|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||13:1|
|Dormitory capacity||7,244 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
George Washington University is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 25,488 applications and only 10,249 students were granted admission. George Washington University is at the #38 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In Fall 2016, 40% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 54% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1180 to 1395|
|ACT||27 to 32|
In 2016-2017 academic year, George Washington University's tuition was $51,875 for all students regardless of residency (93.6% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 82% of George Washington University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 14% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,370 (which is 0.7% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at George Washington University in 2016-2017, was 1,116, which is 43% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,226 (which is 5.6% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, George Washington University has enrolled a total of 27,159 students (18,269 students full-time and 8,890 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 27,159 students, 627 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 41% men and 59% women and 11,504 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 15,655 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 4,422 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 15%
Black/African American: 10%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Two or more races: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at George Washington University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Legal Professions And Studies||20%||2,326||201|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||19%||2,250||1155|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||9%||1,089||768|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||3%||338||0|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||3%||315||247|
|Mathematics And Statistics||2%||213|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||194||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of George Washington University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of George Washington University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $51,400. Last year, out of the total 2,025 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,843 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,542 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,313 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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