Profile Data from 2012
  • Program Cost
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Enrollment
Contact Information
2201 G Street NW
Suite 550
Washington, District of Columbia 20052, United States

Located in the center of Washington DC, the George Washington University School of Business MBA program gives students an extraordinary opportunity to be involved in current international and national debates and to engage with prominent global leaders and business executives. In addition to traditional business competencies, the program is infused with ethics and focuses on sustainability, social responsibility and corporate citizenship. In addition, GWSB is renowned for our international focus and hands-on experience in consulting and short-term abroad programs, and also for our emphasis on emerging markets.

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Events Calendar

  • Sep 21
    11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    The MBA Tour (Delhi)

    Delhi, India

    The MBA Tour events emphasize interaction between prospective MBA students, business school admissions representatives, alumni and other like-minded education enthusiasts. We look forward to meeting you!

  • Sep 22
    5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Idealist Grad Fair - New York

    New York, NY

    The Idealist Grad Fairs connect prospective students with graduate schools in fields such as public administration, international affairs, education, public policy, public interest law, social work, nonprofit management, global and public health, theology, environmental science, and socially responsible business.

  • Sep 23
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Graduate Programs On-Campus Information Session

    Washington, DC

    Join us for an opportunity to network with our graduate program Deans, Faculty, and Admissions Counselors. Representatives will provide counsel in choosing a program that will help you lead with credibility, expand your network and focus your expertise. Learn more about GWSB's full-time, part-time and online graduate programs.


About George Washington University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 5
  • Middle 80% 2 to 3
Admissions Selectivity
30% School of Business 77% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 100
30% 30.0
28% 28.0
2% 2
100% 0
100 Minimum TOEFL Score
Pre-MBA Careers
General Management
45% 45
Finance / Accounting
25% 25
15% 15
Marketing / Sales
10% 10
5% 5
30% 30
30% 30
25% 25
Financial Services
10% 10
5% 5
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Deloitte
  • Fannie Mae
  • State Department
  • Wells Fargo

Tuition: Can I afford it?

$ $ $ $ $
Total Program Cost
$ $ $ $ $
Total Program Cost
Basic scholarships awarded
Loan guarantee policy No
0 Full Tuition Scholarships Awarded
75% Percent that received aid

Academics: What will I learn?

  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
100% 100
100% 100
Students in Core Classes
30 School of Business 36 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
33% 33
33% 33
Team project
33% 33
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Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/MA (Arts)
Top Areas of Study
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Public Policy
  • Strategy
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • 0
  • Write a complete business plan
  • Present final company-specific project results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 16
  • Distance learning No
  • Out of country or special trip/project Yes
Technology Improvements
  • The Business School has provided replacement computers for faculty, staff and student labs, subscribed to significant numbers of additional database resources, collaborated with other GW schools to provide access to more robust platforms for statistical analysis of large data sets, expanded video conference facilities, creating multiple video conferencing rooms for group work and private/academic partnerships, and signed partnership agreements for the development of distance education offerings.

Students: Who are my classmates?

36 Average age of student 2% International Students
35% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
95% 95
African American
3% 3
Asian American
1% 1
Student Citizenship
1% 1
South America
1% 1
More Information
  • Campus distance from airport 10 miles
  • Pre-program Orientation
  • Types of housing overnight stay at Four Seasons hotel
  • Temporary housing available

Alumni: How strong is my network?

14,759 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
5% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.