students
  • 45 percent women and men of color
  • Students from more than 45 industries
  • More than 300 international students representing 75 nationalities
  • Students between 20 and 88 years of age

Connect with Industry

A cardinal component of SCS's strategic vision is to harness strong partnerships and relationships with industry experts and organizations representing a wide breadth of industries and sectors, including public relations firms; journalism, communications, and media organizations; sports industry companies; human resources agencies; government agencies; nonprofit organizations; and many more.

About Georgetown University

Georgetown University is a private, not-for-profit, accredited university located in Washington, DC. Founded in 1789 by John Carroll, Georgetown is America's oldest Catholic and Jesuit University. Today, Georgetown is a major international research university. It has nine schools, an affiliated hospital, and many highly-ranked graduate programs. Georgetown University Online

Since 1970, Georgetown University's School of Continuing Studies (SCS) has rolled out online formats for several programs. Look for online Masters degrees in some in-demand fields such as Nursing, Real Estate & Business. Find the same quality academic content in both on campus and online programs.

Mission, Vision and Values

Georgetown's mission and values reflect the Jesuit tradition of educating the whole person. The University fosters a setting where students can develop through reflection, service, and inquiry.

Enrollment, Attendance, Graduation

Based on Fall 2015 data, graduate enrollment was well over 10,500 students. Graduate attendance was as follows.

  • 31% part-time and 69% full time student
  • 11% enrolled in distance learning
  • 1,800+ Bachelors degrees, 3,300+ Masters degrees, 950+ Doctorate degrees

Financial Aid

Georgetown University accepts financial aid applications from graduate students throughout the academic year. Students who apply for federal financial aid need to submit a FAFSA. Eligible students may be able to receive loans or grants. The Georgetown University Graduate School may offer limited scholarships, assistantships, and fellowships. These are based on academic qualifications.

To remain compliant with federal VISA regulations, international students are not eligible to take courses exclusively online. Georgetown University is not yet able to offer online formats in every state for every online program.

Start Dates

Programs may have specific start dates based on academic semesters. For example, MPS degree programs start in Fall, Summer, and Spring Semesters.

Faculty

Georgetown University has over 1,450 full-time and 1,050 part-time faculty. Among Georgetown's instructors are former diplomats, public health officials, economists, scientists, CEO's and other industry experts. Across the disciplines, faculty members hold advanced degrees from the Ph.D. and J.D. to the M.A., M.B.A. and M.Ed., among others.

Degree Programs

Georgetown University Offers the Following Degree Programs Online

Undergraduate Programs

Associate's Degrees

This school does not offer any online Associate's Degrees

Bachelor's Degrees

This school does not offer any online Bachelor's Degrees

Graduate Programs

Master's Degrees

MPS in in Real Estate
MPS in in Technology Management
MPS in in Sports Industry Management

Doctoral Degrees

This school does not offer any online Doctoral Degrees

Location & Contact

Student Contact

Jason Smith Executive Director of Enrollment Management 202-687-8700
School of Continuing Studies 640 Massachusetts Ave NW Washington D.C. 20001

Head of Distance Learning

Jeremy Stanton Chief Digital Officer 202-6878700
School of Continuing Studies 640 Massachusetts Ave NW Washington D.C. 20001

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