George Washington University

United States of America

352thQS World Ranking

The university was chartered by an Act of Congress in 1821. Its a private research University in Washington DC. It is in very close proximity to the White House and to offices of various government agencies. The university has 3 campuses: the Foggy Bottom campus, the Mount Vernon campus and the Virginia Science and Technology Campus.

The university follows a semester based academic calendar. It comprises of various schools and colleges: College of Arts and Sciences, School of Arts and Design, School of Business, Graduate School of Education and Human Development, School of Engineering and Applied Science, School of International Affairs, School of Law, School of Media and Public Affairs, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, School of Nursing, School of Political Management, College of Professional Studies, School of Public Health, School of Public Policy and Public Administration. Business, Management, Marketing, Health Professions and Related Programs, Social Sciences and Psychology are the most popular majors at the university. The university’s Law School and Graduate School of Education and Human Development are well renowned.

The university has a total student population of more than 26,000 with over 11,000 enrolled in under graduate level. It has a student to faculty ratio of 13:1 and the acceptance rate of 46%.

The George Washington University (GW) is the largest research university in Columbia District.  The Carnegie Classification for research lists GW university in the highest tier of "R1: Doctoral Universities – Highest Research Activity." GW University is consistently ranked among the top research universities in the nation for total expenditures.

Notable Alumni: Colin Luther Powell (American statesman and a retired four-star general in the United States Army), Alexander Rae Baldwin (American actor, writer, producer, and comedian)

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a) Common Application

b) Official high school transcript, School Report and Mid-Year Grade Report

c) Letters of Recommendation

d) Official SAT/ACT scores

e) Typical SAT scores: Math (600-700), Critical reading (590-690), Writing (600-690), ACT Composite (27-31)

f) Average GPA 3.65

g) TOEFL/IELTS/PTE scores if the applicant’s native language is not English

h) Acceptance rate: 39.5% (2016)

i) Portfolio

Requirements may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Undergraduate: $53,435

Graduate: $29,840

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living is $17,358 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: Fall: January 1, Spring: October 1

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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Regional

United States of America
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US News
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QS
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Shanghai
60
Times Higher Education
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University Stats

26212

Students

3479

International Students

11157

Undergraduates

15055

Postgraduate

2016

Faculty Strength

15

International Faculty

13

Student Faculty Ratio

46
%

Acceptance Rate

$
55140

Tuition Fees

$
17358

Living Cost

$
3230

Other Fees

3.8

Avg. GPA

* All cost are in USD