George Washington University

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Application (Fall 2014)

Application deadline (U.S. residents) April 1
Application deadline (international students) April 1
Notification of admissions (as submitted by school) On a rolling basis beginning January 16
Same admissions standards are used for all online programs Yes
Denies enrollment to some qualified applicants Yes
Admits applicants living abroad Yes
SOC Member No
Offers DANTES course(s) for applied credit Yes

Admissions & Enrollment

Applicants 90
Accepted 73
Enrolled 66
Admits applicants living abroad Yes
Acceptance rate 81%
Average undergraduate GPA 3.25
Entrants providing undergraduate GPA 58%
Average GRE score breakdown 153 verbal
146 quantitative
3.9 analytical writing

Requirements

Application essay Yes
GRE requirement GRE
Letters of recommendation 2
Letters of recommendation from professional contacts 2
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required Paper 550, internet 80

Admission Factors

Academic factors
Undergraduate institution Important
Class rank Not Considered
Undergraduate GPA Very Important
Undergraduate field of study Considered
Recommendation(s) Very Important
Standardized test scores Very Important
Non-academic factors
Application essay Very Important
Interview Very Important
Work experience Important
Character/personal qualities Important
First-generation college student Not Considered
Alumni/alumnae relations Considered
Geographical residence Not Considered
Applicant's interest level Very Important

Admissions Contacts

Director of admissions Sarah Lang
Admissions phone (202) 994-9283
Admissions email gsehdadm@gwu.edu
Admissions website http://gsehd.gwu.edu/admissions

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