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Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must have a bachelor's degree or higher.

George Mason University

About George Mason University

Located in Fairfax, VA, just outside of Washington, DC, George Mason University enrolls more than 33,000 students in its undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree and certificate programs. The university also offers more than 50 distance learning programs through its online division, Mason Online. Students seeking a flexible learning program can choose between fully online programs (where 100% of the class time takes place online) or hybrid programs (where 51-99% of class can be completed but some face-to-face meetings are required.)

Online students can choose from undergraduate and graduate-level programs in fields like business and management, engineering and technology, science and math, education, and health. Students still have the opportunity to interact and collaborate with classmates and professors though email, discussion boards, blogs, online chats, wikis, and social media. Online students also have access to a variety of resources that include academic advising, counseling, financial aid advisors and IT support.

George Mason University is the largest public research university in Virginia, and is recognized for its diversity, innovation, entrepreneurship, and commitment to accessibility. Its online programs all have the same academic standards and rigor as the on-campus programs and are taught by the same accomplished faculty.

Why GMU?

  1. Online Options: You can choose between more than 50 different online programs offered through Mason Online, ranging from a bachelor's in management to master's in special education.
  2. Quality Faculty: The online courses are taught by the same high-quality and credentialed faculty who teach the face-to-face courses.
  3. Flexible Programs: Online students can access their course materials from anywhere with an Internet connection and choose a program format that fits with their schedule.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

Applicants to George Mason University must have a high school diploma or GED. Graduate programs require a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution. Some programs have additional requirements.

George Mason University offers the following degree programs:

  1. Graduate Certificate
    • Business Analytics Certificate
    • Certificate - Applied Behavior Analysis
    • Certificate - Autism Spectrum Disorder
  2. Masters
    • Master - Health Informatics
    • Master - Health Systems Management
    • Master - Special Education, specializing in Applied Behavior Analysis
    • Master - Special Education, specializing in Autism Spectrum Disorder
    • Master of Business Administration
    • Master of Business Administration: Business Analytics Specialization
    • Master of Science in Data Analytics Engineering