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At the GW School of Business, you're more than a student —

you're part of a thriving community of lifelong learners.


Earn a graduate certificate now, and return later to fold it into a Master's degree. Combine certificates and courses to create a program that's tailored to your vision. Whatever your path may be, when it comes time to enhance your skill set — or retain your competitive edge — we have a program designed to fit every stage of your career.



  • Earn Your Master's Degree Online
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    Earn Your Master's Degree Online

    Our newly-redesigned Graduate Online Programs allow you to have an on-campus experience from anywhere in the world without sacrificing academic quality or professional opportunity.

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  • Build Your Own Degree
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    Build Your Own Degree

    Our instructional designers have created three new degree programs that allow you to jumpstart your career in business with an education that's tailor-made by you: Master of Interdisciplinary Business Studies, Master of Science in International Business, and Master in Management.

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  • Accelerate Your Career
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    Accelerate Your Career

    The new Accelerated MBA at the GW School of Business is a flexible program designed to allow students to complete a MBA degree at their own speed. Students may choose between two years of full-time study or one year of full-time study and two years of part-time study.

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  • Revolutionizing Graduate Business Education
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    Revolutionizing Graduate Business Education

    In this Reuters video, you'll hear from GWSB deans, faculty and staff as they describe the school’s innovative approach to business education and the steps we've taken to meet the needs of today’s students and the demands of the modern business environment.

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  • The Student Experience at GWSB
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    The Student Experience at GWSB

    We hear from several students about why studying at GWSB works for them and what makes the experience unique, and Dr. Ayman Tarabishy talks about teaching with passion and tying theory to practice in both on-campus and online courses.

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  • Earn Your Bachelor's AND Master's in Five Years
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    Earn Your Bachelor's AND Master's in Five Years

    The 4+1 Program at the GW School of Business provides the option to share up to nine credit hours between an undergraduate and a graduate program, allowing full-time students to complete both a bachelor's and a master's degree in five years.

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Choose your path

Thirteen specialized master's degrees. Six MBA formats.

More than 20 graduate and professional certificates.


Whether you choose to study on campus or online, we provide an educational fit for all types of students. You'll also reach your goals in less time with our combined degrees as well as new opportunities like our 4+1 Program, which allows you to complete both a bachelor's and a master's degree in five years.


Explore Our Undergraduate Programs

Explore Our MBA Programs

Explore Our Specialized Master's Programs

Explore Our Graduate Certificates


Explore Our Professional Certificates

Explore Our Online Programs

Explore Our Executive Education Programs

Explore Our Doctoral Programs


"GWSB helped me develop a career path by challenging my conventional understanding of business, giving me access to esteemed faculty and staff members that cultivated my interests, and giving me access to professional networks that continue to guide my career path."

-Karima Morris Woods (MBA '11), Commissioner, DC Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking




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Ask Us Anything

Join us for an upcoming admissions event to learn more about our graduate programs, including our brand new MS in Interdisciplinary Business Studies, MS in International Business, and MS in Management degrees. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions, hear about funding opportunities, and get application tips from our admissions officers.

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GWSB undergraduates from the "Age of Globalization" class visit the World Bank to learn about its mission and explore career and student engagement opportunities.

A Location Like No Other

Located in the heart of Washington, D.C., where business and policy intersect, the GW School of Business affords students unmatched access to unique learning experiences and internship opportunities. GWSB students pursue expertise in the world of business from an enviable vantage point.

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The GW School of Business is proud to present a new series of 30-minute interviews with notable alumni and respected thought leaders in the business, government and nonprofit arenas.

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