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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.


  • 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 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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

Twelve specialized master's degrees. Six MBA formats. Twenty-five 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

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Let's Chat

Join us for an upcoming Info Session to learn more about our graduate programs, including our brand new Master of Interdisciplinary Business Studies, MS in International Business, and Master's 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 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, Deputy Director of Business Development & Strategy, Office of the Deputy Mayor of Washington, D.C.




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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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GWSB students travel to the Himalayas, Egypt and other locations as part of GWSB's Global & Experiential Education.

A Global Education

Global & Experiential Education at GWSB offers direct exposure to today's business problems and gives you the opportunity to create real-world solutions by connecting academic theory and practice for a live client here in the U.S. or abroad.

Discover Global & Experiential Education



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The GW School of Business stands united in solidarity with those who cry out for justice, those who fight structural racism, inequality and oppression, and those who want to create true equality for all.

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GWSB Expertise is a new series of short articles on topical issues written by GWSB faculty. Learn about the economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, see how the hospitality industry has changed during this time of crisis, read about the upcoming name change of the Washington Redskins NFL football team, and more.

Build Your Expertise



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

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GW Business Magazine

Read the 2020 issue of GWBusiness magazine, including informative features on new GWSB faculty and programs, alumni profiles and more. Page through the 2020 issue right here or view an accessible version of the magazine.