Georgetown University Graduate Schools

Georgetown University (referred to as GU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Washington, DC. It is classified as a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Georgetown University is $55,128 in average. The school has 11,745 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 19,204 including undergraduate students.

Georgetown University Graduate School Overview

Georgetown University (referred to as GU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Washington, DC. It is classified as a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (1/1/1921 - Current[Estimated Date]).
GU Directory Information
School NameGeorgetown University (GU)
Address37th and O St NW, Washington, DC 20057-0001
Phone202-687-0100
Webhttps://www.georgetown.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.applyweb.com/public/register?s=gtuf
Financial Infohttps://finaid.georgetown.edu
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Georgetown University is $55,128 in average. The school has 11,745 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 19,204 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 124 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 8 programs are available online classes.
GU Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$55,128
Student Population11,745
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs124 graduate programs
(8 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio11 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Georgetown University is $55,128 in average for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $2,278. Georgetown University offers the alternative tuition plans.
GU 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$54,672
Required Fees$456
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$2,278
Georgetown University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at GU
Distance Learning (Online Classes)8 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Georgetown University is $55,128. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.87% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$47,880$451
2018-2019$49,560$452
2019-2020$51,336$454
2020-2021$53,136$455
2021-2022$54,672$456
The graduate school tuition & fees of GU is very expensive compared to private graduate schools in District of Columbia. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the District of Columbia graduate tuition is $18,608 (public) / $29,496 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Georgetown University$55,128
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
District of Columbia Graduate Schools$10,094$25,330
Public$10,094$18,608
Private$29,496
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $17,757 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Georgetown University. On-campus living costs are increased by 3.73% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-Campus
Room & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$15,434$2,646
2018-2019$15,850$2,686
2019-2020$16,466$2,556
2020-2021$17,032$2,594
2021-2022$17,758$2,600
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $2,278 at Georgetown University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.89% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$1,995
2018-2019$2,065
2019-2020$2,139
2020-2021$2,214
2021-2022$2,278

Graduate Programs at GU

Georgetown University offers 124 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 4,860 students have completed their study at Georgetown University.
Offered Degrees at Georgetown University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree8773,899
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship290131
Doctor's degree - other70829
Post Bachelor's Degree111
Total12484,860
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Georgetown University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology program with 1 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 432 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 650 completers.
Georgetown University offers 124 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 4,860 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 3,899 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 829 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 1 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 22 completers-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning22-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 108 completers$55,900
African Studies0$55,900
East Asian Studies33-
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies9-
Latin American Studies23-
Near and Middle Eastern Studies22-
Western European Studies18-
Italian Studies3-
Communication and Journalism [+] 203 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Journalism23-
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication40-
Public Relations/Image Management128-
International and Intercultural Communication12-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 113 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science12-
Information Technology Project Management101-
Education [+] 0 completers-
Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 8 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management8$45,500
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 22 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics13-
German Language and Literature2-
Spanish Language and Literature6-
Arabic Language and Literature1-
Legal Studies [+] 594 completers-
Law0-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies209$110,200
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law28-
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law10-
Health Law24-
International Law and Legal Studies48-
International Business, Trade, and Tax Law84-
Tax Law/Taxation180-
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies (other)0-
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary11-
English Language And Literature [+] 23 completers-
English Language and Literature23-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 27 completers$62,600
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies27$62,600
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 506 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biomedical Sciences0-
Molecular Biochemistry49-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology0-
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology (other)7-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology0-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology19-
Microbiology and Immunology6-
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology (other)10-
Physiology312$39,100
Oncology and Cancer Biology8-
Pharmacology13-
Biostatistics25-
Biotechnology48$59,500
Neuroscience9-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 48 completers-
Mathematics0-
Mathematics and Statistics48-
Military Technologies And Applied Sciences [+] 0 completers-
0-
Intelligence0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 120 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution24$49,500
Museology/Museum Studies20-
Science, Technology and Society54$63,600
Computational Science22-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 179 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management179-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 9 completers-
Philosophy3-
Islamic Studies0-
Religion/Religious Studies (other)6-
Physical Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry6-
Physics4-
Psychology [+] 1 completers-
Psychology1-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 25 completers-
0-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management25-
Human Services [+] 173 completers-
0-
Public Administration0-
Public Policy Analysis173$71,700
Social Sciences [+] 389 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Economics47$66,500
Applied Economics41-
Development Economics and International Development45-
International Relations and Affairs230$69,700
Political Science and Government19-
American Government and Politics (United States7-
Political Economy0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (6 completers) 397 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management43$61,300
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist6-
Medical Scientist6-
International Public Health/International Health16-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse326$99,000
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)0-
Business [+] (4 completers) 903 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management432$123,100
Project Management45-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)50-
Finance65$90,500
Hospitality Administration/Management27-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration52$78,000
International Business/Trade/Commerce54-
Real Estate178$88,400
History [+] 19 completers-
History7-
History (other)12-
Total3,899
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
Near and Middle Eastern Studies0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science7-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 14 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics8-
German Language and Literature0-
Spanish Language and Literature4-
Arabic Language and Literature2-
Legal Studies [+] 7 completers-
Law0-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies7-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 10 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies10-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 24 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences1-
Biomedical Sciences0-
Molecular Biochemistry0-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology1-
Microbiology and Immunology0-
Physiology0-
Oncology and Cancer Biology6-
Pharmacology5-
Neuroscience11-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 11 completers-
Philosophy7-
Islamic Studies0-
Religion/Religious Studies (other)4-
Physical Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry11-
Physics3-
Psychology [+] 2 completers-
Psychology2-
Social Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Economics5-
Political Science and Government12-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Chiropractic0-
International Public Health/International Health1-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse12-
Nurse Anesthetist0-
History [+] 12 completers-
History12-
Total131
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology (other)0-
Physiology0-
Oncology and Cancer Biology0-
Neuroscience0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 178 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medicine178-
Business [+] 1 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management1-
Total829
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology1-
Total1

Graduate Student Population at GU

For academic year 2021-2022, total 12,014 students enrolled into Georgetown University graduate schools where it has total 19,204 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 7,412 full-time and 4,602 part-time graduate students. By gender, 5,609 male and 6,405 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total12,0145,6096,405
Full-time7,4123,4823,930
Part-tme4,6022,1272,475
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 5,488 White (45.68%), 898 Black/African American (7.47%), 896 Hispanic (7.46%), 1,031 Asian (8.58%), and 3,701 students with other races. 2,357 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total12,0145,6096,405
American Indian/Native American13211
Asian1,031442589
Black/African American898354544
Hispanic896397499
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander19127
White5,4882,5952,893
Two More289117172
Un-Known1,023570453
Non-resident Alien2,3571,1201,237
Georgetown University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 12,014 graduate students (100.00% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively . The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total12,014
Enrolled Online Exclusively12,014
Enrolled Some Online Courses0
Not in Online Courses0

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