MSGC Courses

Course Number Course Name Credits
Core Curriculum (23 credit hours)
GCON 6502 Formation of Government Contracts 3.0
GCON 6503 Performance of Government Contracts 3.0
GCON 6505 Marketing and the Government Marketplace 3.0
GCON 6506 Pricing Issues in Government Contracts 3.0
GCON 6515 Advanced Writing for Government Contracts 2.0
DNSC 6261 Introduction to Project and Program Management 3.0
DNSC 6202 Mathematics and Statistics for Management 3.0
MBAD 6211 Financial Accounting 3.0
TOTAL CREDITS: 23
Electives – Law or Business (9 credit hours)
Elective credits can be fulfilled by taking 6000+ level courses within the School of Business
in addition to the GCON courses listed below, which are taught at the GW Law School.

TOTAL CREDITS: 9

Capstone (4 credit hours)
GCON 6501 MSGC Capstone Research and Writing Project 3.0
GCON 6504 MSGC Capstone Scholarly Writing 1.0
TOTAL CREDITS: 4
MS GOVERNMENT CONTRACTS CURRICULA TOTAL CREDITS: 36
Law School Electives
GCON 6508 Comparative Public Procurement 3.0
GCON 6509 State and Local Procurement 3.0
GCON 6510 Foreign Government Contracting 3.0
GCON 6511 Federal Grants Law 3.0
GCON 6512 Government Procurement of Intellectual Property Seminar 3.0
GCON 6513 Procurement Reform 3.0
GCON 6514 Anti-Corruption and Compliance in Procurement 3.0
GCON 6515 Public Values & Foreign Affairs Outsourcing 3.0

For more detailed descriptions of each course please see Course Descriptions and Prerequisites.