Why The George Washington UniversityOnline?

During the 2016-17 school year, it is estimated that 1.89 million bachelors degrees were conferred.* In that same time frame, approximately 773,000 master’s degrees were completed.** These numbers signify a tremendous level of competition in the job market. Earning your degree from an esteemed institution like GW can be the edge you need to outperform the rest of the field.

It’s also important to note that our online courses are led by the same expert faculty, and graduates earn the same degree as their on-campus counterparts. Because at GW, we fully recognize the importance of investing in a high-quality, convenient education.

How Our Online Classes Work

Blackboard, GW’s learning management system, is the platform most programs use. From this virtual classroom, you will receive assignments, interact with instructors and classmates, use message boards and more.

Blackboard support is available 24/7. Students can contact the Division of Information Technology Support Center Monday – Friday, 7:00am – 10:00pm.

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