George Washington University

George Washington University Online Learning

If you work full-time or part-time, or even if you have other demands on your time, traditional classroom courses may not be that great of an option for you. However, online classes may offer the flexibility you need, and you may even be able to get your entire degree online. On this page, we'll look at what online learning options are available at George Washington University. On this page you will find:

Online Bachelor’s Degrees at GWU

3 Online Bachelor's Programs
76 Online Bachelor's Degrees
GWU offers 3 online bachelor's degrees. During the most recent year for which data is available, 76 students obtained their bachelor's degree in one of these fields:

Online Bachelor’s Degree Number of Grads
Allied Health Professions 30
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 28
Health & Medical Administrative Services 18

The average full-time tuition for out-of-state undergraduates at GWU is $57,894. Part time students pay $1,995 per credit hour. For more information on costs, see our GWU tuition and fees page.

Online Master’s Degrees at GWU

14 Online Master's Programs
884 Online Master's Degrees
You can get an online master's degree in 14 different fields at GWU. The following table shows which subject areas are offered online and the number of recent graduates in each one.

Online Master’s Degree Number of Grads
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 27
Curriculum & Instruction 16
Educational Administration 21
Educational Assessment 3
Engineering-Related Fields 89
Health & Medical Administrative Services 220
Homeland Security 79
International Education 31
Nursing 168
Public Relations & Advertising 39
Publishing 59
Special Education 23
Systems Engineering 85
Teacher Education Subject Specific 24

The average full-time tuition for out-of-state graduate students at GWU is $32,850. Part time graduate students pay $1,825 per credit hour.

How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at GWU?

883 Undergrad Degree Seekers
268 Undergrad Non-Seekers
5,717 Graduate Students
In the 2019-2020 academic year, 6,868 students took at least one online class at George Washington University. Of these students, 883 were seeking an undergraduate degree, 268 were undergraduates who were not enrolled in a degree program (non-seekers), and 5,717 were graduate students.

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All Online Students at GWU

6,868 Took At Least One Online Class
5,311 Took All Classes Online
94.99% Out of State Students
Of the 27,017 students at George Washington University, 25.42% (6,868) took at least one class online. About 19.66% (5,311) took all of their courses online. Those students who took classes exclusively online were from the following places:

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The table below shows the total number of online students at George Washington University for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 6,868 5,311
2018-2019 6,254 4,989
2017-2018 6,791 5,374
2016-2017 6,485 5,014
2015-2016 5,732 4,422

Online Undergraduate Degree Seekers at GWU

883 Took At Least One Online Class
579 Took All Classes Online
97.75% Out of State Students
In 2019-2020, 11,106 undergraduate students attended George Washington University. Of these students 7.95% (883) took at least one class online. 5.21% (579) of undergraduate degree seekers took classes exclusively online. Those who took all of their classes online were from the following places:

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The table below shows the total number of online undergraduate degree students at George Washington University for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 883 579
2018-2019 995 661
2017-2018 1,043 633
2016-2017 977 535
2015-2016 898 559

Online Undergraduate Non-Degree Seekers at GWU

268 Took At Least One Online Class
268 Took All Classes Online
92.54% Out of State Students
Of the 657 undergraduate non-seekers at George Washington University, 40.79% (268) took at least one class online. About 40.79% (268) took all of their courses online. Those non-seekers who took classes exclusively online were from the following places:

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The table below shows the total number of online students at George Washington University for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 268 268
2018-2019 61 60
2017-2018 85 84
2016-2017 59 56
2015-2016 48 44

Online Graduate Students at GWU

5,717 Took At Least One Online Class
4,464 Took All Classes Online
94.78% Out of State Students
During the 2019-2020 academic year, 15,254 graduate students attended George Washington University, and 37.48% (5,717) were enrolled in at least one online class. 29.26% (4,464) of these students took classes exclusively online. Those graduate students who only took online courses were originally from the following places:

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The table below shows the total number of online students at George Washington University for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 5,717 4,464
2018-2019 5,198 4,268
2017-2018 5,663 4,464
2016-2017 5,449 4,423
2015-2016 4,786 3,819

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