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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    644
  • Program Cost
    $91,636
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
2201 G Street, NW
Duques Hall 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 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.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    34%
  • Selectivity
    43%
  • Job Offers
    85%
  • Average Salary
    $83,356.00
  • Top Industry
    Consulting

Events Calendar

  • Jul 26
    11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    The MBA Tour (San Francisco)

    San Francisco, CA

    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!

  • Jul 27
    11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    The MBA Tour (Los Angeles)

    Los Angeles, CA

    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!

  • Aug 1
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Online MBA Information Session

    Online

    The George Washington University School of Business invites you to join us to learn more about the Online 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.

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About George Washington University

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.28 GPA of All Applicants 3.29 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 56
  • Median 51
  • Middle 80% 24 to 96
Admissions Selectivity
43% School of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

644 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
77% 615
81% 644
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 656
43% 43.0
34% 34.0
Female
43% 43
International
57% 57
Re-Applicants
0%
0%
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Commerce
  • Accepted
  • Finance
  • Commerce
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • George Washington University
  • University of Bombay (Mumbai)
  • Boston College
  • Fudan University
  • University of Southern California
Importance of Application Elements
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Accenture
  • Oracle
  • Towers Watson
  • US Marine Corps
  • US Peace Corps
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
1% 1
1% 1
710 to 739
8% 8
11% 11
680 to 709
13% 13
19% 19
650 to 679
15% 15
21% 21
620 to 649
19% 19
19% 19
590 to 619
17% 17
16% 16
560 to 589
10% 10
8% 8
530 to 559
7% 7
5% 5
500 to 529
3% 3
1% 1
Under 500
7% 7
0% 0
English Language Requirements
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Consulting 32%
Top Industry
  • Other 23%
  • Financial Services 12%
  • Petroleum/Energy 11%
Deloitte 5
Top Employer
  • Capital One 2
  • Booz Allen Hamilton 2
  • Airlines Reporting Corporation 2
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
85% School of Business 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
60% 60
64% 63.699022556390986
60% Receive Offers
58% 58
58% 57.85206896551723
58% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
25% 25
21% 21.110859375
25% Receive Offers
27% 27
25% 24.93132867132867
27% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
5% 5.492558139534883
0%
7% 7.091818181818181
70% Graduates seeking full-time employment
15% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Deloitte 5
  • Capital One 2
  • Booz Allen Hamilton 2
  • Airlines Reporting Corporation 2
  • IBM 2
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
36% 36
$91,619.00
60K 125K
Finance/Accounting
21% 21
$90,690.00
63K 130K
Human Resources
3% 3
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
10% 10
$71,938.00
50K 100K
Information Technology
5% 5
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
7% 7
Data not provided
Other
18% 18
$73,807.00
42K 103K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
32% 32
$93,200.00
62K 125K
Consumer Products
1% 1
Data not provided
Financial Services
12% 12
$93,130.00
63K 130K
Government
3% 3
Data not provided
Manufacturing
1% 1
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
1% 1
Data not provided
Non-profit
1% 1
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
11% 11
$83,750.00
60K 95K
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
3% 3
Data not provided
Real Estate
3% 3
Data not provided
Technology
9% 9
Data not provided
Other
23% 23
$68,793.00
42K 100K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
3% 3
Data not provided
More than one year, up to three years
19% 19
$70,803.00
48K 103K
More than five years
33% 33
$89,235.00
50K 130K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
3% 3
Data not provided
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
0% 0
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Data not provided
Non-European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
1% 1
Data not provided
North America
93% 93
$84,408.00
48K 130K
South America
0% 0
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
11% 11
$81,250.00
50K 100K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
65% 65
$84,283.00
50K 130K
U.S. South
6% 6
$81,667.00
75K 90K
U.S. Southwest
6% 6
$100,000.00
85K 125K
U.S. Midwest
6% 6
$80,367.00
48K 100K
U.S. West
6% 6
$78,125.00
50K 103K
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
Data not provided
Canada
0% 0
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
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Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Job Function

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Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Washington, D.C. Mayor's Office 5
  • Loudoun County, VA Economic Development 3
  • Montgomery County, MD 2
  • Johnson & Johnson 2
  • Abriendo Mentes 2
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 13
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 59
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Reaching Out MBA
  • DC Career Trek
  • National Career Fairs (NSHMBA & NBMBA)
  • NetImpact Conference & Career Expo

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $91,636
  • Budget $136,995
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $91,636
  • Budget $136,995
$26,750 Average Scholarship Amount
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
0%
0%
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
100%
Of first-year institutional scholarship recipients who received at least the same amount for the second year
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
40 School of Business 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Top Areas of Study
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Real Estate
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Health Care Administration
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy
  • Real Estate
  • Sports Business
  • Statistics and Operations Research
  • Strategy
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business Analytics, Walkable Urban Spaces, Non-Profit Management
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Other
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/MA (Arts)
  • MBA/MSIM (Information Management)
  • Other
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students are required to complete international experience
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 21
  • Distance learning No
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?

45% International Students
37% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
75% 75
Asian American
9% 9
African American
8% 8
Student Citizenship
North America
57% 57
Asia
32% 32
Middle East and North Africa
3% 3
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Black MBA Association
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual
  • Hispanic Student Organization
  • International Club
  • Volunteer
  • Women in MBA
  • Other

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.