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George Washington University

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George Washington University is a very large (over 20,000 students) private, not for profit, 4 year or above school located in the Mid East States in a large city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a majority of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at George Washington University include: Law with 575 PhD professional practice awards; International Relations and Affairs with 478 Bachelors awards; Business Administration and Management, General with 359 Masters awards; Systems Engineering with 208 Masters awards; Political Science and Government, General with 185 Bachelors awards;. George Washington University is located at 2121 I Street, NW in Washington, DC 20052.

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George Washington University Facts

George Washington University is located at 2121 I Street, NW in Washington, DC 20052

Total Applicants: 21,591
Percent Admitted: 33%
Dorm Capacity: 8,245
Graduation Rate: 81%
Retention Rate: 94%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 93%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 7%

George Washington University telephone number: (202) 994-1000

George Washington University is also known as GWU, GW

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

George Washington University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $45,780
Total Cost In State: $58,985
Total Cost Out of State: $58,985

Admissions stats for George Washington University

Your chances are around 33% based on admission statistics for George Washington University. That's not too bad.

Student Demographics at George Washington University
George Washington University Demographics
Totals: 8,028
     Males: 3,496 (44% of total)
     Females: 4,532 (56% of total)
Asians: 655
     Asian Males: 269 (3% of total)
     Asian Females: 386 (5% of total)
Blacks: 681
     Black Males: 211 (3% of total)
     Black Females: 470 (6% of total)
Hispanics: 451
     Hispanic Males: 178 (2% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 273 (3% of total)
Native Americans: 40
     Native American Males: 20 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 20 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 22
     Hawaiian Males: 10 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 12 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 33
     Mixed Race Males: 11 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 22 (0% of total)
Whites: 4,127
     White Males: 1,814 (23% of total)
     White Females: 2,313 (29% of total)
Foreign Students: 811
     Foreign Males: 424 (5% of total)
     Foreign Females: 387 (5% of total)
Most Popular Majors at George Washington University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
(575 PhD professional practice degrees)
International Relations and Affairs
(478 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(359 Masters degrees)
Systems Engineering
(208 Masters degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(185 Bachelors degrees)
(171 PhD professional practice degrees)
American Government and Politics (United States)
(168 Masters degrees)
Psychology, General
(149 Bachelors degrees)
International Relations and Affairs
(145 Masters degrees)
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
(138 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Engineering/Industrial Management
(135 Masters degrees)
Systems Engineering
(134 Postbaccalaureate certificate degrees)
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
(122 Associates degrees)
Information Science/Studies
(99 Masters degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(92 Bachelors degrees)
International Public Health/International Health
(92 Masters degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(86 Bachelors degrees)
Computer Science
(86 Masters degrees)
Finance, General
(84 Bachelors degrees)
Economics, General
(82 Bachelors degrees)
Public Relations/Image Management
(81 Masters degrees)
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
(80 Masters degrees)
Public Policy Analysis, General
(78 Masters degrees)
International Business/Trade/Commerce
(77 Bachelors degrees)
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other
(76 Masters degrees)
Tourism and Travel Services Management
(75 Masters degrees)
Public Administration
(74 Masters degrees)
Human Resources Development
(72 Masters degrees)
(72 Masters degrees)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
(70 Masters degrees)
George Washington University Weather
George Washington University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 54.70 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 42.19 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 75.97 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 17.48 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 16.65 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 76.49 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 33.13 (mph)
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