George Mason University

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#145 in Best National University Ranking
Richmond, Virginia Location
Public University Type

George Mason University offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Doctor's degree in research
  • Doctor's degree for professional practice

Composition of Undergraduate Students

89.2% Acceptance Rate
21198 Students Applied
18909 Students got Accepted

An acceptance rate of 89.2% makes it relatively easy to get admission.

Composition of Graduate Students

11437 Students Enrolled (On-campus & Online)
7351 Students enrolled exclusively in distance education
2617 Students enrolled in at least one distance education course
1529 Students enrolled in top 7 Masters degree program
110 Total Graduate Programs Specialization
What is the admission policy at George Mason University?

George Mason University has an open admission policy. It will accept any student who applies.


George Mason University has been ranked 145


Acceptance Rate: 89.2%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $37,410

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $36,474

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $7,838

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $9,284

George Mason University most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

  • Curriculum and Instruction : 412
  • Special Education and Teaching : 341
  • Data Science : 198
  • Educational Leadership and Administration : 181
  • Law : 172

George Mason University most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

  • Information Technology : 353
  • Psychology : 337
  • Computer and Information Sciences : 285
  • Biology and Biological Sciences : 264
  • Business Administration and Management -MBA : 236