Public Policy at George Washington UniversityGeorge Washington University has to offer and decide if the program is a good match for you. Get started with the following essential facts.
GWU is located in Washington, District of Columbia and approximately 27,017 students attend the school each year.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Public Policy section at the bottom of this page.
GWU Public Policy Degrees Available
- Master’s Degree in Public Policy
- Doctorate Degree in Public Policy
GWU Public Policy Rankings
Public Policy Student Demographics at GWU
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the public policy majors at George Washington University.
GWU Public Policy Master’s Program
Of the students who received a public policy master's degree from GWU, 58% were white. This is above average for this degree on the natiowide level.
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from George Washington University with a master's in public policy.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||6|
|Hispanic or Latino||4|
Careers That Public Policy Grads May Go Into
A degree in public policy can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for DC, the home state for George Washington University.
|Occupation||Jobs in DC||Average Salary in DC|
|Medical and Health Services Managers||1,580||$145,760|
|Political Science Professors||1,160||$127,410|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Michiel1972 under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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