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Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

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

The George Washington University

About Us

Located in Washington, D.C., the George Washington University (GW) is a private research university that was founded in 1821. The school has a legacy of preparing leaders who create positive change and is now working to extend this vision to learners outside of D.C. through its online learning programs. GW's online programs are designed to meet the needs of busy professionals and adult learners and have a flexible structure that allows students to work around their current job and family commitments.

Online Healthcare Graduate Programs

Prospective students can participate in flexible online healthcare programs that explore innovative educational techniques and are taught by nationally recognized faculty members. The programs are designed in partnership with influential healthcare organizations and prepare students for opportunities with a variety of governmental and non-governmental organizations. Online healthcare programs offered through GW include:

  • Clinical Research Administration (Master's or Certificate)
  • Clinical and Translational Research (Master's or Certificate)
  • Health Care Quality (Master's or Certificate)
  • Regulatory Affairs (Master's or Certificate)

Online Education and Leadership Programs

The Graduate School of Education and Human Development's online programs include master's degree and certificate programs designed to prepare leaders for the teaching, leadership and administration, and education technology fields. Program options include:

  • Education Technology Leadership (Master's and Graduate Certificates)
  • Educational Leadership and Administration (Master's, Post-Master's Certificate or Education Specialist (EdS) Degree)
  • Organizational Leadership and Learning (Master's)
  • Special Education for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners (Master's or Certificate)
  • Interdisciplinary Secondary Transition Services - Master's or Certificate (Master's or Certificate)

''The online Regulatory Affairs program at GW provided me with a good foundation to achieve a balance between home, work and school. I am now able to validate my educational experience by applying it to my career in the field while also managing my day-to-day responsibilities.''

- MSHS in Regulatory Affairs Alumnus

Why The George Washington University?

  1. Program Options: GW offers more than 100 online programs in a wide variety of fields so you can find a program that meets your professional goals.
  2. Renowned University: Online students get the same degrees, quality education and benefits as on-campus students, such as a GWorld card and the opportunity to make prominent industry connections.
  3. Personalized Attention: GW's online classes have a low student-to-faculty ratio than on-campus classes, which allows students to receive more attention from their instructors.
  4. Online Interaction: Online students at GW can virtually interact with their classmates and instructors through the school's online learning platform and use the WebEx technology to virtually attend class, complete group projects, consult with tutors, and share computer content through the Internet.
  5. Online Resources: As an online student at GW, you'll have access to a variety of university resources and services, including writing, technical, and academic support.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

Undergraduate applicants to the George Washington University must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Some programs have additional requirements. GW's graduate programs require a bachelor's degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution. For additional requirements, please contact the admissions office.

The George Washington University offers the following degree programs:

  1. Education
    • Master - Education and Human Development in Educational Leadership and Administration
    • Master - Education and Human Development in Educational Technology Leadership
    • Master - Education and Human Development in Organizational Leadership and Learning
    • Master - Education and Human Development in Secondary Special Education and Transition Services
    • Master - Education and Human Development in Special Education for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners
  2. Education Certificates
    • Education Specialist - Educational Leadership and Administration
    • Graduate Certificate - E-Learning
    • Graduate Certificate - Instructional Design
    • Graduate Certificate - Integrating Technology into Education
    • Graduate Certificate - Leadership in Educational Technology
    • Graduate Certificate - Multimedia Development
    • Graduate Certificate - Special Education for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners
    • Graduate Certificate - Training and Educational Technology
    • Graduate Certificate - Transition Special Education
    • Post-master's Certificate - Educational Leadership and Administration
  3. Health Sciences Programs
    • Graduate Certificate - Clinical Research Administration
    • Graduate Certificate - Health Care Quality
    • Graduate Certificate - Regulatory Affairs
    • Master - Clinical Research Administration
    • Master - Clinical and Translational Research
    • Master - Regulatory Affairs