Founded in 1821 as The Columbian College on land provided by former President George Washington, George Washington University (GW) has since developed into a leading educational and research institution. The 43 acre campus, located in Washington, D.C. is situated a few blocks from the white house and the rest of the National Mall. GW is currently ranked 52nd on U.S. News & World Report’s list of Top National Universities.
GW offers online programs through its School of Business, School of Education and Human Development, Graduate School of Political Management, and College of Professional Studies. Designed by highly experienced faculty, the online programs at GW enhance traditional learning by optimizing the advantages, such as greater classroom interaction and quick access to rich online resources of a virtual learning environment. At the same time, students enjoy the ability to study at their convenience, with minimum disruption to their careers.
The GW Graduate School of Political Management online master’s programs draw from multiple academic disciplines and are delivered in a flexible e-learning format. By combining university faculty experts with accomplished practitioners, The Graduate School of Political Management is a catalyst for academic innovation, constructing credentials for the workforce that uphold the University’s rigorous standards of academic excellence and respond to the needs of today’s political and public relations professionals.The George Washington University (GW) is a dynamic institution located in the heart of Washington DC. Founded in 1821 and chartered by the United States Congress, GW is situated at the center of national and international power and influence. For over 180 years, GW has educated leaders in the global community.
The College of Professional Studies (CPS) programs are designed for adult learners and working professionals. With a focus on engaged, high level learning, CPS offers undergraduate and graduate programs that address the competency requirements of emerging and rapidly changing professions. The College’s innovative programs are typically developed by university experts and outside partners -- businesses, professional associations, NGOs, government, and industry leaders.
With a faculty combining university experts and outstanding practitioners, the College of Professional Studies is a catalyst for academic innovation -- constructing credentials for the workforce that uphold the University’s rigorous standards of academic excellence and respond to the real-world needs of working adults.
The George Washington University (GW) has consistently been ranked among the top national universities by U.S. News & World Report. Located four blocks from the White House, GW is offering online programs through its graduate schools of business, education, political management, and professional studies.
The George Washington University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, whose purpose is to establish appropriate criteria and levels of educational excellent and effectiveness in colleges.
- Master of Professional Studies in Paralegal Studies
- Master of Professional Studies in Political Management
- Master of Professional Studies in Strategic Public Relations
- Master of Arts in Education and Human Development, in the area of Educational Technology Leadership
- Graduate Certificates in E-learning
- Graduate Certificates in Instructional Design
- Graduate Certificates in Multimedia Development
- Graduate Certificates in Training and Educational Technology
- Graduate Certificates in Leadership in Educational Technology
- Graduate Certificates in Integrating Technology into Education
- MBA in Healthcare
“I chose this program because I was familiar with the reputation of GW and the education department and knew I would come out highly prepared. Also, the convenience of the online program was a major factor in my decision. It allowed me to interact with people all over the world and grow professionally while maintaining my personal life and all the responsibilities that go along with that. I would do this again and recommend it to friends and colleagues.”
– Mollie McBroom, Graduate, Master of Arts in Education and Human Development
“Every single professor has simply been awesome. Each of them is truly an expert in the field and truly cares about each student and the program as a whole. With the knowledge I gained in class, I feel that I can excel with any project I come across at my job. This program has put me ahead of my peers and I use the knowledge and skills I gained in the program daily.”
– David Berg, Graduate, Master of Professional Studies
“The program has expanded my view of the educational system and has heightened my ability to participate in the daily operations of my school beyond the classroom. I have also benefited from a salary increase upon graduation! There was a lot of communication, support, guidance and collegiality throughout the whole program.”
– Carmen Hernan, Graduate, Master of Arts in Education and Human Development