Georgetown University

United States of America

289th US-News World Ranking

Established in 1789, Georgetown University is located in northwest Washington, DC. It is a highly competitive private university and the oldest Catholic Institution of higher learning in the academic and research institutions, offering a unique educational experience that prepares the next generation of global citizens to lead and make a difference in the world.

Georgetown is home to a vibrant community of over 18000 accomplished students and 1600+ distinguished faculty members. Together, Georgetown University uses different methods of innovative teaching, including dialog and new technology to realize passion for learning across discipline, campuses and continents.

Georgetown’s nine schools (Georgetown College, McDonough School of Business, Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown Law, School of Medicine, School of Continuing Studies, School of Nursing and Health Studies, McCourt School of Public Policy) offer a wide variety of intellectually rigorous programs designed to prepare students for many disparate careers and guide them toward their intellectual and professional goals.

The mission of the University is to make every admitted applicant financially possible to attend Georgetown, ensuring recruit, retain and graduate a talented and diverse learning community. The Office of Student Financial Services (OSFS) serves all undergraduate and graduate students for the financial aid process from application to graduation.

Georgetown’s globally recognized programs draw exceptional graduate and undergraduate students from nearly every corner of the world. These students represent a broad spectrum of economic, racial, religious, and demographic backgrounds, and play a special role in advancing Georgetown’s international character. The Office of Global Services provides a wealth of services to the International students, including immigration advising and cultural and educational programming.

Notable Alumni: Bill Clinton (42nd President of the United States), Bradley Cooper (American actor), Antonin Gregory Scalia (Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States)

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

The program allows undergraduate students who are accepted in the program to have two graduate-level courses in their major credited toward both the bachelors and the master s degrees. Additional graduate courses in the major beyond the 38 courses and the 120 credits can also be applied toward the master s degree, up to a maximum of six credits.

Georgetown Application for First-Year Admission, Secondary School Report (including transcript and counselor recommendation), Teacher s Recommendation, Test scores: SAT, ACT, TOEFL, IELTS, Visa Information

Linguist. Researcher, Teacher, Writer

10th Jan

English

Demonstrate knowledge of the major historical and sociopolitical developments in the experiences of people of the African diaspora. Students will Acquire both an analytical ability rooted in a traditional discipline and the interdisciplinary skills of investigation and research.

Georgetown Application for First-Year Admission, Secondary School Report (including transcript and counselor recommendation), Teacher s Recommendation, Test scores: SAT, ACT, TOEFL, IELTS, Visa Information

Researcher, Teacher, Consultant, Writer

10th Jan

English

This program allows the best of Georgetown undergraduates to further their intellectual and professional development while working with Georgetown faculty. Those students with a clear commitment to the study of politics and with a potential interest in politics or public service should consider applying to this program.

Georgetown Application for First-Year Admission, Secondary School Report (including transcript and counselor recommendation), Teacher s Recommendation, Test scores: SAT, ACT, TOEFL, IELTS, Visa Information

Public servant, political leader, government official, teacher

10th Jan

English

A major in American Musical Culture consists of ten music courses and one senior capstone project. Designed for students interested in American Studies, arts management, cultural criticism, entertainment law, media studies, music business, music journalism or musicology, the program offers a range of classes in music history, theory, recording arts, and performance.

Georgetown Application for First-Year Admission, Secondary School Report (including transcript and counselor recommendation), Teacher s Recommendation, Test scores: SAT, ACT, TOEFL, IELTS, Visa Information

Music writer, Music Journalist, Music composer, Teacher

10th Jan

English

The American Studies major seeks, through the relation and interaction of traditional disciplines in the humanities and social sciences, to develop an integrated and intensive understanding of the social, historical, material, and aesthetic aspects of American cultures.

Georgetown Application for First-Year Admission, Secondary School Report (including transcript and counselor recommendation), Teacher s Recommendation, Test scores: SAT, ACT, TOEFL, IELTS, Visa Information

Journalist, Teacher, Researcher,Consultant

10th Jan

a) Georgetown Application

b) $75 application fee

c) Official high school transcript and Secondary School Report

d) Letter of Recommendation

e) Official ACT or SAT scores

f) Typical SAT scores: SAT Range (1320-1520), ACT score(30-33)

g) Average GPA 3.76

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

i) Acceptance rate: 16.4% (2016)

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

Fees

Bachelors: $50,550

Masters: Fees vary for each program.

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

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at Georgetown University is $18,000 approx. 

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities

Bachelors: January 10

Masters: Deadlines vary for each program.

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

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United States of America
22
US News
52
QS
71 -99
Shanghai
43
Times Higher Education
21
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University Stats

17849

Students

2624

International Students

7636

Undergraduates

10213

Postgraduate

1500

Faculty Strength

15

International Faculty

12

Student Faculty Ratio

17
%

Acceptance Rate

$
53520

Tuition Fees

$
18360

Living Cost

4

Avg. GPA

43

Avg. IB

* All cost are in USD