The George Washington University Online

Founded in 1821, The George Washington University with 10,000 undergraduate and 14,000 graduate students, 1576 highly skilled faculty members, 225,000 alumni worldwide and 3 campuses, is one of the leading Universities in Washington DC, United States. The University has been continuously ranked among the Top National Universities by U.S News and World Report.

The university offers certain courses enriched in the modern technology from forensic science and creative writing to international affairs and computer engineering, as well as medicine, public health, the law and public policy.

The George Washington University is recognized by and affiliated with the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and offers certain number of different programs ranging from master`s to continuing education programs. The University provides her students and faculty the facility and pride to have the unparalleled opportunity to study and work alongside leaders and practitioners in every discipline, to take part in the interchanges that shapes community and the world.


An Act of the Congress consequence in the foundation of The George Washington University in 1821, stating the fulfillment of George Washington’s vision of an institution in the nation’s capital dedicated to educating and preparing future leaders.

Today with more than 20,000 students including all 50 states and international students from more than 130 countries, George Washington University is the Largest Higher educational institute of Columbia.

Mission Statement:

George Washington University`s mission is to provide an environment where knowledge is created and acquired and where creative endeavors seek to enrich the experiences of the global society. With the depth and honor of our academic programs, the exceptional qualifications of our full-time faculty, the unmatched experiences of our adjunct faculty and the strengths of our research initiatives allow our students, our faculty and our staff to look at the world beyond the classroom, GW University prepares the next generation and enables them to lead in future.

George Washington University – Overview:

The George Washington University was founded in 1821. Since then it has been devoted to the well being of community and society by educating more than 10,000 undergraduate and 14,000 graduate students in all of its 3 campuses. The university offers certain courses enriched in the modern technology from forensic science and creative writing to international affairs and computer engineering, as well as medicine, public health, the law and public policy.

George Washington University – Online:

Emitting the modern methodologies of education, GW University has created a virtual online campus to educate further more people, especially those adults wanting to exceed in their profession or gain excellence. George Washington University extend its campus academic with more than 1,000 courses with an indulged variety of online degree programs designed to reach students outside the traditional classroom in order to prepare them for excellence.

George Washington University`s Schools and Colleges:

  1. Columbia College of Arts and Sciences
  2. School of Medicine and Health Sciences
  3. Law School
  4. School of Engineering and Applied Science
  5. Graduate School of Education and Human Development
  6. School of Business
  7. Elliot School of International Affairs
  8. School of Public Health and Health Services
  9. College of Professional Studies
  10. The Graduate School of Political Management (GSPM)

List of Programs and Courses:

1.    Undergraduate Programs
  • Business & Management
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Health & Medicine
  • Health & Government
  • International Studies
  • Literature & language
  • Media, Journalism & Communication
  • Religion & Philosophy
  • Science & Mathematics
  • Security and Public Safety
  • Social & Human Behavior
  • Virtual & Performing Arts
2.    Graduate & Professional Programs
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Biology & Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Administration & Management
  • Computer Science & Information Technology
  • Education & Teacher Preparation
  • Engineering
  • Fine Arts & Design
  • Human Resources & Organizational Studies
  • Humanities
  • International Studies
  • Law & Legal Studies
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Media & Communication
  • Medicine, Health Sciences & Nursing
  • Museum Education & Studies
3.    International Programs
4.    Online Programs

a)    Master
  • Master of Arts in Education and Human Development in Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Master of Arts in Education Technology Leadership
  • Master of Business Administration in Healthcare
  • Master of Professional Studies in Paralegal Studies
  • Master of Professional Studies in Political Management  
  • Master of Professional Studies in Strategic Public Relations
b)    Continuing Education
  • Graduate Certificate in E-Learning
  • Graduate Certificate in Educational Technology Leadership
  • Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design
  • Graduate Certificate in Integrating Technology into Education
  • Graduate Certificate in Training and Educational Technology

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