Profile Data from 2012
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  • Program Cost
    $99,500
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Enrollment
    60
Contact Information
2201 G Street NW
Suite 550
Washington, District of Columbia 20052, United States
Website

Located in the center of Washington DC, the George Washington University School of Business MBA programs offer 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. 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.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    28%
  • Selectivity
    30%

Events Calendar

  • Jan 7
    8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Online Information Session - Online MBA

    Online

    The George Washington University School of Business invites you to join us to learn more about the Global MBA Program. Connect with one of our Admission Directors at an information session to learn more about our curriculum, alumni involvement, professional development opportunities, and how to make yourself an ideal candidate.

  • Jan 13
    6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Inside the MBA - Boston

    Boston, MA

    Inside the MBA provides an opportunity for prospective MBA students to gain insights about MBA programs, including how to choose an MBA program and navigating the MBA admissions process. The event includes a panel discussion and the chance to meet each member school's representatives and alumni to ask questions one-on-one.

  • Jan 15
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Graduate Programs Information Session

    Washington, DC

    The Deans, Admissions Directors, and Faculty of the GW School of Business invite you to join them to discuss their portfolio of Graduate Programs. Attend this session to learn how to position yourself as an ideal candidate. Discover which Graduate Program is the right fit for you: MBA, Information Systems Technology, Project Management, Tourism Administration, Accountancy, Finance, Government Contracts and Business Analytics.

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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
Re-Applicants
2% 2
0%
Wait-listed
100% 0
100 Minimum TOEFL Score
Pre-MBA Careers
General Management
45% 45
Finance / Accounting
25% 25
Consulting
15% 15
Marketing / Sales
10% 10
Operations
5% 5
Other
30% 30
Government
30% 30
Non-Profit
25% 25
Financial Services
10% 10
Consulting
5% 5
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Deloitte
  • Fannie Mae
  • State Department
  • Wells Fargo

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$99,500
Total Program Cost
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$99,500
Total Program Cost
Basic scholarships awarded
Loans
Loan guarantee policy No
0 Full Tuition Scholarships Awarded
75% Percent that received aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • 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
Lectures
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 GW 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
White
95% 95
African American
3% 3
Asian American
1% 1
Student Citizenship
Africa
1% 1
South America
1% 1
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Campus
  • 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?

18,574 Living MBA Alumni 21 Countries where alumni clubs exist
21 Active alumni clubs
3% Participating in gift donations Yes Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.