Georgetown University

Washington, District Of Columbia

Georgetown University Overview

Student population

Address37th and O St NW
Washington, DC
School Websitewww.georgetown.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Georgetown University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Washington, District Of Columbia that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 22,872 students applied to Georgetown University. Of those students, 3,320 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Georgetown University was $53,520, in addition to fees of $584. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Georgetown University.

Georgetown University has a 94% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Georgetown University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The Georgetown University acceptance rate is 15%. To put this into perspective, 3,320 of the 22,872 students who applied to Georgetown University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Georgetown University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Georgetown University had an SAT score between the range of 1,370 and 1,530. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Georgetown University was between 31 and 34 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Georgetown University as part of their application.

Georgetown University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Georgetown University, the tuition for in-state residents is $53,520. Combined with fees of $584, room and board costs of $15,850, other expenses of $2,686 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $54,104 in tuition.

Students at Georgetown University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Georgetown University was $7,776 last year, with 15% of students being awarded federal aid.

Georgetown University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Georgetown University.

Georgetown University has a good gender split, with 56% of undergraduates being female and 44% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 89% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 2% of students come from in-state and 9% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Georgetown University is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Georgetown University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
SOCIAL SCIENCES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS

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